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STATE AND UNION TERRITORY CAPITALS


NO.

STATE/UNION TERRITORY

ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL

LEGISLATIVE CAPITAL

JUDICIARY CAPITALS

YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT

FORMER CAPITAL

1

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Port Blair

Port Blair

Kolkata (formerly Calcutta)

1956

Calcutta (1945–1956)

2

Andhra Pradesh

Hyderabad

Hyderabad

Hyderabad(1956–present)

1956

Kurnool

3

Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar

Itanagar

Guwahati

1987



4

Assam

Dispur

Guwahati

Guwahati

1975

Shillong(1874–1972)

5

Bihar

Patna

Patna

Patna

1935



6

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

1966

7

Chhattisgarh

Raipur

Raipur

Bilaspur

2000

8

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Silvassa

Mumbai

1944

Mumbai (1954–1961)
Panaji (1961–1987)

9

Daman and Diu

Daman

Mumbai

1987

Ahmedabad(1961–1963)
Panaji (1963–1987)

10

National Capital Territory of Delhi

Delhi

Delhi



1952

11

Goa

Panaji

Porvorim

Mumbai

1961

Panaji (1961–1987)

12

Gujarat

Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar

Ahmedabad

1960

Ahmedabad(1960–1970)

13

Haryana

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

1966

14

Himachal Pradesh

Shimla

Shimla

Shimla

1971

Bilaspur (1950–1956)

15

Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar (S)
Jammu (W)

Srinagar (S)
Jammu (W)

Srinagar (S)
Jammu (W)

1948

16

Jharkhand

Ranchi

Ranchi

Ranchi

2000

17

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Bengaluru

Bengaluru

1956

(Mysore)

18

Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram

Kochi

1956



19

Lakshadweep

Kavaratti

Kavaratti

Kochi





20

Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal

Bhopal

Jabalpur

1956

Nagpur(1861–1956)

21

Maharashtra

Mumbai
Nagpur (W/2nd)

Mumbai (S+B)
Nagpur (W)[

Mumbai

1818
1960

22

Manipur

Imphal

Imphal

Imphal

1947

23

Meghalaya

Shillong

Shillong

Shillong

1970

24

Mizoram

Aizawl

Aizawl

Guwahati

1972

25

Nagaland

Kohima

Kohima

Guwahati

1963

26

Odisha

Bhubaneshwar

Bhubaneshwar

Cuttack

1948

Cuttack (1936–1948)

27

Puducherry

Puducherry

Puducherry

Chennai

1954

Madras (1948–1954)

28

Punjab

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

Chandigarh

1966

Lahore(1936–1947)
Shimla (1947–1966)

29

Rajasthan

Jaipur

Jaipur

Jodhpur

1948

30

Sikkim

Gangtok

Gangtok

Gangtok

1975

31

Tamil Nadu

Chennai

Chennai

Chennai

1956

32

Telangana

Hyderabad

Hyderabad

Hyderabad

2014



33

Tripura

Agartala

Agartala

Agartala

1956

34

Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow

Lucknow

Allahabad

1937

35

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

Dehradun

Nainital

2000

36

West Bengal

Kolkata

Kolkata

Kolkata

1947


 

 

 


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