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State of Assam

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State of Assam : A Snapshot

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State of Assam

A Snapshot

Capital

Dispur (Guwahati)

Area

78,438 sq km (2.4% of the country's total geographical area)

Literacy Rate

72.19%

Rank in Area

16th largest state in the country in terms of area

State Song

O Mur Aponar Desh

Total Population (Census 2011)

31,205,576

State Motto

Zoy Ai Axom

Male Population

15,939,443

Famale

15,266,133

State Festival

Bihu

State Flower

Foxtail orchid or kopo phool

State Tree

Hollong

State Animal

One-Horned Rhino

State Bird

White-winged Duck or White-winged Wood Duck

State Literary Socitey

Oxom Xahityo Xobha

Rank in Popolation

14th Populated State in India

Density

398 per sq km

Sex Ratio

958 female Per 1000 male

World Heritage Sites in Assam

Kaziranga National OPark (1985) Manas Wildlife Sanctuary )1985)

Total Districts

33

Sub Divisions

88

Block

219

Circle

184

Zila Parishad

20

Anchalik Panchayat

189

Loko Sabha

14 (Karimganj is reserved for SCs and Three constituencies (Kokrajhar, Autonomous District And Dibrugarh) are reserved for STs.

Rajya Sabha Seats

7

Vidhan Sabha Constituency

126

Major River

Brahmaputra And Barak

Fire Stations

110

Surrounding States

Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Miziram, Nagaland, Tripura, Meghalaya and West bengal

International Border

Bhutan and Bangladesh

Total River Police Station

4

Name of River Police Station

1. Goalpara River Police Station (Pancharatna) located in Goalpara District. 2. Sualkuchi River Police Station. 3. Tezopur River Police Statio, located in Sonitpur District. 4. Biswanath GhatRiver Police Station, located in Sonitpur Districvt.

Total River Police Out Posts

7

Name of River Police Out Post Station

1. Buraburi (Mahamaya) River Police Out Post, Dhubri District. 2. Nagarbera River Police Out Post, Kamrup District. 3. Beki River Police Out Post, Barpeta district. 4. Pandu River Police Out Post (Unsanctioned) . Guwahati Police Commissionerate. 5. Chanderdinga River Police Out Post, Dhubri District. 6. Majeralga River Police Out Post Station, Bongaigaon District. 7. Aye River Police Out Post, Bongaigaon District.

Gaon Panchayat

2202

Village

26,395

Executive Chairman of Assam Legal Service Authority

Hon'ble Mr. Justice N. Kotiswar Singh

Slogan of Assam Police

Always at your Service

Institutions for Police Training

4, Located at Dergaon. 1. Police Training College. 2. Armed Police Training Center. 3. Battalion Training Center. 4. Recruit Training School.

Project Tiger

Manas National Park (1973) Nameri National park (2001) Kaziranfga National Park (2007) Orang National Park (2015)

Major Airposts

1. Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati. 2. Mohanbari Airport, Dibrugarh. 3. Lilabari Airport, Lakhimpur. 4. Salonibari Airport, Tezpur. 5. Rowriah Airport, Jorhat. 6. Kumbhirgram Airport, Silchar

Sainik School

Goalpara, Assam

31 st January

Me-Dam-Me-Phi

21st April

Sati Sadhoni Divas

20 June

Bishnu Prasad Rabha Divas

31 august

Tithi of Sri Madhav Dev

11 September

Tithi of Shrimanta Shankar Dev

2 November

Lachit Divas

2 December

Asom Divas