The central highlands this plateau consists of the malwa plateau chotanagpur plateau meghalaya plateau vidhya range satpura range and aravali range. Districts in total malwa plateau wrap up 18.
Malwa plateau is a region in west central northern india occupying a plateau of volcanic origin in the western part of the state of madhya pradeshand south eastern parts of rajasthan this region of plateau had been a separate political unit from the time of the indian tribe of malavas until 1947 when the british malwa agency was fused into madhya bharat also known as malwa union.
Malwa plateaus in india map. See this page s contributions. It covers a total area of about 16 lakh sq km india as a whole is 32 lakh sq km. Malwa is an indian historical doab region of west central india occupying a plateau of volcanic origin.
It roughly covers the area between the sutlej river in the north and the ghaggar river which flows along the haryana border. Mālwa plateau from mapcarta the free map. This plateau lies between 20 17 n to 25 8 n latitude and 74 20 e to 79 20 e longitude.
Apex of the triangular plateau is at kanniyakumari. Malwa plateau plateau region in north central india it is bounded by the madhya bharat plateau and bundelkhand upland to the north the vindhya range to the east and south and the gujarat plains to the west. Geologically the malwa plateau generally refers to the volcanic upland north of the vindhya range politically and administratively it is also synonymous with the former state of madhya bharat which was later merged with madhya pradesh and presently the historical malwa region includes.
Neemuch was its headquarters. In 1948 malwa was formally divided among the states of madhya pradesh maharashtra and rajasthan. The average height of the plateau is 600 900 m above sea level varies from region to region.
Text is available under the cc by sa 4 0 license excluding photos directions and the map. The name malwa is derived from the sanskrit malav part of the abode of laksmi. Peninsular plateau features of the peninsular plateau roughly triangular in shape with its base coinciding with the southern edge of the great plain of north india.
Malwa agency a subdivision of the british central india agency was created in 1895. Mālwa plateau is a plateau in rajasthan and has an elevation of 452 meters. It consisted of the princely states of alirajpur barwani dhar jaora jhabua jobat and kathimau and several petty states.
Based on the page malwa. Malwa is in the punjab state of india. Major portion is covered by the malwa.
Location malwa plateau is located in the western part of madhya pradesh. Of volcanic origin the plateau comprises central madhya pradesh state and southeastern rajasthan state.