State Haryana at a Glance

State

Haryana
01 Capital Chandigarh
02 Date of Formation 1 November 1966
03 Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar (BJP)
04 Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki
05 First Chief Minister Bhagwat Dayal Sharma
06 First Governor Dharma Vira
07 Seat of High Court Punjab and Haryana High Court (Chandigarh)
 08 State Map
 09 Number of District 22
10 Area 44,212 km2
11 Rank of state by Area 21st
12 Population(2011) 27,761,063
13 Literacy rate 76.64%
14 Types Of Religion Hinduism (87.46%), Islam (7.03%), Sikhism (4.91%), Jainism (0.21%), Christianity (0.20%), Buddhism (0.03%), Others (0.18%)
15 Neighbouring States Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi
16 Neighbouring Countries – –
17 Main Language Hindi
18 Other Languages Hindi (87.31%), Punjabi (10.57%), Urdu (1.23%), Others (0.89%)
19 Biggest River Yamuna
20 Number of River 05 (Yamuna, Saraswati, Ghaggar, Markanda, Sahibi)
21 Number Lake (07)Damdama Lake, Badkhal Lake, Suraj Kund, Dabchik, Kurukshetra, Kala teetar, Bhindawas bird sanctuary
22 Coastline – –
23 Number of Beaches – –
24 Number of Mountains 02 (Morni Hills, Shivalik range)
25 Agricultural land [Km2]  – –
26 Forest Land [Km2] 1586 Km2
27 Latitude 30°44′N
28 Longitude 76°47′E
29 City & Town Faridabad, Gurgaon, Panipat, Yamunanagar, Rohtak, Hisar, Karnal, Sonipat, Ambala, Sirsa
30 Transport & Communication Road, Rail, Metro, Air
31 AirPorts 06 (Chandigarh International Airport, Bhiwani Airport, Hisar Airport, Karnal Airport, Narnaul Airport, Pinjore Airport)
32 International Airports Chandigarh International Airport
33 Major Ports – –
34 Length of National Highways 2622.48 Km
35 Railway Length 1710.49 Km
36 Major Tourist Places Tikli Bottom, Murthal, Kurukshetra, Pinjore Gardens, Damdama Lake, Uruswati Museum Of folkare, Kingdom of Dreams, Karnataka Bhavan, Morni Hills
37 Number of MP Seat 10
38 Number of MLA Seat 90
39 Legislative Assembly Name Haryana Vidhan Sabha (हरियाणा विधानसभा)
40 Emblem
41 State Dance  – –
42 State Anthem  – –
43 Cuisine Kachri Ki Sabzi, Singri Ki Sabzi, Hara Dhania Cholia, Methi Gajjar, Kadhi Pakora, Mixed Dal, Khichri, Bathua Raita, Malpuas, Tamatar Chutney, Besan Masala Roti-Makhan
44 State Animal Black buck
45 State Bird Black francolin
46 State Flower Lotus
47 State Fruit  – –
48 State tree Peepal
49 Sport Wrestling
50 Number of National Park 02 (Sultanpur National Park,  Kalesar National Park)
51 Movie Industry Name Hariwood
52 Festivals Lohri, Pinjore Heritage Festival, Gangore, Baisakhi, Gugga Naumi, Surajkund, Kartik Fair, Holi, Diwali Etc
53 Website www.haryana.gov.in

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