- former name of Krishna(def 2).
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Examples from the Web for kistna
He also projected the anicut on the Kistna (Krishna), which was carried out by other officers.
In 1905, the lower primary school at Butchampet in the Kistna district was chiefly attended by Koyi children.
I am informed that the Yerukalas of the Kistna district are divided into two classes—sheep and goats practically.
Mohammedan rule, however, had never as yet extended further south than the river Kistna.India Under British Rule
James Talboys Wheeler
Kurnool near Baneganapalle between the rivers Pennar and Kistna.
- another name for the (River) Krishna 1
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