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Ramnagar, Uttarakhand
RAMNAGAR (Hindi : रामनगर) is a small town and municipal board in the Nainital district
Nainital district
of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand
, India
India
. It is located approximately 65 kilometres (40 mi) from Nainital
Nainital
, the headquarters of the district. Ramnagar is the gateway to the Corbett National Park , the oldest national park and a famous tourist destination of India
India
. Garjiya Devi Temple and Sitabani temple located nearby also attracts many visitors. CONTENTS * 1 Geography * 2 History * 3 Visitor attractions * 3.1 Corbett National Park * 3.2 Garjiya Devi Temple * 3.3 Sita Vani Temple * 3.4 Tumaria Dam * 3.5 Accommodation * 4 Transportation * 4.1 Air * 4.2 Rail * 4.3 Road * 5 References * 6 External links GEOGRAPHY Ramnagar is located at 29.40°N 79.12°E
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British Raj
Indian languages GOVERNMENT Colony
Colony
MONARCH OF THE UNITED KINGDOM AND EMPEROR/EMPRESS A • 1858–1901 Victoria • 1901–1910 Edward VII
Edward VII
• 1910–1936
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North Eastern Railway (India)
The NORTH EASTERN RAILWAY is one of the 16 railway zones in India . It is headquartered at Gorakhpur and comprises Lucknow and Varanasi divisions as well as reorganized Izzatnagar division. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Re-organisation * 3 Administration * 4 Cultural importance * 5 External links * 6 See also * 7 References HISTORYThe North Eastern Railway was formed on 14 April 1952 by combining two Railway systems the Oudh and Tirhut Railway and Assam Railway and the Cawnpore-Achnera Provincial State Railway of the Bombay, Baroda and Central India Railway . The Cawnpore-Barabanki Railway was transferred to the North Eastern Railway on 27 February 1953. NER was bifurcated into two Railway Zones on 15 January 1958, the North Eastern Railway and the Northeast Frontier Railway and all lines east of Katihar were transferred to Northeast Frontier Railway . RE-ORGANISATIONOn 1 October 2002, Samastipur and Sonpur Divisions were transferred to East Central Railway
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Indian Railways
INDIAN RAILWAYS (reporting mark IR) is a State owned national transporter, responsible for rail transport in India
India
. It is owned and operated by the Government of India
India
through the Ministry of Railways . It is the fourth largest railway network in the world comprising 119,630 kilometres (74,330 mi) of total track and 92,081 km (57,216 mi) of running track over a route of 66,687 km (41,437 mi) with 7,216 stations at the end of 2015-16. In 2015-16, IR carried 8.107 billion passengers annually or more than 22 million passengers a day and 1.101 billion tons of freight annually. As of the end of 2015-16, of the total 68,525 km (42,579 mi) route length, 28,327 km (17,602 mi) or 45% were electrified and 28,371 km (17,629 mi) or 37% were double or multiple line routes. The railway network is predominantly a broad gauge network. Small stretches of the network use metre and narrow gauges
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Moradabad
MORADABAD ( pronunciation (help ·info )) is a city, commissionary, and a municipal corporation in Moradabad district
Moradabad district
of Indian state of Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
. It was established in 1625A.D. by Rustam Khan and is named after prince Murad Baksh , the son of the Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan . Moradabad
Moradabad
is situated on the banks of the Ramganga
Ramganga
river, at a distance of 167 km (104 mi) from the national capital, New Delhi
New Delhi
and 344 km north-west of the state capital Lucknow
Lucknow
. The city is known as Pital Nagri, (" Brass
Brass
City") for its famous brass handicrafts industry. It is also the divisional headquarters of Northern Railway (NR)
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Delhi
DELHI (/ˈdɛli/ , Hindustani pronunciation: Dilli), officially the NATIONAL CAPITAL TERRITORY OF DELHI (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India
India
. It is bordered by Haryana on three sides and by Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
to the east. The NCT covers an area of 1,484 square kilometres (573 sq mi). According to the 2011 census, Delhi
Delhi
city's proper population was over 11 million, the second highest in India after Mumbai
Mumbai
, while the whole NCT's population was about 16.8 million. Delhi's urban area is now considered to extend beyond the NCT boundary to include an estimated population of over 26 million people, making it the world's second largest urban area . As of 2016 recent estimates of the metro economy of its urban area have ranked Delhi
Delhi
either the top or second most productive metro area of India
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Indira Gandhi International Airport
INDIRA GANDHI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (IATA : DEL, ICAO : VIDP) serves as the primary civilian aviation hub for the National Capital Region of Delhi
Delhi
, India
India
. The airport, spread over an area of 5,106 acres (2,066 ha), is situated in Palam , 15 km (9.3 mi) south-west of the New Delhi
Delhi
railway station and 16 km (9.9 mi) from New Delhi
Delhi
city centre. Named after Indira Gandhi
Indira Gandhi
, a former Prime Minister of India
India
, it is the busiest airport in India
India
in terms of passenger traffic since 2009. It is also the busiest airport in the country in terms of cargo traffic overtaking Mumbai during late 2015. In calendar year 2016, it was the 21st busiest airport in the world and 10th busiest airport in Asia by passenger traffic handling over 55 million passengers
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Project Tiger
PROJECT TIGER is a tiger conservation programme launched in 1973 by the Government of India
Government of India
during Prime Minister Indira Gandhi
Indira Gandhi
's tenure. The project aims at ensuring a viable population of Bengal tigers in their natural habitats and also to protect them from extinction, and preserving areas of biological importance as a natural heritage forever represented as close as possible the diversity of ecosystems across the tiger's distribution in the country. The project's task force visualized these tiger reserves as breeding nuclei, from which surplus animals would migrate to adjacent forests. The Funds and commitment were mastered to support the intensive program of habitat protection and rehabilitation under the project. The government has set up a Tiger
Tiger
Protection Force to combat poachers and funded relocation of villagers to minimize human-tiger conflicts
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Ramanavami
ARTS * Bharatanatyam * Kathak * Kathakali * Kuchipudi * Manipuri * Mohiniyattam * Odissi * Sattriya * Bhagavata Mela * Yakshagana * Dandiya Raas * Carnatic music RITES OF PASSAGE * Garbhadhana * Pumsavana * Simantonayana * Jatakarma * Namakarana * Nishkramana * Annaprashana * Chudakarana * Karnavedha * Vidyarambha * Upanayana * Keshanta * Ritushuddhi * Samavartana * Vivaha * Antyeshti ASHRAMA DHARMA * Ashrama : Brahmacharya * Grihastha * Vanaprastha * Sannyasa FESTIVALS * Diwali * Holi * Shivaratri * Navaratri * Durga Puja * Ramlila * Vijayadashami-Dussehra * Raksha Bandhan * Ganesh Chaturthi * Vasant Panchami * Rama Navami * Janmashtami * Onam * Makar Sankranti * Kumbha Mela * Pongal * Ugadi * Vaisakhi * Bihu * Puthandu * Vishu * Ratha Yatra Gurus, saints, philosophers ANC
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Pantnagar Airport
PANTNAGAR AIRPORT (IATA : PGH, ICAO : VIPT) is a domestic airport located in Pantnagar of Udham Singh Nagar district
Udham Singh Nagar district
in the Indian state of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand
. It is operated by the Airports Authority of India
Airports Authority of India
. It is the nearest airport to the Kumaon hill stations of Nainital
Nainital
(65 km), Bhimtal (50 km), Ranikhet
Ranikhet
(110 km) and Almora
Almora
(120 km) and the Jim Corbett National Park
Jim Corbett National Park
(120 km). CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Airlines and destinations * 3 See also * 4 References HISTORYThe airport was able to accommodate only small aircraft until 2008, when the length of the runway was increased to 4,500 feet to accommodate larger turboprop aircraft at a cost of ₹75 crores
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Pantnagar
PANTNAGAR is a town and a university campus in Udham Singh Nagar district , Uttarakhand . Nainital , Kashipur , Rudrapur and Kiccha , Haldwani are the major cities surrounding Pantnagar. The town is famous for having the first agricultural university of India which was established on 17 November 1960. Previously the university was called the Uttar Pradesh Agricultural University or Pantnagar University. It was rechristened G. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology . keeping in view the contributions of Pt. Govind Ballabh Pant, the then Chief Minister of UP. In recent years, an integrated industrial estate has been established near the campus which houses companies such as Tata motor, Bajaj , Britannia , HP, HCL, Voltas, Schneider Electric, Nestle, Dabur, Vedanta Resources etc., as a part of SIDCUL industrial area developed by government owned State Industrial Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Limited
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Bareilly
Nickname(s): City Of Jhumka, Nath Nagri, Zari Nagri, Shiv Nagari, City of Surma , Film Capital Of Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Bareilly
Bareilly
Location within Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Coordinates: 28°21′50″N 79°24′54″E / 28.364°N 79.415°E / 28.364; 79.415 Coordinates : 28°21′50″N 79°24′54″E / 28.364°N 79.415°E / 28.364; 79.415 COUNTRY India
India
STATE Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
DISTRICT Bareilly District
Bareilly District
GOVERNMENT • MP Mr. Santosh Gangwar ( Bharatiya Janta Party
Bharatiya Janta Party
) • MLA Dr. Arun Kumar (city) Mr. Rajesh Agarwal (cantt) • MAYOR Dr
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Lucknow
LUCKNOW (/ˈlʌknaʊ/ ( listen ) Lakhna'ū) is the capital and largest city of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and is also the administrative headquarters of the eponymous District and Division . It is the tenth most populous city and the tenth most populous urban agglomeration of India. Lucknow
Lucknow
has always been known as a multicultural city that flourished as a North Indian cultural and artistic hub, and the seat of power of Nawabs in the 18th and 19th centuries. It continues to be an important centre of governance, administration, education, commerce, aerospace, finance, pharmaceuticals, technology, design, culture, tourism, music and poetry. The city stands at an elevation of approximately 123 metres (404 ft) above sea level. Lucknow district covers an area of 2,528 square kilometres (976 sq mi)
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Ranikhet
RANIKHET is a hill station and cantonment town in Almora district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand
. It is the home for the Military Hospital, Kumaon Regiment
Kumaon Regiment
(KRC) and Naga Regiment and is maintained by the Indian Army
Indian Army
. Ranikhet
Ranikhet
is at an altitude of 1,869 metres (6,132 ft) above sea level and within sight of the western peaks of the Himalayas
Himalayas

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Dehradun
DEHRADUN (/ˌdɛrəˈduːn/ ) or DEHRA DUN is the capital city of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand
, a state in the northern part of India
India
. Located in the Garhwal region , it lies 236 kilometres (147 mi) north of India's capital New Delhi
New Delhi
and is one of the "Counter Magnets " of the National Capital Region (NCR) being developed as an alternative centre of growth to help ease the migration and population explosion in the Delhi
Delhi
metropolitan area and creation highways to establish a smart city at Dehradun. Dehradun
Dehradun
is in the Doon Valley on the foothills of the Himalayas nestled between the river Ganges
Ganges
on the east and the river Yamuna on the west
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Meerut
MEERUT ( pronunciation (help ·info ), IAST : Meraṭha), is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
. It is an ancient city with settlements dating back to the Indus Valley civilisation
Indus Valley civilisation
having been found in and around the area. The city lies 70 km (43 mi) northeast of the national capital New Delhi
New Delhi
, and 453 km (281 mi) northwest of the state capital Lucknow
Lucknow
. Meerut
Meerut
is the second largest city in the National Capital region , and as of 2011 the 33rd most populous urban agglomeration and the 26th most populous city in India. It ranked 292 in 2006 and is projected to rank 242 in 2020 in the list of largest cities and urban areas in the world. The municipal area (as of 2001) is 141.89 km2 (54.78 sq mi) with the cantonment covering 35.68 km2 (3,568.06 ha)
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