Did you Know?
- At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Delhi was $14,620, compared with $21,587 nationally.
- The northern wall, famous in the siege of Delhi in 1857, extends three-quarters of a mile from the Water bastion to the Shah, commonly known as the Mori, bastion; the length of the west wall from this bastion to the Ajmere gate is 14 m.
- For travelling in Delhi though had created a furore in many a route and their commuters but gradually the same problem is being adhered to by different government agencies.
- Delhi followed her nose, munching on trunkfulls of the succulent mini bamboo grass until she reached an area that used to be one of Barbara's favorites.
- Don't let your first impressions of Delhi stick like a sacred cow in a traffic jam: get behind the madcap façade and discover the inner peace of a city rich with culture, architecture and human diversity, deep with history and totally addictive to epicureans.
- In 1956 Delhi was converted into a Union territory and gradually the chief commissioner was replaced by a Lieutenant Governor.
- Delhi has some of the finest museums in the country.