Political Geography of India.
India is the most diversified country in the World with great Political Geography Of her. Here in this article, we will have an overlook of the Political Geography Of India.
The 7th largest country in terms of Area with about 32,87,263 km sq.2nd most Populas country in the world.
The country is situated at 8″4′ North to 37″6′ North latitude and 68″7′ East to 97″25′ East.
The land border of 15200 km sq and a coastline of 7516 km sq. It acquires 91% area of land & 9% water.
What is political geography?
1) Bangladesh(4096 km sq)
2)China (3488 km sq)
3) Pakistan (3323 km sq)
4) Nepal (1751 km sq)
5) Myanmar (1021 km sq)
6) Bhutan (699 km sq)
7) Afghanistan (106 km sq)
Who wrote the book modern political geography of India?
The longest river here is Ganga 2525 km and Lake is Wular lake (30 to 260 km sq). The highest Peak point k2 (8611 km sq) with Kanchenjunga (8586 km sq) and the lowest point is Kuttanad -2.2m. India has 29 states and 8 union territories.
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Who is regarded as the father of Political Geography?
In which hemisphere India is located?
India is located in the northern hemisphere.
The Evolution of Political Geography of India.
Physiographic divided based on Landforms, Climatic & Natural Vegetation into 5 regions Northern Mountains, Northern Plains, Western Desert, Southern Plateau & Coastal Plains.
The State with Highest Population is Uttar Pradesh and the lowest is Sikkim and in terms of Area, Rajasthan is the highest and Goa marks the bottom row. Gujarat has the highest coastal path with it.
The Lakshadweep and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands are India’s two major island formations and are classified as union territories.
There are twelve rivers that are classified as major rivers, with the total catchment area exceeding 2,528,000 km2 (976,000 sq mi).
Tropic of Cancer the mainline passes through 8 states Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Tripura, Mizoram.
10 degree Channel separate Andaman & Nicobar. 9 degrees Channel separate Lakshadweep & Minica .8 degree separate Malvdies & Minica.
What is the standard meridian of India?
India and Its borders.
At the time of Independence India has 14 states and 6 UT and today 28 states and 8 UT.
Plzz memorize it or Understand it using the Indian map as it most important in govt exams point of view.