Balisahi Point is the extremity of the low land N of the entrance of the Dhamra River.
The coast between Balisahi Point and the entrance of the Hugli River, about 69 miles NE, is low, flat, and covered with scrub and mangroves along its S part. Southwest of Chandipur, the trees are higher than elsewhere. Northeast of Chandipur, the coast remains low and sandy, but the sandhills are more plentiful. There are no distinctive landmarks.
The Orissa Coast terminates at the entrance of the Hugli River.
East Coast of India
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