Uttarakhand state map:

Uttarakhand state capital city is Dehradun. The total area of the state is 53,483 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 84,89,349 among them male population is 43,25,924 and female population is 41,63,425. Sex ratio of the state is 963 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 79.63 %.

Uttarakhand state vehicle registration code is UK.

Chief Minister of the state is Trivendra Singh Rawat and Governor is Krishan Kant Paul.

Electricity board in Uttarakhand:

  • Regulatory Commission - Uttarakhand Electricity Regulatory Commission (UERC)
  • Generating Companies - Uttarakhand Jal Vidyut Nigam Limited (UJVNL)
  • Transmission Companies - Power Transmission Corporation of Uttarakhand Limited (PTCUL)
  • Distribution Companies - Uttarakhand Power Corporation Ltd (UPCL)

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.2.45 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.3.1 per unit
  • 201 to 300 units = Rs.4.1 per unit
  • 301 to 400 units = Rs.4.1 per unit
  • 401 to 500 units = Rs.4.5 per unit
  • 501 and above units = Rs.4.5 per unit

Quick Facts:

State Uttarakhand
Meaning of Uttarakhand Northern Land
Country India
Time Zone IST (UTC+05:30)
State Formation Day 9-Nov-00
Capital City Dehradun
People of the state called as Uttarakhandi
Area 53,483 Km.sq
Population 84,89,349
Male Population 43,25,924
Female Population 41,63,425
Females per 1000 Males 963
Literacy Rate 79.63 %
State Vehicle Registration Code UK
Languages Hindi, Garhwali, Kumaoni, Urdu, Punjabi, Jaunsari, Nepali, Bhoti, Buksa, Tharu, Raji, Rawat. Official languages: Hindi, Sanskrit
No. of districts 13
Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat
Governor Krishan Kant Paul
Assembly Constituencies 71
Parliamentary Constituencies 5
State Animal Himalayan Musk Deer
State Flower Brahma Kamal
State Bird Himalayan Monal
State Tree Burans
Important Festivals of the state:

Basant Panchami, Ganga Dussehra, International Yoga Week in Rishikesh, Jauljibi and Thal Fairs, Makar Sankranti, Nanda Devi Fair, Uttarayani Fair are the major festivals celebrated in Uttarakhand state.

Top tourist places in Uttarakhand:

Mussoorie, Nainital, Pangot, Abbott Mount, Almora, Auli, Bhimtal, Bhowali, Binsar, Chakrata, Chamba, Champawat, Chaukori, Chopta, Dhanaulti, Dharchula, Didihat, Dwarahat, Gwaldam, Harsil, Jeolikot, Kanatal, Kausani, Khirsu, Lansdowne, Lohaghat, Mukteshwar, Munsiyari, Naukuchia Tal, Patal Bhuvaneshwar, Pauri, Pithoragarh, Ramgarh, Ranikhet, Sattal, New Tehri, Chamoli, Joshimath, Jageshwar, Gangolihat, Uttarkashi, Gopeshwar, Kartik Swami Temple, Badrinath, Gangotri, Yamunotri, Valley of Flowers, Valley of Flowers, Hemkund Sahib, Corbett National Park, Devprayag are the major tourist attractions of the state.

Agriculture:

Rice, Wheat, Barley, Corn, Mandua, Hangora, Apple, Leachy, Pulam, Naashpati, Maalta. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.

Important Rivers of the state:

Alaknanda River, Ganges River, Pindar River, Assan Barrage, Gaula River, Pushpawati River, Bhilangna River, Kosi River, Ramganga River, Bhagirathi River, Kali River, Sharda River, Dhauliganga River, Laksman River, Vasuki Ganga River, Dharma River, Mandakini River, Yamuna River are the major rivers that flow in Uttarakhand.

Uttarakhand Cuisine:

Phanu, Kafuli, Thechwani, Chainsoo, Jholi, Roat, Baadi, Madua Chapati, Kulathi, Aloo Tamatar Jhol, Pahari Rajma Daal, Gahat dal, Sisunak saag, Jhangore ki Kheer, Arsa, Til ke Laddus, Bal Mithai, Bhang ki Chutney, Sani Hui Mooli, Gahat Soup, Buranse, Malta, Urad Bhuda, Gulgula are few of the many varieties of Uttarakhand.

List of Medical Collegs in Uttarakhand

  • AIIMS Rishikesh
  • Government Medical College, Haldwani formerly known as Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust Medical College
  • Government Medical College, Srinagar, Pauri Garhwal
  • Shri Guru Ram Rai Institute of Medical & Health Sciences, Patel Nagar, Dehradun
  • Swami Rama Himalayan University , Doiwala

Demographics:

Himachal Pradesh Haryana and Uttar Pradesh are the neighbouring states of Uttarakhand.

Districts in the state and their information is given below.

District Population Male Female
Almora 621927 290414 331513
Bageshwar 259840 124121 135719
Chamoli 391114 193572 197542
Champawat 259315 130881 128434
Dehradun 1698560 893222 805338
Garhwal 686527 326406 360121
Hardwar 1927029 1025428 901601
Nainital 955128 494115 461013
Pithoragarh 485993 240427 245566
Rudraprayag 236857 111747 125110
Tehri Garhwal 616409 296604 319805
Udham Singh Nagar 1648367 858906 789461
Uttarkashi 329686 168335 161351
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 39
2 Almora Urban Cooperative Bank Limited 51
3 Andhra Bank 11
4 Axis Bank 21
5 Bank Of Baroda 116
6 Bank Of India 28
7 Bank Of Maharashtra 5
8 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 3
9 Canara Bank 83
10 Central Bank Of India 41
11 Corporation Bank 27
12 Dena Bank 11
13 Federal Bank 1
14 HDFC Bank 23
15 ICICI Bank Limited 34
16 IDBI Bank 92
17 Indian Bank 11
18 Indian Overseas Bank 42
19 Indusind Bank 4
20 ING Vysya Bank 4
21 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
22 Karnataka Bank Limited 4
23 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 3
24 NKGSB Cooperative Bank Limited 3
25 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 76
26 Punjab And Sind Bank 43
27 Punjab National Bank 250
28 Reserve Bank Of India 1
29 South Indian Bank 1
30 Standard Chartered Bank 1
31 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 2
32 State Bank Of Hyderabad 6
33 State Bank Of India 394
34 State Bank Of Patiala 24
35 Syndicate Bank 34
36 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 1
37 The Kurmanchal Nagar Sahakari Bank Limited 44
38 The Nainital Bank Limited 69
39 UCO Bank 50
40 Union Bank Of India 83
41 United Bank Of India 8
42 Vijaya Bank 8
43 YES Bank 130