List of Indian States and Its Capitals

India is a federal union comprising of 28 states and 9 union territories. The President is the constitutional head of Executive of the Union. In each state, the Governor is the representative of the President of India. Rajasthan is the largest state in India as per area covered. In population wise, Uttar Pradesh is the largest state with a population of around 20 crores. From the largest to the smallest, each State/UT of India has a unique demography, history and culture, dress, festivals, language etc.

Indian States and Capitals
Sl NoState/UTCapitalState Area(sq km)
1Andaman and Nicobar IslandsPort Blair8249
2Andhra PradeshVijayawada160205
3Arunachal PradeshItanagar83743
4AssamDispur78550
5BiharPatna99200
6ChandigarhChandigarh114
7ChhattisgarhRaipur135194
8Dadra and Nagar HaveliSilvassa491
9Daman and DiuDaman112
10National Capital Territory of DelhiDelhi11297
11GoaPanaji3702
12GujaratGandhinagar196024
13HaryanaChandigarh44212
14Himachal PradeshShimla55673
15Jammu and KashmirSrinagar (S) and Jammu(W)125535
16JharkhandRanchi74677
17KarnatakaBengaluru191791
18KeralaThiruvananthapuram38863
19LadakhLeh96701
19LakshadweepKavaratti32
20Madhya PradeshBhopal308252
21MaharashtraMumbai307713
22ManipurImphal22347
23MeghalayaShillong22720
24MizoramAizawl21081
25NagalandKohima16579
26OrissaBhubaneswar155820
27PondicherryPondicherry479
28PunjabChandigarh50362
29RajasthanJaipur342269
30SikkimGangtok7096
31Tamil NaduChennai130058
32TelanganaHyderabad114840
33TripuraAgartala10491
34Uttar PradeshLucknow243286
35UttarakhandDehradun53566
36West BengalKolkata88752