List of States and Their Capital Cities in India

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  • Post last modified:December 1, 2021

India is one of the largest countries with a high population, approximately 1.4 billion inhabitants. India is home to hundreds of cities and towns. India has 28 States and 7 Union territories including islands, capital cities are the administrative center for the country, states, provinces, districts, and regions, and also the hub of commercial and political activities. Delhi is the Capital city of India. The capital cities of the states are large by area and population. The following capital cities of States and Union Territories of India are listed below with state and official languages respectively.

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Sl.noCapital CityStateOfficial Languages
1AgartalaTripuraBengali, Tripuri
2AizawlMizoramMizo
3BengaluruKarnatakaKannada
4BhopalMadhya PradeshHindi
5BhubaneswarOrissaOriya
6ChandigarhHaryanaHindi, Haryanvi (regional)
7ChandigarhPunjabPunjabi, Hindi
8ChennaiTamil NaduTamil
9DehradunUttarakhandHindi, Sanskrit
10DispurAssamAssamese, Bodo (regional), Karbi
11GandhinagarGujaratGujarati, Hindi, English
12GangtokSikkimNepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Limbu, Newari, Kulung, Gurung, Manggar, Sherpa, Tamang, Sunwar
13HyderabadAndhra PradeshTelugu, Urdu, English
14ImphalManipurManipuri
15ItanagarArunachal PradeshEnglish
16JaipurRajasthanHindi
17KohimaNagalandEnglish
18KolkataWest BengalBengali, English
19LucknowUttar PradeshHindi, Urdu
20MumbaiMaharashtraMarathi
21PanajiGoaKonkani
22PatnaBiharHindi, Urdu, Maithili, Magadhi
23RaipurChhattisgarhChattisgarhi, Hindi
24RanchiJharkhandHindi
25ShillongMeghalayaKhasi, Pnar, Garo, Hindi, English
26ShimlaHimachal PradeshHindi
27Srinagar (summer), Jammu (winter)Jammu and KashmirUrdu, Kashmiri, Dogri
28ThiruvananthapuramKeralaMalayalam, English
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