Part of Indian land mass covered by Deccan peninsula is
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Part of Indian land mass covered by Deccan peninsula is

A

42%

B

36%

C

33%

D

31%

Answer

A large plateau present in the western and southern India is the Deccan plateau. Deccan peninsula, the entire southern peninsula of India south of the Narmada River is marked centrally by a high triangular tableland. The name is derived from the Sanskrit word 'Dakshina' which means south. Indian land mass covered by Deccan peninsula is around 42%. 
So, the correct answer is '42%'.

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