LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
in GK by (59.8k points)
closed by
Which one of the following districts of India is the largest in terms of geographical area?
1. Leh
2. Kutch
3. Jaisalmer
4. Barmer
5. None of the above/More than one of the above

1 Answer

0 votes
by (117k points)
selected by
Best answer
Correct Answer - Option 2 : Kutch

The correct answer is Kutch.

  • Leh District area - 45110 Sq Km
  • Kutch District area - 45674 Sq Km.
  • Leh with an area of 45100 sq. Km. makes it one of the largest Districts in the country.
  • Kutch is the largest district in terms of geographical area.

  • Kutch is the largest district in India covering an area of 45,674 square km.
  • Kutch has 10 Talukas, 939 villages, and 6 Municipalities.
  • The language Kutchi is used in this district.
  • The Kutch district is also known for ecologically important Banni grasslands with their seasonal marshy wetlands. 

  • Mahe of Pondicherry is the smallest district of the country with an area of 9 sq km.
  • There were 640 districts in the 2011 Census of India.
  • Thane is the largest district in the country population-wise with a total population of 11060148.
  • As of 2020, there are nearly 741 districts in the county.
  • Leh is the largest town and joint capital of the union territory of Ladakh.
  • Barmer is the fifth largest district in India and the third-largest district by area in Rajasthan.
  • Jaisalmer is also known as The golden city.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.