. North India receives rain fall during winters. Give reasons

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Ans: i. A characteristic feature of the cold weather season over the northern plains is the inflow of cyclonic disturbances from the west and the northwest. These cyclonic disturbances are called Western disturbances

ii. These low-pressure systems, originate over the Mediterranean Sea and western Asia and move into India, along with the westerly jet streams.

iii. These cyclonic depressions possess the much needed rain fall over the northern plains. They are immense importance for the cultivation of rabi crops. They are locally called mahawat.

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