India has 15,106 kilometers of land borders and a coastline of about 7,516 kilometers. Only 5 out of 29 Indian states have no international border or coastal line. Those long borders are shared with seven countries — China, Pakistan, Bhutan, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Nepal and Bangladesh.
With an area of 147,181 sq. km and a population of 29 million, Nepal shares a border of about 1850 km with five Indian States – Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Sikkim.
Indian subcontinent in the countries that have a common border with India is Afghanistan, Pakistan, China, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar and Bangladesh.
|Country||States and Union Territories|
|Nepal||Uttrakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Sikkim|
|Bhutan||Sikkim, West Bengal, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh|
Land borders of India
India shares land borders with seven sovereign nations. The state’s Ministry of Home Affairs also recognizes a 106 kilometres (66 mi) land border with an eighth nation, Afghanistan, as part of its claim of the Kashmir region (see Durand Line).
(iii) Uttar Pradesh shares the longest land boundary with Nepal among the Indian states.
With which country India shares longest border?
- Bhutan: 699.
- Afghanistan: 106.
- Total :15,106.7.
Which state has the longest international border in India?
Bangladesh and India share a 4,096-kilometer (2,545-mile) long international border, the fifth-longest land border in the world.
Which state has the largest coastal border?
|State or territory||Method 1 (CRS)||Area (mi2)|
|Alaska||6,640 mi (10,690 km)||665,384|
|Florida||1,350 mi (2,170 km)||65,758|
|California||840 mi (1,350 km)||163,695|