* The Indus rises in tibet at an altitude of 5180 metres near the manasarower lake.
It flows west and morth -westwards and enters indian territory in jammu and kasgmir.
* Indus flows through ladakh, baltistan and gilgit to finally emerhe out of thehills at attock.
*Indian ranks seventh in fish production in the world and is the second largest producer of inland fish both from culture and capture fish.
* In 1855, jute industry was started in the hoogley valley at rishra near kolcutta.