Information about Karnataka state

. ✅ Karnataka ✅

🔺Formation :- 1st November 1956.

🔺Capital :- Bengaluru

🔺1st CM :- K. Chengalaraya Reddy.

🔺Present CM :- Basavaraj Bommai.

🔺1st Governor :- Jayachamarajendra Wadiyar.

🔺Present Governor :- Thawarchand Gehlot.

🔺Official Language :- Kannada.

🔺Area :- 191,791 km2.

🔺Area Rank :- 6th.

🔺Total Population :- 66,165,886.

🔺Rank in Population :- 8th.

🔺District :- 31.

🔺Lok Sabha :- 28.

🔺Rajya Sabha :- 12.

🔺Legislature :- 224.

🔺Border States :- Goa, Telangana, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu & Kerala.

🔺State animal :- Indian Elephant.

🔺State Bird :- Indian Roller.

🔺State Flower :- Lotus.

🔺State Tree :- Sandalwood.

🔺High Court :- High Court Of Karnataka.

🔺Chief Justice :- Muhammad Ameer Bhatti.

◼️Rivers :-
🔺Krishna
🔺Kaveri.

◼️Lakes :-
🔺Shanti Sagara.
🔺Ayyana kere.

◼️Famous Temple :-
🔺Chennakesava Temple.
🔺Gomateshwara Temple.
🔺Hoysaleswara Temple.

◼️Fair & Festival :-
🔺Mahashivratri.
🔺Makarsankranti.
🔺Ganesh Chaturthi.
🔺Ugadi [Telugu New Year].

◼️Dance Form :-
🔺Veeragase
🔺Kam sale.

◼️Tribes :-
🔺Koli Dhor.
🔺Marati.
🔺Naikda.

◼️National Park :-
🔺Bandipur National Park.
🔺Anshi National Park.
🔺Bannerghata National Park.
🔺Kudremukh National Park.
🔺Nagarhole(Rajiv Gandhi) National Park.

◼️Wildlife Sanctuaries :-
🔺Attiveri WLS.
🔺Bhimgad WLS.
🔺Chincholi WLS.
🔺Cauvery WLS.
🔺Brahmagiri WLS.
🔺Ghataprabha Bird Sanctuary.
🔺Gudekote Sloth Bear WLS.
🔺Malai Mahadeshwara WLS.
🔺Ranebennur Blackbuck WLS.
🔺Sharavathi valley WLS.
🔺Someshwara WLS.
🔺Talakaveri WLS.
🔺Jogimat WLS.
🔺Thimlapura WLS.
🔺Yadahali Chinkara WLS.
🔺Gudavi Bird WLS.
🔺Mookambika WLS.

◼️Waterfalls :-
🔺Mallalli Falls.
🔺Bangara kusuma Falls.
🔺Jog Falls or Gersoppa Falls.

◼️Dam :-
🔺Alamatti Dam.
🔺Hindola Dam.
🔺Krishnajun Dam.

◼️Historical Places :-
🔺Belgaum Fort.
🔺Bangalore Palace.
🔺Statue of Gomateshwara, Shravanabelagola.

◼️Stadium :- M Chinnaswami International Cricket Stadium Bengaluru.

◼️Airports:-
🔺Mangalore International Airport, Manglore.
🔺Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore.

◼️Schemes :-
🔺Nagarothana Scheme.
🔺Arthika Spandana Scheme.
🔺Weavers Sammaan Yojana.
🔺Janasevaka scheme.

  ◼️RECENTLY RENAMED◼️

🔺Hubbali Railway station renamed as Sidhdharoodha Swami Station Karnataka.

     ◼️RECENTLY IN NEWS ◼️

♦️Karnataka launches India’s first AVGC center of excellence in Bengaluru.
♦️Karnataka tops State Energy Efficiency Index (SEEI) 2020.
♦️Karnataka has become the first state of India to issue order for the implementation of the National Education Policy 2020.
♦️Basavaraj Bommai elected as the new Chief Minister of Karnataka.
♦️BS Yediyurappa Resigns as Chief Minister of Karnataka.
♦️Karnataka CM unveils bike taxi scheme for state.
♦️Karnataka CM launches DBT mobile app for fund transfer to beneficiaries.
♦️Karnataka CM launches comprehensive online portal on CSR activities ‘Akanksha’.
♦️Megalithic site of Hire Benkal of Karnataka added to tentative list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
♦️Karnataka has launched India’s maiden Engineering Research & Development (ERD) policy to raise R&D contribution to 45% in 5 year.
♦️Karnataka to set up a Flower Processing Centre to add value to its flower power.
♦️Karnataka to Host Second Khelo India University Games (KIUG) 2021.
♦️Karnataka & UNDP signed LoU as a part of ‘Code-Unnati.
♦️NITI Aayog Releases Second Edition of India Innovation Index; Karnataka occupied the top position.

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