List of districts of Uttarakhand
A district of Uttarakhand state is an administrative geographical unit, headed by a Deputy Commissioner (earlier called District Collector) or District Magistrate, an officer belonging to the Indian Administrative Service.
Four new districts are proposed in Uttarakhand: Ranikhet, Didihat, Kotdwar and Yamunotri.
Alphabetical listing[change | change source]
|Code||District||Headquarters||Population (As of 2011[update])||Area (km²)||Density (/km²)||Division||Map|
|US||Udham Singh Nagar||Rudrapur||1,648,367||2,908||567||Kumaon|
Proposed Districts[change | change source]
- Didihat, from Pithoragarh district
- Kashipur, from Udham Singh Nagar district
- Kotdwar, from Pauri Garhwal district
- Ramnagar, from Nainital district
- Ranikhet, from Almora district
- Rishikesh, from Dehradun district, Tehri Garhwal district, and Pauri Garhwal district
- Roorkee, from Haridwar district
- Yamunotri, from Uttarkashi district
- Government should make a joint city with kashipur and ramnagar with single municipal cooperation and bigger combined budget for two citys*
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Uttarakhand CM announces four new districts". Zee News. 15 August 2011.
- ↑ "Uttarakhand - Districts of India: Know India". National Portal of India. Archived from the original on 2009-02-19. Retrieved 2009-04-04.
- ↑ "District wise population in India as of 2011 census - updateOX". Archived from the original on 2017-12-29. Retrieved 2019-02-15.
- ↑ "Uttarakhand - Districts of India - Know India: National Portal of India". Archived from the original on 2009-02-19. Retrieved 2017-09-26.
Other websites[change | change source]
- More about Uttarakhand at state Archived 2011-10-17 at the Wayback Machine