Vennaaru River

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Vennaaru is a tributary of the Kaveri River in southern India[1]. It flows through Trichy and Thanjavur in Tamil Nadu, India. During the Chola period, a branch of this river was dug out and expanded by the Chola king Parantaka I[2].Vennaaru was used for water transportation in the ancient Chola Kingdom.

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  1. Development of Irrigation in India,Issue 76 of Publication (India. Central Board of Irrigation and Power). Central Board of Irrigation and Power. 1965. p. 63.
  2. Bhāratīya Sthalanāma Patrikā, Volume 12. Place Names Society of India by Geetha Book House. 1991. p. 92.