Why is India not a desert?
Arabia, Sahara and Southeast China and India all are on the tropic of Cancer yet Southeast China and India are not deserts. I know that India is not a desert because of monsoon wind which causes heavy rain.
How much of India is desert?
The Thar Desert is about 4.56% of the total geographic area of India. More than 60% of the desert lies in the Indian state of Rajasthan; the portion in India also extends into Gujarat, Punjab, and Haryana.
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Is Thar desert growing?
BANGALORE: Northwestern India’s Thar Desert is expanding in both east and northeast directions, scientists say, and warn that desertification is becoming a more serious challenge to the country. “Projections indicate significant increase in the desert area over India in the next 100 years,” said scientists P.
Is India becoming green?
India has experienced green growth since the 1980s. This is a commendable achievement for a developing country, and the fourth-largest energy consumer in the world. India’s potential for green growth remains huge. Our climate challenge is largely an energy challenge.
Which is the India’s richest state?
HYDERABAD: Claiming that Telangana is the richest state in the country, chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao said the state’s per capita income is over Rs 2.2 lakh which is higher than the national per capita income (GDP) of Rs 1 lakh. He said Telangana stands next only to Karnataka’s GSDP in the country.