25 January in History

Nestled in the lap of the great Himalayan range, Himachal Pradesh, India’s 18th state, came into being on 25 January 1971. Bordering the Indian states of Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana and Uttarakhand and the Tibet Autonomous Region, Himachal Pradesh has an area of 55,670 square kilometres and a population of around 7 million (2011 census).

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