List of districts of Delhi
The National Capital Territory of Delhi is divided into eleven revenue districts. Each district is headed by a Deputy Magistrate and has three subdivisions. A Subdivision Magistrate heads each subdivision. All Deputy Commissioners report to the Divisional Commissioner. These district are meant only for revenue collection & Administration.
The initial nine districts came into existence from January 1997. Prior to that, there used to be only one district for whole of Delhi with district head quarter at Tis-Hazari. In September 2012, two new districts, viz. South East and Shahdara were added to the city's map, taking the total count to 11.
The District Administration of Delhi is the enforcement department for all kinds of Government of Delhi and Central Government policies and exercises supervisory powers over numerous other functionaries of the Government. Below is the list of the districts and subdivisions of Delhi:
|1||Central Delhi||Daryaganj||Daryaganj||Pahar Ganj||Karol Bagh|
|2||North Delhi||Sadar Bazar||Sadar Bazaar||Kotwali||Civil Lines|
|3||South Delhi||Saket||Kalkaji||Defence Colony||Hauz Khas|
|4||East Delhi||Preet Vihar||Gandhi Nagar||Preet Vihar||Vivek Vihar|
|5||North East Delhi||Shahdara||Seelampur||Shahdara||Seema Puri|
|6||South West Delhi||Dwarka||Vasant Vihar||Najafgarh||Delhi Cantonment|
|7||New Delhi||Connaught Place||Connaught Place||Parliament Street||Chanakya Puri|
|8||North West Delhi||Kanjhawala||Saraswati Vihar||Narela||Model Town|
|9||West Delhi||Rajouri Garden||Patel Nagar||Punjabi Bagh||Dwarka|
|District||Area in km2.||Population
|North East Delhi||56.32||1,085,250||1,768,061|
|South West Delhi||420.80||1,087,573||1,755,041|
|North West Delhi||442.84||1,777,968||2,860,869|
- North Delhi Municipal Corporation - Districts of Central Delhi, North Delhi, North West Delhi, West Delhi
- South Delhi Municipal Corporation - Districts of South Delhi, South West Delhi (excluding Delhi Cantt)
- East Delhi Municipal Corporation - Districts of East Delhi, North East Delhi
- New Delhi Municipal Council - administers the New Delhi District.
- Delhi Cantonment - administers some part of South West Delhi.
(North Delhi District)