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Indian State Madhya Pradesh:facts,information

Madhya Pradesh is an Indian state located in the centre of India. Due to its position it is also called the "Heart of India”.
  • Madhya Pradesh is the largest forest covered state in India. About 30 percent of its area is under the cover of forest.
  • Large portions of the population of Madhya Pradesh are tribal.
  • It has three world heritage sites- Khajuraho Group of Monuments (1986) including Devi Jagadambi temple, Rewa, Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi (1989) and the Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka (2003).
  • Madhya Pradesh is famous for its classical music and folk music. Two famous singers Tansen and Baiju Bawra were born here. It is also home of  Kishore Kumar (Khandwa) and Lata Mangeshkar (Indore).
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CapitalBhopal
Madhya Pradesh Map madhya pradesh map
Population72,597,565 (Rank 6th )
Established on1 November 1956
Area308,252 Sq. Km.(Rank 2nd )
LanguagesHindi, Malvi, Nimadi, Bundeli, Bagheli
Neighbor Indian States Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan
Districts51(Agar, Alirajpur, Anuppur, Ashoknagar, Balaghat, Barwani, Betul, Bhind, Bhopal, Burhanpur, Chhatarpur, Chhindwara, Damoh, Datia, Dewas, Dhar, Dindori, Guna, Gwalior, Harda, Hoshangabad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jhabua, Katni, Khandwa, Mandla, Mandsaur, Morena, Narsinghpur, Neemuch, Panna, Raisen, Rajgarh, Ratlam, Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Sehore, Seoni, Shahdol, Sidhi, Singrauli, Shajapur, Sheopur, Shivpuri, Tikamgarh, Ujjain, Umaria, Vidisha)
SymbolsAnimal: Barasingha; Bird: Dudhraj; Fish: Mahseer; Flower: Lily; River: Narmada; Tree: Banyan
Major CitiesBhopal, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Sagar, Rewa
Major RiversNarmada, Tapti, Chambal, Son, Betwa, Shipra
Major MountainsSatpura, Vindhya Range
Major Tourist PlacesKhajuraho, Gwalior, Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka, Kanha, Mandu, Bhopal

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