From where does the river Narmada originate? How is the Narmada basin formed?
The Narmada river rises in the Amarkantak hills in Madhya Pradesh. From here, it flows towards the west in a rift valley. In Jabalpur, it passes through a deep gorge of ‘marble rocks’. It also forms the ‘Dhunadhar falls’. It passes through the states of Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.