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Abhey Arora from BHAVAN'S VIDYALAYA, asked a question
Subject: Social Science , asked on 1/10/12

Why houses in Assam are built on stilts?

Bhawna Minhas From Aps Maranda, added an answer, on 2/10/12
55 helpful votes in Social Science

The houses in Assam are built on stilts as this region receives heavy rainfall which sometimes causes floods . To prevent the house from getting drowned or prevent water from entering in the houses , houses in Assam are built from stilts. 


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Shushrita Das , Meritnation Expert added an answer, on 3/10/12

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http://www.meritnation.com/discuss/question/1870467/1/why-houses-in-assam-are-built-on-stilts

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