Pubsalpara 782125 Handloom : The handloom Industry is the most important cottage industry in Assam with a glorious past. Uttar Garajan 782124 Huzrangagarah 782002 The other divisions are: Lower – Assam, North Assam and Hills and Barak Valley. 13. Fund requirement is suggested to be met under various govt. schemes and credit linkages from banks. Sonitpur is an administrative district in the state of Assam in India. Bordowa : The Birth place of Mahapurush Srimanta Sankardeva, the great Artist, Author, founder of Vaisnava Religion, Dramatist etc. It is one of the largest districts of Assam. Changmaji 782440 “To cook chicken, people in rural areas use two onions whereas people in urban areas need 1 kg onions to cook food. As it initially was the headquarters of Barphukans during the Ahom days. Singimari 782125 Pub Amarakanda 782125 It was announced in January 2020 that the Bajali sub-division of Barpeta district will be upgraded to a full district. Nagaon Girls College, Phone : 220667(O), 251680(R) As per the Census 2011, Assam is divided into 27 districts (zilla) which act as the administrative divisions. Alitangani 782124 Niz-narikoli 782426 Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. Also read: Rare tea variety from Assam fetches record Rs 75,000 per kg at auction. Borbheti 782122 Kaki Chalchali 782442 Tiwa (Lalung) is an ethnic group mainly inhabiting the states of Assam and Meghalaya in northeastern India. 5. Saidoria 782125 Other animals are Tiger, Leopard, Asiatic Buffalo, Wild Boar, Civet Cat, Leopard Cat, Hog Deer etc. Kachamari Boragaon 782002 Doboka :  This is situated 34 km, south-east of Nagaon was the seat of the Doboka kingdom, mentioned in the Allahabad inscription of Gutpta Emperor Samudragupta according to some historians. Samaguri Bill : This is also known as Pokhi Tirtha, this is where Migratory Birds from different place of the world comes in winter Season. In terms of natural resources endowment, the economy is purely agrarian. Weaving of fabrics is a way of livelihood of large number of rural families and artisans. Banks : Amolapatty Ndbo 782003 This area, until then, was more of strategic than administrative concern. Jamunamukh (03674) 288431 Islam is the second largest religion in Assam. Mayabunder is one of the popular tourist attractions in Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Dy. 8) Haji Abdul Mazid Hospital & Research Centre Kachua (03672) 244354 Jayashree Cinema Hall, 12) State Bank Of India (SBI), Phone: 03672- 235687, 236324, 254553, 237549 Laopani 782425 Samarail 782439 12. Krishna Cinema Hall, Karbi-Anglong is the largest district of Assam with nearly 10,434 square kms of area; the second largest is 'Sonitpur' district, which is approximately half of the area of 'Karbi Anglong' district. Nagaon, the rice bowl of Assam is located in the very heartland of Assam, it falls precisely at the center of the entire North East of India. Mahatma Gandhi made no exaggeration when he remarked "Every woman of Assam is a born weaver. Bamuni 782102 In 1976, Dibrugarh district curved out of Lakhimpur and the Name of Mikir Hills district changed to Karbi Anglong district.