The knowledge of Static Awareness is very important for all govt. Examinations whether it is SSC, Banking or UPSC. The knowledge of Current Affairs and various important facts about different state can also give you an upper hand in interviews and cracking General Awareness section. Today, in brief, we will talk about the most populated state in country i.e Uttar Pradesh.
Uttar Pradesh is the rainbow land where the multi-hued Indian Culture has blossomed from times immemorial. Blessed with a veracity of geographical land and many cultural diversities, Uttar Pradesh, has been the area of activity of historical heroes like – Rama, Krishna, Buddha, Mahavira and Ashoka. Rich and tranquil expanses of meadows, perennial rivers, dense forests and fertile soil of Uttar Pradesh have contributed numerous golden chapters to the annals of Indian History. Dotted with various holy shrines and piligrim places, full of joyous festivals, it plays an important role in the politics, education, culture, industry, agriculture and tourism of India.
Chief Minister- Yogi Adityanath
Governor- Ram Naik
National Park in UP:
1. Dudhwa National Park
Name of Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS) in UP:
1. Hastinapur WLS
2. Bakhira WLS
3. Chandraprabha WLS
4. Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Bird WLS
5. National Chambal WLS
6. Okhala Bird WLS
7. Sur Sarovar WLS
8. Vijai Sagar WLS
9. Parvati Aranga WLS
10. Kishanpur WLS
11. Lakh Bahosi Bird WLS
International Airport in UP:
1. Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, Lucknow
2. Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport, Varanasi
Important Fact about UP:
1. It borders along with 9 other states – Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh in north, Haryana, Delhi and Rajasthan in west, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh in south, Bihar and Jharkhand in the east.
2. Uttar Pradesh is the home of premier educational institutes likes Banaras Hindu University, Aligarh Muslim University, Darul Uloom Deoband.
3. Uttar Pradesh is the largest state of India by population. As per the 2011 census, UP has estimated population of 199,581,477 which is 16.49% population of India. Male-female ratio is 1000/908 in the state.