Uttar Pradesh is one of the largest states in Union of India that is a very important country in Asia. India is situated in South Asia amidst Bay of Bengal, Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea. The southern portion of Asia is also known as Indian Sub-continent or Indian Peninsula.
Uttar Pradesh stretches along the Indian border with Nepal from
Northern India towards the East of India. The state is lion shaped and
is surrounded by Uttaranchal in North East, Haryana and Delhi in North,
Rajasthan in West, Madhya Pradesh in South West, Chhattisgarh in South,
Bihar in South East and East and Nepal along its East. The Indian
Standard Time Median that is some 5 and a Half hour or 82.5° ahead
of GMT passes through Allahabad, a district in Uttar Pradesh.