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List of tehsils in India

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Tehsil also tahsil is an administrative divisions of India denoting a sub-district. Tehsils are also referred to as talukas, sub-divisions, 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.

Statewise Tehsils/Talukas of IndiaEdit

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

State Sub-district title Number of
Andhra Pradesh Mandal 664
Arunachal Pradesh Circle 149
Assam Sub-division 155
Bihar Sub-division 101
Chhattisgarh Tehsil 149
Goa Taluka 12
Gujarat Taluka 248[2]
Haryana Tehsil 67
Himachal Pradesh Tehsil 109
Jammu and Kashmir Tehsil 59
Jharkhand Sub-division 210
Karnataka Taluka 206
Kerala Taluka 75
Madhya Pradesh Tehsil 367
Maharashtra Taluka 353
Manipur Sub-division 38
Meghalaya Sub-division 39
Mizoram Sub-division 22
Nagaland Circle 93
Odisha Tehsil 485
Punjab Tehsil 72
Rajasthan Tehsil 268
Sikkim Sub-division 9
Tamil Nadu Vattam 201
Telangana Mandal 452
Tripura Sub-division 38
Uttar Pradesh Tehsil 350
Uttarakhand Tehsil 86
West Bengal Sub-division 341
Union Territory Sub-district 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
Lakshadweep Sub-division 4
Puducherry Commune panchayat 10
India Total 5464

See alsoEdit


  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.