Identify the soil type with the help of given information:

1.    There is absence of lime, phosphate and carbonates in it

2.    Intense leaching is one of the main characteristic of this soil

3.    The soil is used for cotton cultivation at places where irrigation facilities are available

Select the correct answer from options given below:

Answer: [B] Red Soil

All given characteristics are of Red soil

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