On the banks of which river, the Kolkatta is situated?
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- eAnswers...Apr 30, 2014
Kolkatta is situated on the banks of "Hooghly River". The Hooghly river is actually the holy river "Ganga" but in Kolkatta, it is popularly known as Hooghly River. There is a district known as "Hooghly" in Kolkatta and most of the area irrigated by the Ganga river is in Hooghly only. So, the river was named as Hooghly river.
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