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Arunachal Pradesh
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Arunachal Pradesh may be a state in Northeast India. It borders the states of Assam and Nagaland to the south. It shares international borders with Bhutan within the west, Myanmar within the east, and a disputed border with China within the north at the McMahon Line. Itanagar is that the capital of Arunachal Pradesh. Arunachal Pradesh is that the largest of the Seven Sister States of Northeast India by area.

As of the 2011 Census of India, Arunachal Pradesh features a population of 1,382,611 and a neighborhood of 83,743 square kilometres (32,333 sq mi). its an ethnically diverse state, with predominantly Monpa people within the west, Tani people within the center, Tai people within the east, and Naga people within the south of the state.

A major a part of a part of the state is claimed by both the Peoples Republic of China and Republic of China (Taiwan) as part of the region of South Tibet. During the 1962 Sino-Indian War, most of Arunachal Pradesh was temporarily captured by the Chinese Peoples Liberation Army.