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Dihing or Burhi Dihing is a large tributary of the Brahmaputra in Upper Assam. The river originates in the Eastern Himalayas (the Patkai Mountain Range) in Arunachal and flows through Tinsukia (Tinicukeeya) and Dibrugarh Districts in Assam to its confluence with the Brahmaputra at Dihingmukh. The Dihing has created number of oxbow lakes in the area. The Disam is a tributary of the Dihing in its southern bank. The Joy-Dihing Rainforest, numerous petroleum fields, wet-paddy fields, bamboo orchards and tea gardens provide a unique landscape along its course. Ledo, Margherita, Digboi, Duliajan and Naharkatia (Nahorkotiya) are the small towns in its valley. The Brahmaputra is one of the major rivers of Asia. ... Assam   (Assamese: অসম Ôxôm) is a north eastern state of India with its capital at Dispur, a part of Guwahati. ... The Patkai or the Purvachal are the hills on Indias eastern border with Myanmar. ... Tinsukia is a city in the north east of India. ... Songhua River, northeast China. ... Ledo may refer to Ledo Pizza, a restaurant chain extending from Pennsylvania to Florida. ... Margherita is the Italian word for daisy and may refer to: Margherita of Savoy, former Queen Consort of Italy and wife of Umberto I (1851-1926) Daisy—Democracy is Freedom, an Italian political party Margherita, a type of pizza named after the Queen Consort The Italian name for Jamaame, a... Digboi is an oil town in northern Assam (in North East India). ...


 
 

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