Anantnag (UT)

State: Jammu and Kashmir (JK) Statehood: 31 October 2019 10154 Views

Anantnag is a district located in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is located in the southwestern part of the Kashmir Valley and is bordered by the districts of Kulgam to the north, Pulwama to the east, and Shopian to the west. The district headquarters is located in the town of Anantnag, which is also the largest town in the district.

Other major towns in the district include Mattan, Bijbehara, and Pahalgam. Anantnag is known for its scenic beauty, with the famous tourist destination of Pahalgam located within its boundaries. The district is also home to many historic and religious sites, such as the Martand Sun Temple and the revered shrine of Amarnath.

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