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Itanagar





India officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by geographical area, the second most populous country, and the most populous liberal democracy in tnhe world. India is a union of twenty-eight states and seven federally-governed union territories. New Delhi is the capital of India.
 
Itanagar pronunciation is the capital of the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh. Itanagar is situated at the foothills of Himalayas. It comes administratively under Papum Pare district. As a capital town, Itanagar is well connected with the rest of the country by road and air communications.
 
Interesting places around are historical fort called Ita-fort which dates back to the 15th century after which the city is named, legendary Ganga Lake or Gyakar Sinyi and the new Buddhist temple known as Buddha Vihar consecrated by the Dalai Lama. As of today, Itanagar has two churches. Important economic activities include farming and agriculture.
 
As of 2001 India census, Itanagar had a population of 34,970 Inhabitants. The males constitute 53 percent of the population and females 47 percent. Itanagar has an average literacy rate of 69 percent, higher than the national average of 59.5 percent, male literacy is 75 percent, and female literacy is 61 percent. In Itanagar, 15 percent of the population is under 6 years of age. The Nishi, also known as the Nishing, is the major tribe in Itanagar area.

Itanagar is definitely one of the popular tourist attractions in India worth paying a visit while touring the country. This place leaves a pleasing and unforgettable memory and justifies the proud cultural tradition of India.

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