Geography

Comprises of Large ecological biodiversity, natural views & hill stations.


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Northern mountain region


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Significance of the Northern mountain regions

Strategic significanceActs as a natural frontier of India with other countries (China, Pakistan, Afghanistan)
Climatic significance Prevent further northward movement of summer monsoon and also prevent cold northern winds from Siberia to enter into India
Agricultural significanceRivers from Himalayas deposits a lot of sediment on its foothold, from which are formed India’s most fertile agricultural grounds known as Northern plains
Economic significanceHuge hydro-electric power potential of Himalayan rivers + Himalayan timber + Himalayan Herbs & Medicinal plants
Tourism SignificanceComprises of Large ecological biodiversity, natural views & hill stations
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