Why do the Western Ghats receive more rainfall than the Eastern Ghats? Explain briefly.



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  1. The Arabian Sea monsoon winds bring rain to the Western Ghats. 
  2. They do not permit these winds to cross without depositing moisture on the western slopes.
  3. A portion of these winds that reach th e Eastern Ghats i s almost completely dry.
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