Meghalaya

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Meghalaya
Cherrapunji, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Northeast India, is located in Meghalaya and holds the world record for most rain in a calendar month
Cherrapunji, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Northeast India, is located in Meghalaya and holds the world record for most rain in a calendar month
Opisyal na sagisag ng Meghalaya
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Mga koordinado (Shillong): 25°34′N 91°53′E / 25.57°N 91.88°E / 25.57; 91.88Mga koordinado: 25°34′N 91°53′E / 25.57°N 91.88°E / 25.57; 91.88
Country India
Formation21 January 1972
CapitalShillong
Largest cityShillong
Districts11
Pamahalaan
 • GovernorGanga Prasad[1]
 • Chief MinisterConrad Sangma (NPP)
 • LegislatureUnicameral (60 seats)
 • Parliamentary constituencyRajya Sabha 1
Lok Sabha 2
 • High CourtMeghalaya High Court
Lawak
 • Kabuuan22,429 km2 (8,660 milya kuwadrado)
Ranggo sa lawak23rd
Populasyon
 (2016)
 • Kabuuan3,212,000
 • Ranggo23rd[2]
 • Kapal140/km2 (370/milya kuwadrado)
Sona ng orasUTC+05:30 (IST)
Kodigo ng ISO 3166IN-ML
HDIIncrease 0.585 (medium)
HDI rank19th (2005)
Literacy75.84% (24th)[2]
Official languageEnglish[3]
Websaytmeghalaya.gov.in
It received the status of a full-fledged State in 1971 by the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act 1971

Ang Meghalaya (NK /mˈɡɑːləjə/,[4] EU /ˌmɡəˈlə/)[5] ay isang estado sa India. Ang ibig sabihin ng pangalan ng estadong ito ay "the abode of clouds" sa Sanskrito. Ang popolasyon sa Meghalaya sa 2016 ay tinatayang 3,211,474.[6] Meghalaya covers an area of approximately 22,430 square kilometers, with a length to breadth ratio of about 3:1.[7]

Mga sanggunian[baguhin | baguhin ang batayan]

  1. Nair, Arun (30 Setyembre 2017). "President Kovind Appoints 5 New Governors, Tamil Nadu Gets Its Own After A Year". New Delhi Television. Sininop mula sa orihinal noong 30 Setyembre 2017. Hinango noong 30 Setyembre 2017.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "List of states with Population, Sex Ratio and Literacy Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. Hinango noong 2012-11-09.
  3. "Report of the Commissioner for linguistic minorities: 47th report (July 2008 to June 2010)" (PDF). Commissioner for Linguistic Minorities, Ministry of Minority Affairs, Government of India. pp. 84–89. Hinango noong 16 Pebrero 2012.
  4. "Definition of Meghalaya in English from the Oxford Dictionary". Oxford Dictionary. Hinango noong 1 April 2015.
  5. "Meghalaya | Define Meghalaya at Dictionary.com". Dictionary.reference.com. 2014-07-14. Hinango noong 2017-02-27.
  6. "Fact sheet on meghalaya" (PDF). March 10, 2014. Hinango noong Setyembre 12, 2014.
  7. Meghalaya IBEF, India (2013)