the major rivers of Assam, ordered from longest to shortest in 2024

River Length (km) Description Relevant Dates Brahmaputra 2,900 One of the major rivers of the world, originating from the Angsi Glacier in Tibet. Enters Assam: ~mid-16th century (historic accounts) Barak 900 Flows through Assam before entering Bangladesh; part of the Surma-Meghna system. Part of Assam: Since ancient times Subansiri 442 Largest tributary of the Brahmaputra, … Read more