18 Jun 2016

GK INITIATIVE for SBI Exam 2016- State wise General GK Round Up (West Bengal)

GK INITIATIVE for SBI Exam 2016- State wise General GK Round Up (West Bengal):
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.

West Bengal
 Chief Ministers
Mamata Banerjee
 National Park
Gorumara National Park
Neora Valley National Park
Singalila National Park
Sundarbans National Park
 Tiger Reserves
Buxa Tiger Reserve
Sundarbanstiger Reserve
Unesco World heritage sites
Sundarbans National Park
Mountain Railways – Darjeeling
 Famous Research institutes
Central Jute technological institutes – Kolkata
Archealogical survey Of India – Kolkata
School of Tropical Medicine – Kolkata
All India Institute of hygienic & Public Health – Kolakata, Central Glass and ceramic research institute – Kolkata
 Nuclear & Space research
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics – Kolkata 
 Largest Zoo in India
 Kolkata Zoological garden
 Largest Delta
 Biggest Stadium in India
Yuva Bharti Stadium – Kolkata
Dams & Rivers
Damodar Valley Corporation – Damodar River, Farakka Barrage – Ganges River
Durgapur Barrage – Damodar River

 Folk Dances
Chhau (Purulia), Ganthali
Gaudiya Nritya is a classical dances of west bengal
Kalpataru Utsab - January 1 of every year is celebrated as Kalpataru Day at Dakshineshwarand kossiporeuddyanbati.
Bengali language Day – 21st February
Bengali New Year, BhaiPhonta, Christmas
Kali Puja/Lakshmi Puja, Dolyatra
Durga Puja
 Population Census 2011
91,276,115(increased by 13.84%)
 Area(sq km census 2011)
 Sex – Ratio
 Important Stadiums
Barasat Stadium – football(soccer) –Barasat
Kolkata Race Course – Horse racing – Kolkata, Royal Calcutta Turf Club – Horse racing – Kolkata, Netaji Indoor Stadium –Indoor sports – Kolkata, Jadavpur Stadium – football(soccer)- Kolkata
Mohammedan Sporting Ground –football(soccer) – Kolkata, Rabindra Sarobar Stadium – football(soccer) – Kolkata, East Bengal Ground – football(soccer) – Kolkata, Kanchenjunga Stadium – football(soccer) – Siliguri, Salt Lake Stadium – football(soccer) – Kolkata, Eden gardens – Cricket – Kolkata 
 International Airport
Netaj iSubash chnadra Bose International Airport
 Laterite soil, Reaty& Marshy
 Major Mineral resources
 Lead – Zinc, Dolomite
 Major crops
West Bengal is the largest producer of rice in India with an
annual output of around 15 million tonnes, and the second
largest producer of potatoes in India with an average annual
output of 8.9 million tonnes. Rice, potato, jute, sugarcane
and wheat are the top five crops of the state.

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