Are Himalayas Called Young Fold Mountains Mention Three Features Great Himalayan Range



(i) Himalayas are called young fold mountains as they are formed by folding process and still process of folding is going on.

 (ii) They got folded into three parallel range—The greater Himalayas, the lesser Himalayas and the Shiwalika.

(iii) They have all prominent peaks which are snow covered almost throughout the year. So, Himalays are geologically young and structurally fold mountains sketch, are the Northern borders of India.