Gandheswari River
StateWest Bengal
Physical characteristics
MouthDwarakeswar River
Length32 km (20 mi)
 • locationDwarakeswar River

Gandheswari River is a tributary, 32 kilometres (20 mi) long, of the Dwarakeswar River and flows in Bankura district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1] Flowing south-west of Susunia Hill and north of Bankura it joins the Dwarakeswar near Bhutsahar. It is subject to sudden flooding during rains.[2]

See also


  1. ^ Neogi, Sayantani (2011). "Scope of Geoarchaeology in Depicting the Early Hominin Environments in the Gandheswari River Basin of Bankura District, West Bengal" (PDF). eTraverse: The Indian Journal of Spatial Science. 2 (2). ISSN 2249-4316. Archived from the original (PDF) on 20 May 2014. Retrieved 20 October 2014.
  2. ^ O’Malley, L.S.S., ICS, Bankura, Bengal District Gazetteers, p. 7, 1995 reprint, Government of West Bengal

Coordinates: 22°54′36″N 87°10′42″E / 22.9100962°N 87.1782303°E / 22.9100962; 87.1782303