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Which is in better position Indian Kashmir or Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir

Jun 20, 2017 16:18 IST

    The issue of Kashmir has always been the bone of contention between India and Pakistan. Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) is that part of India which is occupied by the Pakistan after the invasion in 1947, since then this area is known as the Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK). POK is spread in the area of 2.22 lakh sq km. Unfortunately 30% area of POK is occupied by the Pakistan and 10% by the China and India holds 60% part of this territory. In this article we tried to prove that the area comes under the territory of India is in better place in terms of Per capita income, size of GDP etc. as compared to POK.


    1. Area

    Indian Kashmir: 101387 km⊃2;

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 13,297 sq km

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    2. Population

    Indian Kashmir: 125 crores

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 46 Cr

    (Kashmiri girls)

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    3. Districts

    Indian Kashmir: 22

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 10



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    4. Capital

    Indian Kashmir: Jammu (from October to March), Srinagar (from March to October)

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: Muzaffarabad

    5. Assembly Seats

    Indian Kashmir: 87

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 49

    Kashmir assembly

    kashmir assembly

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    6. Budget

    Indian Kashmir: 80000 Cr.

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 4500 Cr.

    7. Health Expenses

    Indian Kashmir: 3037 crores

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 290 million

    8. Airport

    Indian Kashmir: 4

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 2

    Kashmir airport

    kashmir airport

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    9. College | University

    Indian Kashmir: 35

    Pakistan Occupied Kashmir: 6



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    In short, it can be said that Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir is behind Kashmir region of India and its main reason is that the ideology of India is development oriented while region of Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir is used as a centre of terrorism by the Pakistan.

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