Jharkhand GK a brief overview

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Jharkhand GK in brief
Jharkhand GK in brief

Hello Friends, Check out theJharkhand GK” in Brief, Here we include a quick overview about Jharkhand like its  Rivers, Dams, Festivals, GI tagged Products,  Current Chief Ministers & Governors, protected areas of Jharkhand and State Symbols. Later we will be covered each of this  topic in details.

Jharkhand GK a brief overview

❖ History
◗ The state Jharkhand is situated in the eastern part of India. In the year
2000, it was split from southern Bihar.

• Jharkhand Meaning: ‘the land of forests’
• State Hood Day ➞ 15 November
• Capital ➞ Ranchi
• Area ➞ 79714 Km^2
• Chief Minister ➞ Hemant Soren (JNM)
• Governor ➞ Ramesh Bias

• Official Language ➞ Hindi
• Additional official language
Angika, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Ho, Kharia, Khortha, Kurmali, Kurukh, Magahi, Maithili, Mundari, Nagpuri,
Odia, Santali, Urdu

❖  Symbols of Jharkhand
• State Animal ➞ Indian Elephant
• State Bird ➞ Koel
• State Tree  ➞ Sal
• State Flower ➞ Palash

Jharkhand GK Brief Overview
Jharkhand GK Brief Overview

❖ Border States
• Bihar
• Uttar Pradesh
• Chhattisgarh
• Odisha
• West Bengal

❖ Important Nick Names
• Dhanbad ➞ The Coal Capital Of India
• Jamshedpur ➞ Pittsburgh Of India
• Jamshedpur ➞ Steel City Of India

✪ Lok Sabha (14 seats) Rajya Sabha (6 seats)
✪ Density: 414 / km2 | Sex Ratio: 948/1000 | Literacy Rate: 67.63%

★ Geographical Indications tagged Products
• Sohrai – Khovar Painting

❖  Major Tribal Communities
• Birhors, Bhumij, Gonds, Kharia, Mundas, Santhals, Savar, Bedia, Ho, Kharwar, Lohra, Mahli, Parhaiya, Santal, Kol, Banjara.

➲ High Court ➞ Jharkhand High Court, Ranchi
➲ Chief Justice ➞ Dr. Ravi Ranjan

❖ Famous Festivals
• Basant Panchami
• Jitiya Bhaiya Dooj
• Eid-ul-Fitr
• Muharrum
• Karma
• Sarhul
• Hal Puniya
• Bhagta Parab
• Rohin
• Karam
• Bandana
• Tusu or Makar

❖ Folk Dance
• Jhumair, Mardana Jhumair, Janani Jhumair, Domkach, Lahasua, Jhumta, Fagua, Paika, Chhau, and Santali.

❖ National Park (NP)
• Betla National Park

❖ Tiger Reserve
• Palamau Tiger Reserve (1973–74)

❖ Wildlife Sanctuaries
• Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary, 1976
• Hazaribag Wildlife Sanctuary, 1976
• Gautam Budha Wildlife Sanctuary
• Koderma Wildlife Sanctuary, 1985
• Lawalong Wildlife sanctuary
• Mahauadanr Wildlife Sanctuary
• Palamau Tiger Reserve
• Palkot Wildlife Sanctuary
• Parasnath Wildlife Sanctuary
• Topchanchi Wildlife Sanctuary
• Udhwa Lake Wildlife Sanctuary

❖ Key Industries
• Mining and mineral extraction, engineering, iron and steel, chemicals, handloom, food and beverages, automotive and cement

❖ Rivers in Jharkhand
• Subernarekha River
• Kharkai River
• South Koel River
• Barakar River
• Damodar River
• Sankh River
• North Koel River
• Punpun River
• Mayurakshi

❖ Important Dams of Jharkhand
• Tenughat Dam
• Maithan Dam
• Panchet Dam
• Getalsud Dam
• Tilaiya Dam
• Konar Dam
• Massanjore Dam
• Mandal Dam
• Patratu Dam
• Kanke Dam
• Chandil Dam
• Kelaghagh Dam
• Khandoli Dam
• Palna Dam
• Garga Dam

❖ Important Hills of Jharkhand
• Dalma Hills
• Garhjat Hills
• Rajmahal Hills
• Tirkut Hills
• Tagore Hills


Also Read :

Meghalaya GK a brief Overview

Jammu  and Kahmir GK a brief Overview

Karnataka GK a brief Overview

Assam GK a brief Overview

 


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