Category:Himachal Pradesh

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Himachal Pradesh 
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Indian state
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Instance ofstate of India
LocationIndia
Capital
Legislative body
  • Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly
Executive body
  • Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly
Head of state
Head of government
  • Jai Ram Thakur
Inception
  • 1971
Area
  • 55,780 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 2,319 metre
official website
Authority control
VIAF ID: 234677620
GND ID: 4240080-6
OSM relation ID: 364186
Wikidata

31° 06′ 11.88″ N, 77° 10′ 19.92″ E

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Himachal Pradesh (Hindi: हिमाचल प्रदेश, Punjabi: ਹਿਮਾਚਲ ਪ੍ਰਦੇਸ਼) is a state in the Punjab region in north-west India. Himachal Pradesh is spread over 21,629 sq mi (56,019 km²) and is bordered by the Indian states of Jammu and Kashmir on north, Punjab on west and south-west, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh on south, Uttarakhand on south-east and by Tibet (China) on the east. The literal meaning of Himachal Pradesh is Region of snowy mountains. Himachal Pradesh was also known as Deva Bhoomi (the land of the gods).

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