There are total 6 neighbouring states of Maharashtra apart from 1 Union Territory. Maharashtra is bordered by the Arabian Sea and the Indian states of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Karnataka, Goa and the Union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli. 1 UT and 6 states are touching the border of Maharashtra.
Maharashtra lies in the western region of India. Mumbai is the capital of Maharashtra while Nagpur is regarded as the second capital of Maharashtra.
Maharashtra (third largest state by area) covers an area of 307,710 square kilometers. Maharashtra is one of the wealthiest and the most developed states in India, contributing 25% of the country’s industrial output.
List of States Touching Maharashtra Border
UT of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Telangana, Karnataka and Goa are the neighbouring states of Maharashtra.
|No.||Name||State / UT||Location|
|7||Dadra and Nagar Haveli||Union Territory||North|
Map of Maharashtra and Neighbouring States
Maharashtra is bounded to the north by the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and the Indian states of Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh and the south by the Indian states of Telangana, Karnataka and Goa and the east by the Indian state of Chhattisgarh and the west by the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean. 7 administrative sub-divisions of India, including 1 union territory and 6 states are surrounding Maharashtra.
Facts about Maharashtra Border
Telangana replaced Andhra Pradesh from the list of Maharashtra bordering states after Telangana was carved out of Andhra Pradesh in 2014. The Arabian Sea makes up Maharashtra’s west coast. The Konkan division is an administrative sub-division of Maharashtra which comprises all the coastal districts of the state. The Satpuras, hills along the northern border, and the Bhamragad-Chiroli-Gaikhuri Ranges on the eastern border form physical barriers preventing easy movement, but also serve as natural limits to the state.
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Maharashtra shares its border with as many as 6 states. Arabian Sea, 1 Union Territory and 6 Indian States are touching the boundary of Maharashtra. Latest News: Belgaum Border Dispute and NDTV: Maharashtra Border