4 edition of Himalayan frontiers of India found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 73 p. :|
|Number of Pages||96|
|2||Routledge contemporary South Asia series -- 13|
|Indias gateway to Central Asia : trans-Himalayan trade and cultural movements through Kashmir and Ladakh, 1846-1947 / K. Warikoo Great game on Kashmir frontiers / K. Warikoo Gilgit dimension of Kashmir frontier / P.N. Jalali Indias Himalayan frontier : strategic challenges and opportunities in the 21st century / Vijay Kapur Strategic dimensions of the trans-Himalayan frontiers / Afsir Karim Ceasefire line and LoC in Jammu and Kashmir : evolution of a border / Sat Paul Sahni Northern areas of Jammu and Kashmir / B. Raman Jammu and Kashmir : contours and challenges of cross border terrorism / M.M. Khajooria Tibet and the security of Indian Himalayan Belt / P. Stobdan India-Nepal open border : interlinkages, issues, and problems / B.C. Upreti Indo-Bhutan relations : strategic perspectives / Rajesh Kharat Security of northeast Himalayan frontiers : challenges and response / Bibhuti Bhushan Nandy Security of Himalayan frontiers : role of science and technology, modern air surveillance and remote sensing / Vinod Patney.|
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The Indian aim ln NEFA is to Himalayan frontiers of India all-round development of the tribal people. Natural resources Main article: India has around 14,500 km of inland navigable waterways. The plains encompass an area of 700,000 km 2 270,000 sq mi. Paro Takt sang is the holy place where Buddhism started in Bhutan. New Delhi and the pro-Indian Kashmiri puppet government have therefore been forced tolarge military and police contingents ln Kashmir, far out of proportion to the Pakistani military threat.
In accordance with this policy, China's activities in the borderin Ladakn andbeen confined mainly to the Tibetan side of the frontier where they have subdued most of the Tibetans politically and organized them economically. In Sikkim, Bhutan, and NEFA, there is some resentment at interference from Indian outsiders seeking to "civilize" the local people who would prefer to be left alone.
Their morale has also probably improvedesult of Western military aid and the United States' agreement to provide road and airport improvement assistance. Old texts and other evidence suggests that the first white man set foot for the explorations on 30 th May 1624 to trace the Christians living in the Himalayas.
inhabit the Himalayas are the backwash of many civilizations, remnants of populations driven into refuge areas by succeeding waves of invaders and conquerors.
They consist of 572 islands, lying in the Bay of Bengal near the coast running in a north—south axis for approximately 910 km. The Himalayan range is the Himalayan frontiers of India highest mountain range, with its tallest peak 8,848 metres [29,029 ft] on the Nepal—China border. of Ladakh occupied by them.
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The Himalayan mountain chain, whichthe boundary between the Indian subcontinent and Tibet,ignificant but by no means impenetrable barrier. Except for timber, Kashmir's resources are mainly untapped.
, westernmost town in Trans-Karakoram Tract• Among hill residents in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh states, this feeling is one of being discriminated against by the Indian plainsmen.
The southern boundary of the Karakoram is formed by the , and Shyok rivers, which separate the range from the northwestern end of the Himalayas.
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The Hindukush range to include the Hinduraj mountains in Afghanistan are part of the greater HKH Hindukush Himalayan river system.
The people of the Vale and the mountains of northwest Kashmir are related primarily to the peoples of southwest Asia.