Dhubri destrict

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This airticle is aboot the destrict. For its eponymous heidquairters, see Dhubri.
Dhubri destrict

ধুবুৰী জিলা
Dhuburi collage
(Clockwise frae top) Netai Dhubunir Ghat, Historical Panbari Mosque, Chilarai statue at Dhubri town, Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib Gurdwara, and Bhola Nath College
Dhubri destrict's location in Assam
Dhubri destrict's location in Assam
 • Total2,838 km2 (1,096 sq mi)
 • Tot1,948,632
 • Density690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-AS-DB

Dhubri destrict (Pron:ˈdʊbri) (Assamese: ধুবুৰী) is a admeenistrative destrict in the state o Assam in Indie. The district heidquairters are locatit at Dhubri toun which is situatit at ~290 km frae Guwahati, the state caipital. This wis the heidquairters o erstwhile undividit Goalpara destrict an aw which wis creatit in 1876 bi the Breetish govrenment. In 1983, Goalpara destrict wis dividit intae fower destricts an Dhubri is ane amang those. The Dhubri destrict is ane amang the mony Muslim Majority destricts o Assam. Aboot 75% o population is Muslim in Dhubri.

As o 2011 it is the seicont maist populous destrict o Assam (oot o 27), efter Nagaon.[1]

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  1. "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.

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Template:Assam Template:Minority Concentratit Destricts in Indie

Coordinates: 26°02′00″N 89°58′00″E / 26.0333°N 89.9667°E / 26.0333; 89.9667