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Basic Information

Chief Minister: Yogi Adityanath
Governor: Anandiben Patel
Capital: Lucknow

Important Symbols

AnimalSwamp Deer
BirdSarus Crane
TreeAshok
FlowerBrahm Kamal

National Parks

National Parks in Uttar Pradesh
Dudhwa National Park

Wildlife Sanctuaries

Wildlife Sanctuary in Uttar Pradesh
Bakhira WLS
Chandraprabha WLS
Dr . Bhimarao Ambedkar bird sanctuar
Hastinapur WLS
Jai Prakash Narayan Bird WLS
Kaimur WLS
Katarniaghat WLS
Kishanpur WLS
Nawabganj Bird WLS
Okhala Bird Sanctuary
Patna WLS
Pilibhit WLS
Ranipur WLS
Saman Bird Sanctuary
Sur Sarovar Bird WLS
Turtle WLS
VijaySagar WLS
Sohagi Barwa WLS
National Chambal Sanctuary

Tiger Reserves

Tiger Reserve in Uttar Pradesh
Dudhwa
Philibhit
Amangarh( Buffer of Corbett Tiger Reserve)
Katerniaghat

Hydro Power Plants

Name
Rihand Hydro Electric Power Plant

Thermal Power Plants

Name
Singrauli Super Thermal Power Station
Rihand Thermal Power Station
Anpara Thermal Power Station
Auraiya Thermal Power Station
Feroz Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Plant
Harduaganj Thermal Power Station
National Capital Thermal Power Plant
Obra Thermal Power Station
Panki Thermal power Plant
Parichha Thermal Power Station
Rosa Thermal Power Station
Tanda Thermal Power Plant

Nuclear Power Plants

Name
Narora Nuclear Power Plant

Airports

AirportLocation
ChaudharyCharan Singh AirportLucknow
LalBahadurSastri International AirportVaranasi

Stadiums

STADIUMTYPE/ PURPOSELOCATION
Green Park StadiumCricketKanpur
K.D Singh Babu StadiumCricketLucknow
Dr. Akhilesh Das StadiumCricketLucknow
Eklavya Sports StadiumCricketAgra
Greater Noida Cricket StadiumCricketGreater Noida
Dr.Sampurnanda StadiumFootballVaranasi
Dhyan Chand Astroturf StadiumHockey Lucknow
Buddh International CircuitAuto RacingGreater Noida
K.D Singh Babu StadiumMultipurposeLucknow

Important Lakes

LAKELOCATION
Belasagar LakeKulpahar

Festivals

FESTIVAL
Brahmotsav
Ram Navami
Ban Yatra
Sravana Festival
KansKaMela
TajMahotsav
KumbhMela

Important Cities

CITYNICKNAME
AgraCity of Taj
PethaNagri
KanpurLeather City of India
Manchester of North India
Prayagraj (Allahabad)City of Prime Ministers
Sangam city
Abode of the God
VaranasiThe City of Light
Spiritual Capital of India
Oldest Living city on Earth
Holy City
City of Learning
LucknowThe Golden City of India
City of Nawabs
Constantinople of the East
Shiraz-e Hind

Dance Forms

CLASSICAL DANCEFOLK/ TRIBAL DANCE
KathakChholia
Raslila
Khyal
Nautanki
Ramlila
Naqal
Svanga
Charkula dance

Forts/Palaces

NAMELOCATION
Agra fort Agra
Anand BhawanPrayagraj (Allahabad)

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

NAMEYEAR OF NOMINATION
Taj Mahal
1983
Agra Fort1983
Fatehpur Sikri1986

Temples

TEMPLELOCATION
KashiVishwanath Varanasi

Tombs

NAMELOCATION
Akbar’s TombAgra
Tomb of Mariam uzZamani Sikandra
TajMahalAgra
Lal Khan TombVaranasi

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