Static GK: Odisha

Odisha is an Indian state located in Eastern India. The state has the third largest population of Scheduled Tribes in India. It neighbors the states of West Bengal and Jharkhand to the north, Chhattisgarh to the west, Andhra Pradesh to the south, and a very negligible border with Telangana to the southwest.

CapitalBhubaneswar
Area155707 km2
LanguageOdia
Number of Districts30
State FlowerBlue-Water Lilly
State Fruit
State AnimalSambar
State BirdIndian roller
State Game
State TreeIndian fig tree
State DanceOdissi
First in State Chief MinisterHarekrushna Mahatab From 23 April 1946 to 12 May 1950
First GovernorSir John Austen Hubback From 1 April 1936 to 11 August 1938
Name of the ConstitutionGovernment of Odisha
Assembly constituency147
Parliamentary constituency21

Festival name:

S.NoFestival name
1.Durga Pooja
2.Kalinga Mahotsav
3.Chandan Yatra

Nick Name of District:

S.NoNick Name of District
1.Temple city of India

Airports:

AirportsCity
Biju Patnaik International AirportBhubaneswar
Jharsuguda AirportDurlaga
Berhampur AirportBerhampur
Rourkela AirportRourkela

Thermal Power Plants:

Thermal Power PlantsLocation
IB Thermal Power Plant Banharpali(OPGC)Banharpali
Angul Jindal India Thermal PowerDerang
Talcher Super Thermal Power StationAngul
Odisha Thermal Power Corporation LimitedBhubaneswar
NTPC Darlipali Thermal Power PlantSundargarh

Hydro Power Plants:

Hydro Power PlantsLocation
Hirakud Hydro Electric ProjectBurla
Chiplima Hydro Electric ProjectChipilma
Balimela Hydro Electric ProjectBalimela

Nuclear Power Plants:

Nuclear Power PlantsLocation
Mundagaon Power PlantMundagaon

National Parks:

National ParksNearest City
Simlipal National ParkBaripada
Bhitarkanika National ParkOdisha

Stadium Name:

Stadium NameLocation
Barabati StadiumCuttack
Veer Surendra Sai StadiumSambalpur
East Coast Railway StadiumBhubaneswar
Kalinga StadiumKhordha

Fort Name:

S.NoFort Name
1.Barabati fort
2.Raibania fort

Monuments:

S.NoMonuments
1.Ratnagiri
2.Saheed Sanjib Monument
3.Japani Sahu Statue
4.Khandadhar Falls

River Name:

S.NoRiver Name
1.Mahanadi
2.Brahmani River
3.Baitarani River

Dam Name:

Dam NameLocation
Rengali DamRengali
Lower Indra DamKarlakot
Deras DamBarapita

Lake Name:

S.NoLake Name
1.Chilika Lake
2.Anshupa Lake
3.Kanjia Lake

Temple Name:

S.NoTemple Name
1.Jagannath Temple
2.Lingaraja Temple
3.Vimala Temple

Dress Code:

Dress Code 
WomenSari
MenKurta and Dhothi

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