Q.2 (ii) :- What type of soil is found in the river deltas of the Eastern Coast? Give three main features of this type of soil.
The deltas made by east flowing rivers on Eastern Coastal plain have alluvial soil. Main features of this soil are:
(a) It is a most fertile soil having chemicals like lime, potash and phosphoric acid.
(b) The region of this densely populated.
(c) This soil is ideal for growing sugarcane, paddy and other cereals.