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Based upon Survey of India map with the permission of the Surveyor General of India.
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The External boundaries and coastlines of India agree with the Record/Master Copy certified by Survey
The territorial waters of India extend into the sea to a distance of tweleve nautical miles measured from
the appropriate base line.
Rig Veda refers to Mujavant, one of the peaks of the Himavant or the
Himalayan mountains, as the source of
(a) soma drink
(b) sura drink
(d) madhu or honey