The abrupt rise of the Himalayas from the sea to the highest point on earth, along with the geologic and topographical complexity of the mountain system, has given it a wide range of ecological conditions, within a rise of just a few hundred kilometres. Add to this the fact that it is the confluence of … Read more DMPQ Premium- Explain how geological complexity of the Himalayan mountain system, has given it a wide range of ecological conditions?
. Earthquake and floods has jolted Himachal pradesh many times and caused great losses to the State. Flood, cloudburst, landslide and cloud burst are other common natural calamities of the State. Earthquake Himachal Pradesh is located in the northwestern part of Himalaya. Himalaya came into being due to inter-continental collision between Indian Plate and … Read more DMPQ Premium- . ‘Himachal Pradesh is highly vulnerable State to a large number of natural disasters’. Explain.
Himachal Pradesh is an ideal destination to invest in biotechnology based industries because of the following advantages over other States: Biodiversity: The State is endowed with rich plant, animal and microbial biodiversity. There are many rare plants, particularly in the upper reaches of Himalayas, which have immense potential for use in the pharmaceutical industry. Eco-diversity:The … Read more DMPQ Premium- Himachal pradesh has many advantages to support the biotechnology based industries. Discuss.
Total Population of Gaddi tribe is about 1.78 lakhs and about 45.4% of ST population of State. The concentration of these Gaddis tribes is mainly found on both sides of the Dhauladhar Range of the state of Himachal Pradesh. Quite a number of Gaddi tribes also dwell mainly in the Brahmaur region of Chamba District, … Read more DMPQ Premium-Throw light on the important features of Gaddi tribe?
The Himachal pradesh Forest Sector Policy 2005 suggests some specific policy measures with strategies to support such measures. However, it is to be noted that the strategies given are illustrative and inclusive and not limited to them. The essentials of the new policy measures are enumerated below: A new classification of forestswhere conservation needs, production … Read more DMPQ Premium-Give the detailed analysis of forest policy of Himachal pradesh.
Urbanisation is an inevitable part of growth for Himachal in the approaching years, will be a major trial. Unless proper initial planning is done, probabilities of retrieving benefits of development for urban residents are austere. The state is least urbanized throughout the country. Greater economic opportunity and educational prospects are being offered by the state, … Read more DMPQ Premium-What are the challenges of urbanization in Himachal pradesh?
Physiographically, Himachal Pradesh is part of the Himalayan system. From south to north it can be topographically divided into three zones: The Shivaliks or Outer Himalayas, Inner Himalayas or midmountains, and Alpine zone or the Greater Himalaya. The Shivaliks or Outer Himalayas Climate in this zone is Sub Tropical and consists of foothills and valley … Read more DMPQ Premium-Classify the agro-climatic zones of Himachal pradesh.
Himachal Pradesh is highly vulnerable State to a large number of natural as well as man- made disasters. Earthquake and floods has jolted this hilly State many times and caused great losses to the State. Flood, cloudburst, landslide and cloud burst are other common natural calamities of the State. Himachal Pradesh is located in the … Read more DMPQ Premium-Himachal pradesh is vulnerable to many natural disasters because of it’s geographical position. Explain the above statement.