The National Capital Territory of Delhi covers an area of 1,484 km2 (573 sq mi), of which 783 km2 (302 sq mi) is designated rural, and 700 km2 (270 sq mi) urban therefore making it the largest city in terms of area in the country. It has a length of 51.9 km (32 mi) and a width of 48.48 km (30 mi).
How far is Delhi from New Delhi?
The total straight line distance between Delhi and New Delhi Railway Station is 13 KM (kilometers) and 300 meters. The miles based distance from Delhi to New Delhi Railway Station is 8.3 miles.
Which city is nearest to Delhi?
Kolkata is the nearest city to Delhi. There are more than 20 trains between kolkata and New delhi and the travel time is less than 18 hours.
What is the nickname of Delhi?
Indian Cities and Their Nicknames
|Nalanda||The land of Knowledge|
|Chattisgarh||Bhilai||Steel capital of India|
|Korba||Power hub of India|
|Delhi||New Delhi||City of rallies|
How Old Delhi is?
Although nothing remains of Indraprastha, legend holds it to have been a thriving city. The first reference to the place-name Delhi seems to have been made in the 1st century bce, when Raja Dhilu built a city near the site of the future Qutb Minar tower (in present-day southwestern Delhi) and named it for himself.