TISS Exam: Indian Geography Hot Springs

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Drainage System in India

Hot Springs

  • Hot springs are associated with the area of volcanic activity (present or past) .
  • Water from hot spring contains minerals viz. sulphur, borax etc.

Areas

  • J and K: Kashmir Valley, Vardhman Valley, Ladakh Valley, and Puga Valley.
  • Himachal Pradesh: Kullu, Kangra and Sutlej Valley. , Manikaran (near Kullu) and near Jwalamukhi (Kangra) .
  • Bihar/Jharkhand: Rajgir, Hazaribagh and Santhal Pargana
  • Madhya Pradesh: Hoshangabad, Gwalior, and Chhindwara
  • Gujarat: Tawa (Panch Mahal) , Uni (Vadodara) .
  • Maharashtra: Thane
  • Uttaranchal: Sahasradhar (Dehradun) , Gangotri and Yamunotri.
  • Rajasthan: Talbrich (Alwar) , Naraini (Jaipur) .
  • Haryana: Sohana

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