India is located in South Asia and is officially known as the Republic of India. India is a prosperous country with 29 states and 7 Union territories. A federal constitutional republic and is the world’s most populous democracy.
India is the seventh largest country in terms of comprising a total area of 3,287,263 sq. km. & has an estimated population of 1,358,137,719.
List of states & their capitals
|8||Haryana||Chandigarh (shared with Punjab)|
|10||Jammu and Kashmir||Srinagar (summer), Jammu (winter)|
|12||Karnataka||Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore)|
Union Territories of India
A union territory is a type of administrative division in the Republic of India. Union territory which have their own governments & are federal territories ruled directly by the union government. There are 7 beautiful union territories in India, which are rapidly developing into a modern and beautiful belt for Industry and Tourism. Dadra and Nagar Haveli & Daman and diu are famous for its Portuguese churches, excellent beaches and forts.
List of Union Territories & their capitals
|1||Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|3||Dadar and Nagar Haveli||Silvassa|
|4||Daman and Diu||Daman|