West Bengal is one of the 29 states of great India. The State West Bengal formed on 1 November 1956. The present capital name is Kolkata. West Bengal having total of 20 districts and following are the names of districts: Alipurduar,Bankura,Bardhaman,Birbhum,Cooch Behar,DarjeelingEast Midnapore,Hooghly,Howrah,Jalpaiguri,Kolkata,Malda,Murshidabad,Nadia,North 24 Parganas,North Dinajpur,Purulia,South 24 Parganas,South Dinajpur,West Midnapore.
Mamata Banerjee is the present chief minister of West Bengal, he belongs to the political party named All India Trinamool Congress. Present Governor name is Keshari Nath Tripathi. Total area of West Bengal is 88,752 km²(34,267 sq mi). As per the total area, West Bengal holds the position of 14th., ie: This state is the 14th biggest state in India.
Total Population in West Bengal is 91347736(includes men and women). Official language of West Bengal is Bengali,English,others. Fishing cat is the official animal of this state. Official Bird is White-throated kingfisher and flower is Night-flowering jasmine. There are number of Devil tree trees are there in West Bengal and Devil tree is the official tree.
Important airports in West Bengal are Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport,Balurghat Airport,Cooch Behar Airport,Behala Airport,Malda Airport etc and majority of the peoples participating in the festival named Durga Puja, Ganga Sagar Mela, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Jayanti, Basanta Panchami, Birthday of Sri Ramakrishna Paramahansa, Bengali New Year, Buddha Jayanti, Id, Rabindra Jayanti, Mahesh Yatra, Jhapan, Christmas, Paush Mela, Vishnupur Festival and Teesta & Tourism Festival.. West Bengal government official website is: westbengal.gov.in. You can find additional details there.
|West Bengal formed on:||1 November 1956|
|Chief Minister:||Mamata Banerjee|
|Governor:||Keshari Nath Tripathi|
|Total Districts in West Bengal:||20|
|Political Party in Power:||All India Trinamool Congress|
Details last updated on: 06/09/2016