Districts in India

India is a large country divided into 28 states and 8 Union Territories and then further into 742 Districts. Prior to Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh official bifurcation into two Union Territories on 31st October 2019, there were 29 states and 7 Union Territories. Also two Union Territories Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu merged with effect from 26 January 2020, making the UT count to 8. For recent development and updates in districts and states, please check the timeline at the bottom.

Below is the latest updated state-wise list of districts in India ordered in ascending order. You can also download this States and Districts list in Excel format at the bottom of this page.

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Last Updated: 3 Octber 2021

Districts, States and UT in India
Districts, States and UT in India

States

  1. Andhra Pradesh (13)
  2. Arunachal Pradesh (25)
  3. Assam (34)
  4. Bihar (38)
  5. Chhattisgarh (28)
  6. Goa (2)
  7. Gujarat (33)
  8. Haryana (22)
  9. Himachal Pradesh (12)
  10. Jharkhand (24)
  11. Karnataka (31)
  12. Kerala (14)
  13. Madhya Pradesh (55)
  14. Maharashtra (36)
  15. Manipur (16)
  16. Meghalaya (11)
  17. Mizoram (11)
  18. Nagaland (12)
  19. Odisha (30)
  20. Punjab (23)
  21. Rajasthan (33)
  22. Sikkim (4)
  23. Tamil Nadu (38)
  24. Telangana (33)
  25. Tripura (8)
  26. Uttar Pradesh (75)
  27. Uttarakhand (13)
  28. West Bengal (23)

Union Territories

  1. Andaman and Nicobar Islands (3)
  2. Chandigarh (1)
  3. Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu (3)
  4. Delhi (11)
  5. Jammu and Kashmir (20)
  6. Lakshadweep (1)
  7. Ladakh (2)
  8. Puducherry (4)

Andhra Pradesh

  1. Anantapur
  2. Chittoor
  3. East Godavari
  4. Guntur
  5. Kadapa
  6. Krishna
  7. Kurnool
  8. Nellore
  9. Prakasam
  10. Srikakulam
  11. Visakhapatnam
  12. Vizianagaram
  13. West Godavari

Arunachal Pradesh

  1. Anjaw
  2. Central Siang
  3. Changlang
  4. Dibang Valley
  5. East Kameng
  6. East Siang
  7. Kamle
  8. Kra Daadi
  9. Kurung Kumey
  10. Lepa Rada
  11. Lohit
  12. Longding
  13. Lower Dibang Valley
  14. Lower Siang
  15. Lower Subansiri
  16. Namsai
  17. Pakke Kessang
  18. Papum Pare
  19. Shi Yomi
  20. Tawang
  21. Tirap
  22. Upper Siang
  23. Upper Subansiri
  24. West Kameng
  25. West Siang

Assam

  1. Bajali
  2. Baksa
  3. Barpeta
  4. Biswanath
  5. Bongaigaon
  6. Cachar
  7. Charaideo
  8. Chirang
  9. Darrang
  10. Dhemaji
  11. Dhubri
  12. Dibrugarh
  13. Dima Hasao
  14. Goalpara
  15. Golaghat
  16. Hailakandi
  17. Hojai
  18. Jorhat
  19. Kamrup
  20. Kamrup Metropolitan
  21. Karbi Anglong
  22. Karimganj
  23. Kokrajhar
  24. Lakhimpur
  25. Majuli
  26. Morigaon
  27. Nagaon
  28. Nalbari
  29. Sivasagar
  30. Sonitpur
  31. South Salmara-Mankachar
  32. Tinsukia
  33. Udalguri
  34. West Karbi Anglong

Bihar

  1. Araria
  2. Arwal
  3. Aurangabad
  4. Banka
  5. Begusarai
  6. Bhagalpur
  7. Bhojpur
  8. Buxar
  9. Darbhanga
  10. East Champaran
  11. Gaya
  12. Gopalganj
  13. Jamui
  14. Jehanabad
  15. Kaimur
  16. Katihar
  17. Khagaria
  18. Kishanganj
  19. Lakhisarai
  20. Madhepura
  21. Madhubani
  22. Munger
  23. Muzaffarpur
  24. Nalanda
  25. Nawada
  26. Patna
  27. Purnia
  28. Rohtas
  29. Saharsa
  30. Samastipur
  31. Saran
  32. Sheikhpura
  33. Sheohar
  34. Sitamarhi
  35. Siwan
  36. Supaul
  37. Vaishali
  38. West Champaran

Chhattisgarh

  1. Balod
  2. Baloda Bazar
  3. Balrampur
  4. Bastar
  5. Bemetara
  6. Bijapur
  7. Bilaspur
  8. Dantewada
  9. Dhamtari
  10. Durg
  11. Gariaband
  12. Gaurela Pendra Marwahi
  13. Janjgir Champa
  14. Jashpur
  15. Kabirdham
  16. Kanker
  17. Kondagaon
  18. Korba
  19. Koriya
  20. Mahasamund
  21. Mungeli
  22. Narayanpur
  23. Raigarh
  24. Raipur
  25. Rajnandgaon
  26. Sukma
  27. Surajpur
  28. Surguja

Goa

  1. North Goa
  2. South Goa

Gujarat

  1. Ahmedabad
  2. Amreli
  3. Anand
  4. Aravalli
  5. Banaskantha
  6. Bharuch
  7. Bhavnagar
  8. Botad
  9. Chhota Udaipur
  10. Dahod
  11. Dang
  12. Devbhoomi Dwarka
  13. Gandhinagar
  14. Gir Somnath
  15. Jamnagar
  16. Junagadh
  17. Kheda
  18. Kutch
  19. Mahisagar
  20. Mehsana
  21. Morbi
  22. Narmada
  23. Navsari
  24. Panchmahal
  25. Patan
  26. Porbandar
  27. Rajkot
  28. Sabarkantha
  29. Surat
  30. Surendranagar
  31. Tapi
  32. Vadodara
  33. Valsad

Haryana

  1. Ambala
  2. Bhiwani
  3. Charkhi Dadri
  4. Faridabad
  5. Fatehabad
  6. Gurugram
  7. Hisar
  8. Jhajjar
  9. Jind
  10. Kaithal
  11. Karnal
  12. Kurukshetra
  13. Mahendragarh
  14. Mewat
  15. Palwal
  16. Panchkula
  17. Panipat
  18. Rewari
  19. Rohtak
  20. Sirsa
  21. Sonipat
  22. Yamunanagar

Himachal Pradesh

  1. Bilaspur
  2. Chamba
  3. Hamirpur
  4. Kangra
  5. Kinnaur
  6. Kullu
  7. Lahaul Spiti
  8. Mandi
  9. Shimla
  10. Sirmaur
  11. Solan
  12. Una

Jharkhand

  1. Bokaro
  2. Chatra
  3. Deoghar
  4. Dhanbad
  5. Dumka
  6. East Singhbhum
  7. Garhwa
  8. Giridih
  9. Godda
  10. Gumla
  11. Hazaribagh
  12. Jamtara
  13. Khunti
  14. Koderma
  15. Latehar
  16. Lohardaga
  17. Pakur
  18. Palamu
  19. Ramgarh
  20. Ranchi
  21. Sahebganj
  22. Seraikela Kharsawan
  23. Simdega
  24. West Singhbhum

Karnataka

  1. Bagalkot
  2. Bangalore Rural
  3. Bangalore Urban
  4. Belgaum
  5. Bellary
  6. Bidar
  7. Chamarajanagar
  8. Chikkaballapur
  9. Chikkamagaluru
  10. Chitradurga
  11. Dakshina Kannada
  12. Davanagere
  13. Dharwad
  14. Gadag
  15. Gulbarga
  16. Hassan
  17. Haveri
  18. Kodagu
  19. Kolar
  20. Koppal
  21. Mandya
  22. Mysore
  23. Raichur
  24. Ramanagara
  25. Shimoga
  26. Tumkur
  27. Udupi
  28. Uttara Kannada
  29. Vijayanagara
  30. Vijayapura
  31. Yadgir

Kerala

  1. Alappuzha
  2. Ernakulam
  3. Idukki
  4. Kannur
  5. Kasaragod
  6. Kollam
  7. Kottayam
  8. Kozhikode
  9. Malappuram
  10. Palakkad
  11. Pathanamthitta
  12. Thiruvananthapuram
  13. Thrissur
  14. Wayanad

Madhya Pradesh

  1. Agar Malwa
  2. Alirajpur
  3. Anuppur
  4. Ashoknagar
  5. Balaghat
  6. Barwani
  7. Betul
  8. Bhind
  9. Bhopal
  10. Burhanpur
  11. Chachaura
  12. Chhatarpur
  13. Chhindwara
  14. Damoh
  15. Datia
  16. Dewas
  17. Dhar
  18. Dindori
  19. Guna
  20. Gwalior
  21. Harda
  22. Hoshangabad
  23. Indore
  24. Jabalpur
  25. Jhabua
  26. Katni
  27. Khandwa
  28. Khargone
  29. Maihar
  30. Mandla
  31. Mandsaur
  32. Morena
  33. Narsinghpur
  34. Nagda
  35. Neemuch
  36. Niwari
  37. Panna
  38. Raisen
  39. Rajgarh
  40. Ratlam
  41. Rewa
  42. Sagar
  43. Satna
  44. Sehore
  45. Seoni
  46. Shahdol
  47. Shajapur
  48. Sheopur
  49. Shivpuri
  50. Sidhi
  51. Singrauli
  52. Tikamgarh
  53. Ujjain
  54. Umaria
  55. Vidisha

Maharashtra

  1. Ahmednagar
  2. Akola
  3. Amravati
  4. Aurangabad
  5. Beed
  6. Bhandara
  7. Buldhana
  8. Chandrapur
  9. Dhule
  10. Gadchiroli
  11. Gondia
  12. Hingoli
  13. Jalgaon
  14. Jalna
  15. Kolhapur
  16. Latur
  17. Mumbai City
  18. Mumbai Suburban
  19. Nagpur
  20. Nanded
  21. Nandurbar
  22. Nashik
  23. Osmanabad
  24. Palghar
  25. Parbhani
  26. Pune
  27. Raigad
  28. Ratnagiri
  29. Sangli
  30. Satara
  31. Sindhudurg
  32. Solapur
  33. Thane
  34. Wardha
  35. Washim
  36. Yavatmal

Manipur

  1. Bishnupur
  2. Chandel
  3. Churachandpur
  4. Imphal East
  5. Imphal West
  6. Jiribam
  7. Kakching
  8. Kamjong
  9. Kangpokpi
  10. Noney
  11. Pherzawl
  12. Senapati
  13. Tamenglong
  14. Tengnoupal
  15. Thoubal
  16. Ukhrul

Meghalaya

  1. East Garo Hills
  2. East Jaintia Hills
  3. East Khasi Hills
  4. North Garo Hills
  5. Ri Bhoi
  6. South Garo Hills
  7. South West Garo Hills
  8. South West Khasi Hills
  9. West Garo Hills
  10. West Jaintia Hills
  11. West Khasi Hills

Mizoram

  1. Aizawl
  2. Champhai
  3. Hnahthial
  4. Kolasib
  5. Khawzawl
  6. Lawngtlai
  7. Lunglei
  8. Mamit
  9. Saiha
  10. Serchhip
  11. Saitual

Nagaland

  1. Mon
  2. Dimapur
  3. Kiphire
  4. Kohima
  5. Longleng
  6. Mokokchung
  7. Noklak
  8. Peren
  9. Phek
  10. Tuensang
  11. Wokha
  12. Zunheboto

Odisha

  1. Angul
  2. Balangir
  3. Balasore
  4. Bargarh
  5. Bhadrak
  6. Boudh
  7. Cuttack
  8. Debagarh
  9. Dhenkanal
  10. Gajapati
  11. Ganjam
  12. Jagatsinghpur
  13. Jajpur
  14. Jharsuguda
  15. Kalahandi
  16. Kandhamal
  17. Kendrapara
  18. Kendujhar
  19. Khordha
  20. Koraput
  21. Malkangiri
  22. Mayurbhanj
  23. Nabarangpur
  24. Nayagarh
  25. Nuapada
  26. Puri
  27. Rayagada
  28. Sambalpur
  29. Subarnapur
  30. Sundergarh

Punjab

  1. Amritsar
  2. Barnala
  3. Bathinda
  4. Faridkot
  5. Fatehgarh Sahib
  6. Fazilka
  7. Firozpur
  8. Gurdaspur
  9. Hoshiarpur
  10. Jalandhar
  11. Kapurthala
  12. Ludhiana
  13. Malerkotla
  14. Mansa
  15. Moga
  16. Mohali
  17. Muktsar
  18. Pathankot
  19. Patiala
  20. Rupnagar
  21. Sangrur
  22. Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar
  23. Tarn Taran

Rajasthan

  1. Ajmer
  2. Alwar
  3. Banswara
  4. Baran
  5. Barmer
  6. Bharatpur
  7. Bhilwara
  8. Bikaner
  9. Bundi
  10. Chittorgarh
  11. Churu
  12. Dausa
  13. Dholpur
  14. Dungarpur
  15. Hanumangarh
  16. Jaipur
  17. Jaisalmer
  18. Jalore
  19. Jhalawar
  20. Jhunjhunu
  21. Jodhpur
  22. Karauli
  23. Kota
  24. Nagaur
  25. Pali
  26. Pratapgarh
  27. Rajsamand
  28. Sawai Madhopur
  29. Sikar
  30. Sirohi
  31. Sri Ganganagar
  32. Tonk
  33. Udaipur

Sikkim

  1. East Sikkim
  2. North Sikkim
  3. South Sikkim
  4. West Sikkim

Tamil Nadu

  1. Ariyalur
  2. Chengalpattu
  3. Chennai
  4. Coimbatore
  5. Cuddalore
  6. Dharmapuri
  7. Dindigul
  8. Erode
  9. Kallakurichi
  10. Kanchipuram
  11. Kanyakumari
  12. Karur
  13. Krishnagiri
  14. Madurai
  15. Mayiladuthurai
  16. Nagapattinam
  17. Namakkal
  18. Nilgiris
  19. Perambalur
  20. Pudukkottai
  21. Ramanathapuram
  22. Ranipet
  23. Salem
  24. Sivaganga
  25. Tenkasi
  26. Thanjavur
  27. Theni
  28. Thoothukudi
  29. Tiruchirappalli
  30. Tirunelveli
  31. Tirupattur
  32. Tiruppur
  33. Tiruvallur
  34. Tiruvannamalai
  35. Tiruvarur
  36. Vellore
  37. Viluppuram
  38. Virudhunagar

Telangana

  1. Adilabad
  2. Bhadradri Kothagudem
  3. Hyderabad
  4. Jagtial
  5. Jangaon
  6. Jayashankar
  7. Jogulamba
  8. Kamareddy
  9. Karimnagar
  10. Khammam
  11. Komaram Bheem
  12. Mahabubabad
  13. Mahbubnagar
  14. Mancherial
  15. Medak
  16. Medchal
  17. Mulugu
  18. Nagarkurnool
  19. Nalgonda
  20. Narayanpet
  21. Nirmal
  22. Nizamabad
  23. Peddapalli
  24. Rajanna Sircilla
  25. Ranga Reddy
  26. Sangareddy
  27. Siddipet
  28. Suryapet
  29. Vikarabad
  30. Wanaparthy
  31. Warangal
  32. Hanamkonda
  33. Yadadri Bhuvanagiri

Tripura

  1. Dhalai
  2. Gomati
  3. Khowai
  4. North Tripura
  5. Sepahijala
  6. South Tripura
  7. Unakoti
  8. West Tripura

Uttar Pradesh

  1. Agra
  2. Aligarh
  3. Ambedkar Nagar
  4. Amethi
  5. Amroha
  6. Auraiya
  7. Ayodhya
  8. Azamgarh
  9. Baghpat
  10. Bahraich
  11. Ballia
  12. Balrampur
  13. Banda
  14. Barabanki
  15. Bareilly
  16. Basti
  17. Bhadohi
  18. Bijnor
  19. Budaun
  20. Bulandshahr
  21. Chandauli
  22. Chitrakoot
  23. Deoria
  24. Etah
  25. Etawah
  26. Farrukhabad
  27. Fatehpur
  28. Firozabad
  29. Gautam Buddha Nagar
  30. Ghaziabad
  31. Ghazipur
  32. Gonda
  33. Gorakhpur
  34. Hamirpur
  35. Hapur
  36. Hardoi
  37. Hathras
  38. Jalaun
  39. Jaunpur
  40. Jhansi
  41. Kannauj
  42. Kanpur Dehat
  43. Kanpur Nagar
  44. Kasganj
  45. Kaushambi
  46. Kheri
  47. Kushinagar
  48. Lalitpur
  49. Lucknow
  50. Maharajganj
  51. Mahoba
  52. Mainpuri
  53. Mathura
  54. Mau
  55. Meerut
  56. Mirzapur
  57. Moradabad
  58. Muzaffarnagar
  59. Pilibhit
  60. Pratapgarh
  61. Prayagraj
  62. Raebareli
  63. Rampur
  64. Saharanpur
  65. Sambhal
  66. Sant Kabir Nagar
  67. Shahjahanpur
  68. Shamli
  69. Shravasti
  70. Siddharthnagar
  71. Sitapur
  72. Sonbhadra
  73. Sultanpur
  74. Unnao
  75. Varanasi

Uttarakhand

  1. Almora
  2. Bageshwar
  3. Chamoli
  4. Champawat
  5. Dehradun
  6. Haridwar
  7. Nainital
  8. Pauri
  9. Pithoragarh
  10. Rudraprayag
  11. Tehri
  12. Udham Singh Nagar
  13. Uttarkashi

West Bengal

  1. Alipurduar
  2. Bankura
  3. Birbhum
  4. Cooch Behar
  5. Dakshin Dinajpur
  6. Darjeeling
  7. Hooghly
  8. Howrah
  9. Jalpaiguri
  10. Jhargram
  11. Kalimpong
  12. Kolkata
  13. Malda
  14. Murshidabad
  15. Nadia
  16. North 24 Parganas
  17. Paschim Bardhaman
  18. Paschim Medinipur
  19. Purba Bardhaman
  20. Purba Medinipur
  21. Purulia
  22. South 24 Parganas
  23. Uttar Dinajpur

Union territories

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

  1. Nicobar
  2. North Middle Andaman
  3. South Andaman

Chandigarh

  1. Chandigarh

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

  1. Dadra and Nagar Haveli
  2. Daman
  3. Diu

Delhi

  1. Central Delhi
  2. East Delhi
  3. New Delhi
  4. North Delhi
  5. North East Delhi
  6. North West Delhi
  7. Shahdara
  8. South Delhi
  9. South East Delhi
  10. South West Delhi
  11. West Delhi

Jammu and Kashmir

  1. Anantnag
  2. Bandipora
  3. Baramulla
  4. Budgam
  5. Doda
  6. Ganderbal
  7. Jammu
  8. Kathua
  9. Kishtwar
  10. Kulgam
  11. Kupwara
  12. Poonch
  13. Pulwama
  14. Rajouri
  15. Ramban
  16. Reasi
  17. Samba
  18. Shopian
  19. Srinagar
  20. Udhampur

Lakshadweep

  1. Lakshadweep

Ladakh

  1. Kargil
  2. Leh

Puducherry

  1. Karaikal
  2. Mahe
  3. Puducherry
  4. Yanam

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Last Updated: 3 October 2021

What’s New

  • 14 May 2021: Malerkotla¬†added as 23rd district of Punjab.
  • 19 November 2020: Vijayanagara approved to be 31st district of Karnataka.
  • 10 August 2020: Bajali, which was a civil subdivision under the Barpeta district, has been approved by the cabinet to become the 34th district of Assam.
  • 7 April 2020: Mayiladuthurai was announced to be 38th district of Tamil Nadu. It was carved out of Nagapattinam district amid COVID-19 epidemic.
  • 18 March 2020: Madhya Pradesh cabinet has approved the creation of 3 new districts mounting total districts to 55. 3 new districts will be Chachaura, Maihar and Nagda, carved from Guna, Satna and Ujjain districts respectively.
  • 11 February 2020: Gaurela-Pendra-Marwahi, the 28th district of Chhattisgarh has been officially inaugurated by C.M. Bhupesh Baghel in Feb 2020. The state with 1,60,000+ hectares area will have Gaurela, Pendra and Marwahi as three Tehsils, 166 Gram Panchayats and 222 Villages.
  • 26 January 2020: Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu UT merged.
  • Kumbakonam and Pollachi could be next districts inline in the year 2020 in Tamil Nadu. Edappadi K Palaniswami’s government is planning to carve Kumbakonam from Thanjavur and Pollachi from Coimbatore. In 2019 Tamil Nadu added several new districts.
  • 2 November 2019: India has officially published a new political map of India.
  • 31 October 2019: Jammu and Kashmir officially bifurcated into two union territories. Girish Chandra Murmu will be appointed Lieutenant Governors for the Union territories of Jammu and Kashmir. R K Mathur will be appointed Lieutenant Governors for the Union territories of Ladakh.
  • 19 September 2019: Vijayanagara could become 31st district of Karnataka as announced by Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa.
  • 15 August 2019: Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami announced that Vellore district will be trifurcated with two new districts named Ranipet and Tirupattur.
  • 15 August 2019: Gaurela Pendra Marwahi has been announced to be the new district in Chhatisgarh.
  • 5 August 2019: Jammu and Kashmir will be divided into two union territories. First remains Jammu Kashmir region and second as Ladakh. Jammu Kashmir will have a legislative assembly with L G appointed and Ladakh will be without legislative assembly. This will come in effect from 31st October 2019.
  • 18 July 2019: Tamil Nadu announced to have two more districts. Tenkasi and Chengalpattu districts will be carved out of Chengalpattu and Kancheepuram respectively.
  • 8 January 2019: Tamil Nadu will have new district named Kallakurichi¬†being carved out of Villupuram.