Assam, formerly the Assam Province (British India), is a northeastern state and is one of the most culturally and geographically distinct regions of the country. It is endowed with lush greenery with the mighty Brahmaputra and the Barak River valleys defining the State. Dispur is the capital city of the state of Assam.
The state is divided into three broad geographic units: the lower and central Assam hills (known as the Shillong Plateau), the Barail ranges and the low hilly terrains of Mizo hills and the Alluvial valley of Brahmaputra, Dhansiri and the Barak river.
It is gifted with lush green meadows, fertile plains, the enormous Brahmaputra river, the beautiful hills, the blue mountains, the wonderful looking tea plantations, the rich flora and fauna.