July 2, 2001 9:50 PM Subscribe
just the remains of another four thousand year old city discovered on the ocean floor. This one is Harrapan
of the Indus Valley which was home to the largest
of the four ancient urban civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, India and China. The ruins extend for 9 kilometers and located around 40 metres below the water surface. "Due to geological processes and tectonic events, the entire [Gulf of] Cambay was faulted — taking down with it the then existing part of the river sections and the metropolis"
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