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Kadem River

Origin : Dedra reserved Forest and and surpluses from Bazarhatnoor Tank in Adilabad District
Outflow : Godavari near Dasturabad, Dasturabad Mandal in Adilabad District
States : Telangana
Districts : Adilabad, Nirmal

Kadem (Kadam) River is a tributary of Godavari originates from the hills of Dedra reserved Forest and and surpluses from Bazarhatnoor Tank in Adilabad District and runs South East direction for a length of 86Kms and joins river Goadvari at Dasturabad village, Dasturabad Mandal in Nirmal District.

At its 80th km is the Kaddam Project also called as Kaddam Narayana Reddy Project is a Major Reservoir across river Kadem near Kaddam Mandal, Nirmal District. After traversing a distance of 6.5km from the Dam the river joins Godavari.

The Kuntala Waterfall are formed on this river at Kuntala. The waterfall originates from a confluence of several ponds that lead to the river Kadem and it cascades down as two separate waterfalls adjacent to each other.

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