Meghalaya

25 August 2015
Author :  

Meghalaya (/meɪɡˈɑːləjə/[3] or US /ˌmeɪɡəˈleɪə/;[4] /meːɡʱaːləj(ə)/[citation needed]) is a state in north-east India. The name means "the abode of clouds" in Sanskrit. As of 2011, the state has a population of 2,964,007 and is the 23rd most populous in the country.[1][5]

The population of Meghalaya as of 2014 is estimated to be 3,211,474.[6] Meghalaya covers an area of approximately 22,430 square kilometers, with a length to breadth ratio of about 3:1.[7]

This state is bounded to the south by the districts of greater Mymensingh and the Division of Sylhet and the west by the Division of Rangpur of the People's Republic of Bangladesh and the north and the east by India's Assam state. The capital is Shillong, known as the "Scotland of the East".[8] Meghalaya was previously part of Assam, but on 21 January 1972, the districts of Khasi, Garo and Jaintia hills became the new state of Meghalaya. English is the official language of Meghalaya. The other principal languages spoken include Khasi, Pnar and Garo. Unlike many Indian states, Meghalaya has historically followed a matrilineal system where the lineage and inheritance are traced through women; the youngest daughter inherits all wealth and she also takes care of her parents.[8]

The state is the wettest region of India, recording an average of 12,000 mm (470 in) of rains a year.[7] About 70% of the state is forested.[9] The Meghalaya subtropical forests ecoregion encompasses the state; its mountain forests are distinct from the lowland tropical forests to the north and south. The forests are notable for their biodiversity of mammals, birds, and plants.

Meghalaya has predominantly an agrarian economy with a significant commercial forestry industry. The important crops are potatoes, rice, maize, pineapples, bananas, papayas, spices, etc. The service sector is made up of real estate and insurance companies. Meghalaya's gross state domestic product for 2012 was estimated at ₹16173 crore (US$2.4 billion) in current prices.[10] The state is geologically rich in minerals, but it has no significant industries.[8] The state has about 1,170 km (730 mi) of national highways. It is also a major logistical center for trade with Bangladesh.[7]

2041 comments 45519 Views
Administrator

Dhanshree Resort has come to be a top-notch Hospitality brand, which can boast of providing the finest facility and service, which its guests both deserve and except. The resort has always dedicated itself in providing its guests with an effortless and relaxing vacation at all times, which is why it is considered as one of the best in the vacation ownership and hospitality industry.

Website: www.dhanshreeresort.com

Latest from  Administrator

Comment

  • avaisse avaisse Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    cialis discount generic cialis
    [url=http://cialischgrx.com/]cheap cialis[/url]
    buy cialis online without
    generic cialis

  • Gregoryfleva Gregoryfleva Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    viagra cialis generico on line
    viagra without doctor
    viagra 50 mg pfizer precio
    [url=http://ksvviagratgjv.com/#]viagra without a doctor prescription[/url]
    how to get the most out of your viagra
    generic viagra
    avodart viagra together
    [url=http://jycviagrayhse.com#]buy generic viagra[/url]
    what is viagra 100mg

  • Lackerce Lackerce Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    spam viagra cialis generic levitra
    [url=http://cialischmrx.com/]buy cheap cialis online[/url]
    cheapest generic cialis online
    buy cheap cialis online

  • Olivernendy Olivernendy Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    cheapest viagra india
    viagra without a prescription
    cheap non prescription viagra
    [url=http://ksvviagratgjv.com/#]viagra without a doctor prescription[/url]
    viagra online
    buy generic viagra online
    sildenafil for sale in canada
    [url=http://jycviagrayhse.com#]generic viagra[/url]
    cheapest viagra canadian

  • Tavize Tavize Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    cialis coupon
    [url=http://cialischgrx.com/]buy cialis[/url]
    buy cialis online canada canadian pharmacy
    cheap cialis

  • Tavize Tavize Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    cheap generic cialis
    [url=http://cialischmrx.com/]cialis online[/url]
    split cialis pills 10mg
    cialis online

  • DarrenUrbaf DarrenUrbaf Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    zuverlässig ghostwriter um aufsatz zu schreiben , mieten ghostwriter um diplomarbeit zu schreiben lassen , beste ghostwriter um seminararbeit zu schreiben , bezahl jemanden um rezension zu schreiben lassen , schreib mein examensarbeit für mich günstig , lektorat normseite , motivationsschreiben änderungsdienst , wie kann man diplomarbeit bestellen billig , zuverlässig ghostwriting service , bewerbungsschreiben schreiben preis , kann ich literaturrecherche billig kaufen , laborbericht ghostwriting preise , ich möchte masterarbeit kaufen , hausarbeit schreiben jura strafrecht , zuverlässig ghostwriting service um projektarbeit zu schreiben lassen , projektarbeit ghostwriting service kosten , examensarbeit ghostwriting preise , masterarbeit schreiben lassen kosten , projektarbeit schreiben preise , beste ghostwriting agentur um bachelorarbeit zu bestellen

  • Jayme Jayme Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    casino games slots
    casino online free
    casino games slots
    casino online usa

  • MyronLof MyronLof Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    http://onlinepharmacyreviewsx.com [url=http://onlinepharmacyreviewsx.com]safe online pharmacy review[/url] first medicine online pharmacy review pharmacy review online online pharmacy viagra review

  • MyronLof MyronLof Tuesday, 25 August 2015

    http://shopritepharmacyx.com [url=http://shopritepharmacyx.com]shoprite pharmacy manchester ct[/url] shoprite pharmacy norwalk ct shoprite pharmacy nutley nj shoprite wharton nj pharmacy

Leave your comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated. HTML code is not allowed.

Weather

Cloudy

32°C

Kaziranga

Cloudy
Humidity: 75%
Wind: N at 6.44 km/h
Monday
Thunderstorms
26°C / 32°C
Tuesday
Thunderstorms
25°C / 31°C
Wednesday
Thunderstorms
25°C / 30°C
Thursday
Thunderstorms
25°C / 31°C

Get In Touch

  • Add: Kaziranga National Park, Kohora, Bogorijuri, Pin-785609, Dist.- Golaghat, Assam
  • Tel: 03776262501 / 9954367860
  • Email: info@dhanshreeresort.com / dhanshreeresort@gmail.com

Twitter Feeds

Join us in social media

Top
SJ University II - шаблон joomla Создание сайтов