Rajasthan

Rajasthan is a  in northern . It covers 342,239 square kilometres (132,139 sq mi) or 10.4 percent of ’s total geographical area.

It is on ’s northwestern side, where it comprises most of the wide and inhospitable Thar Desert and shares a border with the Pakistani provinces of Punjab to the northwest and Sindh to the , along the Sutlej-Indus  valley.