Assam is an Indian State located in the Northeastern region of India. Assam State is established on 15-Aug-1947.  Assamese, Bodo, Bengali are the main languages of Assam. As per ISO 3166-2:IN standard – the ISO code of Assam is IN-AS.

Summary

Capital : Dispur
Largest city : Guwahati
Districts : 33

Legislature : Unicameral (126 seats)
Rajya Sabha : 7
Lok Sabha : 14
High Court : Gauhati High Court

Area 78,438 km2 (30,285 sq mi)

Official Languages : Assamese
Additional official Languages : Bengali in Barak Valley,  Bodo in Bodoland

Literacy (2011) 72.19%

State symbols of Assam
Dance : Bihu dance
Animal : One horned rhinoceros
Bird : White-winged wood duck
Flower : Rhynchostylis retusa
Tree : Dipterocarpus macrocarpus
River : Brahmaputra

List of States