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List of Towns situated on the Banks of River

A river is a large, natural stream of flowing water. Rivers are found on every continent and on nearly every kind of land. Rivers have always been important to people. In prehistoric times, people settled along the banks of rivers, where they found fish to eat and water for drinking, cooking, and bathing. Later, people learned that the fertile soil along rivers is good for growing crops. When towns and industries developed, the rushing water of rivers supplied power to operate machinery. Hundreds of factories operated mills powered by rivers.
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A river is a large, natural stream of flowing water. Rivers are found on every continent and on nearly every kind of land. Rivers have always been important to people. In prehistoric times, people settled along the banks of rivers, where they found fish to eat and water for drinking, cooking, and bathing.  Later, people learned that the fertile soil along rivers is good for growing crops.When towns and industries developed, the rushing water of rivers supplied power to operate machinery. Hundreds of factories operated mills powered by rivers. The Ganges is the greatest river on Asia's Indian subcontinent. It is sacred to the millions of followers of the Hindu religion. For thousands of years, Hindus have worshipped the river as a goddess, Ganga Ma (Mother Ganges). Hindus believe the river’s water purifies the soul and heals the body. Millions of people use the Ganges every day for bathing, drinking, and industry.

Indian Cities /Towns situated on the Banks of River

            Cities

Rivers

  Surat          

 Tapti/Tapi

  Vijaywada        

 Krishna

  Hyderabad       

 Musi

  Badrinath       

 Alaknanda

  Jabalpur.          

 Narmada

  Durgapur          

 Damodar

  Gwalior          

 Chambal

  Kota

 Chambal

  Dhaulpur          

 Chambal

  Jhansi  

 Betwa

  Jamshedpur      

 Subarnarekha

  Nasik    

 Godavari

  Ujjan     

 Kshipra

  Ahmedabad      

 Sabarmati

  Kolkata (London of East)

 Hugli

  Aurangabad

 Kauna

  Agra

 Yamuna

  Delhi     

 Yamuna

  Allahabad         

 Sangam of Ganga, Yamuna, Saraswati

  Haridwar 

 Ganga

  Kanpur

 Ganga

  Patna                

 Ganga

  Srirangapatnam

 Kaveri

  Tiruchirapalli

 Kaveri

  Lucknow       

 Gomti

  Jaunpur.      

 Gomti

  Dibrugarh    

 Brahmaputra

  Guwahati      

 Brahmaputra

  Cuttack       

 Mahanadi

  Sambalpur     

 Mahanadi

  Sri nagar     

 Jhelum

  Madurai     

 Vaigai

  Panji         

 Mandovi

  Pune          

 Mutha

  Ayodhya         

 Saryu (Ghaghra)