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New Delhi

Delhi (77.196E 28.576N) had been the capital of India before the British Raj, and regained this status from Calcutta in 1911. New Delhi was planned by Sir Edward Luytens and became the Indian capital in 1931. It was the headquarters of Indian Army. The population in 1941 was about 520,000 persons.

Rail connections

Agara

Ambala

Moradabad

Raywind

Rewari

Saharanpur

Climate Information:

Elevation 714'

Temperatures: Jan 70/44, Apr 97/68, Jul 96/81, Oct 93/65, record 115/31

Rainfall: Jan 2/0.9, Apr 1/0.3, Jul 8/7.1, Oct 1/0.4 == 25.2" per annum


References

Pearce and Smith (1990)

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