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Fact file - MEGHALAYA


 Introduction about Meghalaya

AREA 22,429 sq. km
CAPITAL Shillong
ATTAINED STATEHOOD Jan 21, 1972
POPULATION (2001 census) 2,306,069
INDIA RANKING IN POPULATION FIGURES (2001census) 24
DISTRICTS 7

LITERACY RATE (2001 census) 63.31
LANGUAGES Khasi, Garo, English
LEGISLATURE Unicameral
CLIMATE
Summer
  • Max Temp - 23.3 degree Celsius.
  • Min Temp -15.0 degree Celsius.
Winter
  • Max Temp - 15.6 degree Celsius
  • Min Temp (Winter)- 3.9 degree Celsius
RAINFALL 241.5 cm
CLOTHING
  • Summer:-( April- October) Light tropical
  • Winter: - (November- March) Woollen
SEASON TO VISIT October to April

 

For detailed information and reservations please contact:

Directorate of Tourism
Govt. of Meghalaya, 
Nokrek Building, 
Lower Lachumiere, 
Shillong- 793001. 
Tel: (0364) 226054, Fax: (0364) 501859.

Meghalaya Tourism Dev. Corpn. Ltd., 
Shillong- 793001. 
Tel: (0364) 226220/ 224933/ 222731.

Office of the Tourist Officer
Tourist Compound Complex, 
Opp. Central School, 
Nazing Bazaar, 
New Tura- 794001, 
Tel: (03651) 42394

Tourist Information Centre
Govt. of Meghalaya, 
Meghalaya House, 
Rehabari, 
Guwahati, 
Tel: (0361) 544343

Office of the Tourist Officer
Govt. of Meghalaya, 
9-10 Russell Street, 
Kolkata- 700071. 
Tel: (033) 22990797/ 2172802, fax: (033) 2172117.

Tourist Information Centre
Govt. of Meghalaya, 
Meghalaya House, 9, 
Aurangzeb Road, 
New Delhi- 110011, Tel: (011) 3014417.

 

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