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Lower Vellar, Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu
Location Details
Cuddalore is one of the coastal districts of Tamil Nadu. The watershed of the Lower Vellar sub-basin in this district covers 344 sq km and is characteristic of coastal sediments of Tamil Nadu.
The Vellar River is one of several ephemeral rivers of the area; it runs more or less west to east and confluences with the sea south of Portonovo. The Lower Vellar sub-basin includes the catchment area of Perumal Eri (Lake) and is bound by the Bay of Bengal in the east.