Punjab is one of the 29 states of great India. The State Punjab formed on 1 November 1996. The present capital name is Chandigarh. Punjab having total of 22 districts and following are the names of districts: Amritsar,Barnala,Bathinda,Faridkot,Fatehgarh Sahib,Firozpur,Fazilka,Gurdaspur,Hoshiarpur,Jalandhar,Kapurthala,Ludhiana,Mansa,Moga,Sri Muktsar Sahib,Pathankot,Patiala,Rupnagar,Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar,Sangrur,Shahid Bhagat Singh Nagar,Tarn Taran.
Prakash Singh Badal is the present chief minister of Punjab, he belongs to the political party named Shiromani Akali Dal. Present Governor name is V.P.Singh Badnore. Total area of Punjab is 50,362 km2(19,445 sq mi). As per the total area, Punjab holds the position of 20th., ie: This state is the 20th biggest state in India.
Total Population in Punjab is 27.98(includes men and women). Official language of Punjab is Punjabi. Blackbuck is the official animal of this state. Official Bird is Northern goshawk and flower is Lilium Candidum. There are number of Sheesham trees are there in Punjab and Sheesham is the official tree.
Important airports in Punjab are Chandigarh Airport etc and majority of the peoples participating in the festival named Holi,Vaisakhi,Baisakhi,Rakhri,Teeyan,Lohri,Diwali. Punjab government official website is: Punjab Govt. You can find additional details there.
|Punjab formed on:||1 November 1996|
|Chief Minister:||Prakash Singh Badal|
|Total Districts in Punjab:||22|
|Political Party in Power:||Shiromani Akali Dal|
Details last updated on: 05/09/2016