Consider the following statements about Indo-Gangetic floodplains:

  1. Khadar areas are more prone to flooding when compared to Bhangar
  2. Khadar areas are new alluvial plains and are more fertile compared to Bhangar

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module