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Fact file - ASSAM


 Introduction about Assam

AREA 78, 438 sq. km
CAPITAL Dispur
ATTAINED STATEHOOD August 15, 1947
POPULATION (2001 census) 26, 638, 407
INDIA RANKING IN POPULATION FIGURES (2001census) 14
DISTRICTS 23

LITERACY RATE (2001 census) 64.28
LANGUAGES Assamese, Hindi, English.
LEGISLATURE Unicameral
CLIMATE
Summer
  • Maximum 38 degrees Celsius
  • Minimum 20 degrees Celsius
Winter
  • Maximum 30 degrees Celsius
  • Minimum 10 degrees Celsius
RAINFALL 200- 300 cms annual average
CLOTHING
  • Summer:-(April to October): Cotton
  • Winter:-( November to March): Woollen
SEASON TO VISIT October to April
Information offices: 1.Government of India Regional Tourist Office
G.L. Publication Complex, G.S. Road, Ulubari,
Guwahati- 781007 (Assam)
Tel: 456158
Telefax: 547407
GRAM:INDTOUR: e-mail: goitoguw@asm.nic.in

2. Government of India information counter
Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport,
Tel: 840204

3. Directorate of Tourism, Assam
Station Road, Guwahati- 781001
Tel: 542748, fax: (0361) 547102
E-mail: astdcorp@gwl.net.in
www.assamtourism.com
Tourism information counter

4. Assam Tourism Information Counter
Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport
Guwahati.

5. Tourist Information Counter
Govt of Assam, 8 Russel Street,
Kolkata- 700071
Tel: 2295094

6. Tourist Information Counter
Govt of Assam, B-1 Baba Kharak Singh Marg,
New Delhi- 110001
Tel: 3345897

7. Tourist Information Counter
Govt of Assam, Pradhan Nagar,
Siliguri- 734403(West- Bengal)

8. Tourist Information Counter
Railway station, Guwahati-781001

 

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