India was still a part of the supercontinent called Gondwana some 140 million years ago. The Gondwana was composed of modern South America, Africa, Antarctica, and Australia. When this supercontinent split up, a tectonic plate composed of India and modern Madagascar started to drift away.
Is India connected to Africa?
Africa and India are separated by the Indian Ocean. The geographical proximity between the Horn of Africa and the Indian subcontinent has played an important role in the development of the relationship since ancient times.
Is India part of Asia or Africa?
India is the largest country of South Asia and the seventh-largest country in the world by area. Because of the vastness of the country and variety of culture within different states, there is no national language in India.
Who is the largest of India?
Area of India : 3,287,240 Sq km.*
|Largest State||Rajasthan||342,239 Sq km|
|Smallest State||Goa||3,702 Sq km|
|Largest Union Territory||Andaman & Nicobar Islands||8,249 Sq km|
|Smallest Union Territory||Lakshadweep||32 Sq km|
|Largest District||Kachchh (Gujarat)||45,652 Sq km|