Rice is an important crop in the state of Tripura.
Image: Alokesh Debnath
Satellite view and map of Tripura. The third smallest Indian state is located in North-East India. It is surrounded by the nation of Bangladesh
in the north, south, and west; it also borders the Indian states of Assam
in the east.
The former ancient Hindu kingdom acceded to the Dominion of India after independence in 1947. It achieved full status as a state in 1972.
Tripura covers an area
of 10,492 km² (4,051 sq mi), compared this is about four times the size of Luxembourg
or about half the size of the US state of New Jersey
. Hill ranges and valleys, extending roughly parallel in a north-south direction define the landscape of the state.
Tripura has a population of about 4 million inhabitants (in 2018). The largest city and capital is Agartala
. The city is situated on the Haora River, about 80 km east of Dhaka
, the capital of Bangladesh.
are Bengali and Kokborok (the language of the Borok people), both official. Hinduism is the main religion in the state (83%).
The map shows Tripura state with cities, towns, expressways, main roads and streets, and the
location of Agartala Airport
: IXA) 12 km (7.5 mi) northwest of the city.
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