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Learn about India's border with Bangladesh & China

Rushikesh Dudhat
Education : B. E. Electronics Faculty of Geography, Environment. Currently associated with Shubhra Ranjan IAS Study, Delhi

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Thanku so much sir for d lessons...n for dose little but imp. facts...we wr eagerly waiting fr u on unacademy..thnx for joining unacademy
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thanks Rushikesh for a wonderful explanation of the silliguri corridor and chumbi valley....brief and very effective for retention...
  1. Indian Geography Our Neighbors INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  2. Rushikesh Dudhat B. E. Electronics Teaching aspirants from last 8 Years. . Associated with SHU BHRA RANJAN IAS STUDY GROUP


  3. here is a general understanding among the countries of the world to select the standard meridian in multiples of 7 30' of longitude. That is why 82 30' E has been selected as the standard meridian' of India. Indian Standard Time is ahead of Greenwich Mean Time by 5 hours and 30 minutes INDIAS NEIGHBOURS: Length of the border in Km 4,096.7 3,488 3,323 1,751 1,643 699 106 15,106.7 Name of the country Bangladesh China Pakistan Nepal Myanmar Bhutan Afghanistan Total


  4. . Which one of the following countries shares the longest land frontier with India? (a) Bangladesh (c) Pakistan (b) China (d) Myanmar SIKK Bhutan Darbhanga Kishanganjo NAGALAND Pana BIHAR Guwahat MEGHALAYA MANIPU Banglades / Aizawl Historic Indo Bangladesh land swapping agreement was done by 100th Constitutional Amendment Act ARKHAND TRIPURA Ranchi WEST BENGAL ttago Mai INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  5. . Five Indian states, namely Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim . The border is generally divided into three sectors namely: (i) the Western sector, (ii) . The McMahon line, which India recognizes as its boundary, is not accepted by India- China Border and Arunachal Pradesh touch the Indian boundary with China. the Middle sector, and (iii) the Eastern sector. the Chinese. Line of Control Qinghai Aksa Chin Line of Actual Control (LAC) Sichua and CHINA PAKISTAN Tibet Mc Mahon Line Pradeshh Uttor Prodesh Lhasa New Delhi Sikkim NEPAL INDIA BHUTAN TAWANG 200 Mles INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  6. CHUMBI VALLEY is a narrovw area difficult for military manoeuvre. It is 50 km from the Siliguri Corridor Jakarlung Pasamlung AREAS CHINA CLAIMS CHINA (TIBET) oa Tax INE OF ACTUAL CONTROL LIGURI CORRIDOR Natta Total: 495 sq Km or Tawang Arunachal Pradesh Chicken's Neck Sikkim BHUTAN Dokdam Plateau 269 sq km NEPAL Siliguri Corridor West Bengal Kathmandu Bhutan Guwahas Assam At its narrowest, the SILIGURI CORRIDOR is 17-km wide. The corridor connects the northeast to the rest of India Meghalaya The Siliguri Corridor, or Chicken's Neck, is a narrow stretch of land, located in the Indian state of West Bengal, that connects India's northeastern states to the rest of India MESHALAYA Bangladesh^- BIHAR INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  7. A narrow region at tri-junction of India (Sikkim), Bhutan & China. It is just 50 km away from Siliguri Corridor. Chinese intentions are very clear; they want to broaden this Chumbi Valley corridor basically to be a constant threat to Siliguri corridor. It needs to be remembered that Bhutan and China has no demarcated border because Chinese refuse to recognise McMahon line. Tawang is smallest administrative division in Arunachal. Tawang is claimed by China. Tawang is famous for tawang monestary. is the largest monastery in India and second largest in the world after the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  8. 500 Miles British-Indian Empire 1947 PAKISTAN Known as Radcliffe Line. Radcliffe Partiton Lines 1947 Burma separated from British India 3rd longest boundary 1937 . Runs through Gujrat (Rann BURMA EAST Myanmar of Kutch), Rajasthan (Thar Desert), Punjab ( Fertile Land) and J&K ( Mountainous region) Arabian Sea INDIA, PAKISTAN Bangladesh . Remember Indo - Bay of Bengal Bangladesh border is also known as Radcliffe Line.... WHY? Bagladesh was East Pakistan. Indo Pakistan Border: INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  9. PAKISTAN Sind Blue Dotted Line Pillars already esist demarcating boundry) Boundry finally settled by Govt. of India Western Bank Eastern Bank (India wants border in the centre of the cteek) Western Terminus SIR CREEK Green Line Kori Creek SIR CREEKr Gujarat INDIA Arabian Sea INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat


  10. Originally named Ban Ganga, Sir Creek is named after a British representative. Sir Creek is a 96-km strip of water disputed between India and Pakistan in the Rann of Kutch marshlands. .What's the importance of Sir Creek? 1. Sir Creek is considered to be among the largest fishing grounds in Asia. 2. potential presence of great oil and gas concentration under the sea INDIAN GEOGRAPHY by Rushikesh Dudhat