Eastern Ghats

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Eastern Ghats,

mts., India: see GhatsGhats
[Hindi,=steps], two mountain ranges of S India, paralleling the coasts of the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal and forming two sides of the Deccan plateau. Anai Mudi (8,841 ft/2,695 m) is the highest peak in the two ranges, which are joined by the Nilgiri Hills in the
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Eastern Ghats


the common name of several disconnected groups of middle-altitude and low-mountain massifs: the Eastern Mountains (between the Godavari and Mahanadi rivers) and the Nallamalai, Velikonda, Balkonda, and Shevaroy ranges, located on the eastern edge of the Deccan in India.

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More than 21 rivers and their tributaries are originating from the Eastern Ghats besides major rivers like Tungabhadra, Mahanadi, Godavari, Krishna and Kaveri cutting across Eastern Ghats which also provide many tributaries to them.
Studies on ethnomedicinal plants used by Malayali Gounder Tribes in Pachamalai of Eastern ghats, Tamil Nadu, India.
The local people of Kalrayan Hills, Eastern Ghats, Tamil Nadu, India use leaf juice for treatment of ulcer [41].
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Orissa is situated on the eastern coast along the Bay of Bengal and constitutes 482 kilometer stretch of land with coastline, rivers, mighty waterfalls and dense forest of eastern ghats with rich wild life.
The census indicates that the Shivalik Gangetic plains has 353 tigers, central India and Eastern Ghats have 601 tigers, Western Ghats 534, the northeast hills and Brahmaputra floodplains 148 and the Sunderbans 70.
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