Geography

Mention the uses of Himalayas.


SOLUTION
Himalayas are useful in the following ways:
  • They stop monsoon winds.
  • They are the birthplace of many rivers.
They have plenty of mineral resources.
  • They attract tourists.
  • They also stop cold winds from Central Asia.
  • Many medicinal plants & herbs grow here.
  • The rivers are useful for generation of hydroelectricity.
  • Noted for the cultivation of fruits like apples and crops like tea and saffron.
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