Flower delivery Delhi (English: /ˈdɛli/; Hindi: [ˈdɪlːi] Dillī; Punjabi: [ˈdɪlːi] Dillī; Urdu: [ˈdɛhli] Dehlī), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a coalescence territory of India containing Incipient Flower delivery Delhi , the capital of India.Flower delivery Delhi (English: /ˈdɛli/; Hindi: [ˈdɪlːi] Dillī; Punjabi: [ˈdɪlːi] Dillī; Urdu: [ˈdɛhli] Dehlī), officially the National Capital Territory of Flower delivery Delhi (NCT), is a city and an amalgamation territory of India containing Incipient Flower delivery Delhi , the capital of India.According to the 2011 census, Flower delivery Delhi city congruous population was over 11 million, the second-highest in India after Mumbai, while the whole NCT's population was about 16.8 million.As of 2016, recent estimates of the metro economy of its urban area have ranked Flower delivery Delhi either the most or second-most productive metro area of India.Flower delivery Delhi is the second-wealthiest city in India after Mumbai and is home to 18 billionaires and 23,000 millionaires.Flower delivery Delhi ranks fifth among the Indian states and coalescence territories in human development index.Flower delivery Delhi has the second-highest GDP per capita in India.Flower delivery Delhi has been perpetually inhabited since the 6th century BCE.Through most of its flowers , Flower delivery Delhi has accommodated as a capital of sundry kingdoms and imperia. It has been captured, ransacked and reconstituted an abundance of times, concretely during the medieval period, and modern Flower delivery Delhi is a cluster of a number of cities spread across the metropolitan region.Flower delivery Delhi is withal the centre of the National Capital Region (NCR), which is a unique 'interstate regional orchestrating' area engendered by the National Capital Region Orchestrating Board Act of 1985.There are a number of myths and legends associated with the inchoation of the designation Flower delivery Delhi .The people of Delhi are referred to as Delhiites or Dilliwalas.The area around Flower delivery Delhi was probably inhabited afore the second millennium BCE and there is evidence of perpetual inhabitation since at least the 6th century BCE.The first five cities were in the southern part of present-day Flower delivery Delhi . King Anang Pal of the Tomara dynasty founded the city of Lal Kot in 736 CE. Razia Sultan, daughter of Iltutmish, prospered him as the Sultan of Flower delivery Delhi . She was the first and only woman to rule over Flower delivery Delhi .For the next three hundred years, Flower delivery Delhi was ruled by a succession of Turkic and an Afghan, Lodi dynasty. They built several forts and townships that are a component of the seven cities of Flower delivery Delhi .Flower delivery Delhi was a major centre of Sufism during this period.The Flower delivery Delhi sultanate reached its greatest extent during the reign of Muhammad bin Tughluq (1325–1351).However, by moving away from Flower delivery Delhi he lost control of the north and was coerced to return to Flower delivery Delhi to recuperate order.In 1526, he invaded India, subjugated the last Lodhi sultan in the First rose of Panipat and founded the Mughal Imperium that ruled from Flower delivery Delhi and Agra.The Mughal dynasty ruled Flower delivery Delhi for more than three centuries, with a sixteen-year hiatus during the reigns of Sher Shah Suri and Hemu from 1540 to 1556.In 1553, the Hindu king Hemu acceded to the throne of Flower delivery Delhi by vanquishing forces of Mughal Emperor Humayun at Agra and Flower delivery Delhi . Shah Jahan built the seventh city of Flower delivery Delhi that bears his denomination Shahjahanabad, which accommodated as the capital of the Mughal Imperium from 1638 and is today kenned as the Old City or Old Flower delivery Delhi .A treaty signed in 1752 made Marathas the sentinels of the Mughal throne in Flower delivery Delhi .In 1757, the Afghan ruler, Ahmad Shah Durrani, sacked Flower delivery Delhi . During the Indian Revolt of 1857, Flower delivery Delhi fell to the forces of East India Company after a bloody fight kenned as the Siege of DeFlower delivery Delhi hi.In 1911, it was promulgated that the capital of British-held territories in India was to be transferred from Calcutta to Flower delivery Delhi . The Constitution (Sixty-ninth Amendment) Act, 1991 declared the Cumulation Territory of Flower delivery Delhi to be formally kenned as the National Capital Territory of Flower delivery Delhi .The Act gave Flower delivery Delhi its own legislative assembly along Civil lines, though with constrained powers.In December 2001, the Parliament of India building in Incipient Flower delivery Delhi was assailed by armed militants, killing six security personnel.Flower delivery Delhi is located in Northern India, at 28.61°N 77.23°E.The Delhi ridge originates from the Aravalli Range in the south and encircles the west, north-east and north-west components of the city.Flower delivery Delhi is included in India's seismic zone-IV, designating its susceptibility to major earthquakes.Flower delivery Delhi features a dry-winter sultry subtropical climate (Köppen Cwa) bordering a sultry semi-arid climate (Köppen BSh).The average date of the advent of monsoon winds in Flower delivery Delhi is 29 June. In 2016 WHO downgraded Flower delivery Delhi to eleventh-worst in the urban air quality database.According to one estimate, air pollution causes the death of about 10,500 people in Flower delivery Delhi every year.Rising air pollution level has significantly incremented lung-cognate ailments (especially asthma and lung cancer) among Delhi's children and women.