Agartala is located in the Indian state Tripura. It is one of the eastern states of India. Agartala comes under the Agartala municipal corporation. The city has a high literacy rate of 93%. The weather of the city varies from hot, long and wet summers to mild short winters. Located on the banks of river Howrah the city has seen quite a boom in its development in the last few years.
Agartala is majorly a Hindu dominated society. A lot of temples can be seen all around the city which attracts a lot of tourists. This benefits the tourism industry. The government has built a line of hotels for the ease of the tourists. There also has been construction of shopping markets with brands like Reebok, Lee, Adidas, Nike, Puma etc which are doing moderately good in the city.
Agartala is connected to the other parts of the country by means of roadways and railways. It also has its own domestic airport located 12 kilometers northwest of the city. Agartala is the center of a lot of educational institutes. Seeing the high literacy rate one can guess the quality of education in the city. The most famous colleges of the city are the NIT Agartala, Agartala Government Medical College and Sikkim Manipal University’s center at Agartala.