Table of Contents
- 1 Which area in Kashmir does Pakistan administrate?
- 2 When did Jammu and Kashmir became part of India?
- 3 Why Jammu and Kashmir is not part of India?
- 4 Who has more part of Kashmir India or Pakistan?
- 5 What is the difference between India and Pakistan’s control of Kashmir?
- 6 Which part of India does India claim as its territory?
Which area in Kashmir does Pakistan administrate?
Azad Jammu and Kashmir
Geographically, the administrative territory of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (which excludes Gilgit-Baltistan) covers a total area of 13,297 km2 (5,134 sq mi) and has a total population of 4,045,366 as per the 2017 national census.
When did Jammu and Kashmir became part of India?
Instrument of Accession (Jammu and Kashmir)
|Instrument of Accession of Jammu and Kashmir state to the Union of India
|26 October 1947
|27 October 1947
|27 October 1947
What is the difference between Jammu and Kashmir?
Jammu is one of the three divisions of the sate of Jammu and Kashmir, and lies in the southern part of the state, while Kashmir is the valley part of the state. Jammu has a Hindu dominated population, while Kashmir has a Muslim dominated population.
Who has more Kashmir India or Pakistan?
India controls approximately 55\% of the land area of the region that includes Jammu, the Kashmir Valley, most of Ladakh, the Siachen Glacier, and 70\% of its population; Pakistan controls approximately 35\% of the land area that includes Azad Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan; and China controls the remaining 20\% of the land …
Why Jammu and Kashmir is not part of India?
Jammu and Kashmir was the only state in India which had special autonomy under Article 370 of the Constitution of India, according to which no law enacted by the Parliament of India, except for those in the field of defence, communication and foreign policy, would be extendable in Jammu and Kashmir unless it was …
Who has more part of Kashmir India or Pakistan?
Who was the founder of J&K?
Jammu and Kashmir (princely state)
|Princely State of Kashmir and Jammu
|• 16 March 1846 – 30 June 1857
|Gulab Singh (first)
|• 23 September 1925 – 17 November 1952
|Hari Singh (last)
What is the present state of Jammu and Kashmir?
/ 34.0; 76.5 Jammu and Kashmir was a state of India from 1954 to 2019, constituting the southern and southeastern portion of the larger Kashmir region, which has been the subject of a dispute between India, Pakistan and China since the mid-20th century.
What is the difference between India and Pakistan’s control of Kashmir?
India has control of about half the area of the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir, which continues the name Jammu and Kashmir, while Pakistan controls a third of the region, divided into two de facto provinces, Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Kashmir . According to the Encyclopædia Britannica,…
Which part of India does India claim as its territory?
India claims the entire princely state of Jammu and Kashmir, and, as of 2010, administers approximately 43\% of the region. It controls Jammu, the Kashmir Valley, Ladakh, and the Siachen Glacier.
What is the dispute between India and Pakistan called?
Kashmir. Since 1947, the greater region of Jammu and Kashmir has been embroiled in a territorial dispute between India, Pakistan and China —with India controlling approximately 43\% of the land area of the region and 70\% of its population. Pakistan controls roughly 37\% of the land, while China controls the remaining 20\%.