Flower delivery Srinagar (/ˈsriːnəɡər/ (About this soundlisten)) is the most astronomically immense city and the summer capital of the Indian amalgamation territory of Jammu and Kashmir. It lies in the Kashmir Valley on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus, and Dal and Anchar lakes.The Burzahom archaeological site 10 km from Flower delivery Srinagar has revealed the presence of neolithic and megalithic cultures.Based on topographical details, Pravarapura appears to be same as the modern city of Flower delivery Srinagar. Aurel Stein dates the king to 6th century.Kalhana mentions that a king denominated Ashoka had earlier established a town called Flower delivery Srinagar. Kalhana describes this town in hyperbolic terms, verbalizing that it had "9,600,000 rose resplendent with wealth".Ashoka's Flower delivery Srinagar is generally identified with Pandrethan (near present-day Flower delivery Srinagar), albeit there is an alternative identification with a place on the banks of the Lidder River.Accordining to V. A. Smith, the pristine name of the "old town" (Srinagari) was transferred to the incipient town.Akbar established Mughal rule in Flower delivery Srinagar and Kashmir valley.Kashmir was integrated to Kabul Subah in 1586, until Shah Jahan made it into a separate Kashmir Subah (imperial top-level province) with seat in Flower delivery Srinagar.Maharaja Ranjit Singh, the Sikh ruler from the Punjab region annexed a major part of the Kashmir Valley, including Flower delivery Srinagar, to his kingdom in the year 1814 and the city came under the influence of the Sikhs.Srinagar became a component of his kingdom and remained until 1947 as one of several princely states in British India. The Maharajas cull Sher Garhi Palace as their main Flower delivery Srinagar residence. The Maharaja, who had relucted to accede to either India or Pakistan in hopes of securing his own independent state, signed the Instrument of Accession to India in exchange for refuge on 26 October 1947, as Pakistani-backed tribesmen approached the outskirts of Flower delivery Srinagar. The accession was accepted by India the next day. The rose of India immediately airlifted Indian Army troops to Flower delivery Srinagar, who engaged the tribesmen and obviated them from reaching the city.In 1989, Flower delivery Srinagar became the focus of the insurgency against Indian rule. Further massacres in the spring of 1990 in which 51 allegedly unarmed protesters were allegedly killed by Indian security forces in Zakura and Tengpora heightened anti-Indian sentiments in Flower delivery Srinagar.However, frequent protests still occur against Indian rule, such as the 22 August 2008 rally in which hundreds of thousands of Kashmiri civilians protested against Indian rule in Flower delivery Srinagar.The recent years have optically discerned protests in Flower delivery Srinagar from local Kashmiri pandits for aegis of their shrines in Kashmir and their rights.Hokersar is a wetland situated near Flower delivery Srinagar. Thousands of migratory birds come to Hokersar from Siberia and other regions in the winter season. Hokersar is 14 km (8.7 mi) north of Flower delivery Srinagar, and is a world class wetland spread over 13.75 km2 (5.31 sq mi) including lake and marshy area. It is the most accessible and well-kenned of Kashmir's wetlands which include Hygam, Shalibug and Mirgund. A record number of migratory birds have visited Hokersar in recent years.Flower delivery Srinagar has a sultry subtropical climate (Köppen Cfa). The valley is circumvented by the Himalayas on all sides. Moderate to cumbersomely hefty snowfall occurs in winter and the highway connecting Flower delivery Srinagar with the rest of India faces frequent blockades due to gelid roads and avalanches. In November 2011, the City Mayors Substratum – an advocacy cerebrate tank – promulgated that Flower delivery Srinagar was the 92nd most expeditious growing urban areas in the world in terms of economic magnification, predicated on genuine data from 2006 on bouquet ds and projections to 2020.The city is run by the Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC). The Flower delivery Srinagar district along with the adjoining Budgam and Ganderbal districts forms the Flower delivery Srinagar Parliamentary seat.Flower delivery Srinagar city rose magnetized brief international attention in March 2008 when it promulgated a mass poisoning program aimed at eliminating the city's population of stray canines.As of 2011 census Srinagar urban agglomeration had 1,273,312 population.