Rivers of India
The Krishna River is one of the most important peninsular Rivers in centralsouthern India. The Krishna River is the third longest river in India after the Ganges and the Godavari. The river is almost 1,300 km (810 miles) long. On certain occasions, the Krishna River is denoted as Krishnaveni. It is also referred to as Krishnaveni in its original nomenclature. The river functions as a source of irrigation for Karnataka, Maharashtra, and Andhra Pradesh.