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Gangtok

गान्तोक
A view o Gangtok frae nearby Ganesh Tok pynt
A view o Gangtok frae nearby Ganesh Tok pynt
Gangtok is locatit in Sikkim
Gangtok
Gangtok
Location o Gangtok in Sikkim
Coordinates: 27°20′N 88°37′E / 27.33°N 88.62°E / 27.33; 88.62Coordinates: 27°20′N 88°37′E / 27.33°N 88.62°E / 27.33; 88.62
Kintra Indie
stateSikkim
DestrictEast Sikkim
Govrenment
 • BodiGangtok Municipal Corporation
 • MayorK.N Topgay[1] (SDF)
Area
 • Total35 km2 (14 sq mi)
Elevation1,600 m (5,200 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot98,658
 • Density5,675/km2 (14,700/sq mi)
Leids
 • OffeecialNepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Limbu, Newari, Rai, Gurung, Mangar, Sherpa, Tamang, Sunwar, Tibetans an Hindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
737101
Telephone code03592
Vehicle registrationSK-01
ClimateCwb

Gangtok (Aboot this soond/ˈɡæŋtɒk/ ) is a municipality, the caipital and the lairgest toun o the Indian state o Sikkim.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Gangtokmunicipalcorporation.org". Gangtokmunicipalcorporation.org. Archived frae the oreeginal on 31 December 2011. Retrieved 30 December 2012. 
  2. "Gangtok, India page". Global Gazetteer Version 2.1. Falling Rain Genomics, Inc. Retrieved 19 June 2011.