Publication: Ecol. Env. & Cons. 5 (3) : 1999; pp. (283-288)

Author(s): Dr Goutam Bhattacharyya

Kharkai river is the principal tributary of Subarnarekha river. The river is formed by the union of two hill streams, Terlo and Koranjai at Seraikela near Jamshedpur. The length of Kharkai proper is about 80 km and it is fed by several smaller streams. Kharkai encircles entire industrial belt of Jamshedpur township before....