Q. 53.9( 11 Votes )
Indo- Gangetic plains have a high density of population. Find the reasons.
Indo-Gangetic plains are the most populated region of India. There are many factors responsible for it, they are –
a. Perennial supply of water- Availability of water throughout the year make agricultural activities possible all through the year and more than one crop cycle in a year possible to support the population.
b. A strong network of road and rail - Gangetic plains have a strong network of road and rail network that connect it to all the parts of the country. The comparatively flat surface of the Indo-Gangetic plains provides the ideal conditions to construct roads and lay railway lines.
c. Many agro-based industries are located in this region. Providing work to the people and attracting people from other parts in the region.
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