answersLogoWhite

0

Pakistan
Punjab Pakistan
Islamabad

Where is Pakistan?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2015-09-16 23:15:51

Pakistan (Urdu: پاکستان ), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country located in South-Central Asia between the Southwest Asia also known as the Near East, and is an integral part of the Greater Middle East region and converges with Southern Asia with the Republic of India to the east. South-central Asia is a separate block consisting of the countries of (Afghanistan, Iran, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan and the disputed region of Kashmir). It has a 1,046 kilometre (650 mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south, and is bordered by Afghanistan and Iran in the west, Bharat in the east and China in the far northeast. Tajikistan also lies adjacent to Pakistan but is separated by the narrow Wakhan Corridor.

The region forming modern Pakistan was home to the ancient Indus Valley Civilization and then, successively, recipient of ancient Vedic, Persian, Indo-Greek and Islamic cultures. The area has witnessed invasions and settlement by the Aryans, Persians, Greeks, Arabs, Turks, Afghans and the Mongols. It was a part of British Raj from 1858 to 1947, when the Pakistan Movement for a state for Muslims, led by Muhammad Ali Jinnah and the Muslim League resulted in the independence and creation of the state of Pakistan, that comprised the provinces of Sindh, North-West Frontier Province, West Punjab, Balochistan and East Bengal. With the adoption of its first constitution in 1956, Pakistan became an Islamic republic. In 1971, a civil war in East Pakistan resulted in the independence of Bangladesh. Pakistan's history has been characterized by periods of economic growth, military rule and political instability.

Pakistan is the sixth most populous country in the world and has the second largest Muslim population in the world after Indonesia. The country is listed among the "Next Eleven" economies. Pakistan is a founding member of the Organization of the Islamic Conference, South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation, Developing 8 Countries and the Economic Cooperation Organization. It is also a member of the United Nations, Commonwealth of Nations, World Trade Organization, G33 developing countries, Group of 77 developing nations, major non-NATO ally of the United States and is a nuclear state.

south - east Asia

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still have questions?

Related Questions

Is today's Pakistan is Quaid e Azam Pakistan?

No its not today Pakistan is zardari Pakistan


Why does Pakistan celebrate Pakistan day?

They don't. Nobody in Pakistan celebrates Pakistan Day. I live in Pakistan and this is the first time I heard about this. There is no such thing as Pakistan Day. Only Independence day is celebrated in Pakistan.


Who thought of Pakistan?

Allama Iqbal gave idea of Pakistan . He is called "Mufakar-e-Pakistan . He dreamt Pakistan and Jinnah got Pakistan .


What country was formerly called west Pakistan?

Today's Pakistan was called as West Pakistan till 1971. In 1971 when East Pakistan or Bangladesh got separated from Pakistan, it was named as Pakistan.


What is the official NAME of Pakistan?

Islamic Republic of Pakistan Islamic republic of pakistan official name of pakistan.


What part of the original Pakistan is still Pakistan?

Pakistan was originally comprised of West Pakistan and East Pakistan. The West Pakistan provinces of Pukhtoonkhwa (NWFP), Baluchistan, Punjab and Sindh are still Pakistan. East Pakistan became the independent country as Bangladesh due to India's interference in 1971.


Is Pakistan you?

No, Pakistan is a country


What is the old name of Pakistan?

Pakistan has no old name, it was Pakistan when it created


Where do you find sheer cover in Pakistan?

it is not available in Pakistan and there is no shipment for Pakistan .


What is good in Pakistan?

Every Thing Is Good in Pakistan and Pakistan is not poor


How is India better than Pakistan?

Thats impossible Pakistan is much better pakistan is cleaner pakistan is richer


How was India and Pakistan separated?

India and Pakistan had a war.Before India and Pakistan were not called India and Pakistan it was called Hindu and Muslim than it became India and Pakistan


Does Pakistan have a navy?

Yes, Pakistan has Navy. Pakistan Navy is the third largest defense force of Pakistan. Pakistan Navy is mainly deployed at Arabian Sea.


What is the name of owner of state bank of Pakistan?

The Government of Pakistan is the owner of the State Bank of Pakistan. It was established in 1948. It is headquartered in Karachi, Pakistan. It is the central bank of Pakistan that supervises the banking operations in Pakistan


Which is the official name of Pakistan?

Islamic Republic of Pakistan is the official name of Pakistan. Pakistan was named as Islamic Republic in 1956 by a unanimous resolution in National Assembly of Pakistan.


Name the highest civil award in Pakistan?

Name of the highest Civil Award in Pakistan is Nishan-i-Pakistan (The Order of Pakistan)


Is Pakistan like a magic?

Although many places in Pakistan have become a paradise which now the government of Pakistan wants to rename it a Magical Pakistan. Pakistan is not just a home to deserts, forests, & snowy mountains. Pakistan has started to develop beautiful ports throughout Pakistan which will turn Pakistan into a very beautiful country:)


Do you have to be born in Pakistan to become president of Pakistan?

Yes you do have to be born in Pakistan you be president of it.


What is the country postal code of Pakistan?

The postal code for the country of Pakistan is "PAKISTAN"


Central superior services exam of Pakistan?

examanation in Pakistan examanation in Pakistan


Who are the competitors of engro foods in Pakistan?

nestle pakistan Unilever pakistan are its competitors


What is west Pakistan called now?

west pakistan is now called PAKISTAN


Reports on exports of Pakistan .pdf?

what are the major exports of pakistan. and its importance? what are the major exports of pakistan. and its importance? what are the major exports of pakistan. and its importance? what are the major exports of pakistan. and its importance? what are the major exports of pakistan. and its importance?


What r the reason was west Pakistan was responsible of sepration fom the eat Pakistan?

East Pakistan separated from West Pakistan because of neglect and abuse on part of West Pakistan. East Pakistan was fairly lawless and forgotten by West Pakistan. East Pakistan had no voice when it came to its own affairs, as well.due to these reasons it was seperated.


Which is richer India or Pakistan?

Pakistan