In which Indian state is the Sambhar Lake located?


Sambhar is a saltwater lake. Sambhar Salt Lake is the biggest inland salt lake in India, and it is located in Jaipur Rajasthan, India. There are 6 Salt Lakes in India.

Sambhar Salt Lake

  • It is India’s largest inland salt lake in Rajasthan.
  • It is spread mostly across Jaipur and Nagaur districts and also a part of Ajmer.
  • It has a catchment area of 5,700 square km, with the water depth fluctuating between 60 cm in the dry season to about 3 metres at the end of the monsoon.
  • The lake receives water from five rivers, Medtha, Samaod, Mantha, Rupangarh, Khari and Khandela.
  • It is the source of most of Rajasthan’s salt production.

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