Lakes are valuable source of water and very important part of nature and is important to man.
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List of Lakes in India is an important static GK topic for UPSC, MBA, SSC and other government exams. You can expect at least 1-2 questions from lakes in India in any competitive exams. The list of lakes in India down below consist of only important state wise lakes in India.
Name of States
Name of Lakes
Pulicat Lake Kolleru Lake
Chandubi Lake Son Beel Saron Beel
Hamirsar Lake Kankaria Nal Sarovar Narayan Sarovar Sardar Sarovar Dam Thol Lake Vastrapur Lake
Badkhal Lake Blue Bird Lake Brahma Sarovar Damdama Lake Karna Lake Sannihit Sarovar Surajkund Tilyar Lake
Jammu and Kashmir
Anchar Lake Dal Lake Manasbal Lake Mansar Lake Pangong Tso Sheshnag Lake Tso Moriri Wular Lake
Agara Lake Bellandur Lake Hebbal Lake Lalbagh Lake Madiwala Lake Puttenahalli Lake Ulsoor Lake Karanji lake Kukkarahalli lake Lingambudhi Lake Sulekere Honnamana Kere Pampa Sarovar
Ashtamudi Lake Kuttanad Lake Maanaanchira, Kozhikode Padinjarechira, Thrissur city Paravur Kayal Punnamada Lake Shasthamkotta lake Vadakkechira, Thrissur city Vanchikulam, Thrissur Vellayani Lake Vembanad Lake
Bhojtal Lower Lake, Bhopal Tawa Reservoir
Gorewada Lake Khindsi Lake Lonar Lake Pashan Powai Lake Rankala Lake Salim Ali Lake Shivasagar lake Talao Pali Upvan Lake Venna Lake
Palak dïl Tam Dil
Anshupa Lake Chilka Lake Kanjia Lake
Bahour Lake Oustery Lake Velrampet Lake Punjab Harike Wetland Kanjli Wetland Ropar Wetland
Ana Sagar Lake Balsamand lake Dhebar Lake Jaisamand Lake, Alwar Jal Mahal, Man Sagar lake Kaylana Lake, Kolayat Kaylana Lake Lake Foy Sagar Loonkaransar Nakki Lake Pachpadra Lake Pushkar Lake, Pushkar Rajsamand Lake Ramgarh Lake Sambhar Salt Lake Talwara Lake Ummed Sagar Bandh Fateh Sagar Lake Lake Jaisamand Pichola lake Lake Badi
Gurudongmar Lake Khecheopalri Lake Lake Cholamu Lake Tsongmo
Berijam Lake Chembarambakkam Lake Kaliveli Lake Kodaikanal Lake Ooty Lake Perumal Eri Red Hills Lake Sholavaram Lake Singanallur Lake Veeranam Lake
Bhadrakali Lake Durgam Cheruvu Himayat Sagar Hussain Sagar Laknavaram Lake Mir Alam Tank Osman Sagar Pakhal Lake Saroornagar Lake Shamirpet Lake Waddepally Lake
Barua Sagar Tal Belasagar Lake Keetham Lake Ramgarh Tal Lake
Skeleton Lake (Roopkund Lake)
East Calcutta Wetlands Jore Pokhri Mirik Lake Rabindra Sarobar Rasikbil Santragachhi Lake Senchal Lake
Below are some of the Facts Related to Lakes in India:
Kolleru Lake, Andhrapradesh is the largest lake in India.
Wular lake, Jammu-Kashmir is the largest freshwater lake in India.
Sambhar Lake, Rajasthan is the largest inland salt lake in India.
Bhimtal Lake, Uttarakhand is the C-shaped lake in India.
Nainital Lake, Uttarakhand is the Kidney shaped or crescent shaped lake in India.
Below are some of the Facts Related to Lakes around the world:
Name of the Lake
Deepest lake in the world
Baikal (fresh water) in Russia
Largest fresh water lake
Lake Superior, between Canada and the USA
Largest lake in the world
Caspian Sea, bounded by Iran, Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan