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 Delhi, is the British-built capital of India. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the main airport of the Delhi metropolitan area in India. Photo: Bharatahs, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a district in Delhi. The district contains the historic core of Delhi, also known as Old Delhi. Photo: Planemad, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a district of Delhi which, like , is high-income and with easy motorway access to the airport. Photo: Owen Young, CC BY 2.0.


contains many upmarket neighbourhoods of Delhi. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

West Delhi is one of the 11 administrative districts of the National Capital Territory of Delhi in .

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The Yamuna, also known as the Jumna or Jamna, is the second largest tributary river of the Ganges and the longest tributary in India. is situated 3½ km southeast of Delhi. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a historic fort in the city of Delhi in , which served as the main residence of the Mughal Emperors.

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The is a war memorial located astride the Rajpath, on the eastern edge of the "ceremonial axis" of New Delhi, formerly called Kingsway. is situated 4½ km south of Delhi. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

Localities in the Area

is one of the main financial, commercial and business centres in , . is situated 2½ km southwest of Delhi. Photo: Kabi1990, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is one of the oldest and busiest markets in Old Delhi, India.

is a neighbourhood in Central Delhi district, Delhi, India. is situated 4 km west of Delhi. Photo: Bahnfrend, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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