Differentiate between the western and eastern coastal plains.
|Eastern Coastal Plains||Western Coastal Plains|
|It lies between the Eastern Ghats and the Bay of Bengal.||It lies between the lies in between the Western Ghats and the Arabian Sea|
|It is divided into two stretches- Northern Circar(northern part) and Coromandel Coast(southern part)||It is divided into three stretches- Konkan(Mumbai-Goa),Kannad(central stretch) and Malabar(southern stretch).|
|The large rivers make wide deltas on the Eastern Coastal Plains.||the short rivers do not make any deltas on the West Coast|
|The East Coast Plain is formed by fine alluvial soil and is fertile especially in the deltaic regions.||The West Coast Plain is formed by coarse grained soil. It is infertile and agriculturally not prosperous except in the Malabar Coast.|