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Guwahati
গুৱাহাটী
Pragjyotishpura, Durjaya
Metropolitan Ceety
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Nickname(s): Ceety o Eastren Licht,[1] Ceety o Eastren Astrology, Ceety o Temples, Gateway o the North-East Indie
Guwahati is located in Assam
Guwahati
Guwahati
Coordinates: 26°11′0″N 91°44′0″E / 26.18333°N 91.73333°E / 26.18333; 91.73333Coordinates: 26°11′0″N 91°44′0″E / 26.18333°N 91.73333°E / 26.18333; 91.73333
Kintra  Indie
State Assam
Region Lawer Assam
Destrict Kamrup Metropolitan destrict
Government
 • Body GMC, GMDA
 • Mayor Abir Patra (INC)
 • Deputy Commissioner Shri Ashutosh Agnihotri, IAS[2]
Elevation 55.5 m (182.1 ft)
Population (2011 (cencus))
 • Rank 46
 • Metro 960,787
Leids
 • Offeecial Assamese, Inglis
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 781 XXX
Telephone code +91 - (0) 361 - XX XX XXX
Vehicle registration AS-01 (Guwahati) / AS-25 (Dispur)
Plannin agency GMC, GMDA
Climate Cwa (Köppen)
Website www.gmcportal.in

Guwahati (Listeni/ɡʊwəˈhɑːti/; Assamese: গুৱাহাটী), Pragjyotishpura (প্ৰাগজ্যোতিষপুৰ) an Durjaya (দুৰ্জয়) in auncient Assam (Kamrup), Gauhati in the modren era — is an auncient urban aurie, lairgest ceety o Assam an northeastren Indie.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Raatan, T, History, religion and culture of north east India, p. 71 
  2. Web.com(india) Pvt. Ltd. "Deputy Commissioner & Superintendent of Police". Assamgovt.nic.in. Retrieved 2013-02-12.