Uttar Pradesh was created in the year 1937 by British government with the name United province. It was renamed in 1950 and published Uttar Pradesh map. Uttar Pradesh has variety of geographal land and cultural diversity existed in here. It is a land of Buddha and Ashoka.
Uttar Pradesh Day is celebrated in 24 January.
Uttar Pradesh is most populous state of India and it has occupied fourth largest area in India. Total 18 administrative division exist in here that is also called Mandal. There are 75 district in the state. and Lucknow is the capital of state. Total area of Uttar Pradrsh is 2,40,928 sq. km.
Neighbouring state of uttar pradesh is Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarkhand. Neighbouring country of Uttar Pradesh is Nepal. Uttar Pradesh share 579 km border with Nepal.
Western most district is Shamli and easternmost district is Ballia. Northernmost district is Saharanpur and southernmost district is Sonbhadra.
The Indian standard time Meridian passes through Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh.
Major dams of Uttar pradesh is Rihand dam in Sonbhadra, Parichha dam in Jhansi, Matatila Dam Lalitpur, Rohini dam in Lalitpur, Shahzad Dam in Lalitpur, Govind Sagar Dam in Lalitpur and Sharda Sagar Dam in Pilibhit.
Major Lake in Uttar Pradesh Map
Major Lakes in Uttar pradesh is Barua Sagar Tal in Jhansi, Belasagar Lake in Mahoba, Chittaura Jgeel in Bahraich, Gokul Barrage in Mathura, Keetham Lake in Agra Delhi Highway, Moti Jheel in Kanpur, Raja ka Tal in Mahoba, RamgarhnTal Lake in Gorakhpur, Shekha Jheel near Aligarh.
Major Wildlife Santuaries in Uttar Pradesh Map
Major Wildlife Santuary in Uttar Pradesh is Bakhira Sanctuary in Sant Kabir Nagar, Chandra Prabha in Chandauli, Kachhua in Varanasi, Kaimoor in Mirzapur and Sonbhadra, Katarniaghat in Bahraich, Kishanpur in Lakhimpur Kheri, Lakh Bahosi in Kannauj, Mahavir Swami Sanctuary in Lalipur.
Ramsar Wetlands in Uttar Pradesh Map
|Name of the Site||District/Location||Date of Declaration|
|Upper Ganga River||Brijghat to Narora Stretch||2005|
|Nawabganj Bird Sanctuary||Unnao||2019|
|Parvati Arga Bird Santuary||Gonda||2019|
|Saman Bird santuary||Mainpuri||2019|
|Samaspur Bird Sanctuary||Raebareli||2019|
|Sandi Bird Santuary||Hardoi||2019|
|Sarsai Nawar Jheel||Etawah||2019|
|Bakhira Wildlife Santuary||Sant Kabir Nagar||2021|
|Haiderpur Wetland||Muzaffarnagar and Bijnor||2021|
|Latitudinal Extent||23°52′ N to 31° 28′ N|
|Longitudinal Extent||77°3′ E to 84°39′ E|
|Area||2,40,928 sq. km|
|Total Area in Percentage||7.33 %|
|Length from east to west||650 km|
|Length from North to South||240 km|
|District with Largest Area||Lakhimpur Khiri|
|District with smallest Area||Hapur|
|Most eastern district||Ballia|
|Most Wester District||Shamli|
|Most Northern District||Saharanpur|
|Most Southern District||Sonbhadra|