Two days after jammu and kashmir was officially bifurcated into two union territories jammu and kashmir and ladakh the government on saturday released the new political map of the country showing 28 states and nine union territories. It is believed that when mughal emperor jahangir saw the kashmir valley he exclaimed agar firdaus ba roy i.
The centre released india s new political map showing 28 states and nine union territories on saturday two days after jammu and kashmir was officially bifurcated into the union territories of.
India map after jammu and kashmir. The notification also results in a new. On this basis the maps prepared by survey general of india depicting the new union territories of jammu kashmir and ladakh as created on 31 october 2019 along with the map of india have been. Old map of india.
The home ministry issued a notification on saturdaydetailing the boundaries of the newly created union territories of jammu and kashmir and ladakh. The viral map of india in fact showed wrong bifurcation of jammu and kashmir. India map after bifurcation of jammu kashmir.
A resolution was passed in both houses of parliament in august 2019 to abrogate article 370. Jammu and kashmir transitioned from a state into the union territories of jammu and kashmir and ladakh nearly three months after parliament. From hundreds of princely states and 17 provinces before partition to 14 states and 6 union territories following the reorganisation of states in 1956 to 29 states and 7 union territories before the bifurcation of jammu kashmir to 28 states and 9 union territories after it.
On 2nd november 2019 the government of india released the maps of newly created union territories uts of jammu kashmir and ladakh along with the map of india depicting these uts. About jammu and kashmir jammu kashmir a new union territory ut of india was born on october 31 2019. Jammu and kashmir is the northern most and one of the most beautiful indian states.
We trace the evolution of the political map of india.