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Important Trophies and Cups related to Sports

Important Trophies and Cups related to Sports

Important Trophies and Cups related to Sports we have seen in most of the exam one question is asked from Trophies and Cups related to Sports. So we have provided you Important Trophies and Cups related to Sports List for upcoming exams like – RRB, IBPS , FCI, UIIC, OICL and many more upcoming exams.

Cricket :~
 Ashes Cup,
 Asia Cup,
 C.K. Naidu Trophy,
 Deodhar Trophy,
 Duleep Trophy,
 Gavaskar Border Trophy,
 G.D. Birla Trophy,
 Gillette Cup,
 ICC World Cup,
 Irani Trophy,
 Jawharlal Nehru Cup,
 Rani Jhansi Trophy,
 Ranji Trophy,
 Rohinton,
 Barcia Trophy,
 Rothmans Cup,
 Sahara Cup,
 Sharjah Cup,
 Singer Cup,
 Titan Cup,
 Vijay Hazare Trophy,
 Vijay Merchant Trophy,
 Wisden Trophy,
 Wills Trophy.
Hockey :~
 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup,
 Aga khan Cup,
 Maharaja Ranjit Singh Gold Cup,
 Dhyanchand Trophy,
 Nehru Trophy,
 Sindhia Gold cup,
 Murugappa Gold Cup,
 Wellington Cup,
 Stanley Cup.
Football :~
 Rovers Cup,
 Bandodkar Trophy,
 Merdeka Cup,
 Confederation cup,
 DCM Trophy,
 Durand Cup,
 Rovers Cup,
 B.C. Raj Trophy (National Championship),
 FIFA world Cup,
 Jules Rimet Trophy,
 Kalinga Cup,
 Santosh Trophy,
 IFA Shield,
 Scissor Cup,
 Subroto Cup,
 Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee Trophy,
 Todd Memorial Trophy,
 Vittal Trophy,
 UEFA Champions League.
Badminton :~
 Amrit Diwan Cup,
 Asia Cup,
 Chaddha Cup,
 European Cup,
 Harilela Cup,
 Ibrahim Rahimatillah Challenger Cup,
 Konica Cup,
 Sophia Cup,
 Kitiakara Cup,
 Malaysian Open,
 Thomas Cup (men),
 Uber Cup (women).
Table Tennis :~
 Travancore Cup (women),
 Swathling Cup (men),
 Bama Belleck Cup.
Lawn Tennis :~
 Davis Cup,
 Australian Open,
 French Open,
 Wimbledon,
 US Open,
 Heineken Cup.
Golf :~
 Augusta Masters,
 British Open,
 US Maters.
Horse Racing :~
 Derby.
Rowing :~
 Wellington trophy.

Important Awards and their Fields

Important Awards and their Fields

Important Awards and their Fields Hello Friends,
we have seen in most of the exam one question is asking from Awards and their Fields name. So we have provided you Important Awards and their Fields list for upcoming exams like – RBI, RRB, IBPS , FCI, SSC CGL, IRDAI, UIIC, OICL and many more upcoming exams. 

1. Bharat Ratna – It is the highest civilian award of the India. The award was given for outstanding achievements in the arts, literature, science and public services but the government expanded the criteria to include “any field of human endeavour”. The number of annual awards is restricted to a maximum of three in a particular year.

2. Padma Awards – Padma VibhushanPadma Bhushan and Padma Shri  awards are for exceptional and distinguished service in any field including service rendered by Government servants.

3. Gallantry Awards – Param Vir Chakra (PVC), Ashok Chakra, Shaurya Chakra    are given for appreciating the brave and gallant.

4. Nobel Prize – The Nobel Prize is widely regarded as the most prestigious award available in the fields of literature, medicine, physics, chemistry, peace, and economics.

5. Booker PrizeLiterature
It is an annual award for the best original novel, written in the English language, and published in the UK literary award.

6. Vyas SammanLiterature
Vyas Samman is awarded annually by the K.K. Birla Foundation in recognition of the Hindi literary work published in past 10 years.

7. Moorti Devi AwardLiterature
The Moortidevi Award is an annual literary award in India presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith organization for a work which emphasizes Indian philosophy and culture.

8. Saraswati SammanLiterature
The award was instituted in 1991 by the K. K. Birla Foundation. It is an annual award given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any 22 Indian languages.

9. Jnanpith awardLiterature
The award was instituted in 1961 and it is It is presented by the Bharatiya Jnanpith, a trust founded by the Sahu Jain family, the publishers of the newspaper The Times of India. It is an annual award given for outstanding prose or poetry literary works in any 22 Indian languages.

10. Bihari PuraskarLiterature
Bihari Puraskar is a literary award instituted by K. K. Birla Foundation. The award is named after the famous Hindi poet Bihari and is awarded to an outstanding work published in Hindi or Rajasthani by a Rajasthani writer.

11. The Oscar/Academy AwardsFilms
This is an annual American awards ceremony honoring cinematic achievements in the film industry.

12. Dadasaheb Phalke Award Cinema/Films
The Dadasaheb Phalke Award is India’s highest award in cinema. It is presented annually at the National Film Awards ceremony by the Directorate of Film Festivals, an organisation set up by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

13. Arjuna Award – outstanding performance from the sports persons in sports and games.
The Government has modified the format of Arjuna Award very recently and as per the revised schematic guidelines a sports person must have very good consistent performances for the previous 3 years at the international level to be considered as eligible for the Award.

14. Dronacharya AwardEminent coaches of any particular sport
The award is named after the very famous archery coach, mentioned in the epic of India known as the Mahabharata. This very award is not related with the sports persons who are still playing in the field; instead this is related to those eminent coaches of any particular sport.

15. Dhyan Chand Award – The award that is given to the veteran sports persons of India for their lifetime achievement in their respective field of sport is named as the Dhyan Chand Award for Life Time Achievement in Sports and Games.

16. Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award – The Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna is the highest honour bestowed to a sports person for his/her achievements in India.

17. Stirling PrizeArchitecture
The Royal Institute of British Architects Stirling Prize is a British prize for excellence in architecture.

18. Aga Khan AwardArchitecture
The Aga Khan Award for Architecture (AKAA) is an architectural prize established by Aga Khan IV in 1977. It aims to identify and reward architectural concepts that successfully address the needs and aspirations of Islamic societies in the fields of contemporary design, social housing, community development and improvement.

19. Pritzker PrizeArchitecture
The Pritzker Architecture Prize is awarded annually “to honor a living architect.

20. Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar PrizeScience & Technology
The Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Prize for Science and Technology (SSB) is a science award in India given annually by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) for notable and outstanding research, applied or fundamental, in biology, chemistry, environmental science, engineering, mathematics, medicine and Physics.

21. Kalinga PrizeScience
The Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science is an award given by UNESCO for exceptional skill in presenting scientific ideas to lay people.

22. Grammy Award Music
A Grammy Award, or Grammy, is an accolade by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences of the United States to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry.

23. Abel PrizeMathematics
The Abel Prize is an international prize awarded annually by the Government of Norway to one or more outstanding mathematicians.

24. International Gandhi Peace Prize – This award is given to individuals and institutions for their contributions towards social, economic and political revolution through non-violence and Gandhian philosophy. The award carries Rs. 10 million in cash.

25. Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award – This is for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management.

26. Green Star Awards – The Green Star Awards recognize those who have made extraordinary efforts to respond to environmental disasters around the world.

27. Magsaysay AwardPublic Service, Leadership, Journalism, Literature,creative arts and international understanding.

28. Pulitzer Prize – The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.

29. Sahitya Akademi AwardBooks in Indian Languages and English.

30. Manthan Award – It is an initiative in India to recognize the best practices in e-Content and Creativity.

31. FiFi Awards – The FiFi Awards  honor the fragrance industry’s creative achievements.

32.  Sangeet-Natak Akademi AwardMusic, dance and Drama.

33. BAFTA AwardsTelevision, Films, Video Games and Animation.

 

State-Wise List of Festivals/Fairs in India

State-Wise List of Festivals/Fairs in India

State-Wise List of Festivals/Fairs in India we have compiled the List of Festivals/Fairs in India and provided in a PDF Format. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams.

Andhra Pradesh :
Pitr-Paksha- Mahalaya Amavasya, Noopuraraavam ,All India Industrial Exhibition (Numaish), Bhishma Ekadasi, Deccan Festival, Telugu New Year, Ugadi (Gudi Padwa), Sri Rama Navami Festival, Vinayaka Chaturthi, Durga Festival, Nagula Chavithi.
Assam :
Magh or Bhogali Bihu, Dehing Patkai Festival, Elephant Festival, Pragjyothi International Dance Festival, Bohag Bihu, Bihu.
Andaman and Nicobar :
Island Tourism Festival, Swami Vivekananda Jayanti, Reh – Idu Festival.
Arunachal Pradesh :
Boori Boot – Nyishi, Hill Miris Festival, Losar – Monpa Festival, Tamladu – Idu-Mishmi tribe, Oriah – Wancho tribe, Ali-Aye Ligang – Mishing tribe, Nyokum – Nishi Festival, Mopin – Adi Festival, Pongtu -Tutsa tribe, Sanken – Khampti and Singhpo tribe, Moh or Mol – Tangsa tribe, Dree – Apatani Festival, Solung – Adi Festival, Chalo Loku – Nocte tribe.
Bihar :
Rajgir Dance Festival, Chhath Puja, Sonepur Cattle Fair.
Daman and Diu :
National Tribal art & Food Festival, Monsoon Magic Festival, Heritage Festival, Nariyela Poornima.
Dadra and Nagar Haveli :
Holika Dahan.
Delhi :
Delhi Book Fair, Taj Mahotsav, Garden Tourism Festival, Mango Festival.
Gujarat :
Kutch Festival / Kutch Rann Utsav, Paragliding Festival, Saptak Music Festival, Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, Uttarayan Kite Festival, Modhera Dance Festival(Uttarardh Mahotsav), Vad Fest, Global Bird Watchers Conference, Bhavnath Fair, Great Indian Heritage Fest, Dangs Darbar, Kavant Fair, Chaitra Navratri, Chitra Vichitra Fair, Mango Festival, Monsoon Festival, Tarnetar Fair (Temple of Shiva or Trinetreshwar), Bhadrapada Purnima (Ambaji), Beach Festival, Shamlaji Fair, Vautha Fair.
Goa :
Sunburn Festival, Zatra at Cansaulin, Goa Carnival, Feast of Sacred Heart of Jesus, Sao Joao, Feast of Assumption of our Lady, Feast of Three Kings, Gokulashtami, Chovoth, Ladainha or Ladin, Feast of St Francis Xavier, Feast of Immaculate Conception, Goa Liberation Day.
Haryana :
Surajkund Craft Mela, Guru Ravidas’s Birthday, Shaheedi Diwas of Bhagat Singh, Rajguru & Sukhedev, Baisakhi Festival, Maharana Pratap Jayanthi, Sant Kabir Jayanthi, Haryana Heroes Martyrdom Day, Maharaja Agrasen Jayanti, Haryana Day, Shaheed Udham Singh’s Birthday.
Himachal Pradesh :
Losar, Himachal Day, Rakhadumni – Rakhi.
Jammu and Kashmir :
Leh Sindhu Darshan, Kashmir Lavender Festival, 33rd Kalachakra, Guru Tse-Chu, Vikram Samvat, Wanchuk, Galdan Namchot, Lohri, Spitok Gustor Zanskar, Spituk Gustor, Basant Panchmi, Dosmochey Festival, Yargon Tungshak, Guru Tse-Chu, Stok Guru Tsechu, Matho Nagrang, Nagrang, Shab-e-Miraj, Yuru Kabgyat, Hemis Festival, Shachukul Gustor, Zanskar Karsha Gustor, Phyang Tsedup, Korzok Gustor, Dak-Thok Tse-Chu, Sakti Tse-Chu, Naszal, Ladakh Festival, Navratri, Thiksay Gustor,Chemrey Angchok, Galdan Namchot, Losar (New Year).
Karnataka :
Makar Sankramana, Pattadakal Dance Festival, Gudi Padva or Ugadi, Naga Panchami.
Kerala :
Swathi Sangeethotsavam, Arthunkal Perunnal, Sabarimala Makaravilakku, Kanjiramattom Nercha, Nishagandhi Festival, Ernakulathappan Utsavam, Pattambi Nercha, Thaipooyam, Thaipooya Mahotsavam, Maramon Convention, Machattu Mamangam, Pariyanampetta Pooram, Adoor Gajamela, Kuttikkol Thampuratty Theyyam, Uthralikavu Pooram, Chettikulangara Bharani, Guruvayoor Utsavam, Chittur Kongan Pada, Chinakkathoor Pooram, Attukal Pongala, Parippally Gajamela, Thirunakkara Arattu, Attuvela Mahotsavam, Kodungalloor Bharani, Malanada Kettukazhcha, Arattupuzha Pooram, Nenmara Vallangi Vela, Feast Malayattoor Church, Kadammanitta Padayani, Vishu, Feast at Edathua Church, Thrissur Pooram, Kottiyoor Utsavam, Champakulam Boat Race, Nehru Trophy Boat Race, Thripunithura Athachamayam, Onam, Payippad Boat Race, Aranmula Boat Race, Pulikali, Feast at Manarcad, Neelamperoor Padayani, Vallarpadam Thirunal, Sree Narayana Guru Samadhi, Amrithanandamayi Birthday, Sree Narayana Guru Jayanthi, Soorya Music Festival, Soorya Dance Festival, Mannarasala Ayilyam, Feast at Parumala, Chembai Sangeetholsavam, Kalpathi Ratholsavam, Vaikathashtami Festival, Perumthitta Tharavad Kottamkuzhy, Kochi Biennale, Cochin Carnival, Theyyam at Kanathoor.
Madhya Pradesh :
Tejaji Fair, Khajuraho Dance Festival.
Maharashtra :
Kalidas Festival, Bird fest, Chikoo Utsav, Nag Panchami.
Meghalaya :
Bob Dylan Festival, Ahaia Festival.
Manipur :
Chavang Kut.
Mizoram :
Chapchar Kut.
Nagaland :
Moatsu Festival, Hornbill Festival.
Orissa :
Savitri Amavasya, Mukteswar Dance Festival, Sattila Ekadasi, Rajarani Music Festival, Bhaimi Ekadasi, Magha Purnima, Puri Beach Festival, Kumbha Sankranti, Pankoddhar Ekadasi, Konark Dance Festival, Phagu Dasami, Papanasini Ekadasi, Dola Purnima, Meena Sankranti, Papamochani Ekadasi, Chaitra Amavasya, Rama Navami, Kamada Ekadasi, Pana Sankranti, Baruthini Ekadasi, Chandan Yatra, Akshaya Tritiya, Mohini Ekadasi, Jala Krida Ekadasi, Brusha Sankranti, Sudasha Brata, Raja Sankranti, Rath Yatra, Bada Ekadasi, Bahuda Yatra, Singha Sankranti, Khudurukuni Osha, Gamha Purnima, Bali Trutiya, Kanya Sankranti, Rushi Panchami, Saraswati Puja, Garbhana Sankranti, Mahastami, Kumarotstaba Purnima,
Kartik Purnima, Bichha Sankranti, Awala Navami, Konark Festival, International Sand Art Festival, Prathamastami, Manabasa – Gurubar Osha, Dhanu Sankranti.
Punjab :
Muktsar Fair, Lohri, Pracheen Kala Kendra Nritya and Sangeet Sammelan, Baisakhi, Guru Parab- Guru Nanak’s Birthday.
Puducherry :
International Yoga festival.
Rajasthan :
Bikaner Camel Festival, Jaipur Literature Festival, Nagaur Fair/Ramdeoji cattle fair, Beneshwar Fair, Desert Festival, Braj Festival, Shekhawati Festival, Jambheshwar Fair, Elephant Festival, Gangaur Festival, Mewar Spring Festival, Rajasthan Day Celebration, Mahaveerji Fair, Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival (JFG), Summer Festival,
Urs Fair, Teej Festival, Kajli Teej Festival, Kota Dussehra, Marwar Festival, Galiyakot Urs, Pushkar Camel Fair, Kolayat Fair (Kapil Muni Fair), Chandrabhaga Fair, Matasya Festival, Bundi Utsav, Winter Festival.
Sikkim :
Saga Dawa, Drupka Tseshi, Lakshmi Puja, Lhabab Duechen, Kagyat Dance, Losoong Sikkimese, Maghe Sankranti Sanhamole,
Losar Tibetan, International Flower Festival, Guru Rimpoche’s Birthday, Pang Lhabsol.
Tamil Nadu :
Kambam Festival, Chennai Dance Festival (December Season), Chennai Music Festival (December Season), Arudra Darisanam / Thiruvathirai, Thyagaraja Aradhana, Bhogi Pongal, Surya Pongal, Mattu Pongal, Jallikattu Festival, Thiruvalluvar day, India International Leather Fair, Thaipusam, Natyanjali Festival, Tamil New Year, Velankanni Church Festival, Mamallapuram Dance Festival.
Tripura :
Rabindra / Nazrul Jayanthi, Kharchi Puja, Ker Puja, Diwali Festival.
Uttaranchal :
Magh Mela, Uttarayani Mela, International Yoga Week.
Uttar Pradesh :
Ayurveda Jhansi Mahotsav, Kailash Fair, Ayudha Puja, Nag Nathaiya, Deva Mela Ramayan Mela Ayodhya, Kumbh Mela, Magh Mela, Dhrupad Mela, Lathmar Holi, Sheetala Ashtami, Sankat Mochan Music Festival, Ganga Dussehras, Sri Krishna Janmashtami, Ram Leela, Matki Leela, Ganga Mahotsav, Dev Deepavali.
West Bengal :
Kenduli Mela, Gangasagar Mela, Dover Lane Music Conference, Birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Vasant Panchami, Birthday of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, Bengali Nava Barsha, Rabindra Jayanti, Durga Puja, Nandikar National Theatre Festival, Vishnupur (Bishnupur Festival).

 

List of Folk & Classical Dance Form in India – StateWise

List of Folk & Classical Dance Form in India – StateWise

List of Folk & Classical Dance Form in India – StateWise  Here we have provided some important dance in India.Now a days , questions are asked from dance forms of different states in India. Given below detail will be helpful for your upcoming competitive exams.

State Classical Dance form Tribal and folk dances
Andhra Pradesh Kuchipudi Kottam
Lambadi
Koya
Kolannalu
Assam Sattriya Bagurumba
Ojapali
Bihu
 Jhumur
Ankia Nat
Arunachal Pradesh Bardo Chham
Chalo
Popir
Aji Lamu
Lion and Peacock dance
Bihar Purbi
Jata Jatni Bidpada
Jadur
Kathaputli
Jatra
Jhijiya
Bhako
Natna
Bidesia
Senkela Chhau
Faguna or Fag
Chhatisgarh Raut Nacha
Panthi
Gujarat Dandya Ras
Garba Lasya Nritya
Bhavai
Garba
Rasila
Siddi Dhamal
Hudo
Matukadi
Aagawa
Tippani
Goa Fugdi
Dekhnni
Kunbi
Gonph
Ghode modni
Tonya mel
Dhalo
Haryana Dhamal
Khoria
Manjira dance
Gogaji or Gugga dance
Loor
Naqqal
Swang
Ghoomar
Himachal Pradesh Nati
Munzra
Luddi Dance
Kanayala
Giddha Parhaun
Hikat
Jammu and Kashmir Dumhal
Rouf
 Vetal Dhamali
Bhand Pathar
Chakri
Jharkhand Karma
Karnataka Yakshagana  Veeragase
Simha Nutrya
Dollu Kunitha
Bedara Vesha
Santa
Doddata-Bayalata
Kerala Kathakali Chakyar koothu
Mohiniattam Ottam Thullal
Chavittu Natakam
Kaikotti Kalai
Oppana
Koodiyattam
Krishnavattam
Thitambu Nritham
Mudiyettu
Thirayattam
Theyyam
Padayani
Duffmuttu
Lakshadweep Lava
Madhya Pradesh Grida dance
Lota
Pandvan
Tertali
Charkula
Jawara
Matki dance
Phulpatti dance
Macha
Maanch
Gaur maria dance
Mizoram Chiraw (Bamboo Dance)
Manipur Manipuri Thang ta
Dhol cholom
Maharashtra Pavri Nach
Lavani
Koli dance
Lezim
Gondha
Tamasha
Nagaland Chang Lo (Sua Lua)
Odisha Odissi Ghumara
Pala Jtra
Paika
Chhau
Goti pua
Karma Naach
Ghumra
Baagh Naach
Savari
Puducherry   Garadi
Punjab Bhangra
Giddha
Daff
Dhaman
Malwai
Jhumar,
Karthi
Kikli
Sammi
Dandass
Ludi
Jindua
Rajasthan Ghumar
Chakri
Gangaur
Jhulan
Kachchhi Ghodi
Jhuma
Banjaara
Kalbelia
Sikkim Singhi chham
Yak Chaam
Maruni
 Kali Topi
Rechungma
Tamil Nadu Bharatnatyam Kummi
Kolattam
Kavadi
Karagattam
Theru koothu
Bommal attam
Puliyaattam
Oyilattam
Mayil Attam
Poikal Kudirai Attam
Parai Attam or Thappattam
Paampu attam or Snake Dance
Telangana Kuchipudi Perini Thandavam
Dappu
Bhurakatha
Bhathukumma
Gusadi
Lambadi
Tripura Hojagiri
Goria
Lebang Boomani
Uttarakhand Chholiya
Jagars
Thali-Jadda
Jhainta
Barada Nat
Uttar Pradesh  Mayur Nritya
Raslila
Nautanki
Kajri
Jhora
Chhapeli
Jaita
West Bengal Chau
Gaudiya Nritya
Jatra
kathi
Alkap
Domni
Dhunachi
Dadra and Nagar Haveli Tarpa Dance 
Bhawada Dance
Dhol Dance
Gheria Dance

Indian Airways At A Glance

Indian Airways At A Glance

Indian Airways At A Glance  An airway is defined as the corridor that connects one specified location to another at a specified altitude, along which an aircraft that meets the requirements of the airway may be flown.

First in Airways:

  • First commercial civil aviation flight took place between Allahabad and Naini in 1911 – 6 miles .This is considered to be the world’s first airmail service
  • First International flight introduced  between  London -Karachi – Delhi  flight in 1912
  • First flight flew between Karachi and Bombay by JRD Tata In 1932
  • First civil aviation airport was formed in 1928 at Juhu, Mumbai
  • India’s first airline is Imperial Airways
  • First aircraft the Harlow trainer was rolled out for test flight in 1941
  • First Director general of Civil Aviation(DGCA)-Lt.Col. Shelmerdine in 1931
  • First International services flight between Bombay  and London via Cairo and Geneva started in 1948
  • First Civil Helicopter Services introduced in 1953
  • East-West Airlines was the first scheduled private airline in 1991
  • IC 814 flight of Indian Airlines was hijacked to Kandahar in 1999
  • Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy Tata was the India’s first licensed pilot in 1929.
  • Sarla Thakral. Sarla Thakralwas the first Indian woman pilot license in 1936
  • First Boeing all-women crew flight commanded by Captain Saudamini Deshmukh  on September 1989
  • First youngest pilot Captain Nivedita Bhasin(26) of Indian Airlines in 1990
  • First woman commercial pilot Prem Mathur  flying for Deccan Airways in 1948
  • First Asian airline Boeing 707–420(Gauri Shankar) inducted  a jet aircraft in its flee in 1960
  • First national level private airline East West Airlines to operate in the country after 37 years in 1990

Some Important facts :

India crowned world’s fastest growing aviation market in 2015 by the International Air Transport Association (IATA)

  • India is the ninth largest civil aviation market in the world with a market size of $16 billion and aims to become the 3rd largest market by 2020
  • Bangalore is the aviation manufacturing hub in India(65%)
  • Three largest airline in India in terms of passengers – IndiGo, Jet Airways and Indian Airlines
  • Air Corporations Act was passed by Indian Parliament in 1953
  • International Airports Authority of India (IAAI) was constituted in 1972
  • National Airports Authority was constituted in 1986.
  • Eight companies were in service within and outside the country at the time of independence, namely Tata Airlines, Indian National Airways, Air service of India, Deccan Airways, Ambica Airways, Bharat Airways and Mistry Airwa
  • Air India is commended in the Guinnes Book of World Records for the largest evacuation effort by a civil before the first Gulf War in 1990
  • India’s first ever budget airline Air Deccan begins operations on 25th August. The first flight is from Bangalore to Mangalore.
  • Indian Airlines was rebranded as Indian in 2005
  • The Regional Airlines Policy was announced in 2007
  • The path breaking Greenfield Airport Policy of the Government was announced in 2008
  • AERA was established to regulate the economic aspects of airports. It is an autonomous body set up by an Act of Parliament in 2009
  • Airport Economic Regulatory Authority Appellate Tribunal (AERAAT) was established in 2010
  • The real ‘Airlift’: Air India’s rescue mission in Kuwait won it a place in Guinness Records in 2016

List of Hijackings:

  • Indian Airlines plane Fokker F27 Friendship aircraft named Ganga on its way from Srinagar to Jammu was hijacked by Hashim Quereshi and Ashraf Quereshi of the JKLF on 1971 January 30
  • Delhi-Jaipur-Mumbai flight (IC 491) was commandeered and taken to Lahore where the hijackers were overpowered on September 10,1976.
  • Devendra Nath Pandey and Bhola Nath Pandey hijacked Indian Airlinesflight IC-410 as it flew over Aligarh, to protest the imprisonment of Indira Gandhi by the Janata Party government on December 20, 1978.
  • An Indian airlines plane Jetliner (Boeing 737) on flight from Srinagar to Delhi is hijacked by Sikh Terrorists and taken to Lahore on September 29, 1981
  • Boeing 737 a scheduled flight from Bombay to New Delhi hijacked on August 22, 1982
  • An Indian Airlines flight from Jodhpur to Delhi was hijacked. The hijacked plane landed at Amritsar in 1982
  • 1984 July 6 – An Indian Airlines jet carrying 255 passengers and a crew of nine on flight from Srinagar to New Delhi was hijacked and forced to land in Lahore, Pakistan.The hijackers were reported to be armed with pistols, daggers and explosives. The hijackers’ surrender to Pakistan authorities ended a 17- hour ordeal for the plane’s passengers and crew, who remained aboard the A-300 Airbus in suffocating heat, with little food and water.
  • An Indian Airlines flight IC 405 from Pathankot to Lahore was hijacked between Srinagar and Mumbai on July 1984
  • Seven young hijackers demanded an Indian Airlines jetliner, on a domestic flight from Chandigarh to Srinagar to be flown to the United States. The plane was taken to Lahore and then to Karachi and finally to Dubai where the defense minister of UAE negotiated the release of the passengers on 1984 August 24
  • TheAir India 182 Kanishka from Toronto via Montreal and London to New Delhi exploded off the coast of Ireland on June 23, 1985 by  Inderjit Singh Reyat
  • A Patna-Lucknow-Delh iIndian Airlines flight IC-810 was hijacked by Satish Chandra Pandey on Jan 22, 1993
  • Indian Airlines Flight IC427 hijacked between April 24 and April 25, 1993. Commandos from the National Security Guard (NSG) by Mohammed Yousuf Shah. The rescue was code-named Operation Ashwamedh.
  • Indian Airlines Lucknow-Delhi Flight IC-436 was hijacked by four college students of the Lucknow Arts College seeking to postpone their college exams in April 1993
  • A Delhi – ChennaiAir India Airbus 320 was hijacked by a man who wanted Marathwada University to be renamed after Dr B R Ambedkar on  January 13th, 1994.
  • Indian Airlines Flight 814 known as IC 814 was an Indian Airlines Airbus A300 en route from Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, Nepal to Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, hijacked on 24 December 1999 by Harkat-ul-Mujahideen

International Airports of India

Name of the Airport City State
Veer Savarkar International Airport Port Blair Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport Guwahati Assam
Gaya Airport Gaya Bihar
Indira Gandhi International Airport New Delhi Delhi
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport Ahmedabad Gujarat
Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru Karnataka
Mangalore Airport Mangalore Karnataka
Cochin International Airport Kochi Kerala
Calicut International Airport Kozhikode Kerala
Trivandrum International Airport Thiruvananthapuram Kerala
Raja Bhoj Airport Bhopal Madhya Pradesh
Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport Indore Madhya Pradesh
Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Mumbai Maharashtra
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport Nagpur Maharashtra
Pune Airport Pune Maharashtra
Zaruki International Airport Shillong Meghalaya
Biju Patnaik International Airport Bhubaneshwar Odisha
Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport Amristar Punjab
Jaipur International Airport Jaipur Rajasthan
Chennai International Airport Chennai Tamil Nadu
Civil Aerodrome Coimbatore Tamil Nadu
Tiruchirapalli International Airport Tiruchirappalli Tamil Nadu
Rajiv Gandhi International Airport Hyderabad Telangana
Chaudhary Charan Singh Airport Lucknow Uttar Pradesh
Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport Varanasi Uttar Pradesh
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport Kolkata West Bengal

Domestic Airports

Airport City State
Donakonda Airport Donakonda Andhra Pradesh
Cuddapah Airport Kadapa Andhra Pradesh
Daporijo Airport Daporijo Arunachal Pradesh
Tezu Airport Tezu Arunachal Pradesh
Dibrugarh Airport Dibrugarh Assam
Rupsi Airport Dhubri Assam
Tezpur Airport Tezpur Assam
Jogbani Airport Jogbani Bihar
Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Airport Patna Bihar
Jagdalpur Airport Jagdalpur Chhattisgarh
Swami Vivekananda Airport Raipur Chhattisgarh
Diu Airport Diu Daman and Diu
Vadodara Airport Vadodara Gujarat
Kandla Airport Kandla Gujarat
Bhavnagar Airport Bhavnagar Gujarat
Keshod Airport Keshod Gujarat
Porbandar Airport Porbandar Gujarat
Rajkot Airport Rajkot Gujarat
Surat Airport Surat Gujarat
Gaggal Airport Kangra Himachal Pradesh
Shimla Airport Shimla Himachal Pradesh
Bhuntar Airport Kullu Himachal Pradesh
Jammu Airport Jammu Jammu & Kashmir
Dhanbad Airport Dhanbad Jharkhand
Sonari Airport Jamshedpur Jharkhand
Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi Jharkhand
Belgaum Airport Belgaum Karnataka
Hubli Airport Hubli Karnataka
Mysore Airport Mysore Karnataka
Vidyanagar Airport Toranagallu Karnataka
Agatti Aerodrome Agatti Lakshadweep
Gwalior Airport Gwalior Madhya Pradesh
Jabalpur Airport Jabalpur Madhya Pradesh
Khajuraho Airport Khajuraho Madhya Pradesh
Khandwa Airport Khandwa Madhya Pradesh
Akola Airport Akola Maharashtra
Aurangabad Airport Aurangabad Maharashtra
Jalgaon Airport Jalgaon Maharashtra
Kolhapur Airport Kolhapur Maharashtra
Nanded Airport Nanded Maharashtra
Gandhinagar Airport Nashik Maharashtra
Ozar Airport Nashik Maharashtra
Ratnagiri Airport Ratnagiri Maharashtra
Solapur Airport Solapur Maharashtra
Tulihal Airport Imphal Manipur
Lengpui Airport Aizawl Mizoram
Dimapur Airport Dimapur Nagaland
Biju Patnaik Airport Bhubaneswar Orissa
Jharsuguda Airport Jharsuguda Orissa
Berhampur Airport Berhampur Orissa
Jeypore Airport Jeypore Orissa
Hirakud Airport Hirakud Orissa
Nuagaon Airport Nuagaon Orissa
Utkela Airport Utkela Orissa
Madurai Airport Madurai Tamil Nadu
Salem Airport Salem Tamil Nadu
Tuticorin Airport Tuticorin Tamil Nadu
Agartala Airport Agartala Tripura
Kailashahar Airport Kailashahar Tripura
Khowai Airport Khowai Tripura
Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun Uttrakhand
Pantnagar Airport Pantnagar Uttrakhand
Balurghat Airport Balurghat West Bengal
Cooch Behar Airport Cooch Behar West Bengal

 Future Airports

Airport City State
Warangal Airport Warangal Andhra Pradesh
Bijapur Airport Bijapur Karnataka
Karwar Airport Karwar Karnataka
Shimoga Airport Shimoga Karnataka
Gulbarga Airport Gulbarga Karnataka
Hassan Airport Hassan Karnataka
Bidar Airport Bidar Karnataka
Kannur International Airport Kannur Kerala
Navi Mumbai International Airport Navi Mumbai Maharashtra
Yavatmal Airport Yavatmal Maharashtra
Naini Saini Airport Pithoragarh Uttrakhand
Malda Airport Malda West Bengal

Two types of fund provided by GOI

GREEN INVESTMENT

  • Fresh Investment i.e. to build up airport from scratch
  • Bangalore & Hyderabad Airports

BROWN INVESTMENT

  • Renovation of old Airports
  • Delhi & Mumbai Airports

Awards & Recognitions received by Indian Airports:

  • World’s largest ‘charkha’ displaye at IGI airport
  • Mangaluru Airport conferred as best in the country
  • Cochin International Airport become India’s first green airport -world’s first solar powered airport
  • Indira Gandhi International adjudged as world’s best airport in 2015
  • Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) has won three international awards for 2015 year given by the Airports Council International (ACI).
  • Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) has been named as the world’s number 1 position for the second consecutive year in 25-40 Million Passengers Per Annum (MPPA) category
    Indira Gandhi International Airport to get India’s first body scanner
  • Airports in Jaipur and Lucknow which are managed by the Airports Authority of India, have won the first and second place of the 2015 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards
  • Golden Peacock National Quality Award 2015 for Delhi Airport
  • Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore is India’s First to Receive Green Co Platinum Rating

Important Persons to know

  1. Guruprasad Mohapatra – Chairman of Airports Authority of India
  2. Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju – Union Minister for Civil Aviation

Indian Railways At a Glance

Indian Railways At a Glance

Indian Railways At a Glance Dear Readers,we have collected some important information about Indian Railways. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams.

Indian Railways  is an Indian state-owned enterprise, owned and operated by the Government of India through the Ministry of Railways. It is one of the world’s largest railway networks comprising 115,000 km and 7,112 stations.

  • Railways were first introduced to India in the year 1853 from Mumbai to Thane
  • Indian Railways Nationalised in 1951
  • The country’s first railway, built by the Great Indian Peninsula Railway
  • The Indian railway system is the largest in Asia and fourth in the world based on rail transport network size after USA, China and Russia
  • It is the biggest employer in the world and the largest single undertaking in the country
  • It has the second biggest electrified system in the world after Russia
  • Indian Railways is divided into 16 zones.which are further sub-divided into 68 divisions
  • Each zone is headed by a general manager

Railway Zones

Name Established Headquarters Divisions
Southern 14 April 1951 Chennai Chennai, Tiruchirappalli, Madurai, and Salem, Palakkad,Thiruvananthapuram
Central 5 November 1951 Mumbai Mumbai,CST, Bhusawal, Pune, Solapur and
Nagpur
Western 5 November 1951 Mumbai Mumbai,Central, Ratlam, Ahmedabad, Rajkot,
Bhavnagar and Vadodara
Eastern 14 April 1952 Kolkata Howrah, Sealdah, Asansol and Malda Town
Northern 14 April 1952 Delhi Delhi, Ambala, Firozpur, Lucknow and
Moradabad
North Eastern 14 April 1952 Gorakhpur Izzatnagar, Lucknow and Varanasi
South Eastern 1955 Kolkata Adra, Chakradharpur, Kharagpur and Ranchi
Northeast Frontier 15 January 1958 Maligaon Alipurduar, Katihar, Rangia, Lumding and
Tinsukia
South Central 2 October 1966 Secunderabad Vijayawada, Secunderabad, Guntakal, Guntur,
Hyderabad and Nanded
East Central 1 October 2002 Hajipur Danapur, Dhanbad, Mughalsarai, Samastipur
and  Sonpur
North Western 1 October 2002 Jaipur Jaipur, Ajmer, Bikaner and Jodhpur
East Coast 1 April 2003 Bhubaneswar Khurda Road, Sambalpur and Visakhapatnam
North Central 1 April 2003 Allahabad Allahabad, Agra and Jhansi
South East Central 1 April 2003 Bilaspur Bilaspur, Raipur and Nagpur
South Western 1 April 2003 Hubli Hubli, Bangalore, Mysore and Gulbarga
West Central 1 April 2003 Jabalpur Jabalpur, Bhopal and Kota

Railway Tracks:

  • Track – Distance between rails
  • Broad Gauge – 1676mm
  • Metre Gauge – 1000mm
  • Narrow Gauge – 762mm/610mm

Manufacturing Unit

Name of the Unit Location
Chittaranjan Locomotive Works Chittaranjan, West Bengal
Central Organisation for Railway Electrification Allahabad, UP
Diesel Locomotive Works Varanasi, UP
Diesel Loco Modernisation Works Patiala, Punjab
Integral Coach Factory Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Rail Coach Factory Kapurthala, Punjab
Rail Wheel Factory Bangalore, Karnataka
Rail Coach Factory Raebareli, UP
Rail Wheel Plant Chhapra, Bihar
Diesel Component Factory Dankuni, West Bengal

Luxury Train routes

Name Run by Route
Palace on Wheels Rajasthan Tourism Delhi-Jaipur-Sawai-Madhopur-Chittorgarh-Udaipur-Jaisalmer-Jodhpur-Bharatpur-Agra-Delhi
Deccan Odyssey Maharashtra Tourism New Delhi – Sawai Madhopur – Agra – Jaipur – Udaipur – Vadodara – Ellora Caves – Mumbai
The Golden Chariot Karnataka Tourism Bengaluru, Kabini, Mysore-Belur – Halebidu – Hampi – Badami –Goa – Bengaluru
Royal Rajasthan on Wheels Rajasthan Tourism Delhi – Jaipur – Jaisalmer – Jodhpur –Sawai – Madhopur – Chittorgarh – Udaipur – Bharatpur – Agra – Delhi

Important Railway Committees

  • Shahnawaz Committee – 1954, High Level Safety Review Committee
  • Kanjaru Committee – 1962, Railway Accidents Committee
  • Wahchoo Committee – 1968, Railway Safety Committee
  • Seekari Committee – 1978, Railway Accidents Enquiry Committee
  • Khanna Committee – 1998, Railway Safety Review Committee
  • Arvind Panagariya committee – 2016 to fast-track bullet train project

Important facts about Railway:

  • First train in India – Mumbai to Thane, With 400 passengers, this train completed its journey of 34 kms with the help of three engines–Sahib, Sindh and Sultan.
  • Father of Indian Railway – Lord Dalhousie
  • Fastest train – The Bhopal Shatabdi Express,1988,betweenAgra and New Delhi
  • Slowest train in India- Nilgri Express,between Chennai and Mettupalayam
  • First electric train – Deccan Queen, 1931,connects Mumbai with Pune .
  • First double-decker train – Shatabdi train was flagged off in October 2011
  • First air-conditioned double-decker train – Shatabdi train will run from Mumbai to Goa
  • First underground railway (Metro Railway) – Kolkata Metro(1984)
  • Largest Zone in Indian Railways – Northern Railway
  • A platform surrounded by rail lines from all the four sides – Island platform
  • First railway station – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station in Mumbai.
  • Longest running train -Vivek Express. It runs from Dibrugarh in upper Assam to Kanyakumari at the southern tip of Tamil Nadu.
  • Longest railway platform –Gorakhpur railway station, Uttar Pradesh
  • First A.C. train between Bombay and Baroda started – 1936
  • First broad gauge super fast train – rajdhani express new delhi howrah 1stmarch 1969
  • First metre gauge super fast train – pink city express new delhi jaipur 17thoct 1981
  • First narrow gauge super fast train – shivalik deluxe express kalka – shimla 9thaug 1996
  • First time table 1853 central india
  • First stamp on indian railways 4 annas 10thdec 1936 by king george
  • First ac train mumbai and baroda 1936
  • First automatic signalling system 1928
  • First railway book stall – 1877 allahabad wheeler & co ltd
  • First wagon in india 1920 jessop & co., Kolkata
  • First vestibuled train 1stjune 1930, deccan queen
  • World’s first double decker train – 1862 bb&cir
  • First railway tunnel of Indian railway -Parsik tunnel
  • First rail minister after independence – John Mathai and before independence Asif Ali
  • Countries there is no railway line – Lebanon,Mauritius reunion, Libya, Argentina, Afghanistan, Papua,New Guinea
  • Trains that have placed in Guinness Book -Darjeeling Toy Train, Nilgiri Mountain Train Simla Toy Train, Mathenron Toy Train, Place on wheels Royal Orient, Buddha circular Express, Fairy Queen.
  • Satpura Express numerical name 10001/10002 – run between Jabalpur and Balaghat
  • Longest train -Prayagraj Express (26 Coaches, New Delhi–Allahabad)
  • Highest Railway station in India – Similiguda (996.08 mt from sea level in the Valtair division of Southern–Eastern Railway)
  • Highest river bridge manufactured under Konkan Railway – Panval River Rail bridge (64 mt. high)
  • Division that has maximum number of tunnels – Kalka Simla division of Northern Railway (103 tunnels)
  • Longest railway bridge of Indian railway – Railway bridge in Kerala near Kochchi joins Idapalli to Vallerpadma (Length 4.62 km)
  • Last railway station of Northern Railway and Indian Railway – Bajalta
  • Indian state has maximum rail routes – Uttar Pradesh
  • Himsagar Express passes through – 11 States(Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Tamilnadu, Karnataka and Kerala)
  • Railway station that has all the three rails -Dumdum Railway station (EMU rail service circular Railway and Metro Railway)
  • Railway station has smallest name from the English alphabets -IB (Between Howrah–Nagpur)
  • Railway station has longest name – Venkatanarsimharajuvaripeta (Tamilnadu)
  • First female operator in Delhi Metro – Minakshi Sharma.
  • First female to become the member of Railway Board – Vijaylaxmi Vishwanathan
  • Longest platform situated – Khadagpur (West Bengal)
  • Train only for women run – From Churchgate to Boriwali in Mumbai
  • Metro Rail in Calcutta – 1984
  • Railway week celebrated on 10–16April.
  • 19 Railway Recruitment Boards are there in India
  • First tourist rail – Palace on wheels in 1982 between Delhi–Jaipur
  • Railway accident in the history of Indian Railway occurred in Morghat (Pure–Bombay root) on 5 January, 1869
  • Longest rail route in India – from Dibrugarh (Assam) To Kanyakumari
  • First monorail operate in India – From Sarhind to Alampur and Bhawani mandi to Patiala
  • India’s first indigenous steam engine – F–734
  • First longest railway tunnel situated between Monkey hill and Khandala (2100 mt)
  • First telecommunication between guard and driver – Mumbai–New Delhi (Rajdhani Express)
  • First Rajdhani Express ran between New Delhi–Howrah , 1969
  • First DC electrical rail engine – Lokmanya (CLW manufactured it in 1961)
  • First computer reservation system start in New Delhi, 2002
  • Biggest railway yard located in India-Itarasi (Madhya Pradesh)
  • Southern Eastern Railway is known as ‘Blue chip’
  • Metroman – Shridharan (Delhi Metro Rail Engineers)
  • First Duranto Express ran between Sialdah and New Delhi 18 September, 2009
  • Numbers of Indian railway used to be of 5 Digits from 20 December, 2010
  • Busiest railway station in Indian-Lucknow (64 Trains everyday).
  • First railway factory established in Jamalpur, 1890
  • Train runs between India and Pakistan – Samjhauta Express, Thar Express
  • Railway zone launched first Railway Time Table -Central Railway
  • State with minimum rail routes – Manipur
  • First blind friendly train, from Mysuru to Varanasi – Train no. 16226/ 16230.

Other Important Recent Facts :

  • Dial 138 for medical emergency on train launched by Manoj Sinha, Minister of State for Railways.
  • Golden Day in the history of Northeast – 10 August 2015
  • Harsh Vardhan, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu and Prakash Javadekar flagged off the special train(16 coaches) named Science Express Climate Action Special – “Climate Change” – 64 locations.
  • Japan offered to finance India’s first bullet train with an estimated cost of Rs. 90000 crores – Mumbai and Ahmedabad with speed 300km/h and 350km/h.
  • Delhi Metro’s bagged ranked first in“information during travel” and holds second position in “train cleanliness and comfort”.
  • Japanese maglev fastest passenger train across the world, has broken an earlier speed record of 581 kmph as the train reached 603 kmph.
  • First Compressed Natural Gas(CNG)flagged off – two trains(Rewari to Rohtak and Rewari to Bikaner station) from Haryana’s Rewari station.
  • Mobile-‘m-Indicator’ launched for the safety of women-Mumbai suburban trains.
  • Mumbai will get its 1st double-decker bridge on P D’Mello Road at CST that will have railway tracks and a motorway.
  • India’s 1st railway-line built between Gandhidham and Tuna-Tekra Port under PPP model inaugurated in Gujarat.
  • Union cabinet approved a proposal to redevelop 400 railway stations using a contract method called the “Swiss challenge”- 400 stations.
  • Gatimaan Express,India’s 1st semi-high speed train service with supersonic calliber between Delhi and Agra at a speed of 160 kph
  • India’s 1st Diesel Electric Multiple Unit(DEMU) train service with an air-conditioned coach is launched in Kochi – Ernakulam-Tripunithura-Piravom train service.
  • 1st goods train from Lumding to Silchar in Assam-210Km.
  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged 1st train service from Thalaimannar to Madhu Road in Northern Sri Lanka.
  • Indian Railways IRCTC Launched Ru-Pay pre-paid debit card-24th March 2015.
  • Delhi & Tokyo may ink pact for India’s first Bullet Train – Mumbai and Ahmedabad.
  • Diamond Quadtrilateral project – High speed rail connects Chennai, Mumbai, Kolkata and Delhi
  • Current Railway Minister – Piyush Goyal (on 01-05-2018)

List of Tiger Reserves in India

List of Tiger Reserves in India

List of Tiger Reserves in India In India there are 48 tiger reserves,which are governed by Project Tiger and which is administered by National Tiger Conservation Authority.Tiger is India’s national Animal.

Name of the State Name of the Tiger Reserve
Assam Kaziranga Tiger Reserve
Manas Tiger Reserve
Nameri Tiger Reserve
Orang Tiger Reserve
Arunachal Pradesh Namdapha Tiger Reserve
Pakhui Tiger Reserve
Andhra Pradesh Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve
Bihar Valmiki National Park
Chhattisgarh Achanakmar Tiger Reserve
Indravati Tiger Reserves
Udanti & Sitanadi Tiger Reserve
Jharkhand Palamau Tiger Reserve
Karnataka Bandipur Tiger Reserve
Nagarhole Tiger Reserve
Bhadra Tiger Reserve
Anshi Dandeli Tiger Reserve
Kerala Periyar Tiger Reserve
Parambikulam Tiger Reserve
Madhya Pradesh Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve
Satpura Tiger Reserve
Kanha Tiger Reserve
Panna Tiger Reserve
Pench Tiger Reserve
Sanjay-Dubri Tiger Reserve
Maharashtra Melghat Tiger Reserve
Pench Tiger Reserve
Tadoba Andhari Tiger Project
Sahyadri Tiger reserve
Nagzira-Navegaon Tiger Reserve
Bor Tiger Reserve
Mizoram Dampa Tiger Reserve
Odisha Satkosia Tiger Reserve
Simlipal Tiger Reserve
Rajasthan Mukundara Hills Tiger Reserve
Ranthambore Tiger Reserve
Sariska Tiger Reserve
Tamil Nadu Anamalai Tiger Reserve
Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve
Mudumalai Tiger Reserve
Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve
Telangana Kawal Tiger Reserve
Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve
Uttar Pradesh Dudhwa Tiger Reserve
Pilibhit Tiger Reserve
Uttarakhand Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve
Rajaji National Park
West Bengal Buxa Tiger Reserve
Sunderbans Tiger Reserve

List of Important Indian Cities on Rivers

List of Important Indian Cities on Rivers

List of Important Indian Cities on Rivers Hello Readers, below is the list of all the major cities of India and the rivers which flow through the city or on the basin on which the city flourished. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams.

Name of the River Name of the City
Alaknanda Badrinath
Bhadra Bhadravathi
Brahmani Rourkela
Brahmaputra Dibrugarh
Brahmaputra Guwahati
Chambal Kota
Chambal Gwalior
Cooum, Adyar Chennai
Daman Ganga River Daman
Ganga Mirzapur
Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati Allahabad
Ganges Bhagalpur
Ganges Haridwar
Ganges Kanpur
Ganges Patna
Ganges Varanasi
Ganges Farrukhabad
Ganges Fatehgarh
Ganges Kannauj
Ganges Kanpur Cantonment
Ganges Shuklaganj
Ganges Chakeri
Ganges Hajipur
Ghataprabha Bagalkot
Girna River Malegaon
Godavari Rajahmundry
Godavari Nashik
Godavari Nanded
Godavari Nizamabad
Gomti Jaunpur
Gomti Lucknow
Hugli Kolkata
Jhelum Srinagar
Kali Karwar
Kaveri Tiruchirapalli
Kaveri Thiruchirapalli
Kaveri Erode
Krishna Vijayawada
Krishna Sangli
Krishna, Koyna Karad
Mahanadi Banki
Mahanadi Cuttack
Mahanadi Sambalpur
Meenachil Kottayam
Mula, Mutha Pune
Musi Hyderabad
Narmada Jabalpur
Narmada Bharuch
Netravati, Gurupura Mangalore
Noyyal Coimbatore
Panchaganga Kolhapur
Pennar Nellore
Rapti Gorakhpur
Rushikulya Brahmapur
Rushikulya Chhatrapur
Sabarmati Ahmedabad
Saryu Ayodhya
Savitri Mahad
Sharavathi Honnavar
Shipra Ujjain
Sutlej Ferozpur
Tapi Surat
Thamirabarani Tirunelveli
Tunga River Shimoga
Tungabhadra koodli
Ulhas Karjat
Vaigai Madurai
Vishwamitri Vadodara
Vrishabhavathi Bangalore
Yamuna Agra
Yamuna New Delhi
Yamuna Mathura
Yamuna Auraiya
Yamuna Etawah

List of State Wise Lakes in India

List of State Wise Lakes in India

List of State Wise Lakes in India We have collected lis of important  lakes  in India. Now-a-days GA questions are asking from various section in different views. We hope, it will help you in Competitive exams.

Some Important Lakes :

Largest fresh water lakes in Asia & India – Wular Lake, kashmir
Largest artificial lake in Asia – Upper lake, Madhya Pradesh
Largest saline water lake in india – chika lake, orissa
Longest lake in India – Vembanad,kerala
Highest Lake in indiaCholamu Lake,Sikkim

Name of the State Name of the Lake
Andhra Pradesh Kolleru Lake
Pulicat Lake
Assam Chandubi Lake
Chapanala Lake
Haflong Lake
Son Beel Lake
Bihar Kanwar Lake
Gujarat Hamirsar Lake
Kankaria Lake
Lakhota Lake
Sursagar Lake
Thol Lake
Vastrapur Lake
Himachal Pradesh Brighu Lake
Dashair and Dhankar Lake
Kareri and Kumarwah lake
Khajjiar Lake
Macchial Lake
Manimahesh Lake
Nako Lake
Pandoh Lake
Prashar Lake
Renuka Lake
Rewalsar Lake
Seruvalsar and Manimahesh Lake
Haryana Badkhal Lake
Beauty lake
Blue Bird Lake
Brahma Sarovar
Current lake
Karna Lake
Sannihit Sarovar
Surajkund
Tilyar Lake
Jammu and Kashmir Dal Lake
Manasbal Lake
Mansar Lake
Pangong Tso
Sheshnag Lake
Tso Moriri
Wular Lake
Karnataka Agara Lake
Bellandur Lake
Byrasandra Lake
Hebbal Lake
Kempambudhi Lake
Lalbagh Lake
Madiwala Lake
Puttenahalli Lake
Sankey Lake
Ulsoor Lake
Dalavai Lake
Devanoor Lake
Karanji lake
Kukkarahalli lake
Lingambudhi Lake
Honnamana Kere
Pampa Sarovar
Kerala Ashtamudi Lake
Kuttanad Lake
Maanaanchira, Kozhikode
Manakody Kayal
Padinjarechira, Thrissur city
Paravur Kayal
Punnamada Lake
Shasthamkotta lake
Vadakkechira, Thrissur city
Vanchikulam, Thrissur
Vellayani Lake
Vembanad Lake
Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Wetland
Lower Lake
Moti lake
Sarang pani lake
Shahpura lake
Tawa Reservoir
Upper Lake
Maharashtra Gorewada Lake
Khindsi Lake
Lonar Lake
Mehrun Lake
Pashan Lake
Powai Lake
Rankala Lake
Salim Ali Lake
Shivasagar lake
Talao Pali
Upvan Lake
Venna Lake
Meghalaya Umiam Lake
Manipur Loktak Lake
Mizoram Palak dïl
Tam Dil
Odisha Anshupa Lake
Chilika Lake
Kanjia lake
Punjab Harike Lake
Kanjli Lake
Ropar Lake
Rajasthan Ana Sagar Lake
Balsamand lake
Dhebar Lake
Jaisamand Lake
Jal Mahal, Man Sagar lake
Kaylana Lake
Nakki Lake
Pushkar Lake
Rajsamand Lake
Ramgarh Lake
Talwara Lake
Sambhar Salt Lake
Fateh Sagar Lake
Rangsagar lake
Uday sagar Lake
Sikkim Gurudongmar Lake
Khecheopalri Lake
Lake Tsongmo
Lake Cholamu
Telangana Alwal Cheruvu Lake
Durgam Cheruvu (Secret Lake)
Himayat Sagar
Hussain Sagar
Osman Sagar
Safilguda Lake
Saroornagar Lake
Shamirpet Lake
Tamil Nadu Berijam Lake
Chembarambakkam Lake
Kaliveli Lake
Kaveripakkam Lake
Kodaikanal Lake
Ooty Lake
Perumal Eri
Red Hills Lake
Sholavaram Lake
Singanallur Lake
Veeranam Lake
Uttar Pradesh Amakhera Lake
Barua Sagar Tal
Belasagar Lake
Bhadi Tal
Chando Tal Lake
Keetham Lake
Nachan Tal
Ramgarh Tal Lake
Sheikha Jheel
Uttarakhand Skeleton Lake (Roopkund Lake)
Bhimtal Lake
Dodital
Nainital Lake
Naukuchiatal
Sat Tal
West Bengal Debar Lake
East Calcutta Wetlands
Jore Pokhri
Mirik Lake
Rabindra Sarobar
Rasikbil
Santragachhi Lake
Senchal Lake

 

Wildlife Sanctuaries in India- State wise List

Wildlife Sanctuaries in India- State wise List

Wildlife Sanctuaries in India- State wise List  Dear Readers & Aspirants, We collected some important wild life sanctuaries in state-wise and make it in table format. We Hope it will definitely help you for your upcoming Exams. All the Best My Dear Aspirants & Readers.

Name of the State Name of the Wildlife Sanctuary
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Spike Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Lohabarrack Salt Water Crocodile Sanctuary
Defence Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Cinque Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Flat Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Barren Island Wildlife Sanctuary
Andhra Pradesh Gundla Brahmeswaram Wildlife Sanctuary
Rollapadu Wildlife Sanctuary
Papikonda Wildlife Sanctuary
Sri Lankamalleswara Wildlife Sanctuary
Koundinya Wildlife Sanctuary
Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary
Krishna Wildlife Sanctuary
Lanjamadugu Wildlife Sanctuary
Kambalakonda Wildlife Sanctuary
Arunachal Pradesh Pakhui Tiger Reserve
Dibang Wildlife Sanctuary
Kamlang Wildlife Sanctuary
Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary
Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary
Itanagar Wildlife Sanctuary
Sessa Orchid Sanctuary
Kane Wildlife Sanctuary
Talley Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
Assam Bornadi Wildlife Sanctuary
Garampani Wildlife Sanctuary
Sonai Rupai Wildlife Sanctuary
Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary
Pabha Wildlife Sanctuary
Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary
Bihar Kaimur Wildlife Sanctuary
Bhimbandh Wildlife Sanctuary
Valmikinagar Wildlife Sanctuary
Gautam Buddha Wildlife Sanctuary
Chandra Prabha Sanctuary
Chhattisgarh Chanakmar Wildlife Sanctuary
Bhairamgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
Barnawapara Wildlife Sanctuary
Udanti Wildlife Sanctuary
Semarsot Wildlife Sanctuary
Sitanadi Wildlife Sanctuary
Tamor Pingla Wildlife Sanctuary
Pamed Wildlife Sanctuary
Badalkohl Wildlife Sanctuary
Goa Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary
Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary
Gujarat Shoolpaneshwar Wildlife Sanctuary
Balaram-Ambaji Wildlife Sanctuary
Kutch Desert Wildlife Sanctuary
Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary
Narayan Sarovar Sanctuary
Barda Wildlife Sanctuary
Himachal Pradesh Rupi Bhabha Sanctuary
Sechu Tuan Nala Wildlife Sanctuary
Tundah Wildlife Sanctuary
Kugti Wildlife Sanctuary
Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary
Bandli Himachal Pradesh
Manali sanctuary
Jammu and Kashmir Karakoram Wildlife Sanctuary
Kanji Wildlife Sanctuary
Hirpora Wildlife Sanctuary
Changtang Wildlife Sanctuary
Jharkhand Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary
Karnataka Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary
Nugu Wildlife Sanctuary
Arabithittu Wildlife Sanctuary
Adichunchanagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary
Bhimgad Wildlife Sanctuary
Biligiriranga Swamy Temple Wildlife Sanctuary
Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary
Dandeli Wildlife Sanctuary
Mandagadde Bird Sanctuary
Melukote Temple Wildlife Sanctuary
Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary
Ranibennur Blackbuck Sanctuary
Sharavathi Valley Wildlife Sanctuary
Shettihalli Wildlife Sanctuary
Someshwara Wildlife Sanctuary
Talakaveri Wildlife Sanctuary
Kerala Parambikulam Wildlife Sanctuary
Peechi-Vazhani Wildlife Sanctuary
Chimmony Wildlife sanctuary
Malabar Wildlife Sanctuar
Madhya Pradesh Bori Wildlife Sanctuary
Bagdara Wildlife Sanctuary
Phen Sanctuary
Ghatigaon Sanctuary
Gandhi Sagar Sanctuary
Karera Wildlife Sanctuary
Ken Ghariyal Sanctuary
Kheoni Sanctuary
Narsinghgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary
Kuno Wildlife Sanctuary
Snajay-Dubri Wildlife Sanctuary
Singhori Wildlife Sanctuary
Son Ghariyal Sanctuary
Sardarpur Sanctuary
Maharashtra Koyna Wildlife Sanctuary
Radhanagari Wildlife Sanctuary
Gautala Autramghat Sanctuary
Phansad Wildlife Sanctuary
Odisha ­ Badrama Sanctuary
Baisipalli Wildlife Sanctuary
Debrigarh Wildlife Sanctuary
Kuldiha Wildlife Sanctuary
Satkosia Gorge Wildlife Sanctuary
Sunabeda Wildlife Sanctuary
Rajasthan Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary
Darrah Wildlife Sanctuary
Jaswant Sagar Wildlife Sanctuary
Keladevi Wildlife Sanctuary
Phulwari Wildlife Sanctuary
Jamwa Ramgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
Ramgarh Vishdhari Wildlife Sanctuary
Sita Mata Wildlife Sanctuary
Tal Chhapar Sanctuary
Todgarh Rawali Wildlife Sanctuary
Sikkim Barsey Rhododendron Sanctuary
Pangolakha Wildlife Sanctuary
Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary
Shingba Rhododendron
Tamil Nadu Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary
Shenbagathoppu Grizzled Squirrel Wildlife Sanctuary
Telangana Eturnagaram Wildlife Sanctuary
Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary
Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary
Manjira Wildlife Sanctuary
Pakhal Wildlife Sanctuary
Pocharam Forest & Wildlife Sanctuary
Pranahita Wildlife Sanctuary
Shivaram Wildlife Sanctuary
Tripura Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary
Uttar Pradesh Chandra Prabha Wildlife Sanctuary
Kaimoor Sanctuary
Katarniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary
Ranipur Sanctuary
Sohagi Barwa Sanctuary
Kishanpur Wildlife Sanctuary
Hastinapur Sanctuary
National Chambal Sanctuary
Uttarakhand Askot Musk Deer Sanctuary
Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary
Kedarnath Wild Life Sanctuary
Sonanadi Wildlife Sanctuary
West Bengal­ Murti Wildlife Sanctuary