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Indian state and indian UTs

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🌀State/UTs in News (February 2021)🌀


🔹Asia’s biggest Aero show in Bengaluru.
🔹Karnataka govt sign Memorandum of Understanding with 34 Aerospace and Defence firms
🔹National Horticulture Fair 2021 begins in Bengaluru
🔹Bengaluru airport installs disabled aircraft recovery kit

➨Capital: Bengaluru
➨Governor: Vajubhai Vala
➨Chief minister: B. S. Yediyurappa
➨Chief Justice: Justice Abhay Shreeniwas Oka
➨Statehood: 1 November 1956
➨Flower: Lotus
➨Bird‎: ‎Indian Roller
➨Mammal‎: ‎Indian elephant
➨Tree‎: ‎Sandalwood

🔰Uttar Pradesh🔰

🔹Varanasi receives second cruise boat under PRASAD scheme.
🔹Uttar Pradesh Government announces unique 16-digit Unicode to identify landholdings.
🔹UP govt starts training programme for aspirants of various competitive exams under 'Abhyudaya Yojana'.
🔹Kushinagar Airport in Uttar Pradesh Gets International Airport Licence from DGCA

➨Capital: Lucknow
➨Governor: Anandiben Patel
➨Chief minister: Yogi Adityanath
➨Chief Justice: Justice Govind Mathur
➨Statehood: 24 January 1950
➨Mammal: The barasingha
➨Bird: Sarus crane
➨Flower: Palash (Butea monosperma)
➨Tree: Ashoka (Saraca asoca)


🔹Botanical Garden in Nainital district of Uttarakhand to conserve 210 species of trees of Shivalik range.

➨Capital: Gairsain (summer) and Dehradun (winter)
➨Governor: Baby Rani Maurya
➨Chief minister: Trivendra Singh Rawat
➨Statehood: 9 November 2000
➨Mammal: Alpine Musk Deer
➨Bird: Himalayan Monal
➨Flower: Brahma Kamal
➨Tree: Burans


🔹Ranked top rank in the second edition of the India Justice Report – 2020
🔹Government has decided to provide financial assistance to start-up for registration of Intellectual property rights and Quality testing certificate.
🔹Maharashtra govt signs MoU with Flipkart to promote wooden toys, local artifacts, handicrafts.
🔹IIT Bombay launches fundraising campaign ‘Cherish IIT Bombay 2021’

➨Capital: Mumbai
➨Governor: Bhagat Singh Koshyari
➨Chief minister: Uddhav Thackeray 
➨Chief Justice: Justice Dipankar Datta
➨Statehood: 1 May 1960
➨Mammal: Indian giant squirrel
➨Bird: Yellow-footed green pigeon
➨Flower: Jarul
➨Tree: Mango Tree


🔹MSME wing of the Government of India will cooperate in setting up industries up to 20 crore rupees in Dhanbad.
🔹Manoj Kumar from Ranchi selected for showcasing his toys during Toy Fair

➨Capital: Ranchi
➨Governor: Draupadi Murmu
➨Chief minister: Hemant Soren 
➨Statehood: 15 November 2000
➨Mammal: Indian elephant
➨Bird: Koel
➨Flower: Palash
➨Tree: Sal


🔹India’s First Amputee Clinic Launched.

➨Administrator: Vijayendrapal Singh
➨Formed on: 1 November 1966
➨Mammal: Indian grey mongoose
➨Bird: Indian grey hornbill
➨Flower: Dhak
➨Tree: Mangifera indica

🔰Andaman and Nicobar Islands🔰

🔹Becomes first Union Territory to be corona free

➨Capital: Admiral (ret.) Devendra Kumar Joshi
➨Lieutenant Governor:  
➨Established: 1 November 1956
➨Motto: Satyameva Jayate
➨Mammal: Dugong
➨Bird: Andaman Wood Pigeon
➨Flower: Lagerstroemia speciosa 
➨Tree: Andaman Padauk


🔹Arvind Kejriwal launched 'Delhi Switch' campaign to make people aware of clean vehicles.

➨Lt. Governor: Anil Baijal
➨Chief minister: Arvind Kejriwal
➨Formation of  Union Territory: 1956
➨Formation of National Capital Territory: 1 February 1992


🔹CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the first heliport of the state in Majuli district.
🔹Nirmala Sitharaman attended the third phase of Chah Bagicha Dhan Puraskar mela in Guwahati.
🔹PM Modi launches Asom Mala in Assam's Sonitpur district.
🔹Centre proposes to provide 1000 crore rupees for welfare of tea workers of Assam.
🔹Assam CM inaugurates Centre for Perishable Cargo at LGBI Airport
🔹Assam CM Lays Foundation of Eastern India’s First Skill University in Darrang district

➨Capital: Dispur
➨Governor: Jagdish Mukhi
➨Chief minister: Sarbananda Sonowal
➨Chief Justice: Sudhanshu Dhulia
➨Statehood: 26 January 1950
➨Mammal: One horned rhinoceros
➨Bird: White-winged wood duck
➨Flower: Rhynchostylis retusa
➨Tree: Dipterocarpus macrocarpus

🌀State/UTs in News (February 2021)🌀


🔹Balasore will get the country's first thunderstorm research testbed, the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
🔹Odisha launches citizen-centric on-line services of State Transport department.
🔹‘Covid Warrior Memorial’ to be established at Biju Patnaik Park in Bhubaneswar

➨Capital: Bhubaneswar
➨Governor: Ganeshi Lal
➨Chief minister: Naveen Patnaik
➨Chief Justice: Justice S Muralidhar
➨Statehood: 1 April 1936
➨Mammal: Sambar
➨Bird: Indian Roller
➨Flower: Ashoka
➨Tree: Sacred Fig

🔰Himachal Pradesh🔰

🔹Becomes first State to implement e-cabinet.
🔹Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur launches ‘e-Parivahan Vyavstha’

➨Capital: Shimla (Summer), Dharamshala (Winter)
➨Governor: Bandaru Dattatreya
➨Chief minister: Jai Ram Thakur
➨Statehood: 25 January 1971
➨Mammal: Snow leopard
➨Bird: Western tragopan (Tragopan melanocephalus)
➨Flower: Pink Rhododendron
➨Fruit: Apples
➨Tree: Deodar cedar (Cedrus deodara)

🔰Madhya Pradesh🔰

🔹Launches 'SAANS' campaign to reduce infant mortality
🔹Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates more than 57,000 water structures in Madhya Pradesh under 'Jalabhishekam' campaign.
🔹Mandu festival starts at Mandu in Dhar, Madhya Pradesh.
🔹Dino Adventure Park & Fossils Museum inaugurated in Madhya Pradesh.
🔹47th Khajuraho Dance Festival begins in Madhya Pradesh

➨Capital: Bhopal
➨Governor: Anandiben Patel (Additional Charge)
➨Chief minister: Shivraj Singh Chouhan
➨Chief Justice: Justice Mohammad Rafiq
➨Statehood: 1 November 1956
➨Mammal: Barasingha
➨Bird: Indian Paradise Flycatcher
➨Flower: lilium candidum
➨Tree: Banyan Tree


🔹Kerala gets its first human milk bank.
🔹PM Modi unveils several development projects worth Rs 6100 cr at INS Garuda Naval Air Station at Kochi in Kerala.
🔹PM Modi inaugurates first full fledged international cruise terminal at Cochin Port in Kerala
🔹Ro-Ro Vessels at Willingdon Islands in Kochi.
🔹Reconstruction of South Coal Berth at Cochin Port.
🔹‘Snakepedia’ mobile app launched in Kerala to help treat snake bites.
🔹India's first Digital Varsity comes up in Kerala

➨Capital: Thiruvananthapuram
➨Governor: Arif Mohammad Khan
➨Chief minister: Pinarayi Vijayan
➨Chief Justice: S. Manikumar
➨Statehood: 1 November 1956
➨Mammal: Indian elephant
➨Bird: Great hornbill
➨Flower: Kanikonna (Cassia fistula)
➨Tree: Coconut tree


🔹India's first geothermal power project to be established at Puga village of eastern Ladakh

➨UT formed on: 31 October 2019
➨Lt. Governor: Radha Krishna Mathur
➨Chief Justice: Pankaj Mithal (chief justice of J&K and Ladakh high court)

🔰Jammu & Kashmir🔰

🔹NCW in collaboration with Social Welfare Department of J&K holds first ever Mahila Jan Sunwai Programme in Jammu.
🔹Govt approves new schemes for industrial development worth Rs 28,000 crore for J&K
🔹7-day long exhibition of NSSH scheme concluded in J&K

➨Capital: Srinagar (May–October) & Jammu (Nov-April)
➨Lt. Governor: Manoj Sinha
➨Chief minister: Vacant
➨Chief Justice: Pankaj Mithal (Chief justice of J&K and Ladakh high court)
➨UT formed on: 31 October 2019
➨Mammal: Kashmir stag(Cervus canadensis hanglu)
➨Bird: Black-necked crane (Grus nigricollis)
➨Flower: Common Rhododendron (Rhododendron ponticum)
➨Tree: Chinar (Platanus orientalis)

🔰Andhra Pradesh🔰

🔹Robotic Spa’ facility inaugurated at Visakhapatnam railway station
🔹₹220-crore solar power plant to be set up in Andhra Pradesh

➨Capital: Visakhapatnam (executive), Amaravati (legislative), Kurnool (judicial) & Hyderabad
➨Governor: Biswabhusan Harichandan
➨Chief minister: YS Jagan Mohan Reddy
➨Chief Justice: Arup Kumar Goswami
➨Statehood: 1 November 1956
➨Mammal: Blackbuck
➨Bird: Parrot
➨Flower: Jasmine
➨Tree: Neem

🌀State/UTs in News (February 2021)🌀


🔹World Bank, Govt. of India and Govt. of Chhattisgarh signed an agreement worth USD 100 million for project CHIRAAG.

➨Capital: Bilaspur (Judiciary capital) & Naya Raipur (Legislative capital)
➨Governor: Anusuiya Uikey
➨Chief minister: Bhupesh Baghel
➨Chief Justice: Justice P. R. Ramachandra Menon
➨Statehood: 1 November 2000
➨Mammal: Wild water buffalo
➨Bird: Hill myna
➨Flower: Rhynchostylis gigantea
➨Tree: Shorea robusta

🔰Arunachal Pradesh🔰

🔹Arunachal Pradesh celebrates its 35th Statehood day on February 20

➨Capital: Itanagar
➨Governor: B. D. Mishra
➨Chief minister: Pema Khandu
➨Chief Justice: Sudhanshu Dhulia
➨Statehood: 20 February 1987
➨Flower: Foxtail orchid
➨Bird‎: ‎Hornbill
➨Mammal‎: Gayal
➨Tree‎: ‎Hollong

🔰 West Bengal 🔰

🔹3 days Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav 2021 organised in Cooch Behar district of West Bengal
🔹West Bengal Chief Minister launched the 'Maa' scheme to provide meal at ₹5 to poor people
🔹Second phase of Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav begins in Darjeeling

➨Capital: Kolkata
➨Governor: Jagdeep Dhankhar
➨Chief minister: Mamata Banerjee
➨Chief Justice: Justice T B N Radhakrishnan
➨Statehood: 26 January 1950
➨Flower: Night-flowering jasmine
➨Bird‎: ‎White-throated kingfisher
➨Mammal‎: Fishing Cat
➨Tree‎: ‎Chatim tree

🔰Tamil Nadu🔰

🔹PM Modi inaugurates Ennore Thiruvallur Madurai Tuticorin Ramanathapuram pipeline project

➨Capital: Chennai
➨Governor: Banwarilal Purohit
➨Chief minister: Edappadi K. Palaniswami
➨Chief Justice: Justice Sanjib Banerjee
➨Statehood: 26 January 1950
➨Flower: Gloriosa lily
➨Bird‎: ‎Emerald dove
➨Mammal‎: Nilgiri Tahr
➨Tree‎: ‎Palm Tree

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