Give two reasons as to why the thar is a desert area
Thar is a desert area because it receives scanty rainfall from the South West monsoon winds in India. The Aravalli Range of mountains run parallel to the thar and thus is responsible for scanty rainfall.
It is a sandy region. According to scientists, sediment supply or we can say the fine particles were coming from Indus, Ganga area filling the area with sands.