Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Dadra and Nagar Haveli is a Union Territory in western India. Nagar Haveli is wedged between Maharashtra and Gujarat, whereas Dadra is an enclave lying a few km north of Nagar Haveli in Gujarat. Its capital is Silvassa. It was a Portuguese colony until 1962. The major spoken language in the territory is Gujarati.

Manufacturing is the main economy here as the taxes are low - no excise. The territory is run by a Lieutenant Governor.


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