Pulwama and later as Pulgam is a town and a notified area committee in Pulwama district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is almost 40 km (25 mi) from the summer capital of Srinagar. Pulwama is often called the Anand of Kashmir or Dudha-Kul of Kashmir on account of its high milk production.
Pulwama is a district in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Pulwama city is the district headquarter. Pulwama is surrounded by Srinagar district from north, Anantnag district from and east and south, Kulgam district from south, Badgam district and Shupiyan district from west.
Pulwama district is reported to be one of the pretty spots on the earth, because of its congenial climate, innumerable springs, streams, water falls, fragrant flowers delicious fruits and other natural sceneries.
Pulwama is famous all over the world for the saffron cultivation which is mainly grown in the Karewa lands of Pampore, Kakapora and Pulwama blocks.The district is also called Rice Bowl of Kashmir for maximum production of rice grains in the J & K state.