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|Map is showing the northern portion of Pakistan and the the northern part of India, the north western part of China and the mountainous Kashmir region, which is the northernmost geographical area of South Asia.
Today the former princely state of Kashmir and Jammu is divided among three countries, administered by India, Pakistan, and China. The Kashmir region is bordered by Afghanistan in north west and north, the disputed border area Aksai Chin and the Chinese Autonomous regions of Xinjang and Tibet in east.
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The Pakistani portion of Kashmir is divided in two provinces, Gilgit-Baltistan (or Northern Areas) and the self-governing administrative division of Azad Kashmir. The Indian portion is the northernmost Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan and India have overlapping territorial claims in Kashmir, the border between the two states is known as the 'Line of control' (LoC), it is an internationally not recognized boundary but the de facto border between the two countries, but the disputed Kashmir region is claimed by both India and Pakistan in its entirety.
India has control of 60% of the area of the former Princely State of Jammu and Kashmir (Jammu, Kashmir Valley, Ladakh and Siachen Glacier); Pakistan controls 30% of the region (Gilgit–Baltistan and Azad Kashmir). China administers 10% (Aksai Chin and Trans-Karakoram Tract) of the state since 1962.
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Political Map of Kashmir Region
|Map shows the location of following cities and towns in Northern India:
Amritsar, Baramulla, Dehradun, Jammu, Kargil, Leh, Ludhiana, Manali, New Delhi, Shimla, and Srinagar.
Map shows the location of following cities and towns in Northern Pakistan:
Abbottabad, Dera Ismail Khan, Faisalabad, Gilgit, Gujranwala, Islamabad, Lahore, Muzaffarabad, Peshawar, Sahiwal, Skardu, and Wagah (border town between Pakistan and India on the Grand Trunk Road between Amritsar, Punjab, India, and Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan).
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