Capital of AP (Arunachal Pradesh) State in India

Capital of Arunachal Pradesh: Itangar

Population of Itangar : 71,565 (estimated data in 2018)
Language known : The most popular languages of Itangar are Assamese, Bengali, English, Nepali and especially Hindi.
Land area : 59,490 km²
Established year : 1987
The Capital of one of the states of the seven sisters anurachal Pradesh is Itanagar. With an intensive Tibetan influence Itanagar is a home to a lot of tribes including Adi, Apatani etc.

Itanagar is named after the cities most famous Fort, Ita Fort which literally means "the Fort made of bricks". During the rule of Jiti dynasty in the 11 century the city was called Mayapur and it was believed that sage Vyas meditated here.

A not to miss place is the Ita Fort which holds the most significant part in the history of the city and the Buddhist influence is bought by the Gompa Buddhist temple. Other places of interest include Ganga Lake and Namdapha National Park.

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