- Chenab River is the largest tributary of the Indus.
- It originates near the Bara Lacha Pass in the Lahul-Spiti part of the Zaskar Range.
- The united stream (Chandra and Bhaga) called the Chandrabhaga flows in the northwest direction through Himachal Pradesh and enters Jammu & Kashmir as the Chenab River.
- It is about 605 miles (974 km) long and feeds several irrigation canals.
- It enters the plain area near Akhnur in J&K.
- It cuts a deep gorge near Kishtwar.
- It receives the water from Jhelum and Ravi rivers.