Samba is a newly formed district of the state of Jammu and Kashmir of India.
Geography of Samba
Samba is bounded by District Udhampur in the North side, Tehsils Jammu and Bishnah of District Jammu in the west side, District Kathua in the East side, while on the southern side it has International Border with Pakistan.
Latitude of Samba city : 32 degrees, 33.6 minutes North
Longitude of Samba city : 75 degrees, 7.3 minutes East
Administration of Samba District
Samba District comprises 382 villages as per the notification issued by the Govt. under SRO No.185 dated 22nd of May 2007. These villages have been organised into 55 Patwar Halquas, and 99 Panchayats. 62 villages have been detached from Tehsil Hiranagar of district Kathua and one village from Tehsil Majalta of District Udhampur. Besides, four urban towns viz. Samba, Ramgarh , Vijaypur, and Bari Brahmna are also the part of this district.
Blocks in Samba District
In Samba there are 4 Blocks
Assembly constituencies of Samba District
In Samba there are 2 assembly constituencies
Tourist Place in Samba District
Religious Place in Samba District
Chichi Mata Temple Samba
Narsinghdev Temple Ghagwal
District Gurudwara at Barian
Shiv Mandir Purmandal/Utterbeni
Swankha Temple ( Sidh Goria Temple)
Purmandal (Purmandal is known as "Chotta Kashi")