State Arunachal Pradesh (AR) at a Glance

Important Facts about Arunachal Pradesh (AR)

State

Arunachal Pradesh (AR)

State Map
Capital Itanagar
Date of Formation 20 February 1987
Chief Minister Present Chief Minister – Pema Khandu

List of Chief Ministers of Arunachal Pradesh

First Chief Minister – Prem Khandu Thungan

Governor Present Governor – B.D. Mishra

List of Governors of Arunachal Pradesh

First Governor – Bhishma Narain Singh

Seat of High Court Guwahati High Court – Itanagar Bench

List of Chief Justice of Guwahati High Court

Members of Rajya Sabha Total number of Seats – 1

1. Mukut Mithi Shri, INC

Members of Parliment (MP Seats) Total number of Seats – 02

MP Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Arunachal East Present MP Gao , Shri Tapir
2. Arunachal West Present MP Rijiju , Shri Kiren

MLA Seats Total number of Seats – 60

MLA Constituencies

Updates as per 2019 Election

1. Lumla Present MLA Shri Jambey Tashi
2. Tawang Present MLA Shri Tsering Tashi
3. Mukto Present MLA Shri Pema Khandu
4. Dirang Present MLA Shri Phurpatsering
5. Kalaktang Present MLA Shri Dorjee Wangdi Kharma
6. Thrizino-Buragaon Present MLA Shri Kumsi Sidisow
7. Bomdila Present MLA Shri Dongru Siongju
8. Bameng Present MLA Shri Goruk Pordung
9. Chayang Tajo Present MLA Shri Hayeng Mangfi
10. Seppa East Present MLA Shri Tapuk Taku
11. Seppa West Present MLA Shri Mama Natung
12. Pakke Kessang Present MLA Shri Biyuram Wahge
13. Itanagar Present MLA Shri Techi Kaso
14. Doimukh Present MLA Shri Tana Halt Tara
15. Sagalee Present MLA Shri Nabam Tuki
16. Yachuli Present MLA Shri Taba Tedir
17. Ziro Hapoli Present MLA Shri Tage Taki
18. Palin Present MLA Shri Balo Raja
19. Nyapin Present MLA Shri Bamang Felix
20. Tali Present MLA Shri Jikke Tako
21. Koloriang Present MLA Shri Lokam Tassar
22. Nacho Present MLA Shri Nakap Nalo
23. Taliha Present MLA Shri Nyato Rigia
24. Daporijo Present MLA Shri Tani Ya Soki
25. Raga Present MLA Shri Tarin Dakpe
26. Dumporijo Present MLA Shri Rode Bui
27. Liromoba Present MLA Shri Nyamar Karbak
28. Likabali Present MLA Shri Kardo Nyigyor
29. Basar Present MLA Shri Gokar Basar
30. Along West Present MLA Shri Tumke Bagra
31. Along East Present MLA Shri Kento Jini
32. Rumgong Present MLA Shri Talem Taboh
33. Mechukha Present MLA Shri Pasang Do Rj Ee Sona
34. Tuting Yingkiong Present MLA Shri Alo Libang
35. Pangin Present MLA Shri Ojing Tasing
36. Nari-Koyu Present MLA Shri Kento Rina
37. Pasighat West Present MLA Shri Ninong Ering
38. Pasighat East Present MLA Shri Kaling Moyong
39. Mebo Present MLA Shri Lombo Tayeng
40. Mariyang-Geku Present MLA Kanggong Taku
41. Anini Present MLA Shri Mopi Mihu
42. Dambuk Present MLA Smti Gum Tayeng
43. Roing Present MLA Shri Mutchu Mithi
44. Tezu Present MLA Shri Karikho Kri
45. Hayuliang Present MLA Smti Dasanglu Pul
46. Chowkham Present MLA Shri Chowna Mein
47. Namsai Present MLA Shri Chau Zingnu Namchoom
48. Lekang Present MLA Shri Jummum Ete Deori
49. Bordumsa – Diyum Present MLA Shri Somlung Mossang
50. Miao Present MLA Shri Kamlung Mosang
51. Nampong Present MLA Shri Laisam Simai
52. Changlang South Present MLA Shri Phosum Khimhun
53. Changlang North Present MLA Shri Tesam Pongte
54. Namsang Present MLA Shri Wangki Lowang
55. Khonsa East Present MLA Shri Wanglam Sawin
56. Khonsa West Present MLA Shri Tirong Aboh
57. Borduria Bogapani Present MLA Shri Wanglin Lowangdong
58. Kanubari Present MLA Shri Gabriel Denwang Wangsu
59. Longding Pumao Present MLA Shri Tanpho Wangnaw
60. Pongchao Wakka Present MLA Shri Honchun Ngandam

Number of District 20

Name of the Districts

Anjaw
Changlang
Dibang Valley
East Kameng
East Siang
Kra Daadi
Kurung Kumey
Lohit
Longding
Lower Dibang Valley
Lower Siang
Lower Subansiri
Namsai
Papum Pare
Siang
Tawang
Tirap
Upper Siang
Upper Subansiri
West Kameng
West Siang

Area 83,743 km2
Rank of state by Area 15th
Population 1,382,611
Literacy rate 66.95%
Types Of Religion Christianity (30.26%), Hinduism (29.04%), Donyi-Polo (26.2%), Tibetan Buddhism (11.76%), Islam (1.9%), Other (0.84%)
Neighbouring States Assam, Nagaland
Neighbouring Countries Bhutan, Myanmar, China
Official Language English, Hindi
Other Languages Nyishi (18.94%), Adi (17.57%),Bengali (8.8%), Nepali (8.5%), Hindi (7.3%), Assamese (4.6%), Monpa (5.1%), Wancho (4.3%),Tangsa (3.1%), Mishmi (3.1%), Mishing (3.0%), Nocte (2.9%), Other (11.5%)
Biggest River Brahmaputra River‎
Number of River 09
Number Lake 05
Coastline
Number of Beaches – –
Number of Mountains 06
Agricultural land [Km2] – –
Forest Land [Km2] 67,321 km2
Latitude 26.28° and 29.30°
Longitude 91.20° and 97.30°
City & Town Aalo (Along), Itanagar, Naharlagun, Pasighat, Tezu
Transport & Communication Road, Railway, Air
Number of AirPort 06 (Along Airport, Daporijo Airport, Itanagar Airport, Pasighat Airport, Tezu Airport, Zero Airport)
International Airports – –
Major Ports – –
Length of National Highways 2513.05 km
Railway Length 11.67 km
Major Tourist Places Birsa Munda Waterfall, Golden Pagoda at Namsai, Mehao Lake, Tezpur–Tipi–Bomdila-Tawang-se la pass, Jawaharlal Nehru Museum (Itanagar)
Legislative Assembly Name Arunachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha
Emblem
State Dance Bagurumba
State Anthem – –
Cuisine – –
State Animal Mithun
State Bird Hornbill
State Flower Foxtail Orchid
State Fruit
State tree Hollong
Sport – –
Number of National Park 02 (Mouling National Park, Namdapha National Park)
Movie Industry Name – –
Festivals Siang River Festival, Pangsau Pass Winter Festival, Solung, Nyokum, Lossar Festival.Dree Festival, Boori Boot, Loku, Sanken
Website www.arunachalpradesh.gov.in

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