Consider the following statements:
1. The Hydropower generation is more profitable in Western Ghats in comparison to Eastern Ghats
2. The soil of Western Ghats is comparatively more fertile than Eastern Ghats
3. The Western Ghats are older than Eastern Ghats
Which among the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [A] Only 1

The Eastern Ghats regionboasts of fertile soil but hydropower generation here is not as profitable as it is in the Western Ghats.

Eastern Ghats are older than the Western Ghats

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