MAIN INDUSTRIES: – (There are 2,61,8 small scale industries, 4 textile mills and 4 automobile factories.)
Leather Industries (Kanpur)
Fertilizer (Phulpur, Gorakhpur)
Garam Kapad (Kanpur)
Glass industry (Firozabad)
Electronic Industry (Ghaziabad)
Sugar Industry (Kanpur, Lucknow, Gorakhpur)
Dairy Industry (Kanpur and Aligarh)
Cement Industry (Kajrahat)
Minerals: – Phosphorites (Lalitpur District)
National National Park: – Jim Corbett National Park (Ramganga), Dudhwa National Park (Lakhimpur)
Main rivers: – Bhagirathi, Rihand, Ramganga, Ganga, Gomti, Ghaghra, Gandak, Betwa, Sharda, Chambal, Sindh, Kane and Son.
Mountains: – Vindhya, Shivalik and Kaimur
Projects: – Tehri Project, Ramganga Project
Places to visit: Taj Mahal (Agra) Salim Chishti Dargah (Fatehpur Sikri), Varanasi, Gorakhpur, Ayodhya, Jhansi, Lucknow, Haridwar, Kedarnath, Prayag, Kashi, Gokul-Mathura, Chitrakoot, Sarnath, Kushinagar , Sant Kabirnagar
Important Plans: –
Bhagyalakshmi Yojana (Bonds of Rs. 50,000 are given to a poor family and Rs. 5100 / – is given to the mother on the birth of a daughter.)
Additional Information: –
India is one of the most populous states in India.
Uttar Pradesh is the northernmost state of India. Its history is 2000 years old.
Chaukhandi Stupa of Sarnath near Varanasi where Lord Buddha first preached.
Lord Vishnu incarnate Sri Ramchandraji was born in Ayodhya, now Faizabad district in the third age.
Lord Rama spent fourteen years in the area of Vanvas Prayag and Chitrakoot etc.
Suchita Kripalani, the first woman Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh (18)
The first woman governor was Sarojini Naidu (19).
Anoida and Lucknow are far ahead in the field of information technology.
Greenpark Stadium in Kanpur is an international level stadium. Also world famous for leather shoes.
The rivers Ganga, Jamuna and Saraswati converge at Allahabad.
The world’s largest statue of Hanumanji with a height of 110 feet is located in Sitamarhi.
New India Pharmacist was established in Hardoi district for the first Ayurvedic medicine industry.
Sonbhadra district in Uttar Pradesh is the only district in the country which is bounded by four regions.
The first Governor of Uttar Pradesh was Hormusji Modi (190).
Samad Kabir’s Samadhi is located in Sant Kabirnagar.
It is the birthplace of Maharshi Valmiki, the author of Ramayana and Goswami Tulsidas, the author of Ramcharitamanas.