West Bengal State Static GK useful for all the competitive exam

West Bengal State Static GK useful for all the competitive exam

States related Static GK is an essential part of the general awareness section of various government exams. Here, we will provide West Bengal  state static GK and facts. Questions related to different states (like West Bengal  ) static GK and facts have been asked many times in different exams e.g. CM, Governor, Lakes, River, stadium, national Parks etc. To ease your preparation, we have compiled all the static facts of the West Bengal state at one place in the best way possible. This “West Bengal  static GK and facts” article will be useful in all your upcoming competitive exams.

Capital (राजधानी ) Kolkata
Formation (निर्माण) 1950
Total Area (कुल क्षेत्रफल) 88,752 km2 (34,267 sq mi)
Area Rank (क्षेत्र रैंक) 14th
Population (जनसंख्या) 91,347,736
Population rank (जनसंख्या रैंक) 4th
Density (घनत्व) 1,029/km2 (2,670/sq mi)
Literacy Rate (साक्षरता दर )(%) 76.26%
Sex Ratio 950(F)/1000(M)
Legislative Assembly (विधान सभा) 295 Seats
Lower House (लोक सभा) 42 Seats
Upper House (राजसभा) 16
Number of Districts (जिलों) 23
High Court Calcutta High Court
Language (भाषा) English and Bengali are the two official (presumably, first official) languages of the state. To these will be added Urdu, Gurmukhi, Nepali, Ol-Chiki, Oriya and Hindi
Lake (झील) Debar Lake, East Calcutta Wetlands, JorePokhri, Mirik Lake, RabindraSarobar, Rasikbil, Santragachhi Lake, Senchal Lake
River(नदी) Ajay N, Barakar, Bhagirathi, Bhairab R, Damodar, Ganga, Ganga or Padma, Hooghly River, Jalangi N, Jaldhaka, Mahananda, Subarnarekha, Teesta, Torsa


Dam (बांध) The Mukutmanipur Dam


Stadium (स्टेडियम) Eden Gardens
Festival (त्यौहार) Nandikar’s National Theatre Festival, Durga pooja
Folk Dance (लोक नृत्य) Gambhira Dance, Kathi dance, The Baul dance, Domni, Dhunachi
Port (बंदरगाह) The Port of Kolkata
National Park (राष्ट्रीय उद्यान) Gorumara National Park, Buxa National Park, Buxa National Park, Singalila National Park, Jaldapara National Park, Sundarbans National Park
Thermal Power Plant (ताप विद्युत संयंत्र) Farakka Super Thermal Power Plant, Durgapur Steel Thermal Power Station
Wildlife Sanctuary (वन्यजीव अभ्यारण्य) Ballabhpur Wildlife Sanctuary, Bethuadahari Wildlife Sanctuary , The Buxa Tiger Reserve , Chapramari Wildlife Sanctuary , ChintamoniKar Bird Sanctuary , The Haliday Island Wildlife , JorePokhri Wildlife Sanctuary , Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary , Raiganj Wildlife Sanctuary , Ramnabagan Wildlife Sanctuary , SajnakhaliWildlifeSanctuary , Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary , The Sundarbans National Park

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