UTTARAKHAND



  • Capital - Dehradun.
  • Number Of Districts - 13
  • Formed On - 9 November 2000 (State day).
  • Chief Minister - Trivendra Singh Rawat
  • Governor - Baby Rani Maurya.
  • High Court -  High Court Of Uttarakhand, Nainital.
  • Chief Justice - Hon'ble Mr. K. M. Joseph
  • Language - Hindi.
  • State Animal - Alpine Musk Deer.
  • State Bird - Himalayan Manal.
  • State Flower - Brahm Kamal.
  • Tribes -Jaunsari, Tharu, Bhotia, Buksa, Raji.
  • Festivals - Basant panchami, Bhitauli, Nanda devi raj jat yatra, Jan punya, Kumbh mela, Khatarua, Ghughutia, Kandali, Phool dei.
  • Folk Dance - Choliya Dance, Langvir Nritya, Pandav Nritya, Ramola, Shotiya Tribal Dance.
  • Temples -
  1. Kedarnath temple.
  2. Badrinath temple.
  3. Yamunotri temple.
  4. Gangotri temple.
  5. Ram jhulla & lakshman jhulla temple.
  6. Har ki pauri temple.
  7. Gurudwara shri hemkunt sahib temple.
  8. Nanda devi temple.
  9. Silgur devta temple.
    • Rivers - Ganga, Yamuna, Kosi, Alaknanda, Bhagirathi.
    • Important dams & associated rivers-
    1. Tehri Dam- Bhagirathi River.
    2. Lakhwar Dam -Yamuna River.
    3. Koteshwar Dam -Bhagirathi River.
    4. Ramganga Dam-Ramganga River.
    5. Dhauliganga Dam -Dhauliganga River.
    6. Ichari Dam -Tons River.
    7. Maneri Dam-Bhagirathi River.
    • Power Plants -        
    1. Srinagar Hydro Electric Project.
    2. Tapovan Vishnugad Hydro Electric Power Plant.
    3. Loharinag Pala Hydro Electric Project.
    4. Chibro Power Project.
    5. Chilla Power Project.
    6. Khodri Power Plant.
    • National Park - 
    1. Jim Corbett National Park.
    2. Nanda Devi National Park.
    3. Gangotri National Park.
    4. Rajaji National Park.
    5. Valley Of Flower National Park.
    • Wildlife Sanctuary - 
    1. Askot Musk Deer WLS.
    2. Nandhaur WLS.
    3. Binsar WLS.
    4. Govind Pashu Vihar WLS.
    5. Kedarnath WLS.
    6. Mussoorie WLS.
    7. Sonanadi WLS.
    • Tiger Reserve -  Corbett National Park, Rajaji Tiger Reserve.
    • Important Stadiums - Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium.
    • Lakes -
    1. Bheemtal lake.
    2. Devarai lake.
    3. Naini lake.
    4. Hemakund lake.
    5. Maneri lake.
    6. Panna tal.
    7. Satopanth tal.
    • Waterfall - 
    1. Vasudhara waterfall.
    2. Corbett waterfall.
    3. Kempty waterfall.
    4. Bhatta waterfall.
    5. Tiger falls.
    6. Rudradhari falls.
    7. Neer garh ot neer gaddu falls.
    8. Patna waterfalls.
    9. Garud chatti waterfalls.
    • Airports - 
    1. Jolly Grant Airport.
    2. The Pantnagar Airport.
    3. Naini Saini Airport.
    • World Heritage Sites -Valley of  Flowers National Park.