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):
|State||Sub-district title||Number of |
|Jammu and Kashmir||Tehsil||59|
|Union Territory||Sub-district||Number of sub-districts|
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Tehsil||7|
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli||Taluka||1|
|Daman and Diu||Taluka||2|
- "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.
- "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.
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