Information Of Panjab Punjab, a state bordering Pakistan, is the heart of India’s Sikh community. The city of Amritsar, founded in the 1570s by Sikh Guru Ram Das, is the site of Harmandir Sahib, the holiest gurdwara (Sikh place of worship). Known in English as the Golden Temple, and surrounded by the Pool of Nectar, it’s a major pilgrimage site. Also in Amritsar is Durgiana Temple, a Hindu shrine famed for its engraved silver doors
Information Of Panjab
🔷FORMATION — 1 Nov 1966
🔶CAPITAL ——— Chandigarh
🔷CM —————— Captain Amrinder Singh
🔶GOVERNOR —- V P Singh Badnore
🔷TOTAL AREA — 50,362km² ( 19,445 sq mi )
🔶POPULATION – 27,704,236
🔷DENSITY ——– 550 km² ( 1400 sq mi )
🔶LITERACY RATE — 75.84%
🔷LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY — 117 Seats
🔶LOWER HOUSE —– 13 Seats
🔷UPPER HOUSE —— 07 Seats
🔶NO. OF DISTRICT — 22
🔷HIGH COURT —- Punjab and Haryana HC ( Chief Of Justice – Mr. Ravi Shankar Jha )
🔶LANGUAGE — Punjabi and Hindi
Ranjit Sagar Dam ( Ravi River )
🏇Guru Gobind Singh Stadium
🏇Guru Nanak Stadium
🏇PCA IS BINDRA STADIUM
Baisakhi, Lohri 💃
📥Mahatma Gandhi Sarbat Sehat Bima Yojna ( MGSSBY )
📥Smart Ration Card Scheme
📥Smart Village Campaign
📥Apni Gaddi Apna Rojgar Vehicle Subsidy Scheme 💈
🎖Former India hockey player & Padma Shri awardee Balbir Singh Kullar passed away at 77.
🎖Dronacharya awardee & athletics coach Joginder Singh Saini passed away at 90.
💁🏻♂Punjab CM Captain Amarinder Singh announced to start Free Police Helpline Number to drop women safely home. ( Dial – 100, 112 & 181 ).
💁🏻♂Overview of 1st Khelo India University Games 2020 held in Bhubaneswar, Odisha; Panjab University (PB) topped the medal tally.
💁🏻♂LPG scheme PM Ujjwala Yojana closed; only 3 States & 5 UTs become kerosene-free.
💁🏻♂Punjab Government launched the “Cova Punjab” mobile app to spread awareness on Coronavirus.
💁🏻♂Punjab prohibits the online supply of food from FBOs not possessing hygiene rating.
💁🏻♂Coronavirus-outbreak: Punjab becomes the 1st state to impose curfew after lockdown fails.
💁🏻♂Hola Mohalla’ festival celebrated at Sri Anandpur Sahib in Punjab.