Question: Which Is The Smallest District Of HP?

What is the old name of Himachal Pradesh?

Kullu ValleyKullu Valley Formerly a union territory, Himachal Pradesh became a state of India on January 25, 1971.

Area 21,495 square miles (55,673 square km)..

How many rivers are there in HP?

Himachal Pradesh a mountain state in Indian Himalaya, covering an area of over fifty five thousand square kilometres, has 5 major river basins Satluj, Ravi, Beas, Chenab and Yamuna.

Which is the state game of HP?

VolleyballSports, Players and Grounds in Himachal pradesh |GK Volleyball is state game of H.P. Himachal have given several International players in different games , some of them are Hockey captain Charanjeet Singh , Women hockey captain Seeta Gosai , Shooters like Samresh Jung and Subedar Vijay Kumar , Boxer BS Thapa etc.

Which is the largest district of Himachal Pradesh?

List of districts of Himachal Pradesh by populationRankDistrictsArea km²01Chamba6,52802Kangra5,73903Lahaul and Spiti13,83304Kullu5,5039 more rows

Which district is not a part of New Himachal?

Old Himachal : consists of districts of Chamba, Kinnaur, Bilaspur, Mandi, Sirmaur and Shimla. Actually the capital town Shimla was included in Himachal later, but it has some area from old Himachal. New Himachal : consists of districts of Kangra, Kullu, Lahaul and Spity, Hamirpur and Una.

Who named Himachal Pradesh?

Acharya Diwakar Datt SharmaDuring the British rule, Himachal Pradesh became a part of Punjab Province and later in 1950, Himachal Pradesh was declared as a Union Territory. Some interesting facts that you must know about Himachal Pradesh: Himachal was named by Acharya Diwakar Datt Sharma who was one of the greatest Sanskrit scholar.

How many districts are in HP?

12 districtsPresently, there are 12 districts, 52 Sub-divisions, 75 tehsils and 34 Sub-tehsils in Himachal Pradesh.

Which is the largest natural lake of Himachal Pradesh?

Renuka LakeRenuka Lake. The largest natural lake in Himachal Pradesh, this lake is named after the goddess Renuka. It lies in the midst of a thickly-wooded valley in Sirmour district in Himachal Pradesh.

Who is the Chief Minister of HP?

Jai Ram ThakurSince 2017Himachal Pradesh/Chief minister

Which language is used in Himachal Pradesh?

HindiHimachal Pradesh/Languages

Is Shimla a district?

Shimla is a district in the state of Himachal Pradesh in northern India. Its headquarters is the state capital of Shimla. Neighbouring districts are Mandi and Kullu in the north, Kinnaur in the east, Uttarakhand in the southeast, Solan to the southwest and Sirmaur in the south.

Which is the richest district in Himachal Pradesh?

List of DistrictsRankDistrictGDDP (in Rs. lakh)1Kangra483,2502Solan367,9433Shimla364,0334Mandi279,5858 more rows

How many districts are there in HP 2020?

12 districtsThe state of Himachal Pradesh is divided into 12 districts which are grouped into three divisions, Shimla, Kangra and Mandi. The districts are further divided into 69 subdivisions, 78 blocks and 145 Tehsils.

Which is longest river of HP?

ChandrabhagaThe Chandrabhaga or Chenab (Vedic name Askni), the largest river (in terms of volume of water) is formed after the meeting of two streams namely, Chandra and Bhaga at Tandi, in Lahaul. It flows 122 kilometres (76 mi) and covers an area of 7,500 square kilometres (2,900 sq mi).