Your question: Is Delhi a part of Uttar Pradesh?

How many city are in UP?

As of 2011, 64 cities in the state had a population of over 100,000 people. Lucknow is the largest city of Uttar Pradesh and one of the major urban agglomerations in India.


Name Etawah
District Etawah
Type* City
Category Nagar Palika
Population 2011 256,790

Is Delhi a state yes or no?

Delhi, officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India. It is situated alongside River Yamuna and bordered by Haryana state on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh state to the east.

How many states are in UP?

The state is divided into 18 divisions and 75 districts, with the state capital being Lucknow, and Allahabad serving as the judicial capital.

How many states are there in Delhi?

National Capital Territory of Delhi has 11 Districts – North, North- East, North-West, West, South, South- West, South-East, New- Delhi, Central, Shahdara and East.

Is Bihar part of UP?

It is contiguous with Uttar Pradesh to its west, Nepal to the north, the northern part of West Bengal to the east, and with Jharkhand to the south. The Bihar plain is split by the river Ganges, which flows from west to east.

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Capital Patna
Largest city Patna
Districts 38

Is Delhi a separate state?

Although a union territory, the political administration of the NCT of Delhi today more closely resembles that of a state of India, with its own legislature, high court and an executive council of ministers headed by a Chief Minister.

Which is district in UP?

Division wise listing of districts

Divisions Headquarters Districts
Agra division Agra Agra Mathura Mainpuri Firozabad
Aligarh division Aligarh Aligarh Etah Hathras Kasganj
Ayodhya division Ayodhya Ayodhya Ambedkar Nagar Barabanki Sultanpur Amethi
Azamgarh division Azamgarh Azamgarh Ballia Mau

Who ruled Uttar Pradesh?

In the Mughal era, Uttar Pradesh became the heartland of the empire. Mughal emperors Babur and Humayun ruled from Agra. In 1540 an Afghan, Sher Shah Suri, took over the reins of Uttar Pradesh after defeating the Mughal king Humanyun. Sher Shah and his son Islam Shah ruled Uttar Pradesh from their capital at Gwalior.