CIVIL, State Legislation

State Legislation- State Laws of Indian States

States and Capitals INDIAN STATES

  • Himachal Pradesh(Shimla)

  • Jammu & Kashmir
    (Srinagar-S*, Jammu-W*)

  • Jharkhand(Ranchi)

  • Karnataka(Bangalore)

  • Kerala(Thiruvananthapuram)

  • Madhya Pradesh(Bhopal)

  • Maharashtra(Mumbai)

  • Manipur(Imphal)

  • Meghalaya(Shillong)

  • Mizoram(Aizawl)

  • Nagaland(Kohima)

  • Odisha(Bhubaneshwar)

  • Punjab(Chandigarh)

  • Rajasthan(Jaipur)

  • Sikkim(Gangtok)

  • Tamil Nadu(Chennai)

  • Telangana(Hyderabad)

  • Tripura(Agartala)

  • Uttarakhand(Dehradun)

  • Uttar Pradesh(Lucknow)

  • West Bengal(Kolkata)

* S (Summer) and * W (Winter)
Union Territories
  • Andaman and Nicobar Islands(Port Blair)

  • Chandigarh(Chandigarh)

  • Dadra and Nagar Haveli(Silvassa)

  • Daman & Diu(Daman)

  • The Government of NCT of Delhi(Delhi)

  • Lakshadweep(Kavaratti)

 

VITAL STATISTICS

State
Capital
Area
Population
Official Languages
LargestCities
Districts
/Admin
divisions
Population Density
Literacy Rate%
Urban Pop.
%
Sex Ratio
Estd
Year
Andhra Pradesh
Hyderabad (De jure – 2 June 2024) Amaravati (proposed)
160,205 km2
4,93,78,776
Telugu
Visakhapatnam,
Vijayawada,
Guntur
13
67.66*
33.49*
992*
1956
Arunachal Pradesh
Itanagar
83,743 km2
1,382,611
English
Itanagar
17
17 /km2
66.95
22.67
920
1987
Assam
Dispur
78,438 km2
31,169,272
Assamese
Guwahati,
Silchar,
Dibrugarh,
Nagaon
33
397 /km2
73.18
14.08
954
1975
Bihar
Patna
94,163 km2
103,804,637
Hindi
Patna, Gaya,
Bhagalpur,
Muzaffarpur,
Biharsharif
38
1,102 /km2
63.82
11.30
916
1935
Chhattisgarh
Raipur
135,191 km2
25,540,196
Chhattisgarhi
Raipur,
Bhilai Nagar,
Korba,
Bilaspur,
Durg
27
189 /km2
71.04
23.24
991
2000
Goa
Panaji
3,702 km2
1,457,723
Konkani
Panaji
2
394 /km2
87.4
62.17
968
1961
Gujarat
Gandhinagar
196,024 km2
60,383,628
Gujarati
Ahmedabad,
Surat,
Vadodara,
Rajkot,
Bhavnagar
33
308 /km2
79.31
42.58
918
1960
Haryana
Chandigarh
44,212 km2
25,353,081
Haryanvi
Faridabad,
Gurgaon,
Rohtak,
Hisar,
Panipat
22
573 /km2
76.64
24.25
877
1966
Himachal Pradesh
Shimla
55,673 km2
6,856,509
Hindi
Shimla
12
123 /km2
83.78
10.04
974
1971
Jammu and
Kashmir
Srinagar (summer), Jammu (winter)
222,236 km2
12,548,926
Urdu
Srinagar,
Jammu,
Anantnag
22
56 /km2
68.74
27.21
883
1948
Jharkhand
Ranchi
79,714 km2
32,966,238
Hindi
Dhanbad,
Ranchi,
Jamshedpur,
Bokaro Steel,
Mango
24
414 /km2
67.63
24.05
947
2000
Karnataka
Bengaluru
191,791 km2
61,130,704
Kannada
Bangalore,
Hubli
and Dharwad,
Mysore,
Gulbarga,
Belgaum
30
319 /km2
75.6
38.57
968
1956
Kerala
Trivandrum
38,863 km2
33,387,677
Malayalam
Trivandrum,
Kochi,
Kozhikode,
Kollam,
Thrissur
14
859 /km2
93.91
47.72
1084
1956
Madhya Pradesh
Bhopal
308,245 km2
72,597,565
Hindi
Indore,
Bhopal,
Jabalpur,
Gwalior,
Ujjain
51
236 /km2
70.63
27.63
930
1956
Maharashtra
Mumbai
307,713 km2
112,372,972
Marathi
Mumbai,
Pune,
Nagpur,
Thane,
Pimpri and
Chinchwad
36
365 /km2
82.91
45.23
946
1960
Manipur
Imphal
22,327 km2
2,721,756
Meiteilon (Manipuri)
Imphal
16
122 /km2
79.85
20.21
987
1947
Meghalaya
Shillong
22,429 km2
2,964,007
English
Shillong
11
132 /km2
75.48
20.08
986
1970
Mizoram
Aizawl
21,081 km2
1,091,014
Mizo
Aizawl
8
52 /km2
91.58
51.51
975
1972
Nagaland
Kohima
16,579 km2
1,980,602
English
Dimapur
11
119 /km2
80.11
28.97
931
1963
Odisha
Bhubaneswar
155,707 km2
41,947,358
Oriya
Bhubaneswar,
Cuttack,
Brahmapur
Town,
Raurkela,
Puri
Town
30
269 /km2
73.45
16.68
978
1948
Punjab
Chandigarh
50,362 km2
27,704,236
Punjabi
Ludhiana,
Amritsar,
Jalandhar,
Patiala,
Bathinda
22
550 /km2
76.68
37.49
893
1966
Rajasthan
Jaipur
342,239 km2
68,621,012
Hindi
Jaipur,
Jodhpur,
Kota,
Bikaner,
Ajmer
33
201 /km2
67.06
24.89
926
1948
Sikkim
Gangtok
7,096 km2
607,688
Nepali
Gangtok
4
86 /km2
82.2
24.97
889
1975
Tamil Nadu
Chennai
130,058 km2
72,138,958
Tamil
Chennai,
Coimbatore,
Madurai,
Tiruchirappalli,
Salem
32
555 /km2
80.33
48.45
995
1969
Telangana
Hyderabad
114,840 km2
3,52,86,757
Telugu, Urdu
Hyderabad,
Warangal
10
310/km2
66.46%
38.64%
988
2014
Tripura
Agartala
10,486 km2
3,671,032
Bengali
and
Kokborok
Agartala
8
350 /km2
87.75
26.18
961
1956
Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow
240,928 km2
199,581,477
Hindi
Lucknow,
Kanpur,
Ghaziabad,
Agra,
Meerut
75
828 /km2
69.72
22.28
908
1937
Uttarakhand
Dehradun
53,483 km2
10,116,752
Hindi
Dehradun,
Hardwar,
Haldwani
and
Kathgodam,
Rudrapur
13
189 /km2
79.63
30.55
963
2000
West Bengal
Kolkata
88,752 km2
91,347,736
Bengali
Kolkata,
Haora,
Durgapur,
Asansol,
Siliguri
23
1,029 /km2
77.08
31.89
947
1947
Union Territories
Capital
Area
Population
Official Languages
LargestCities
Districts
/Admin
divisions
Population Density
Literacy Rate%
Urban Pop.
%
Sex Ratio
Estb
Year
Andaman and
Nicobar
Islands
Port Blair
8,249 km2
379,944
English
Port Blair
3
46 /km2
86.27
35.67
878
1956
Chandigarh
Chandigarh
114 km2
1,054,686
Punjabi
Chandigarh
1
9,252 /km2
86.43
97.25
818
1966
Dadar and
Nagar
Haveli
Silvassa
491 km2
342,853
English
Silvassa
1
698 /km2
77.65
46.62
775
1944
Daman and
Diu
Daman
112 km2
242,911
Konkani,
Marathi
and
Gujarati
Daman
2
2,169 /km2
87.07
75.16
618
1987
Delhi
Delhi
11,297 km2
16,753,235
Hindi,
Punjabi
and
Urdu
Delhi
9
11,297 /km2
86.34
97.50
866
1952
Lakshadweep
Kavaratti
32 km2
64,429
English
Kavaratti
1
2,013 /km2
92.28
78.08
946
Puducherry
Pondicherry
479 km2
1,244,464
Tamil,
English
Ozhukarai, Puducherry
4
2598 /km2
86.55
68.31
1038
1954