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Dehradun 
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capital of Uttarakhand, India
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Instance of city
Location Dehradun district, India
Population
  • 578,420
Area
  • 300 square kilometre
Elevation above sea level
  • 435 ±1 metre
official website
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VIAF ID: 129016322
GND ID: 4085403-6
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30° 19′ 04.8″ N, 78° 01′ 44.4″ E

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Dehradun (Hindi: देहरादून), also sometimes spelled Dehra Doon, is the capital city of the Uttarakhand state (earlier called Uttaranchal) in India, and the headquarters of Dehradun district. It is located in the Doon valley, 250 kilometers north of India's capital New Delhi and the Delhi metropolitan area. The district is surrounded by the Himalayas in the north, Sivalik Hills in the south, the river Ganga in the east, and the river Yamuna in the west. This is where the SAGE Publishing set up there office in 2014.The water divide of Ganga and Yamuna passes through the city. Before the creation of Uttarakhand on November 9, 2000, Dehradun was a part of Uttar Pradesh. Neighbouring cities and towns include Haridwar, Rishikesh, Roorkee, Mussoorie and Saharanpur. 30°19′48″N 78°3′36″E / 30.33°N 78.06°E / 30.33; 78.06

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