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Fast Facts 2017-09-06T11:26:27+00:00

Jammu and Kashmir at a Glance

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Established 10.26.1947
Area 2,22,236 sq km
Capital Winter: Jammu, Summer: Srinagar
Largest city Srinagar
Legislature (seats) Bicameral (89 + 36)
Governor Narinder Nath Vohra
Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti (JKPDP)
Deputy-Chief Minister Nirmal Kumar Singh (BJP)
Official languages Urdu, Kashmiri, Dogri
Population (2001 Census) 10,143,700
Literacy 66.7%
Major Rivers Indus, Tawi, Ravi and Chenab
Major Lakes Dal Lake, Manasbal Lake, Mansar Lake, Pangong Tso, Tsomoriri Wetland Conservation Reserve, Wular Lake
Other Major languages Pahari, Balti, Ladakhi, Gojri, Shina and Pashto.
Government jammukashmir.nic.in
Tourism www.jktourism.org
Districts (22) Jammu region: Kathua, Jammu, Samba, Udhampur, Reasi, Rajouri, Poonch, Doda, Ramban, Kishtwar. Kashmir Valley region: Anantnag, Kulgam, Pulwama, Shopian, Budgam, Srinagar, Ganderbal, Bandipora, Baramulla, Kupwara. Ladakh region: Kargil Leh.