Jammu (जम्मू, Urdu: جموں , Punjabi: ਜੰਮੂ), also known informally as Duggardesh, is one of the three administrative divisions within Jammu and Kashmir. The region is a part of the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
It consists of the districts of Doda, Kathua, Jammu, Udhampur, Rajouri, Ramban, Reasi, Samba, Kishtwar & Poonch. Most of the land is hilly or mountainous, including the Pir Panjal range which separates it from the Kashmir Valley and part of the Great Himalayas in the eastern districts of Doda and Kishtwar.
The principal river is the Chenab.
Jammu is winter capital of the State and famous pilgrimage centre all over the world for Vaishno Devi Temple.
As of 2012, the Jammu Division consists of ten districts:
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Jammu district comprises 4 tehsils -
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