IJSRP, Volume 4, Issue 9, September 2014 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]
Sadiqa Abbas, Gauhar Mahmood
Ganga river originating from Gangotri in Himalayas has got very strategic location from water resource point of view. It receives water in three different seasons first from July to October called monsoon season, second from April to June called snow-melt season and third occurs occasionally in January, February, March where the scanty rainfall occurs due to western disturbances. It is occupied by number of watersheds which are generally active in monsoon season.