India is bounded by the Arabian Sea on its west and south west and the Bay of Bengal on its east and south east and the Himalayan Mountain ranges borders the country on its north. India shares its territorial border with Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh.
What is the northern part of India called?
North India, according to combined definition by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Geological Survey of India and Ministry of Culture refers to the northern region of India comprising the states of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and the Union Territories of Delhi, Jammu & Kashmir, …
What are the boundary countries of 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.
How many states are there in north India in 2020?
The northern region is among the largest regions in India comprising eight states — Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh and UT Chandigarh.
How many states are there in India in 2020?
States and Union Territories
The system of government in states closely resembles that of the Union. There are 28 states and 8 Union territories in the country. Union Territories are administered by the President through an Administrator appointed by him/her.
How many countries are Neighbours of India?
The countries which share their land border with India are as follows: • Pakistan and Afghanistan in the northwest. China, Nepal and Bhutan in the north. Bangladesh and Myanmar in the east. India surrounds Bangladesh on three sides.
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 is the best city to live in North India?
The best cities to live and work in India are listed below:
What are the 9 union territory?
Union Territories are: Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, National Capital Territory of Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, Lakshadweep, Ladakh and Puducherry.
Which is the 29th state in India?
Telangana was created on 2 June 2014 as ten former districts of north-western Andhra Pradesh.