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States , Union Territories and Capitals of India 2021

States , Union Territories and Capitals of India 2021

There are 28 states in India.

S.NoStates NameCapitalFormed on
1Andhra Pradesh


Visakhapatnam(executive)
Amaravati (legislative)
Kurnool (judicial)
1 Nov. 1956
2Arunachal PradeshItanagar20 Feb. 1987
3AssamDispur26 Jan. 1950
4BiharPatna26 Jan. 1950
5ChhattisgarhRaipur1 Nov. 2000
6GoaPanaji30 May. 1987
7GujaratGandhinagar1 May. 1960
8HaryanaChandigarh1 Nov. 1966
9Himachal PradeshShimla25 Jan. 1971
10JharkhandRanchi15 Nov. 2000
11KarnatakaBengaluru (formerly Bangalore)1 Nov. 1956
12KeralaThiruvananthapuram1 Nov. 1956
13Madhya PradeshBhopal1 Nov. 1956
14MaharashtraMumbai1 May. 1960
15ManipurImphal21 Jan. 1972
16MeghalayaShillong21 Jan. 1972
17MizoramAizawl20 Feb. 1987
18NagalandKohima1 Dec. 1963
19OdishaBhubaneswar26 Jan. 1950
20PunjabChandigarh1 Nov. 1956
21RajasthanJaipur1 Nov. 1956
22SikkimGangtok16 May. 1975
23Tamil NaduChennai26 Jan. 1950
24TelanganaHyderabad2 Jun. 2014
25TripuraAgartala21 Jan. 1972
26Uttar PradeshLucknow26 Jan. 1950
27UttarakhandDehradun (Winter)
Gairsain (Summer)
9 Nov. 2000
28West BengalKolkata1 Nov. 1956
States and Capitals of India 2021

There are 8 union territories :

S.NoUnion Territories NamesCapitalFormed on
1Andaman and Nicobar IslandsPort Blair1 Nov. 1956
2ChandigarhChandigarh1 Nov. 1966
3Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & DiuDaman26 Jan. 2020
4DelhiNew Delhi9 May. 1905
5Jammu and KashmirSrinagar (Summer)
Jammu (Winter)
31 Oct 2019
6LakshadweepKavaratti1 Nov. 1956
7PuducherryPondicherry1 Nov. 1954
8LadakhLeh31 Oct 2019
Union Territories and Capitals of India 2021

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