You asked: Is Karnataka in west India?

Is Karnataka East or West?

Karnataka, formerly (until 1973) Mysore, state of India, located on the western coast of the subcontinent. It is bounded by the states of Goa and Maharashtra to the north, Telangana to the east, Tamil Nadu to the southeast, and Kerala to the south and by the Arabian Sea to the west.

Which part of India is Karnataka?

Karnataka is located in the south western region of India. Spread over an area of 191,791 square km, the state borders the western coast of the Indian subcontinent. Karnataka is situated in the Deccan Plateau and it witnesses the convergence of the Western Ghats and the Eastern Ghats into the Nilgiri Hills.

Is Karnataka north or south India?

The state is in the south western region of India. It was formed on 1 November 1956, with the passage of the States Reorganisation Act. Originally known as the State of Mysore /maɪˈsɔːr/, it was renamed Karnataka in 1973. The state corresponds to the Carnatic region.

Which state is Karnataka in?

Karnataka neighbouring states are given below: The Arabian Sea in the west, Maharashtra in the north, Andhra Pradesh in the east, Tamil Nadu in the south –east, Kerala in the south-west, and Goa in the north- west are the neighbouring states of Karnataka.

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Which state is east of Karnataka?

Explanation: The state to the east of Karnataka is Andhra Pradesh. Andhra Pradesh is a state in southern India. It shares it boundary with Karnataka in east.

Which state is located in southern part of Karnataka?

South Karnataka (officially known as Kannada Nadu) generally refers to the southern part of Karnataka state, excluding the coastal areas. It generally corresponds to former Mysore state.

South Karnataka
Largest city Bengaluru
Headquarter Bengaluru
• Total 84,969 km2 (32,807 sq mi)

Where is Kannada located?

Kannada language, also called Kanarese or Kannana, member of the Dravidian language family and the official language of the state of Karnataka in southern India. Kannada is also spoken in the states that border Karnataka.

What is the area of Karnataka?

The northern region is among the largest regions in India comprising eight states — Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh and UT Chandigarh.