Assam

Assam is a state in northeastern India, south of the eastern Himalayas along the Brahmaputra and Barak River valleys. Assam covers an area of 78,438 km². The state is... Wikipedia

  • Statehood:  26 January 1950
  • Capital:  Dispur
  • Largest city:  Guwahati
  • Body:  Government of Assam
  • Governor:  Jagdish Mukhi
  • Chief Minister:  Himanta Biswa Sarma (BJP)
  • Legislature:  Unicameral (126 seats)
  • Parliamentary constituency:  Rajya Sabha (7 seats), Lok Sabha (14 seats)
  • High Court:  Gauhati High Court
  • Area rank:  16th
  • Population (2011):  31,169,272
  • Rank:  15th
  • Time zone:  IST (UTC+05:30)
  • ISO 3166 code:  IN-AS
  • HDI (2018):  0.614, medium · 30th
  • Literacy (2011):  72.19%
  • Sex ratio (2011):  958 ♀/1000 ♂
  • Website:  assam.gov.in/
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo