1 Jun 2016

GK INITIATIVE for SBI/UIIC Exam 2016- State wise General GK Round Up (GUJARAT)

GK INITIATIVE for SBI/UIIC Exam 2016- State wise General GK Round Up (GUJARAT)
GK INITIATIVE for SBI/UIIC Exam 2016- State wise General GK Round Up (GUJARAT):
Dear Readers, General GK plays a vital role in all competitive exams, to make it simple we have planned to provide all the static General GK points by state wise on daily basis, and every weekend we will conduct “Revision Quiz on the General GK” which we have seen on that week. Kindly cooperate with us and make use of.

Chief Minister
Anandiben Patel
Om Prakash Kohli
National Parks
Vansda National Park, Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar, Gir National Park, Gulf of Kachchh Marine National Park.
Unesco World Heritage site
Champaner – Pavagadh Archaelogy Park
Rani kivav
Bird Sanctuary
Nal Sarovar Sanctuary
Nuclear and Space research centres
Space application centre, Physical Research laboratory
Dams & Rivers
Sardar Sarovar Dam(Narmada River), Ukai Dam (Tapti river),
Dharoi Dam (Banas River),
Kadana Dam (Mahi River),
Dantiwada Dam (Sabarmati River)
Population(census 2011)
60,439,692 (increased by 19.28%)
Area(sq km census 2011)
Sex ratio
Folk dances
Major Ports
International airport
Sardar Vallabhai Patel International Airport
Power plants
Kakrapar atomic power station, Gandhinagar Thermal Power Plant, Jhanor – Gandhar TPS in Urjanagar, Kawas TPS, Ukai TPS, Wanakbori TPS in Wanakbori
Major Mineral Resources
Bauxite Ore (Aluminum), Lead – Zinc, Dolomite, Fluorspar, Gypsum, Limestone
Gujarat Solar Park
Charanka Solar Park (The largest site within the Gujarat Solar Park is being built on a 2,000-hectare (4,900-acre) plot of land near Charanka village in Patan district, northern Gujarat. This hosts about 19 different projects by different developers. On 19 April 2012, a total of 214 megawatts (287,000 hp) had been commissioned.[44] It also became the world's second largest photovoltaic power station. When fully built out, the Charanka Solar Park will host 500 MW of solar power systems using state-of-the-art thin film technology ).
Important Festivals
Kite Festival, Modhera Dance Festival, Kutch Mahotsava
Important Stadiums
Sardar Patel Stadium-Cricket, Moti Bagh Stadium-Cricket, IPCL Sports Complex Ground-Cricket, Madhavrao Scindia Cricket Ground, Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium.