“Ansupa Lake” - One of the largest fresh water lake of Odisha
Posted on : 19 Dec 2019Views: 135
- The Odisha Wetland Authority has approved implementation of an integrated management plan for Chilika, country’s largest brackish water lagoon, and Ansupa, State’s largest freshwater lake.
- The five-year management of lakes is intended at strengthening livelihood of thousands of fishermen relying on the two water-bodies. Besides, tourism promotion and conservation of ecology will be taken up.
- Ansupa Lake is one of the largest fresh water lake of Odisha situated in Banki, Cuttack.
- It was created by Mahanadi and got a shape like the hoof of a horse.
- It spreads over a vast area of 141 hectare, and surrounded by Saranda Hills in its length.
- The lake is surrounded with high hills. One can have a view of high hills around the lake.
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1.Ansupa Lake is one of the largest fresh water lake of Odisha.
2.It was created by Mahanadi and got a shape like the hoof of a horse.
3.The lake is surrounded with high hills.
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