The New Delhi map shows the detailed map and a large map of New Delhi. This map of New Delhi will allow you to orient yourself in New Delhi in India. The New Delhi map is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.
New Delhi is a cosmopolitan city due to the multi-ethnic and multi-cultural presence of the vast Indian bureaucracy and political system. The city capital status has amplified the importance of national events and holidays as its shown in New Delhi map. National events such as Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti (Gandhi birthday) are celebrated with great enthusiasm in New Delhi and the rest of India. On India Independence Day (15 August) the Prime Minister of India addresses the nation from the Red Fort. Most Delhiites celebrate the day by flying kites, which are considered a symbol of freedom. The Republic Day Parade is a large cultural and military parade showcasing India cultural diversity and military might.
The national capital of India, New Delhi is jointly administered by both the federal Government of India and the local Government of Delhi, is also the capital of the NCT of Delhi (see New Delhi map). As of 2005, the government structure of the New Delhi Municipal Council includes a chairperson, three members of New Delhi Legislative Assembly, two members nominated by the Chief Minister of National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT) and five members nominated by the central government. The head of state of Delhi is the Lieutenant Governor of Union Territory of Delhi, appointed by the President of India on the advice of the Central government and the post is largely ceremonial, as the Chief Minister of Union Territory of Delhi is the head of government and is vested with most of the executive powers.
Much of New Delhi, planned by the leading 20th century British architect Edwin Lutyens, was laid out to be the central administrative area of the city as a testament to Britain imperial pretensions. Hinduism is the religion of 86.8% of New Delhi population. There are also large communities of Muslims (6.3%), Sikhs (2.4%), Jains (1.1%) and Christians (0.9%) in New Delhi as you can see in New Delhi map. Other minorities include Parsis, Buddhists and Jews. Hindi is the principal spoken language while English is the principal written language of the city. The linguistic groups from all over India are well represented in the city; among them are Punjabi, Urdu, Bihari, Bengali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, Garhwali, Kannada, North-East, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya and Gujarati.
The map of downtown New Delhi shows the historical center of New Delhi. This downtown map of New Delhi will allow you to easily plan your visit in the center of New Delhi in India. The New Delhi downtown map is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.
Central Delhi is an administrative district of the National Capital Territory of Delhi in India. It is bounded by the Yamuna River on the east and by the districts of North Delhi to the north, West Delhi and South West Delhi to the west, New Delhi to the south, and East Delhi to the east across the Yamuna as its mentioned in New Delhi downtown map. Administratively, the district is divided into three subdivisions, Civil Lines, Karol Bagh, and Kotwali. Central Delhi is home to the famous Rashtrapati Bhavan, Raj Path and India Gate, National Museum and the ever crowded Connaught Place thriving with commercial, entertainment and business centres. It also includes Shahjahanabad or the walled city that had once served as the capital of the Mughal Dynasty and hence houses ancient monuments like the Old Fort, Jama Masjid and Mosques. It also homes the ancient Observatory named ‘Jantar Mantar’ and a British monument like the St. James Church.
Central Delhi has a population of 582,320 (2011 census), and an area of 25 square kilometres (9.7 sq mi), with a population density of 25,759 persons per km² as its shown in New Delhi downtown map. Central Delhi business district and high rises. It includes Shahjahanabad (Old Delhi), which served as the capital of the Mughal Empire, and is home to the monuments like the Delhi Fort and the Jama Masjid, Delhi principal mosque. Central Delhi is not only an archive of the Mughal and British architecture and buildings but also houses several shopping arcades, clubs, bars and recreational centres where visitors can unwind. You can also enjoy a relaxing evening at the lawns of India Gate or enjoy boating in its artificial lake which will leave you completely rejuvenated.
According to the 2011 census Central Delhi has a population of 582,320, roughly equal to the nation of Solomon Islands or the US state of Wyoming. This gives it a ranking of 531st in India (out of a total of 640). The district has a population density of 23,149 inhabitants per square kilometre (59,960/sq mi) as you can see in New Delhi downtown map. Its population growth rate over the decade 2001–2011 was −10.48%. Central Delhi has a sex ratio of 892 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 85.25%. Central Delhi is the most significant region in Delhi due to its ancient past and for housing the Seat of the Government of India. It is known as the heart of India and the Imperial Capital that was created by the British Empire as the Seat of the British Government in the Country.
New Delhi on India map shows the location of the city of New Delhi on the India map. This map of New Delhi in India will allow you to easily plan your travel in New Delhi in India. New Delhi on map of India is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.
As the national capital, New Delhi is the seat of executive, legislative, and judiciary branches of the Government of India as its mentioned in New Delhi India map. It also serves as the centre of the Government of the National Capital Territory of Delhi. New Delhi is situated within the metropolis of Delhi and is one of the nine districts of Delhi Union Territory. The New Delhi Railway Station which is the main railway station in Delhi, is the second busiest and one of the largest stations in India connects Delhi with the rest of the country.
The National Geographic Traveler Magazine describes it as "one of the Ultimate Cities of a Lifetime to visit and explore." In a report jointly prepared by Institute for Competitiveness and Confederation of Indian Industry, the city is listed as the best to live in India. According to Mercer, New Delhi is the most expensive city in India for expatriates in terms of cost of living, figuring 113th in the list of 214 cities as its shown in New Delhi India map. According to the 2011 census New Delhi has a population of 249,998. This gives it a ranking of 609th in India (out of a total of 640). Qutb Minar constructed with red sandstone and marble, and is the tallest minaret in India, with a height of 72.5 meters (237.8 ft), contains 379 stairs to reach the top, and the diameter of base is 14.3 meters where as the last store is of 2.7 meters.
New Delhi Per Capita GDP (at PPP) was at $ 6,860 during 2009–10 fiscal, making it one of the richest cities in India as you can see in New Delhi India map. Connaught Place, one of northern India largest commercial and financial centres, is located in the northern part of New Delhi. Adjoining areas such as Barakhamba Road, ITO are also major commercial centres. New Delhi is home to most UN regional offices in India namely the UNDP, UNODC, UNESCO, UNICEF, WFP, UNV, UNCTAD, FAO, UNFPA, WHO, World Bank, IMF, UNIFEM, IFC and UNAIDS.
New Delhi on world map shows the location of the city of New Delhi in the world. New Delhi on world map will allow you to easily know where is New Delhi in the world. The New Delhi in world map is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.
New Delhi is home to two UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Humayun Tomb and the Qutub complex. There are areas like Old Delhi and Mehrauli in New Delhi which have a number of heritage structures (see New Delhi on world map). New Delhi is known as the microcosm of India and is one of the world top global cities. The metropolis of Delhi is the 2nd most populous in India with a total population nearing 17 million residents, the capital city being the 10th most populous city in the world by city proper and has the 7th biggest urban agglomeration in the world with a population of 23 million people. The metropolis has the highest urban spread in the country with a total area of the city being 1482 km2.
The World Cities Study Group at Loughborough University rated New Delhi as an "alpha- world city". In 2011, Knight Frank world city survey ranked it 37th globally. As per the worldwide 'cost of living' survey by Economist Intelligence Unit, New Delhi is the fourth least expensive city globally as its mentioned in New Delhi on world map. New Delhi is known for its wide, tree-lined boulevards and is home to numerous national institutions, museums and landmarks. The state-owned Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) is a major bus service provider for the city. The Delhi Transport Corporation operates the world largest fleet of CNG powered buses.
The Auto Expo is held biennially at Pragati Maidan. It is Asia largest and the world second-largest motor show. The 2011 World Wealth Report ranks economic activity in New Delhi at 39, but overall the capital is ranked at 37, above cities like Jakarta and Johannesburg. Indira Gandhi International Airport as its shown in New Delhi on world map is one of the largest airports in the world and the busiest airports in South Asia. Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official residence of the President of India and at present is the largest residence of any Chief of the State in the world.