|Consider the following statements.|
|1. The Bhabhar is a narrow belt running in east-west direction along the foot of the Shivalik.|
|2. It is continuous belt from the Indus to Brahmaputra.|
|3. Most of the rivers flow underground in the Bhabhar belt|
|4. This belt is very useful for agriculture. Which of the above statements of Bhabhar are correct?|
A) 1 and 2 only
B) 2 and 3 only
C) 1 and 3 only
D) 2 and 4 only
Correct Answer: C
Solution :[c] Bhabhar runs as a continuous belt from the Indus to the Teesta (and not to the Brahmaputra).This belt is not very useful for agriculture because it is mainly made up to gravel and unsorted sediments and the pebble studded rocks. It is suitable only for big trees with large roots.
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