Daman and Diu State Information
Districts in Daman and Diu
Daman and Diu state map:
Daman and Diu state capital city is Daman. The total area of the state is 102 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 158,204 among them male population is 92,512 and female population is 65,692. Sex ratio of the state is 709 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 87.1 %.
Daman and Diu state vehicle registration code is DD.
Chief Minister of the state is NA and Governor is Praful Khoda Patel.
Electricity board in Daman and Diu:
- Daman and Diu Electricity Department
Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:
- 1 to 50 units = Rs.1.20 per unit
- 51 to 200 units = Rs.1.80
- 201 to 400 units = Rs.2.20
- 401 and above units = Rs.2.55
|State||Daman and Diu|
|Meaning of Daman and Diu|
|Time Zone||IST (UTC+05:30)|
|State Formation Day||Saturday, May 30, 1987|
|People of the state called as||Damanese - Diuese|
|Females per 1000 Males||709|
|Literacy Rate||87.1 %|
|State Vehicle Registration Code||DD|
|Languages||English, Gujarati, Hindi, Marathi, Konkani|
|No. of districts||2|
|Governor||Praful Khoda Patel|
Important Festivals of the state:
Garba Festival, Gangaji Fair, Folk Dance Festival are the major festivals celebrated in Daman and Diu state.
Top tourist places in Daman and Diu:
Jampore Beach, Devka Beach, Church of Bom Jesus, Chapel of Our Lady of Rosary, Church of Our Lady of Remedies, Church of Our Lady of Angustias, Mirasol Resort and Water, Fort of St. Jerome, Fort of Moti Daman, Light House are the major tourist attractions of the state.
paddy, jowar, bajra, ragi, pulses, beans, groundnut, wheat, Sugarcane, Cocnut are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.
Important Rivers of the state:
Daman Ganga River, Wagh River are the major rivers that flow in Daman and Diu.
Daman and Diu Cuisine:
Chicken Bullet, Papri, Cozido, Penn de calamrri, Caldinho de Camarao, Gajar Ka Halwa, Jalebi, Gulab Jamun, Moong Dal halwa, Butter Chicken, Chole Bhatura, Pasta, Lassi are few of the many varieties of Daman and Diu.
List of Medical Collegs in Daman and Diu
Gujarat are the neighbouring states of Daman and Diu.
Districts in the state and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|2||Bank Of Baroda||3|
|3||Bank Of India||2|
|4||Bank Of Maharashtra||1|
|5||Central Bank Of India||2|
|6||Citizen Credit Cooperative Bank Limited||2|
|8||DCB Bank Limited||1|
|12||ICICI Bank Limited||2|
|15||Indian Overseas Bank||1|
|17||Oriental Bank Of Commerce||1|
|18||Punjab National Bank||1|
|19||Ratnakar Bank Limited||1|
|20||State Bank Of India||9|