Consider the following differences between Western Himalayas and Eastern Himalayas:

  1. The western himalayan flora is cold and drought loving when compared to its eastern himalayan counter part
  2. The amount of precipitation is lower in western himalayas when compared to that of eastern himalayas

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
Amount of rainfall in western himalayas is less and is 1/4th of that of Eastern Himalayas.

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