The capital of India, New Delhi
is often said to be “Dilwaalon ki Dilli”, a place wherein people have contented hearts and lively nature. New Delhi
became a state in 1992 under the national capital territory Act. Under this system of diarchy, the elected Government is given wide powers; except law and order that remain with the central Government. New Delhi and Delhi are two different places and The Red Fort used to be white. Delhi is the home to the largest market of spices in Asia and it is the leading commercial center of India. The Delhi Transport Corporation along with other public transport services in Delhi is entirely run on Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). Delhi is currently the second most populated city in the world, and it is home to the tallest minaret in the world it’s Qutub Minar! Delhi has the 13th largest metro rail network in the world, and it is the largest city in India. Delhi also has the largest wholesale market of fruits and vegetables in Asia. Delhi is also called ‘Lutyens Delhi’ and it is the second most bird-rich capital in the world. Special in Delhi to buy is Madhubani paintings, Beautiful pieces of intricate art, Silk saris, Indian tea, Handicraft puppets, Pashmina shawl, Indian spice box, Dibbis (small boxes) with inlaid or patterned lids, Traditional silver jewelry. The best places for shopping in Delhi is Dilli Haat, Janpath Market, Khan Market, Sarojini Market, Chandni Chowk, Lajpat Nagar, Connaught Place, Karol Bagh Market, M-Block Market, Greater Kailash Part I, Paharganj Bazaar.