You can always find a question based on these topics in various banking exams such as IBPS Clerk, IBPS PO, IBPS SO, SBI Clerk, SBI PO, SBI SO, LIC AAO, ESIC, NIACL, IDBI, and many other banking exams. In today's article, we are going to discuss Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state of India. In the table below we have compiled the information relevant to the static portion of any banking exams.
Major Facts about Uttar Pradesh All You Need to Know
|Area rank||4th largest state according to area|
|Present Governor||Anandiben Patel|
|First Governor||Sarojini Naidu|
|Chief Minister||Yogi AdityaNath|
|First Chief Minister||Govind Ballabh Pant|
|Vernacular||Awadhi, Bundeli, Hindi, Urdu etc.|
|GDP Contribution||8.05% - Third Highest|
|Area||2,40,928 sq KM (4th Largest)|
|Population||199,812,341 (Most Populous), As per 2011 census|
|Sex Ratio||912 (as per 2011 census)|
|MP - Lok Sabha||80|
|MP - Rajya Sabha||31|
|Vidhan Sabha seats||404 (403 (Elected + 1 Nominated)|
|Vidhan Parishad Seats||100 (90 Elected + 10 Nominated)|
|High Court||Allahabad High Court, with bench in Lucknow|
|Popular Cities||Lucknow, Prayahraj, Agra, Varanasi, Kanpur, Mathura, Aligarh, Noida, Ayodhya, Meerut, Ghaziabad, etc.|
|State Animal||Barasingha (Swamp Deer)|
|State Bird||Sarus Crane|
|Highest Peak||Amsot Peak,(Shivalik Hills), 3140 mt|
|Folklores||Birha, Chiteem Kajri, Phag, Rasia, Alha, Pooran Bhagat etc.|
|Folkdance||Swang, Charuka, Pandav, Raslila, Nautanki, Ahir Dance, Raai, Tharu etc.|
|Major Rivers||Ganga, Yamuna, Gomti, Ghagra, Betwa|
|Dam & Reservoirs|
|Share its Border with|
|Major Tribes of the state (UP)||Agariya, Aheria, Baiga, Beldar, Bind, Chero, Ghasia, Kol, Korwa|
|Major Handicrafts of the state||Chikan work, Embroidery, Furniture, Clay toys, Carpet Weaving, Silk, Bangles, Brassware work.|
1. Green Park Stadium (For Cricket located in Kanpur)
2. Faizabad Sports Complex (Multipurpose, Faizabad)
3. Buddh International Circuit (Formula One Indian Grand Prix, Greater Noida)
4. Dhyan Chand Astroturf Stadium (Hockey, Lucknow)
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