Capital – Jaipur

Date of Formation – 26 January 1950

Chief Minister – Vasundhra Raje (BJP)

Governor – Kalyan Singh

First Chief Minister- Heera Lal Shastri

First Governor – Maharaj Man Singh II

Number of District –  33

Area –    342,239 km2

Rank of state by Area – 1st

Population(2011) – 68,548,437

Literacy rate –  67% (35th)

Types Of Religion – Hinduism (88.49%), Islam (9.07%), Sikhism (1.27%), Jainism (0.91%), Christianity (0.14%), Buddhism (0.02%), Other religions (0.006%), Atheist (0.001%)

Neighbouring States – Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Punjab

Neighbouring Countries – Pakistan

Main Language – Rajasthani

Other Languages – Hind, Gujarati, Marwari, Bagri, Bhil, Dhatki, Dhundari, Dingal, Goaria, Godwari dialect, Jandavra language, Lambadi

Biggest River – Chambal river

Number of River – 05

Number Lake –  6

Number of Mountains – 05 (Aravalirange, Alwar Hills, Sojat Hills, Mewar Hills, Mukan dwara)

Forest Land  –  32488 Km2

Latitude – 27.0238° N

Longitude – 74.2179° E

City & Town – Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Bikaner, Ajmer, Udaipur, Bhilwara, Alwar, Bharatpur, Sri Ganganagar

Transport & Communication – Road, Railway, Air

Airports (Jaipur International Airport, Jaisalmer Airport, Jodhpur Airport, Kishangarh Airport, Kota Airport, Maharana Pratap Airport, Nal Airport, Phalodi Air Force Station, Suratgarh Air Force Station)

International Airports – Jaipur International Airport

Length of National Highways – 7906.20 Km

Railway Length – 5893.10 Km

Major Tourist Places – 1. Jaisalmer – Famously known as the Golden City, 2. Jaipur – The Pink City, 3. Jodhpur – The Blue City, 4. Sawai Madhopur – For the love of tigers, 5. Pushkar – Hosts the largest camel fair in India, 6. Udaipur – The City of Lakes, 7. Ajmer – The Holy City, 8. Bundi – The city of Baoris, 9. Bikaner – For the love of handicrafts, Chittorgarh – Birthplace of Maharana Pratap, 11. Alwar – Home to the most haunted place in India

Number of MP Seat – 25

Number of MLA Seat – 200

Legislative Assembly Name – Vidhana Bhavan

State Dance – Ghoomar

State Animal – Camel & Chinkara

State Bird – Great Indian bustard

State Flower – Tecomella undulata (Rohida)

State tree – Khejri (Prosopis Cineraria)

Sport – Basketball

Number of National Park –  (Mukundra Hills (Darrah), Desert National Park, Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Ranthambhore National Park, Sariska National Park)

Festivals – 1. Rajasthan International Folk Festival, 2. Desert Festival, 3. Pushkar Fair, 4. Teej Festival, 5. Gangaur Festival, 6. Jaipur Literature Festival, 7. Nagaur Fair, 8. Summer and Winter Festivals, 9. World Sufi Spirit Festival, 10. Kite Festival, 11. Camel Festival, 12. Mewar Festival, 13. Urs Festival, 14. Brij Holi, 15. Kota Adventure Festival, 16. Elephant Festival, 17. Chandrabhaga Fair,

 

 

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