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This article is about a state of Republic of India. For other uses, see Kashmir (disambiguation). Jammu and Kashmir جموں و کشمیر | State of India | Flag | Seal | | Location of Jammu and Kashmir in India | Map of Jammu and Kashmir | Coordinates (Srinagar): 33.45°N 76.24°ECoordinates: 33.45°N 76.24°E | Country | India | Established | 1947-10-26 | Capital | * Jammu (winter) * Srinagar (summer) | Largest city | Srinagar | Districts | 22 | Government[*] | • Governor | Narinder Nath Vohra | • Chief Minister | Omar Abdullah (NC) | • Legislature | Bicameral (89 + 36 seats) | Area | • Total | 222,236 km2 (85,806 sq mi) | Area rank | 6th | Elevation | 327 m (1,073 ft) | Population (2011) | • Total | 12,548,926 | • Rank | 18th | Time zone | IST (UTC+05:30) | ISO 3166 code | IN-JK | HDI | 0.601 (medium) | HDI rank | 17th (2005) | Literacy | 66.7% (21st) | Official language | Kashmiri,Urdu, English | Other languages | Dogri,Urdu,English, Ladakhi | Website | www.jammukashmir.nic.in | Jammu and Kashmir (i/dʒɑːmuː/ & /kæʃmɪər/; Urdu: جموں و کشمیر‎; Dogri, Hindi: जम्मू और कश्मीर; Kashmiri: जोम त कशीर (Devanagari), جوم تِ کشیر(Nastaliq); Ladakhi: ཇ་མུ་དང་ཀ་ཤི་མིར།) is a state of India. It is mostly in the Himalayan mountains and shares a border with the states of Himachal Pradeshand Punjab to the south. Jammu and Kashmir has an international border with the People's Republic of China in the north and east while Line of Control separates it from Pakistani controlled territories of Azad Kashmir and Gilgit–Baltistan in the west and northwest respectively. Formerly a part of the erstwhile Princely State of Kashmir and Jammu, which governed the larger historic region of Kashmir, this territory is disputed among China, India and Pakistan. Pakistan, which claims the territory as disputed,[1] refers to it

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