With reference to the Indus Valley Civilization, consider the following statements:
1. Sutkagendor was the westernmost Harappan settlement
2. Lothal was a major center of trade and industry
3. Both Sutkagendor and Lothal were coastal / port towns

Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

The westernmost site Suktagendor is located near present borders of Iran and it was an important coastal / port town. Another important port town was  Lothal. One more coastal city was Balakot, which is located near Karachi in Pakistan

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