Kamrup Metropolitan is a district of Assam state in north-eastern India.Administrative headquarters of Kamrup Metropolitan district is at Guwahati city
Geography of Kamrup Metropolitan
Geographic Area of the Kamrup Metropolitan District is 216.79 Sq.Km. Kamrup Metropolitan District is bounded by on north side by Darrang District and Kamrup District, on south side by Meghalaya State and Kamrup District, on east side by Morigaon District and on west side by Kamrup District.
Main Rivers : Brahmaputra,Kolong and Digaru
Latitude of Kamrup Metropolitan city : 25.43 ° and 26.51° North
Longitude of Kamrup Metropolitan city : 90.36 ° & 92.12° East
About Kamrup Metropolitan
On 3 rd February' 2003, Kamrup Metro was created bifurcating the old Kamrup district. Administrative headquarters of Kamrup Metropolitan district is at Guwahati city. Guwahati derives its name from the Assamese words “Guwa” means areca nut and “Haat” means market.
The famous Kamakhya Temple is also located about five kms from the city of Guwahati on the Nilachal hill overlooking the river Brahmaputra with a commanding view of the area all around.
Sub division of Kamrup Metropolitan District
In Kamrup Metropolitan District there is 1 sub division
Development Block in Kamrup Metropolitan District
In Kamrup Metropolitan District there is 4 Development Block
Revenue circles in Kamrup Metropolitan District
In Kamrup Metropolitan District there is 6 Revenue circles
Police Station in Kamrup Metropolitan District
Police Station in Kamrup Metropolitan District are : Panbazar, Bharalamukh, Bhangagarh, Basistha, Hatigaon, Fatasil Ambari, Jalukbari, Azara, Paltanbazar, Dispur, Latasil, Pragjyotishpur, Gorchuk, Sonapur, Satgaon, All Women Police Station, Panbazar, North Guwahati, Chandmari, GeetaNagar, Noonmati, Khetri.
Transport in Kamrup Metropolitan District
The city is well connected by rail,as there are many trains to and from Guwahati including super fast trains like Rajdhani.
The Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi Airport, the largest in the region linking to major cities in India is 25 KM away at Borjhar.
Tourist Place in Kamrup Metropolitan District
Sukreswar & Janardan
Museum in Kamrup Metropolitan District
Cottage Industry Museum
Assam State Museum
Regional Science Centre & Museum
Other Important Landmarks of Kamrup Metropolitan District
Assam Administrative Staff College
Srimanta Sankardeva Kalakshetra
State Zoo-cum-Botanical Garde
University in Kamrup Metropolitan District
Colleges in Kamrup Metropolitan District
Guwahati Medical College(GMC)
Assam Ayurvedic College
Assam Enginerring College
Assam Engineering Institute
Institute of Co-operative Management
Assam Institute of Management
Gauhati Institute of Management
Indian Institute for Hotel Management(IIHM)