States of India and their capitals
India is the 7th largest country in the world, located in the Southern Asia which is bounded by the lofty Himalayas, Arabian Sea, the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean. India borders Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar, China, Nepal, and Pakistan, and it shares maritime borders with Thailand, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, and the Maldives. The North-South extent from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and east-west from Arunachal Pradesh to Kutch.
India have diverse form of landforms from snow-covered mountains, great Indian Thar desert, Northern Plains, uneven plateau surface and the coasts on two major sea. India features as a land of immense natural vegetation and a wide-ranging variety of fauna along with diverse cultures and languages.
India have 28 states and eight number of Union Territories in the country. New Delhi is the Capital of India, with Mumbai as the financial capital. The four metropolitan cities of India are Delhi (the capital city), Bangalore (IT Hub), Kolkata (the Vintage City), and Mumbai (The city of Bollywood). Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu were merged and the merger came into effect on 26th January 2020. The state of Jammu & Kashmir is bifurcate into two Union Territories in August 2019 – the UT of Jammu and Kashmir and the UT of Ladakh.