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Nag River provides the etymology to the name 'Nagpur'
Map of Nagpur district with major towns and rivers.

Coordinates: 2109'N 7905'E21.15N 79.09E

Coordinates: 2109'N 7905'E21.15N 79.09E

Country Country India
State Maharashtra
Region Vidarbha
District Nagpur
Founded 1702 A.D
Founder Raja Bakhta Buland Shah
Government
Divisional Commissioner
Collector
Body Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC)
Mayor
Municipal Commissioner
Police Commissioner
Superintendent of Police
Body Zilla Parishad
President
CEO
The Zero Mile Stone
The Zero Mile Stone, landmark denoting geographical center of India
Nickname(s): The Orange City, Tiger Capital of India
Area
Metropolitan City 217.65 km2 (84.04 sq mi)
Metro 3,780 km2 (1,460 sq mi)
District 9,892 km2
Elevation 310 m (1,020 ft)
Number of Talukas 14
Number of Subdivisions 5
Number of Municipalties 10 + 1.M. Corporation
Number of Villages 1953
Loksabha Constitencies 2
Assembly Constituencies 12
Population (2011)
Metropolitan City 2,405,421
Rank 13
Density 11,000/km2 (29,000/sq mi)
Metro 25,83,911
Nagpur District 46,53,171
Density 470/km2
Literacy 89.52%
Languages
Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 440xxx
STD code 91-712
Vehicle registration MH31 (Nagpur City West)
MH49 (Nagpur City East)
MH40 (Nagpur Metro)
Website www.nagpur.nic.in