North south extent appears to be smaller than east west extent answer the east west extent appears smaller than north south extent due to the fact that latitudes are equidistant from each other but distance between longitudes decreases as one moves from equator to poles. The north south east west corridor ns ew is the largest ongoing highway project in india.
For the sake of discussion i will use six regions adding central and northeast india to the above list.
India map shows east west north south. List of india s neighbouring countries are. There are no set boundaries for the regions of india nor are there a set number of them. Also in the upper right corner i think that s where it is there is an icon that looks like a compass needle.
Sri lanka from the south east and maldives from the south west are two countries with water borders. Others say there is a north south east and west india. Just as a compass always points north this icon will have the red part of the needl.
Points between the cardinal directions form the points of the compass. A total of 9 countries share borders with india. East and west are perpendicular at right angles to north and south with east being in the clockwise direction of rotation from north and west being directly opposite east.
North is generally up on a map so there s that. The four cardinal directions or cardinal points are the directions north east south and west commonly denoted by their initials n e s and w. Zonal maps of india showing north south east west central seven sisters north eastern states north east and central zone of india.
At the time of independence pakistan was divided in to two territories one on the north west of india and the other thousands of kilometers far apart on the east of india. Some will say anything below mumbai is south india and everything above it is north india. It is the second phase of the national highways development project nhdp and consists of building 7300 kilometers of four six lane expressways associating srinagar kanyakumari kochi porbandar and silchar at a cost of us 12 317 billion at 1999 prices.