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Wednesday, 17 January 2018

Indian State with International borders

  By GK Planet Team       Wednesday, 17 January 2018
Indian State with International borders
  India is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world.
  India is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast. It shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; ChinaNepal, and Bhutan to the northeast; and Myanmar (Burma) and Bangladesh to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives. India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.

Indian States on International Boundaries

Country
States on International Boundaries
Afghanistan
Jammu and Kashmir (Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir)
Bhutan
West Bengal, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam
Bangladesh
West Bengal, Mizoram, Meghalaya, Tripura and Assam
China
Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh
Myanmar
Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram
Nepal
Bihar, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Sikkim and West Bengal
Pakistan
Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan and Gujarat
  India is divided into 29 states (further subdivided into districts) and 6 union territories and 1 National capital territory (I.e., Delhi).
  India's borders run a total length of 15,106.70 km (9,386.87 mi). Its borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh were delineated according to the Radcliffe Line, which was created in 1947 during Partition of India. Its western border with Pakistan extends up to 3,323 km (2,065 mi), dividing the Punjab region and running along the boundaries of the Thar Desert and the Rann of Kutch. This border runs along the Indian states of Jammu & Kashmir, Rajasthan, Gujarat, and Punjab. Both nations delineated a Line of Control (LoC) to serve as the informal boundary between the Indian and Pakistan-administered areas of Kashmir. According to India's claim, it also shares a 106 km (66 mi) border with Afghanistan in northwestern Kashmir, which is under Pakistani control.
  India's border with Bangladesh runs 4,096.70 km (2,545.57 mi). West Bengal, Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram are the States which share the border with Bangladesh. Before 2015, there were 92 enclaves of Bangladesh on Indian soil and 106 enclaves of India were on Bangladeshi soil. These enclaves were eventually exchanged in order to simplify the border. After the exchange, India lost roughly 40 km² (10,000 acres) to Bangladesh.
  The Line of Actual Control (LAC) is the effective border between India and the People's Republic of China. It traverses 4,057 km along the Indian states of Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh. The border with Burma (Myanmar) extends up to 1,643 km (1,021 mi) along the southern borders of India's northeastern states viz. Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram. Located amidst the Himalayan range, India's border with Bhutan runs 699 km (434 mi). Sikkim, West Bengal, Assam and Arunachal Pradesh are the States, which share the border with Bhutan. The border with Nepal runs 1,751 km (1,088 mi) along the foothills of the Himalayas in northern India. Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Sikkim are the States, which share the border with Nepal. The Siliguri Corridor, narrowed sharply by the borders of Bhutan, Nepal and Bangladesh, connects peninsular India with the northeastern states.

Facts about India's International Border

International Border Along Bangladesh
  Length of West Bengal border shared with Bangladesh – 2216.7 Km
  Length of border of Tripura shared with Bangladesh -856 Km
  Length of Meghalaya border – 443 Km
  Length of Assam border shared with Bangladesh – 263 Km
  Length of international border of Mizoram shared with Bangladesh – 318 Km

International Border Along China
  Length of international border of Jammu and Kashmir border shared with China – 1954 Km
  Length of Arunachal Pradesh border – 1080 Km
  Length of Uttarakhand border – 463 Km
  Length of Himachal Pradesh border shared with China – 345 Km
  Length of Sikkim border – 220.35 Km

International Border Along Pakistan
  Length of Jammu and Kashmir Border with Pakistan – 1222 Km
  Length of international border of Rajasthan – 1170 Km
  Length of international border of Gujarat shared with Pakistan – 506 Km
  Length of Punjab international border – 425 Km

International Border Along Nepal
  Length of Uttar Pradesh border – 651 Km
  Length of Bihar border – 601 Km
  Length of Uttarakhand border shared with Nepal – 303 Km
  Length of West Bengal border with Nepal – 96 Km
  Length of Sikkim border with Nepal – 97.8 Km

International Border Along Myanmar
  Length of international border of Arunachal Pradesh with Myanmar – 520 Km
  Length of border of Mizoram – 510 Km
  Length of border of Manipur – 398 Km
  Length of international border of Nagaland with Myanmar – 215 Km

International Border Along Bhutan
  Length of Assam border – 267 Km
  Length of West Bengal border shared with Bhutan – 197 Km
  Length of Arunachal Pradesh border – 217 Km
  Length of Sikkim international border shared with Bhutan – 32 Km

Which states do not have an international border or lie on the coast?

The states do not share an international boundary or lie on the cost are Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chattisgarh. There are 5 states and 2 union territory of India which do not have an international border or lie on the coast.

Which state has the longest international border?

Bangladesh and India share a 4,096-kilometer (2,545-mile) long international border, the fifth-longest land border in the world. West Bengal with 2,217 km shares the longest border with Bangladesh. Other states include 262 km in Assam, 856 km in Tripura, 180 km in Mizoram, 443 km in Meghalaya, and 2,217 km in West Bengal.

Which state in India has borders with the largest number of other states?

Uttar Pradesh shares borders with 9 different states. Neighbouring States of Uttar Pradesh – Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh in the northwest, Delhi, Haryana and Rajasthan in the west, Madhya Pradesh in the south, Chhattisgarh in southeast, Bihar and Jharkhand in the east.

Which state touches the border of China?

The Bhutan-India Border is the international boundary between the Kingdom of Bhutan and the Republic of India. The border is 699 km long and adjoins the Indian states of Assam (267 km), Arunachal Pradesh (217 km), West Bengal (183 km), and Sikkim (32 km).


Which Indian state shares the most borders with other countries?

These states are Sikkim, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh. Countries by which Sikkim shares international boundary – Bhutan in the east, China in north and Nepal in the west. Countries by which West Bengal shares international boundary – Bangladesh in the east, Nepal in north and Bhutan in the northeast.
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