List of tehsils in India

Tehsil also tahsil is an administrative divisions of India denoting a subdistrict. Tehsils are also referred to as talukas, subdivisions, 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 India

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

State Subdistrict title Number of
sub-districts
Andhra PradeshMandal664
Arunachal PradeshCircle149
AssamSubdivision155
BiharSubdivision101
ChhattisgarhTehsil149
GoaTaluka12
GujaratTaluka248[2]
HaryanaTehsil67
Himachal PradeshTehsil109
JharkhandSubdivision210
KarnatakaTaluka206
KeralaTaluka75
Madhya PradeshTehsil368
MaharashtraTaluka353
ManipurSubdivision38
MeghalayaSubdivision39
MizoramSubdivision22
NagalandCircle93
OdishaTehsil485
PunjabTehsil72
RajasthanTehsil268
SikkimSubdivision9
Tamil NaduTaluka201
TelanganaMandal452
TripuraSubdivision38
Uttar PradeshTehsil350
UttarakhandTehsil109
West BengalSubdivision341
Union Territory Subdistrict title Number of sub-districts
Andaman and Nicobar IslandsTehsil7
ChandigarhTehsil1
Dadra and Nagar HaveliTaluka1
Daman and DiuTaluka2
DelhiTehsil27
Jammu and KashmirTehsil55
LadakhTehsil4
LakshadweepSubdivision4
PuducherryCommune Panchayat10
IndiaTotal5464

See also

References

  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.


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