Jammu and Kashmir
or Kashmir geographical name disputed territory N India (subcontinent); claimed as a constituent state (summer capital Srinagar, winter capital Jammu area 53,665 square miles—138,992 square kilometerspopulation 7,718,700) and partly administered by India, but also claimed and partly controlled by Pakistan

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