Delhi is 's capital and seat of government. It forms the National Capital Territory of Delhi, rather than being part of a state. Delhi is one of India's largest cities, and the core of one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world, with over 21 million inhabitants.

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, the central part of the National Capital Territory of , is the British-built capital of India.

is a district of which, like , is high-income and with easy motorway access to the airport.

is a district in . The district contains the historic core of Delhi, also known as Old Delhi.


contains many upmarket neighbourhoods of .

is the main airport of the metropolitan area in India.

consists of four administrative districts - North, North-West, West, and South-West.

consists of three administrative districts - East, North East, and Shahdara, which are all located east of the Yamuna River.


  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  26,500,000
  • IATA airport code:  DEL
  • Latitude:  28° 37' 57.9" (28.6327°) north
  • Longitude:  77° 13' 10.7" (77.2196°) east
  • Elevation:  227 meters (745 feet)
  • Neighbors:  and
  • Wikidata:  Delhi
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Delhi

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Arabic:  دلهي Armenian:  Դելի Assamese:  দিল্লী Azerbaijani:  Dehli Bashkir:  Дели Belarusian:  Горад Дэлі Bengali:  দিল্লি Bihari :  नई दिल्ली Bishnupriya:  দিল্লী Bulgarian:  Делхи Central Kurdish:  دێھلی Chechen:  Дели Chinese:  德里 Czech:  Dillí Czech:  Šáhdžahanabád Dhivehi:  ދިއްލީ Eastern Mari:  Дели Egyptian Arabic:  ديلهى Esperanto:  Delhio Fiji Hindi:  New Delhi
Gan Chinese:  德里 Georgian:  დელი Greek:  Δελχί Gujarati:  દિલ્હી Hebrew:  דלהי Hindi:  दिल्ली Icelandic:  Delhí Icelandic:  Delí Japanese:  デリー Kannada:  ದೆಹಲಿ Kashmiri:  دلھی Kazakh:  Дели Korean:  델리 Kurdish:  Delhî Latin:  Dellium Latvian:  Deli Lithuanian:  Delis Malagasy:  Faritani Delhi Malayalam:  ഡെൽഹി Marathi:  दिल्ली
Mongolian:  Дели Nepali:  दिल्ली Newari:  दिल्ली Oriya:  ଦିଲ୍ଲୀ Ossetian:  Дели Panjabi:  ਦਿੱਲੀ Persian:  دهلی قدیم Portuguese:  Deli Pushto:  ډېلي Quechua:  Dilhi Russian:  Дели Rusyn:  Делі Sanskrit:  देहली Serbian:  Делхи Sindhi:  دهلي Slovak:  Dillí Tajik:  Деҳли Tamil:  தில்லி Tatar:  Dähli Telugu:  ఢిల్లీ
Thai:  เดลี Turkmen:  Deli Uighur:  Déhli Ukrainian:  Старе Делі Urdu:  دہلی Urdu:  پرانی دہلی Uzbek:  Dehli Vlax Romani:  दिल्ली Western Panjabi:  دلی Yakut:  Дели Yiddish:  דעלהי Yue Chinese:  德里 Dehlī Dilli Dillī INDEL Old Delhi Q3242297

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