Jammu and Kashmir

JAMMU & KASHMIR

Jammu and Kashmir is a state in northern India, often denoted by its acronym, J&K. It is located mostly in the Himalayan mountains, and shares borders with the states of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab to the south

CAPITALSrinagar(summer)
Jammu(winter)
GOVERNERNarinder Nath Vohra
CHIEF MINISTERPresident rule
NATIONAL PARKDachigam National Park
Hemis National Park
Kishtwar National Park
Salim Ali National Park
WILD LIFE SANCTUARYBaltal-Thajwas WLS,
Changthang Cold Desert WLS,
Gulbarga WLS,
Hirapora WLS,
Hokersar WLS,
Jasrota WLS,
Karakoram (Nubra Shyok) WLS,
Lachipora WLS,
Limber WLS,
Nandni WLS,
Overa Aru WLS,
Rajparian (Daksum) WLS,
Ramnagar Rakha WLS,
Surinsar Mansar WLS,
Trikuta WLS
POWER PLANTMohra Hydro-Electric Power Stations,
The Sind Valley Hydro-Electric Project,
The Pahalgam Hydro-Electric Project,
Lower Jhelum Hydel Project (Sheri)
AIRPORTSheikh Ul Alam International airport
Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport
Kushok Bakula Rimpochhe Airport.
DAMSalal Project – Chenab River,
Baglihar Dam – Chenab River,
Dulhasti Dam – Chenab River,
Pakal Dul Dam – Masurdar River,
Chutak Hydroelectric Project – Suru River,
Dumkhar Hydroelectric Dam – Indus River,
Uri Hydroelectric Dam – Jhelum River
FESTIVALHemis
Tihar & Samkrant.
STADIUMMaulana Azad