Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand, formerly known as Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India. It is often referred to as the "Devabhumi" due to numerous Hindu temples and pilgrimage... Wikipedia

  • Formation:  9 November 2000
  • Capital:  Gairsain (summer), Dehradun (winter)
  • Judicial seat:  Nainital
  • Type:  State Government
  • Body:  Government of Uttarakhand
  • Governor:  Baby Rani Maurya
  • Chief Minister:  Tirath Singh Rawat
  • Chief Justice:  Raghvendra Singh Chauhan
  • Speaker of the Assembly:  Premchand Aggarwal (BJP)
  • Legislature:  State Legislature, unicameral, Uttarakhand Legislative Assembly, (70 seats), Parliament of India, bicameral, Rajya Sabha, (3 seats), Lok Sabha, (5 seats)
  • Area rank:  19th
  • Rank:  2nd
  • Population (2011):  10,086,292
  • Rank:  21st
  • Density rank:  27th
  • Male:  5,137,773
  • Female:  4,948,519
  • Demonym(s):  Uttarakhandi
  • Time zone:  IST (UTC+05:30)
  • ISO 3166 code:  IN-UT
  • Vehicle registration:  UK 01—XX
  • HDI (2018):  0.684, medium (18th)
  • Literacy (2011):  78.82% (17th)
  • Sex ratio (2011):  963 ♀/1000 ♂ (14th)
  • Website:  uk.gov.in/
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo