India shares land borders with seven sovereign nations. The state’s Ministry of Home Affairs also recognizes a 106 kilometres (66 mi) land border with an eighth nation, Afghanistan, as part of its claim of the Kashmir region (see Durand Line). Most India–Bangladesh enclaves exchanged in 2015.
Which Indian states share boundary with Afghanistan?
Indian subcontinent in the countries that have a common border with India is Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and Bangladesh.
|Country||States and Union Territories|
|Pakistan||J&K, Ladakh, Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat|
|Afghanistan||Ladakh (POK region)|
Which countries share their border with India?
India has 15,106 kilometers of land borders and a coastline of about 7,516 kilometers. Only 5 out of 29 Indian states have no international border or coastal line. Those long borders are shared with seven countries — China, Pakistan, Bhutan, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Nepal and Bangladesh.
When Afghanistan is separated from India?
Afghanistan was separated from India in 1876, Nepal in 1904, Bhutan in 1906, Tibet in 1907, Sri Lanka in 1935, Myanmar in 1937 and Pakistan in 1947. The British separated Sri Lanka from India in 1935.
Which country has longest boundary with India?
Land borders of India
|Land Border Country||Length (m) and (mi)||Comments|
|Bhutan||578 kilometres (359 mi)||Open border|
|China||3,488 kilometres (2,167 mi)||Also see McMahon Line.|
|Myanmar||1,458 kilometres (906 mi)||Also see India-Myanmar barrier|
|Nepal||1,752 kilometres (1,089 mi)||Open border.|
Which country shares the shortest boundary with India?
Afghanistan have the shortest boundary with India.
Which country shares the longest border?
Land border: Canada’s border with the United States is the world’s longest international border, at 8,890 km. This compares with the 6,846-km boundary between Russia and Kazakhstan and the 5,308-km frontier between Chile and Argentina.
Which Indian countries share 5 states?
– The State shares international boundaries with China (Tibet) in the north and Nepal in the east. – To the north-west, it is bounded with Himachal Pradesh. – To the south, it is bounded with Uttar Pradesh.
|State||Total Length ( approximately in Km)|
Was Afghanistan a part of India?
Much of the eastern parts of the country remained independent, as part of the Hindu Shahi kingdoms of Kabul and Gandhara, which lasted that way until the forces of the Muslim Saffarid dynasty followed by the Ghaznavids conquered them.
Does India wrap around Bangladesh?
The Bangladesh–India border, known locally as the International Border (IB), is an international border running between Bangladesh and India that demarcates the eight divisions of Bangladesh and the Indian states.
|Length||4,156 km (2,582 mi)|