Himachal Pradesh

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Himachal Pradesh

ਹਿਮਾਚਲ ਪ੍ਰਦੇਸ਼
State of India
A map showing where the location of Himachal Pradesh is in the Republic of India
A map showing where the location of Himachal Pradesh is in the Republic of India
Map of Himachal
Map of Himachal
Country23x15px India
RegionNorth India
Government
 • LegislatureUnicameral (295* seats)
Area
 • TotalTemplate:Infobox settlement/metric
Population
 (2011)
 • Total6,856,509
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Official languagesPunjabi · English
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Himachal Pradesh (Lua error in package.lua at line 80: module 'Module:Language/data/iana scripts' not found.) is a state in northern India. Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh. It covers an area of 56,019 km² (21,629 mi²), although the border with China is still disputed. The land contains high mountains. In traditional Indian geography it falls under the North Indian zone.

Himachal Pradesh was part of Indian Punjab before 1966.

Himachal Pradesh is divided into 12 districts. These are further divided into 55 sub-divisions, 82 tehsils and 35 sub-tehsils.[1]

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