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About India country
India is located in South Asia and is officially known as the Republic of India.
  • Lat/Long: 21°7'32"N / 82°47'41"E
  • Currency: Rupee (INR)
  • Capital New Delhi
  • Population: 1 173 108 018
  • Area: 3 287 590 KM2
  • GDP: $1 670 000 000 000
  • Telephones: 31 080 000
  • Mobile Phones: 893 862 000
  • Internet Hosts: 6 746 000
  • Internet Users: 61 338 000
  • Time Zone: UTC/GMT +5 hours 30 minutes
  • Dial Codes: +91
  • Languages:
    1. Hindi 41%
    2. Bengali 8.1%
    3. Telugu 7.2%
    4. Marathi 7%
    5. Tamil 5.9%
    6. Urdu 5%
    7. Gujarati 4.5%
    8. Kannada 3.7%
    9. Malayalam 3.2%
    10. Oriya 3.2%
    11. Punjabi 2.8%
    12. Assamese 1.3%
    13. Maithili 1.2%
    14. other 5.9%
  • Electricity:
    1. Type C European 2-pin
    2. Type D Old British plug

Governed by a parliamentary system, India is a federal constitutional republic and is the world's most populous democracy. There are 29 states and seven union territories in India. Each state and union territory of India has an administrative, legislative and judicial capital.

An administrative capital is one where all the offices of the executive government are situated. A legislative capital is the one where the state assembly convenes. A judicial capital is the one where the territorial high courts are located.

List of 29 States and Capitals of India

  1. Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad (De jure - 2 June 2024) Amaravati (proposed)
  2. Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar
  3. Assam Dispur
  4. Bihar Patna
  5. Chhattisgarh Raipur
  6. Goa Panaji
  7. Gujarat Gandhinagar
  8. Haryana Chandigarh (shared with Punjab)
  9. Himachal Pradesh Shimla
  10. Jammu and Kashmir Srinagar (summer), Jammu (winter)
  11. Jharkhand Ranchi
  12. Karnataka Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore)
  13. Kerala Thiruvananthapuram
  14. Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
  15. Maharashtra Mumbai
  16. Manipur Imphal
  17. Meghalaya Shillong
  18. Mizoram Aizawl
  19. Nagaland Kohima
  20. Odisha Bhubaneswar
  21. Punjab Chandigarh
  22. Rajasthan Jaipur
  23. Sikkim Gangtok
  24. Tamil Nadu Chennai
  25. Telangana Hyderabad (from June 2, 2014 – shared with Andhra Pradesh)
  26. Tripura Agartala
  27. Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
  28. Uttarakhand Dehradun
  29. West Bengal Kolkata

7 Union Territories of India

  1. Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair
  2. Chandigarh Chandigarh
  3. Dadar and Nagar Haveli Silvassa
  4. Daman and Diu Daman
  5. Delhi Delhi
  6. Lakshadweep Kavaratti
  7. Puducherry (Pondicherry) Pondicherry
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