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List of Indian States And Union Territories And Their Capitals

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India’s All 29 States And 7 Union Territories And Their Capitals

Hello friends Welcome to this post, In this post we are providing All 29 States with their Capitals and also Union Territories with their capitals. We also brought some interesting facts about Indian States. It will be very helpful for your competitive exams preparation. So make use of this tutorial.

India is a Federal Union Comprising 29 states and 7 Union Territories. The states and Union Territories are further subdivided into Districts and further into smaller Administrative divisions.In India each state has CM , who is head of the state and each state is governed by governor,who is appointed by president of India for a term of five years, and holds office at the presidents pleasure. Each Union Territory is administrated by Lieutenant Governor. DO check here for complete list of Chief Ministers and Governors of all Indian States.

Here is the Complete List of All 29 States and their capitals

S.No STATE CAPITAL
1. Andhra Pradesh (AP) Hyderabad, Amaravati
2. Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar
3. Assam Dispur
4. Chattisgarh Raipur
5. Jammu & Kashmir Winter : Jammu

Summer: Srinagar

6. Himachal Pradesh (HP) Shimla
7. Haryana Chandigarh
8. Punjab Chandigarh
9. Bihar Patna
10. Jharkhand Ranchi
11. Uttar Pradesh (UP) Lucknow
12. Goa Panaji
13. Telangana Hyderabad
14. Gujarat Gandhinagar
15. Karnataka Bangalore
16. Kerala Thiruvanthapuram
17. Madhya Pradesh (MP) Bhopal
18. Maharashtra Mumbai
19. Manipur Imphal
20. Meghalaya Shillong
21. Mizoram Aizwal
22. Nagaland Kohima
23. Odisha Bhubaneshwer
24. Rajasthan Jaipur
25. Sikkim Gangtok
26. Tamil Nadu Chennai
27. Tripura Agartala
28. Uttarkhand (UK) Dehradun
29. West Bengal (WB) Kolkata

List of Union Territories with their capitals

S.NO Union Territory Capital
1. Andaman & Nicobar Islands Port Blair
2. Chandigarh Chandigarh
3. Dadra & Nagar Haveli Silvasa
4. Daman & Diu Daman
5. Lakshadweep Kavaratti
6. Puducherry Puducherry
7 Delhi (NCT – National Capital Territory) New Delhi

Some facts about Indian states as per 2011 population census :

  • Most Populous State : Uttar Pradesh
  • Least Populous State : Sikkim
  • Most Literate State : Kerala
  • Least Literate State : Bihar
  • Most Literate Union Territory : Lakshadweep
  • Most Literate Union Territory : Dadra Nagar & Haveli
  • Highest Sex Ratio(state) : Kerala
  • Lowest sex Ratio (state) : Haryana
  • Highest Sex Ratio (UT) : Puducherry
  • Lowest Sex Ratio (UT) : Damn & Dayyu
  • 100% banking state : Kerala
  • Highest Population Density : Bihar
  • Lowest Population Density : Arunachal Pradesh

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