List of tehsils in India

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Tehsil also tahsil is an administrative divisions of India denoting a subdistrict. Tehsils are also referred to as talukas, subdivisions, mandals, circles headed by a Tehsildar or Talukdar or MRO. Tehsils can consist of multiple villages and a few towns. The Panchayat samitis are usually the administrative governing bodies of the tehsils.

Taluks in India

Statewise Tehsils/Talukas of India[edit]

Tehsils of distt. Ganganagar.jpg

States use varying names for their sub-districts. Detailed information is as follows (as of 2018):[1]

State Subdistrict title Number of
sub-districts
Andhra Pradesh Mandal 664
Arunachal Pradesh Circle 149
Assam Subdivision 155
Bihar Subdivision 101
Chhattisgarh Tehsil 149
Goa Taluka 12
Gujarat Taluka 248[2]
Haryana Tehsil 67
Himachal Pradesh Tehsil 109
Jharkhand Subdivision 210
Karnataka Taluka 240
Kerala Taluka 75
Madhya Pradesh Tehsil 412
Maharashtra Taluka 353
Manipur Subdivision 38
Meghalaya Subdivision 39
Mizoram Subdivision 22
Nagaland Circle 93
Odisha Tehsil 485
Punjab Tehsil 72
Rajasthan Tehsil 268
Sikkim Subdivision 9
Tamil Nadu Taluka 201
Telangana Mandal 452
Tripura Subdivision 38
Uttar Pradesh Tehsil 350
Uttarakhand Tehsil 109
West Bengal Subdivision 341
Union Territory Subdistrict title Number of sub-districts
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Tehsil 7
Chandigarh Tehsil 1
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Taluka 1
Daman and Diu Taluka 2
Delhi Tehsil 27
Jammu and Kashmir Tehsil 55
Ladakh Tehsil 4
Lakshadweep Subdivision 4
Puducherry Commune Panchayat 10
India Total 5572

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Statement showing the Nomenclature and Number of Sub-Districts in States/UTs". Office of The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India, New Delhi. 2010–2011. Retrieved 3 October 2011.
  2. ^ "State Govt Announces 23 New Talukas". DNA  – via HighBeam (subscription required). 10 September 2013. Archived from the original on 6 February 2016. Retrieved 5 January 2016.