New Delhi

New Delhi, the central part of the National Capital Territory of , is the British-built capital of India. Characterized by its wide boulevards, many roundabouts, colonial mansions, and government buildings dotted with monuments from various parts of India's history, this is the heart of the capital.

Notable Places in the Area

is a museum in the Parliament of India Library Building in New Delhi, close to the Sansad Bhavan.

Tourist attraction
The is a monumental column in the middle of the courtyard in front of Rashtrapati Bhavan, the presidential residence in New Delhi, , India. Photo: Scott Dexter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Teen Murti Bhavan is the former residence in New Delhi, India of the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru. is situated 1¼ km south of New Delhi. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Metro station
The is a station in , on the Yellow Line. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

consists of three administrative districts - East, North East, and Shahdara, which are all located east of the Yamuna River. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, often used as a metonym for the seat of the Government of India, is an area…

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