7 Major Facts About Uttarakhand

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21 February 2024

Ravi Shankar Kumar || ExamVatika.com

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Uttarakhand became the 27th state of India on November 9, 2000, after separating from Uttar Pradesh.

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Dehradun is the capital city of Uttarakhand. it is also the largest city in Uttarakhand.

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Uttarakhand is known as the 'land of the gods'. It is situated in the northern part of India.

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Rishikesh, Haridwar, Mussoorie, Nainital, and Jim Corbett National Park are some popular tourist destinations in Uttarakhand.

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Hindi is the official language of Uttarakhand. Kumaoni and Garhwali are widely spoken in this state.

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The valley of flowers is located in the state of Uttarakhand. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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The Tapkeshwar temple is a cave temple dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is located in Dehradun.