India States and Cities

India has 28 states and seven union territories (UTs). Indian cities are rich with ancient heritage, historical monuments, modern industries and businesses that attract visitors from all over the world. Ask and answer here about travel destinations of India.

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India States and Cities

How many states are there in India?

India is divided into 28 different states. There are also 7 "union territories."

(*a 29th state, Telangana, is awaiting approval in 2014)


  1. Andhra Pradesh
  2. Arunachal Pradesh
  3. Assam
  4. Bihar
  5. Chhattisgarh
  6. Goa
  7. Gujarat
  8. Haryana
  9. Himachal Pradesh
  10. Jammu and Kashmir
  11. Jharkhand
  12. Karnataka
  13. Kerala
  14. Madhya Pradesh
  15. Maharashtra
  16. Manipur
  17. Meghalaya
  18. Mizoram
  19. Nagaland
  20. Odisha (formerly Orissa)
  21. Punjab
  22. Rajasthan
  23. Sikkim
  24. Tamil Nadu
  25. Tripura
  26. Uttar Pradesh
  27. Uttarakhand (formerly Uttaranchal)
  28. West Bengal


  1. The Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  2. Chandigarh
  3. Dadra and Nagar Haveli
  4. Daman and Diu
  5. Lakshadweep
  6. National Capital Territory of Delhi
  7. Puducherry

There are 29 states and 7 union territories in India at present.

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Housing Development Finance Corporation Bank HDFC

Write the name 28 states in India with capitals?

Andhra Pradesh - Hyderabad2. Arunachal Pradesh - Itanagar

3. Assam - Dispur

4. Bihar - Patna

5. Chhatisgarh - Raipur

6. Goa - Panaji

7. Gujarat - Gandhinagar

8. Haryana - Chandigarh

9. Himachal Pradesh - Shimla

10. Jammu & Kashmir - Srinagar (Summer), Jammu (Winter)

11. Jharkhand - Ranchi

12. Karnataka - Bangalore

13. Kerala - Thiruvananthapuram

14. Madhya Pradesh - Bhopal

15. Maharashtra - Mumbai

16. Manipur - Imphal

17. Meghalaya - Shillong

18. Mizoram - Aizawl

19. Nagaland - Kohima

20. Orissa - Bhubaneswar

21. Punjab - Chandigarh

22. Rajasthan - Jaipur

23. Sikkim - Gangtok

24. Tamil Nadu - Chennai

25. Tripura - Agartala

26. Uttar Pradesh - Lucknow

27. Uttaranchal - Dehradun

28. West Bengal - Kolkata

Union Territory - Capital1. Andaman & Nicobar Islands - Port Blair

2. Chandigarh - Chandigarh

3. Dadra & Nagar Haveli - Silvasa

4. Daman & Diu - Daman

5. Delhi - Delhi

6. Lakshadweep - Kavaratti

7. Pondicherry - Pondicherry

Colleges and Universities
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List of schools in chennai?

Complete updates list of schools in chennai can be found at

Oceans and Seas
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Andaman & Nicobar Islands

Is the Andaman Sea a part of the Indian Ocean?

Yes. Andaman sea is the part of Indian ocean. It is situated near the southeast of bay of Bengal.

For more info check below

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What are the holy cities in India?

They are Ayodhya, Mathura, Kanchi, Haridvara, Kasi (Benaras), Avanti (Ujjain), Dwarka, AThey are Ayodhya, Mathura, Kanchi, Haridvara, Kasi (Benaras), Avanti (Ujjain), Dwarka, Amristsar, Palanpur, Bodh Gaya. Of the first seven, three are sacred to Shiva and three to Vishnu while Kanchi is sacred to both. Amristsar and Nanded is sacred to the Sikhs. Palanpur to the Jains and Bodh Gaya to the Buddhists.

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Uttar Pradesh

How many district in UP?

70 districts

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Which is the highest tax paying company in noida? pvt. the highest tax paying company in noida

News Television
Email and IM
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Email id of news channels?

Indian Food
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What type of food does India have?

Different food by different states, Punjabi food, Gujarati food etc Dosa's, Curry's etc

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Hindi Language and Culture

India ki rajdhani kya hai?

New delhi

Indian Food
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What is kokum called in Malayalam?

kudam puli

Kudam puli is supposed to be Camboge not kokam !

History of India
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Who is the chief minister of your state india?

shila dixit

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What is the toposheet number of kolkata?


India States and Cities

Are you there in Punjabi?

Punjab (Persian meaning: "Land of the fiver rivers") is a region in modern-day India & Pakistan that contains five rivers (Beas, Ravi, Sutleg, Chenab & Jhelum).

The people of Punjab are known as Punjabi and their language is Punjabi, an Indo-Aryan language. Punjab and its people have a long history and distinct culture.

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How many states does India have?

it has 28 states and 7 union territories. India is also the 2nd most populated country in the world ,after China

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Borders and Boundaries

Which Indian state shares a border with only one other state?

Sikkim (located in east India between Nepal and Bhutan) has a border only with the state of West Bengal.

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Is the Vit Chennai campus good?

VIT Chennai campus will be a good option for those who are not getting desired branches in VIT,vellore.

I have heard from the people that the Chennai campus will be equally good in ECE and mechanical.So if you are not getting these branches at vellore then you should try chennai campus.With a rank of 7000-9000 and even upto 10,000 you will be able to get these top branches at VIT chennai.At VIT ECE(Electronics and related branches) and machenical are better that computer science and they are in more demand at vit.

VIT campus is a good option for everyone.You may see the picture of the campus at the official website.Chennai is capital of tamilnadu and is industrially more developed that vellore.Chennai attracts more number of company.In a few year both branches may acquire equal status.

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Panama Canal

Where is Palankhet?

Ooty, India

India States and Cities
State Bank of India

Procedure to cancel a demand draft of state bank of India?

Its a simple procedure, make a letter to the bank stating cancellation details, signed by authorised signatory,attach Demand draft( if DD is Lost , attach the acknowledement of DD Challan) the bank will transfer the fund to your account. It may be noted some banks have prescribed format for DD cancellation.


you can get all the info to make DD online and offline on official website of banks, you need just to search the correct words in google. you can try this link where how to make dd online is explained for almost all the available banks in india.

India States and Cities

Where are the red light areas in chennai?

address in red light areas in egmor chennai

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What are the important good handled by Mumbai seaport?

crude liquid chemicals and petroleum

History of India
India States and Cities

Name of union territories in India?

There are 07 Union Territories in India: New Delhi(officially National Capital Territory of Delhi), Chandigarh(capital of Haryana and Punjab), Daman and Diu (in west coast of India), Dadra and Nagar Haveli (between Maharashtra and Gujarat), Pondicherry (on the eastern ghat of India), Andaman and Nicobar (group of island located in the Indian Ocean), Lakshadweep (off of the coast of Kerala in the Laccadive Sea).

These are under direct administration by Central Govt. and thus fast developing into a modern belt of Industry and Tourism.

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Which Indian state has no any airport?

Sikkim is an Indian state that has no airports of railway stations

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Sokkia total station dealer in chennai?

Tamil Nadu Educational Instruments

Mr. Manikandan S.

No. 15- A, Andavar Street, Avvai Nagar, Choolaimedu

Chennai - 600094, Tamil Nadu , India

Mobile: +(91)-9094003161

Tamil Nadu
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How To

How to go to kalpakkam from chennai?

Most of the route buses which travel through East Coast Road (ECR) will go to Kalpakkam


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