Kupwara is the backward frontier District of Kashmir Valley, full of scenic beauty. Dense  forests and rich wild life make it significant from tourism and wildlife point of view. Nature has been very kind to Kupwara. District Kupwara was carved out form erstwhile District Baramulla in the year 1979. The District Headquarter “Kupwara” is situated at a distance of 90 kms from the summer capital of state, i.e. Srinagar View More

District At a Glance

  • Area: 2379 Sq. Km.
  • Population:875,564
  • Language: Kashmiri
  • Villages: 363
DC Kup
Mr. Anshul Garg (IAS) District Magistrate & Collector