India is a land of different religion,caste,langauge and culture. India is considered to be a subcontinent because of all these factors . India has 29 States and 7 Union territories .India has two island grops .laksha dweep island groups in Arabian sea .On the western side and Andaman nicobar islands in Bey of Bengal is on the eastern side.
Before the British rule in India, the country was not divided into states. Soon after the establishment of British rule in India, the country was divided into states.in India each state has two governments one for the country and another for the state. During division of the country, it was not divided equally such that the size of all states are the same. Hence the states that we presently have different size from very small to very large. Thus here is a list of top ten Smallest states in India according to their size.
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Here is the list of Top 10 Smallest States in India
Punjab is a state in North India.Punjab is borderd by Jammu and Kashmir,Himachal Pradesh,Haryana and Rajasthan.Total area of Punjabis 50,362 sq km and it stands tenth in the list of. Top 10 smallest States India .The state capital is located in Chandigarh uninon territory and also capital of Haryana. Even though it is a small state, it is known for its production of wheat and also the maximum number of soldiers are for that region. Thus it makes it clear that being big is not a big big deal.
Haryana is one of the fastest developing state in India .It is placed 9th position in the of top 10 smallest States in India with area of 44,300sq km.It was founded in the year 1966 is borderd by Dehli ,Punjab ,Rajasthan and Himachal Pradesh . This state being a small state produces good amount of crops and also the film industry is very impressive.
Kerala,also know as Gods own country with an area of 38,869 sq km occupies 8th place the list of top 10 smallest States in India .It is located in south-west region of India .Kerala founded in the year 1956 .Kerala is borderd by Karnataka and Tamil Nadu . Kerala which is the southern coast of India is famous for so many reasons such as temples, coconut, fish etc
Meghalaya has the area of 22,429 sq km and stands and n 7th place for n the list of 10 smallest state in India .It was founded in the year 1972. Meghalaya has average rain fall 12,000 mm which makes the wettest region of the country .This state is also known for its greenery and Forest region.
Another North-Easten state ,Manipur has the area of 22,327 sq km and it stands 6th place in the list of top 10 smallest stats in India .It was formed in the year 1972.It is borderd by ,Assam ,Mizoram and Nagaland . This is a part of seven sisters of the east. It is one amongst the Top 10 Smallest States in India 2017.
With an area of 21,081 sq km ,Mizoram stands 5th place in the list of top 10 smalle states in.India 2017 It was formed in the year 1987.Mizoram is densly forested state with more than 80% of area of the state in under forest . This is a part of seven sisters of the east.
4th position is occupied by Nagaland which has the area of 16,579 sq km .It was found in the year 1963 It is borderd by Manipur ,Mizoram and Meghalaya .Most of the people in Nagaland English . This state is known for its culture and good nature of well treatment of the guests. This is a part of seven sisters of the east.
Tripura has the area of 10,486 sq km and it stands 3rd place in the list of top 10 smallest states in india 2017.It was formed in the year 1949 .Tripura is borderd by Bangladesh ,Mizoram and Assam . This is a part of seven sisters of the east.
Sikkim has the area of 7,096 sq km and stands 2nd place in the list of top 10 smallest in India .It was formed in the year 1975 .It is borderd by West Bengal ,Nepal ,Tibet and Bhutan . This is a part of seven sisters of the east.
Goa is the smallest state in India and it stands in the first place in the last of top 10smallest in India area wise .Goa is a small state in India with an area of 3,702 sq km and it is by Maharashtra and Karnataka. It was under the control of Portuguese till 1961. Apart from being the smallest state in India ,Goa is one of the most popular tourist destinations India and visited by millions of domestic and international tourist every year . Thus this State is the number one position in the list of top ten small states in our country. Even though it is very small, it had been one of the most popular and important part of country’s tourism thus making it very much significant.
Thus this completes the list of top ten smallest states in India 2017. It doesn’t matter if the size of these states are small, but few of then are contributing a lot in the economic development of the country. These states have their own speciality and also different cultures.