Punjab is a state located in India. It was initially a part of the larger region of Punjab before Pakistan and India got separated. Punjab is situated on the northern side of the country. On the northern side of Punjab, there is the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana on the southern side, and Himachal Pradesh on the eastern side and Rajasthan on the southwestern side. On the western side of Punjab, the Pakistani province Punjab is situated. The capital city of the state of Punjab is Chandigarh. It is also the capital of the Haryana State.
In 1947, the greater Punjab was divided into Pakistani and Indian Punjab. Then later in 1966, Indian Punjab was further subdivided into a smaller Punjab and the states of Himachal Pradesh and Haryana. Punjab covers an area of almost 50362 square kilometers and bears a population of 27704236 people. Sikhs are in majority there.
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