The Deccan plateau is located in India.
- The Deccan plateau is located in India.
- The Deccan Traps formed between 60 and 68 million years ago, at the end of the Cretaceous period.
- Deccan, the entire southern peninsula of India south of the Narmada River, marked centrally by a high triangular tableland.
- The Plateau is very rich in minerals and precious stones. It was formed by lava flows. Over 300 million people live in the greater area of the Deccan Plateau.