Dhubri destrict

Dhubri destrict (Pron:ˈdʊbri) (Assamese: ধুবুৰী) is a admeenistrative destrict in the state o Assam in Indie. The district heidquairters are locatit at Dhubri toun which is situatit at ~290 km frae Guwahati, the state caipital. This wis the heidquairters o erstwhile undividit Goalpara destrict an aw which wis creatit in 1876 bi the Breetish govrenment. In 1983, Goalpara destrict wis dividit intae fower destricts an Dhubri is ane amang those. The Dhubri destrict is ane amang the mony Muslim Majority destricts o Assam. Aboot 75% o population is Muslim in Dhubri.

Dhubri destrict

ধুবুৰী জিলা
Dhuburi collage
(Clockwise frae top) Netai Dhubunir Ghat, Historical Panbari Mosque, Chilarai statue at Dhubri town, Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Sahib Gurdwara, and Bhola Nath College
Dhubri destrict's location in Assam
Dhubri destrict's location in Assam
StateAssam
KintraIndie
HeidquairtersDhubri
Area
 • Total2838 km2 (1,096 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total1,948,632
 • Density690/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-AS-DB
Websitehttp://dhubri.gov.in/

As o 2011 it is the seicont maist populous destrict o Assam (oot o 27), efter Nagaon.[1]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 30 September 2011.

Freemit airtinsEedit

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Coordinates: 26°02′00″N 89°58′00″E / 26.0333°N 89.9667°E / 26.0333; 89.9667