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india-and-worlds-highest-longest-largest-smallest-deepest-things

India and World’s Highest Longest Largest Smallest Deepest Things
India and World’s Highest Longest Largest Smallest Deepest Things

* Highest Lake: Devatal Lake, Gadhwal (Utarakhand)
* Largest Fresh Water Lake: Kolleru Lake (Andhra Pradesh)
* Largest Manmade Lake: Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar (Rihand Dam)
* Largest Lake: Chilka Lake (saline water) – Orrisha
* Largest Lake: Wular Lake (Kashmir)
* Largest State: Rajasthan
* Largest Populated City: Mumbai
* Longest River: The Ganga (2640 Km long)
* Longest Tributary River: Yamuna
* Highest Award: Bharat Ratna
* Highest Peak: Karakoram-2 of K2 (8,611 meters)
* Highest Rainfall: Mausinram near Chirapunji (426 inches per annum)
* Highest waterfall: Gersoppar Waterfall-Mysore (292 meters high)
* Statewise Largest area under forest: Madhya Pradesh
* Largest delta: Sunderbans Delta
* Largest river without Delta: Narmada a & Tapti
* Longest River Bridge: Mahatma Gandhi Setu (Patna)
* Longest Road: Grand Trunk Road
* Highest Road: Road, Khardungla (Leh Manali Sector)
* Biggest Mosque: Jama masjid at Delhi
* Highest Gateway: Buland Darwaza at Fatehpur Sikiri (53.6 meter high)
* Tallest Statue: Statue of Gomadeshwar in Karnataka (17 meters high)
* Largest Public sector Bank: Sate Bank of India
* Longest Canal: Indhira Gandhi Canal or Rajasthan Canal
* Largest Dome: Gol Gombaz at Bijapur (Karnataka)
* Largest Zoo: Zoological Garden at Alipure (Kolkata)
* Largest Museum: India Museum at Kolkata
* Longest Dam: Hirakud Dam (Orroisa)
* High Dam: Bhara Dam (225.56 meters high)
* Highest Tower: Kutab Minar at delhi (88.4 meters high)
* Largest Desert: Thar, Rajasthan
* Largest District: Ladakh
* Fastest Train: Shatabdi Exp, Running between New Delhi and Bhopal
* State with longest coastline: Gujarat
* State with longest coastline in south India: Andhara Pradesh
* Longest Electric Railway line: Delhi to Kolkata via Patna
* Longest Railway Route: Jammu to Kanyakumari
* Longest Platform: Kharagpur, West Bengal, 833 meters length(it is also longest Railway Station in world)
* Longest Tunnel: Jawahar tunnel (Jammu and Kashmir)
* Longest Highway: NH-7, Varanasi to Kanyakumari
* Smallest State-Population: Sikkim
* Smallest State-Area: Goa
* Largest State-Population: Uttar Pradesh
* Densest Populated State: West Bengal
* Largest Cave: Amarnath ( Jammu and Kashmir)
* Largest Cave Temple: Kailash Temple (Ellora-Maharastra)
* Largest Animal Fair: Sonepur (Bihar)
* Largest Auditorium: Sri Shanmukhananda Hall (Mumbai)
* Biggest Hotel: Oberai Sheraton(Mumbai)
* Largest Port: Mumbai Port
* Largest Gurudwara: Golden Temple (Amritsar)
* Deepest River valley: Bhagirathi and Alaknanda
* Largest Church: Saint Cathedral ( Goa)
* Oldest Church: St Thomas church at palayar, Thirichur, kerala
* Longest Beach: Marina Beach (Chennai)
* Highest Battle Field: Siachin Glacier
* Highest Airport: Leh (Laddakh)
* Biggest stadium: Yuva Bharti Stadium (Kolkata)
* Largets River Island: Majuli, Brahmaputra River (Assam)
* Largest Planetarium: Birla Planetarium (Kolkata)

 

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