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West Bengal at a Glance

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Established 1sy May 1960
Area 88,752 sq km
Capital Kolkata
Largest City Kolkata
Legislature (seats) Unicameral (295 seats)
Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
Official Languages English, Bengali
Population 91,347,736 (2011 Census)
Literacy 77.1%
Airport Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, Balurghat Airport, Cooch Behar Airport, Behala Airport, Malda Airport.
Major Rivers Ganga (Ganges) and Yamuna
Major Cities Asansol, Durgapur, Howrah, Raniganj, Haldia, Jalpaiguri, Kharagpur, Burdwan, Darjeeling, Midnapore, Tamluk, Malda and Cooch Behar.
Hill Stations Darjeeling, Kalimpong, Kurseong and Ghum
Government www.wbgov.com
Tourism www.westbengaltourism.gov.in
Districts (19) Bankura, Bardhaman, Birbhum, Cooch Behar, Darjeeling, East Midnapore, Hooghly, Howrah, Jalpaiguri, Kolkata, Malda, Murshidabad, Nadia, North 24 Parganas, North Dinajpur, Purulia, South 24 Parganas, South Dinajpur and West Midnapore

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Uttarakhand at a Glance

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Established 9th November 2000
Area 53,566 sq km
Capital Dehradun
Largest City Dehradun
Legislature (seats) Unicameral (71)
Governor Krishan Kant Paul
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat(BJP)
Official languages Hindi, Sanskrit
Population 8,479,562 (2001 Census)
Literacy 72%
Airport Jolly Grant Airport (Dehradun), Pantnagar Airport (Pantnagar), Uttar Kashi, Gochar (Chamoli), Agastyamuni (Heliport) (Rudraprayag)
Major Rivers Ganga (Ganges) and Yamuna
Hill Stations Almora, Askot, Auli, Badrinath, Bageshwar, Berinag, Bhimtal, Binsar, Chamoli, Champawat, Chaukori, Chopta, Didihat, Gangolihat, Garhwal, Haridwar, Joshimath, Kasauni, Kedarnath, Landour, Lansdowne, Lohaghat, Mukteshwar, Munsiyari, Mussoorie, Nainital, Nanda Devi, Naukuchiatal, Pauri, Pithoragarh, Shivpuri, Tarkeshwar Mahadev, Ranikhet, Rishikesh, Rudrapryag, Uttarkashi, Marchula, Joshimath, Ranikhet, Valley of flowers, Dhanaulti
National Parks Jim Corbett National Park, Valley of Flowers National Park and Nanda Devi National Park, Rajaji National Park, and Govind Pashu Vihar National Park and Gangotri National Park
Government uk.gov.in
Tourism www.uttaranchaltourism.in
Districts (13) Almora, Bageshwar, Champawat, Nainital, Pithoragarh, Udham Singh Nagar, Dehradun, Haridwar, Tehri Garhwal, Uttarkashi, Chamoli, Pauri Garhwal (commonly known as Garhwal), Rudraprayag

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