Uttar Pradesh

State in India

Uttar Pradesh is a state in northern India. With roughly 200ย million inhabitants, it is the most-populous state in India as well as the most-populous country subdivision in the world. It was created on 1 April 1937 as the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh during British rule, and was renamed Uttar Pradesh in 1950, giving it the acronym UP. The state is divided into 18 divisions and 75 districts, with the capital being Lucknow. On 9 November 2000, a new state, Uttarakhand, was carved from the state's Himalayan hill region. The two major rivers of the state, the Ganges and Yamuna, join at Triveni Sangam in Allahabad and flow further east as Ganges. Other prominent rivers are Gomti and Saryu. The forest cover in the state is 6.09% of the state's geographical area.

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Excise Department will provide the license at an annual fee of Rs 12,000 while Rs 51,000 will have to be deposited as security money.
Credit: DNA - Published 10 hours ago

Around 25,000 tractors from Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand will participate in the 'kisan parade' in the national capital on January 26
Credit: DNA - Published 1 day ago

On the occasion of Uttar Pradesh foundation day, CM Adityanath launched 'Udyam Sarathi' app to help youth explore self-employment opportunities.
Credit: DNA - Published 1 day ago

Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and Uttar Pradesh can witness cold to severe cold waves during January 26 to January 27.
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

Nearly 14 lakh beneficiaries have been vaccinated against Covid-19 in the country, including 3,47,058 in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said on Saturday...
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago

Most of the migrant workers come from West Bengal, Odisha, Bihar, and Uttar Pradesh.
Credit: DNA - Published 4 days ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 week ago

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