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Hailakandi District : Assam

About District


The Hailakandi district is situated in the southernmost part of Assam. The distance of the state capital Guwahati from the district Head Quarter is about 330 Km. With a geographical area of 1327 Sq. Km, the district is bounded by River Barak & Cachar district in the North and East, State of Mizoram in the South and East and Karimganj district in the west. The district Hailakandi consists of only one sub division namely Hailakandi with four revenue circles- Hailakandi, Algapur, Katlicherra and Lala, and five development blocks namely Hailakandi Dev Block Lala Dev Block, Katlicherra Dev Block, Algapur Dev Block and South Hailakandi Dev Block. Nature’s beauty, diversity in human resource and simplicity of the people are the hallmarks of the district. People with varied language, religious and cultural hues co-exist in the district which reverberate an ambience of communal amity in the district. Steeped in scenic splendour of nature in the midst of vast expanse of cropland and meandering river, Hailakandi is a treasure trove of cultural and religious tourism. Places which can rightfully claim a place in tourism map of Assam are Siddyashar Bari Sibmandir at Badarpur Ghat and Pach Pirr Mukam in South Hailakandi.

District at a Glance


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