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.

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  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 26,500,000
  • IATA airport code: DEL
  • United Nations Location Code: IN 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, French: Delhi, Gan Chinese: 德里, Georgian: დელი, German: Delhi, Greek: Δελχί, Gujarati: દિલ્હી, Hebrew: דלהי
Hindi: दिल्ली, Icelandic: Delhí, Icelandic: Delí, Italian: Delhi, 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 (macrolanguage): दिल्ली, Newari: दिल्ली, Oriya (macrolanguage): 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, Spanish: Delhi, 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, Old Delhi
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