South district Information
Tehsils/Talukas in South district:
South district map:
About South district:
South is a district in NCT of Delhi state, India. The total area of the district is 250 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2733752 living in houses, among them male population is 1470288 and female population is 1263464. Sex ratio of the district is 862 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 86.57%.
South district vehicle registration code is DL 03. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in South Delhi South: Sheikh Sarai.
Important Festivals of the district:
Bhai Dooj, Chhat, Christmas, Diwali, Durga Puja, Dussehra, Eid, Guru Nanak Jayanti, Holi, Janmashtami, Lohri, Muharram,Navaratri, Rakshabandhan, Mahashivaratri, Phoolwalon-ki-Sair, Garden Tourism Festival, Mango Festival, Qutub Festival are the major festivals celebrated in South district.
Chole Bhature, Golgappe, Poori Aloo, Dahi Bhalle, Rolls, Kachori with Sabzi, Samose with Chole, Bishan Swaroop Chaat, Rabri Faluda, Paratha, Aloo Tikki, Multani Moth Kachori, Chole Kulche, Besan ka Chilla, Chana Zor Garam, Mutton Korma, Shammi Kabab, Shahjahani Korma, Halwa Papdi, Pista Samosa, Dal Makhni, Butter Chicken, Reshmi Kabab, Murgh Musallam, Kachaalu Chutney, Khasta Papdis, Butter Chicken, Nihari are few of the many varieties of South.
Top tourist places in South:
Places of interest in South:
India Gate and Rajpath, Sansad Bhavan, Rashtrapati Bhavan, Connaught Place, Lodhi Gardens, Sikandar Lodi's tomb, Bara Gumbad, Shisha Gumbad, Purana Quila, Red Fort, Salimgarh Fort, Chandni Chowk, Safdarjung's Tomb, Qutub Minar, Tughlaqabad, Akshardham Temple, Laxminarayan Temple, Cathedral Church of Redemption, Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, ISKCON Temple, Jama Masjid, Lotus Temple, Kalka Ji Mandir, National Museum, National Rail Museum, Jantar Mantar, Nizamuddin Dargah, Raj Ghat, Shanti Vana, National Zoological Park are the major tourist attractions of the district.
Wheat, Barley, Bhajra, Maize, Jowar, Paddy, Gram, Potatoes, Sugarcane are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.
Hotels in South:
- Hamilton Lodge, S-153,Panchsheel Park South, New Delhi, Delhi 110017
- Hotel GTC, E-514, Greater Kailash-2, Greater Kailash II, Greater Kailash, New Delhi, Delhi 110048
- Hotel Rockland, B 207, Block B, C R Park, Outer Ring Road, Near Savitri Cinema Flyover, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
- Hotel Atithi, F-5, East Of Kailash, New Delhi, Delhi 110065
- The Legend Inn, E-4, East of Kailash, New Delhi, Delhi 110065
- JRD – The Luxury Boutique Hotel, B7/113A, Safdarjung Enclave, New Delhi, Delhi 110029
Theatres in South district:
Blocks/Mandals in the district and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|1||Indian Overseas Bank||1|
|2||The Delhi State Cooperative Bank Limited||8|