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Name the southernmost range of Himalayas. Mention features of this range.

Answer :

From north to south, there is three Himalayan range:

• Himadri


• Himachal


• Shivalik


Shivalik Range is also known as the outer Himalayas. It is a southernmost division of Himalayas. The average height of these Himalayas is 900m to 1200m. The width of the Shivalik Hills varies from 10 to 50 km. It contains alluvial sediments which are brought by the rivers flowing from the upper Himalayas. Shivalik ranges are more prone to landslides and earthquakes.


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