Month: June 2017

Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Information About Dadra and Nagar Haveli Dadra and Nagar Haveli is a Union Territory in western India. Nagar Haveli is wedged between Maharashtra and Gujarat, whereas Dadra is an enclave lying a few kilometres north of Nagar Haveli in Gujarat. Its capital is Silvassa. The territory lies some ten to thirty kilometres up-river from the …

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Fast Facts

Goa at a Glance Fast Facts Established 30th May 1987 Area 3,702 sq. kms Capital Panaji Largest city Vasco da Gama Legislature (seats) Unicameral (40) Governor Mridula Sinha Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar (BJP) Official language Konkani Population 1,400,000 (2001 Census) Literacy 82% Beaches of Goa Anjuna Beach, Arambol Beach, Baga Beach, Baga Beach, Benaulim Beach, Bogmalo …

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Chhattisgarh

Information About Chhattisgarh Country  India Formation 1 November 2000† Capital Naya Raipur Largest city Raipur Districts 27 Official language Hindi, Chhattisgarhi History In 1st November 2000, Chhattisgarh carved out of Madhya Pradesh and formed as India’s 26th state. Chhattisgarh borders Madhya Pradesh on the northwest, Maharashtra on the west, Andhra Pradesh on the south, Orissa …

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Chhattisgarh at a Glance Fast Facts Established 1st November 2000 Area 135,133 sq km (45% densely forested) Capital Raipur Largest city Raipur Legislature (seats) Unicameral (90) Governor Balram Das Tandon Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh(BJP) Official languages Hindi, Chhattisgarhi Population 20,833,803 (2001 Census) Literacy 64.7% Sex Ratio (Females/Thousand Males) 990 females per 1000 males Agriculture …

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Chandigarh

Information About Chandigarh Chandigarh is a union territory of India, that serves as the capital of two states, Punjab and Haryana. The name Chandigarh translates as “The Fort of Chandi”. The name was coined from an ancient temple called Chandi Mandir, devoted to the Hindu Goddess Chandi, present in the city’s vicinity. It is occasionally …

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