India at a glance 04/03/2017

Helpful and quick facts about India


Official coin:                        Indian Rupee (INR)

Exchange rate:1 USD = 65 INR (approx.)  & 1Euro  = 75 INR (approx.)

Common Languages:

Hindi, English (22 languages ​​spoken, each province has their language but English and Hindi is the official language)

Time zone:  IST  +05: 30  of  GMT

Capital: New Delhi (North India)

Population: 1.2 billion (2011)

Telephone code: +91

Larger cities:

Mumbai (West), New Delhi (North), Bangalore (south), Hyderabad (south), Chennai (South), Kolkata (East), Sarnath & Varanasi (East), Patna (East)

Location of main airports

International: Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Gaya

List of airlines for domestic flights:

Air India, IndiGo, Jet Airways, Spice Jet, Go Airways


Newspapers major English-speaking:

Times of India, Hindustan Times, Indian Express, The Hindu

• Emergency numbers:

100 for Police , 102 for Ambulance
(Numbers can change according to the region, it is recommended to see the website

Compulsory vaccinations:

Vaccine Yellow Fever Prevention

Recommended vaccines :

Hepatitis A & B , typhoid , yellow fever, anti - tetanus , anti – rabies treatment for Malaria ( It depends on the area you visit )

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