Laterite soils in India are:

  1. found mainly in southern parts of western ghat
  2. generally infertile
  3. suitable for plantation crops

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

All of the above are correct statements
Laterite soils are found in eastern as well as western ghats, but mainly concentrated in southern parts of western ghats. The soil is characterized by intense leaching. The soil is considered good for plantation crops.

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