Which of the following geographical features have played a great unifying role in strengthening the forces of homogeneity of the Indian people? The expanses of water surrounding the peninsula The Himalayan Mountains The vastness of the country The presence of the Indian ocean

A) I


C) I and II

D) I, II, III and IV

Correct Answer:
D) I, II, III and IV

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