About kolkata
Kolkata is the capital of the Indian state of West Bengal, on the eastern bank of the Hooghly River 80 km (50 mi) west of the border with Bangladesh. It is the primary business, commercial, and financial hub of Eastern India and the main port of communication for North-East India. According to the 2011 Indian census, Kolkata is the seventh-most populous city in India, with a population of 45 lakh (4.5 million) residents within the city limits, and a population of over 1.41 crore (14.1 million) residents in the Kolkata Metropolitan Area. It is the third-most populous metropolitan area in India. In 2021, the Kolkata metropolitan area crossed 1.5 crore (15 million) registered voters. The Port of Kolkata is India's oldest operating port and its sole major riverine port. Kolkata is regarded as the cultural capital of India. Kolkata is the second largest Bengali-speaking city after Dhaka. It has the highest number of nobel laureates among all cities in India.

Kolkata

green trees under white sky at daytime
green trees under white sky at daytime
gold and blue cross and cross decor
gold and blue cross and cross decor
timelapse photography of sedan on road at night
timelapse photography of sedan on road at night
white concrete building with column
white concrete building with column
man in black and white shirt and pants standing beside black and white carriage
man in black and white shirt and pants standing beside black and white carriage
white concrete building under blue sky during daytime
white concrete building under blue sky during daytime
green wooden 8-panel door
green wooden 8-panel door
white concrete castle near body of water
white concrete castle near body of water
time lapse photography of city during night time
time lapse photography of city during night time
black metal bridge over the sea during daytime
black metal bridge over the sea during daytime
yellow car on road during daytime
yellow car on road during daytime
white concrete building near body of water during daytime
white concrete building near body of water during daytime
group of person eating on restaurant
group of person eating on restaurant
man in black jacket and blue denim jeans sitting on blue and orange bus
man in black jacket and blue denim jeans sitting on blue and orange bus
aerial photography of city with high-rise buildings and park during daytime
aerial photography of city with high-rise buildings and park during daytime
cars on road near buildings during daytime
cars on road near buildings during daytime
people in front of white concrete building during daytime
people in front of white concrete building during daytime
brown concrete bridge under blue sky during daytime
brown concrete bridge under blue sky during daytime