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River Jhelum

River Jhelum

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The Jhelum River  is a stream of west Kashmir and eastern Pakistan. It is the westernmost of the five waterways of Punjab, and passes through Srinager District. It is a tributary of the Indus River and has an absolute length of around 725 kilometers . Historical underpinnings Anjum Sultan Shahbaz recorded a few accounts of the name Jhelum in his book Tareekh-e-Jhelum as: Numerous scholars have diverse conclusions about the name of Jhelum. One proposal is that in antiquated days Jhelumabad was known as Jalham. The word Jhelum is supposedly gotten from the words Jal(pure water) and Ham (snow). The name in this way alludes to the waters of a stream (streaming other than the city) which have their roots in the snow-topped Himalayas. In any case, a few scholars trust that when "Dara