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Uttarakhand
Location o Uttarakhand in Indie
Location o Uttarakhand in Indie
Map o Uttarakhand
Map o Uttarakhand
Coordinates (Dehradun): 30°20′N 78°04′E / 30.33°N 78.06°E / 30.33; 78.06
KintraIndie
Established9 November 2000
CaipitalDehradun
Lairgest ceetyDehradun
Destricts13
Govrenment
 • GovrenorAziz Qureshi
 • Chief MeenisterVijay Bahuguna (INC)
 • LegislatureUnicameral (70 seats)
 • Parliamentary constituency5
 • Heich CourtUttarakhand Heich Court
Area
 • Total53,566 km2 (20,682 sq mi)
Aurie rank18th
Population
 (2011)
 • Tot10,116,752
 • Rank19t
 • Density189/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-UT
HDI0.515[1]
HDI rank7t (2011)
Literacy79.63%
Sex ratio963
Leids spokenGarhwali, Kumaoni, Hindi, Urdu
Offeecial leidsHindi, Sanskrit
Wabsteiduk.gov.in
^† Dehradun is the proveesional caipital o the state. The new caipital haes no yet been chosen.

Uttarakhand/ˌᵿtərɑː khənd/, umwhile Uttaranchal, is a state in the northren pairt o Indie. It is aften referred tae as the "Land o the gods" due tae the mony holy Hindu temples an pilgrimage centres foond throughoot the state. Kent for its natural brawnnie o the Himalayas, the Bhabhar an the Terai, the state wis carvit oot o the Himalayan an adjoinin northwastren destricts o Uttar Pradesh on 9 November 2000, becomin the 27t state o the Republic o Indie.[3] The state is dividit intae twa diveesions, Kumaon an Garhwal, wi a total o 13 destricts. The proveesional caipital of Uttarakhand is Dehradun, which is a railhead an the lairgest ceety in the region an aw. The heich court o the state is in Nainital.

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  1. "Inequality- adjusted Human Development Index for India's States-2011" (PDF). United Nations Development Programme. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 
  2. http://www.harbanskapoor.com
  3. "About Us". Government of Uttarakhand. Retrieved 17 July 2012. 

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