Uttarakhand Static GK, Static GK Uttarakhand, An Overview of Uttarakhand, Indian States Awareness, Major Points About Uttarakhand, Rivers in Uttarakhand, National Parks in Uttarakhand, Dams in Uttarakhand Check complete details.
Hey friends! We are now starting a series which will help you in learning static general awareness in a state wise manner. It is being classified in such a way that our aspirants will be able to remember all the important things about that particular state. Today we are going to talk about UTTARAKHAND.
Static Awareness (Uttarakhand) – Complete Details About Uttarakhand State
- Uttarakhand was carved out from Uttar Pradesh.
- It is situate in the Northern India and was formerly known as “Uttaranchal”.
- The state is often referred to as the Devbhumi because of many Hindu temples and pilgrimage centers found throughout the state.
- The state is known for its beauty.
- The state for formed on 9th of November, 2000, when it became the 27th state of Republic of India.
- Languages known in this state are Hindi and Sanskrit.
Chief Minister– Trivendra Singh Rawat
Governor– Dr. Krishna Kant Paul
High Court– High Court of Uttarakhand, Nainital
Chief Justice– K. M. Joseph
International Border– China in the north and Nepal in the east
State day Celebration– 9th November
Highest Mountain Peaks in Uttarakhand
|Rank in World||Rank in India||Peak Name||District|
National Parks in Uttarakhand:-
|Name of National Park||Location|
|Jim Corbett National Park||Uttarakhand|
|Valley Of Flowers National Park||West Himalaya, in the state of Uttarakhand|
|Nanda Devi National Park||Around the peak of Nanda Devi in the state of Uttarakhand|
|Gangotri National Park||Uttarkashi District Uttarakhand|
|Rajaji National Park||Near the foothills of the Himalayas|
Important Dams in Uttarakhand:-
Important Rivers in Uttarakhand:-
Important Lakes in Uttarakhand:-
Important Power generation plants
|S.No.||Name of Power Plant|
|1||Chibro Power Plant|
|2||Khodri Power Plant|
|3||Chilla Power Plant|
|Jolly Grant Airport||Dehradun|
|The Pant Nagar Airport||Pantnagar of Udhamsinghnagar district|
|5||Shotiya Tribal Folk Dances|
Important Regional Festivals of
|2||Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra|
Important Temples/Archaeological Monuments/Sites
|Badrinath Temple||Badrinath-Chamoli district|
|Yamunotri Temple||Uttarkashi district|
|Gangotri Temple||Uttarkashi district|
|Ram Jhulla and LakhmanJhulla||Rishikesh|
|Har Ki Pauri||Haridwar|
|Gurudwara Sri Hemkunt Sahib||Chamoli District|
|Nanda Devi Temple||Almora|
|Naina Devi Temple||Nainital|
|SilgurDevta temple||Punah village-Dehradun|
Special Titles of City
|Dehradun||School capital of India|
|Mussoorie||Queen of the Mountains|
|Rishikesh||City of Sages
Downloads Uttarakhand Static GK Notes PDF – Click Here