पंजाब

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पंजाब
ਪੰਜਾਬ
भारत क राज्य
Bottom to top: Harmandir Sahib, Qila Mubarak, Gandhi Bhavan, Wagah Border, Jallianwala Bagh Memorial
Bottom to top: Harmandir Sahib, Qila Mubarak, Gandhi Bhavan, Wagah Border, Jallianwala Bagh Memorial
Official seal of पंजाब
Seal

Nickname(s): Land of Five Rivers

(Persian: panj=five; aab=water)
Location of Punjab in India
Location of Punjab in India
Map of Punjab
Map of Punjab
Coordinates (chandigarh): 30°47′N 75°50′E / 30.79, 75.84Coordinates: 30°47′N 75°50′E / 30.79, 75.84
Country टेम्पलेट:IND
Established 15 अगस्त 1947 (1947-08-15)
(As East Punjab)
History
Capital Chandigarh
Largest city Ludhiana
Districts 22
Government
 • Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki[१]
 • Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal (SAD)
 • Legislature Unicameral (117 seats)
 • Parliamentary constituency 13
 • High Court Punjab and Haryana High Court
Area
 • Total ५०,३६२ km (१९,४४५ sq mi)
Area rank 19th
Population (2011)[२]
 • Total २७,७०४,२३६
 • Density ५५०/km (१,४००/sq mi)
Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-PB
HDI Increase 0.679 (medium)
HDI rank 9th (2005)
Literacy 76.68%
Official language(s) Punjabi

^† Joint Capital with Haryana

Symbols of Punjab
राजचिन्ह Lion Capital of Ashoka with Wheat stem (above) and Crossed Swords (below)
Language Punjabi
नाच Bhangra, Giddha
जानवर Blackbuck
चिरई Baaz[३]
फेड़ Tahli
खेल Kabaddi (Circle Style)

पंजाब (पंजाबी: ਪੰਜਾਬ) भारत के 28 राज्य में से एगो ह। ई के राजधानी चंडीगढ़ बा। ई के 22 जिले बा।

संदर्भ[संपादन]

  1. Narayanan appointed as WB Governor, Patil gets Punjab, Hindustan Times, 16 January 2010
  2. Census of India, 2011. Census Data Online, Population.
  3. "State Bird is BAAZ".