Uttarakhand

About The State

Uttarakhand was formed on 9th November 2000 as the 27th State of India, when it was carved out of northern Uttar Pradesh. Located at the foothills of the Himalayan mountain ranges, it is largely a hilly State, having international boundaries with China (Tibet) in the north and Nepal in the east. On its north-west lies Himachal Pradesh, while on the south is Uttar Pradesh. It is rich in natural resources especially water and forests with many glaciers, rivers, dense forests and snow-clad mountain peaks. Char-dhams, the four most sacred and revered Hindu temples of Badrinath,Kedarnath, Gangotri and Yamunotri are nestled in the mighty mountains. It’s truly God’s Land (Dev Bhoomi). Dehradun is the Capital of Uttarakhand.

Hon'ble Chief Minister :- Shri. Trivendra Singh Rawat

Trivendra Singh Rawat (born December 1960) is an Indian politician and is the eighth and current Chief Minister of Uttarakhand.

Rawat was a member of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh from 1979 to 2002 and held the post of organizing secretary of the Uttarakhand region, and later the state, after its formation in 2000. He was elected from Doiwala in the State's first legislative assembly elections in 2002. He retained his seat in the 2007 elections and served as the State's Minister of Agriculture.

As a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, he served as Jharkhand's in-charge and Uttarakhand cadre's president. Winning from Doiwala again in 2017, he was named the Chief Minister after his party won majority and formed the government

Trivendra Singh Rawat was born in December 1960 in the village of Khairasain in the Kotdwar tehsil, in Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand

Trivendra Singh Rawat joined the right-wing organisation Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh in 1979 before becoming its pracharak (apostle) for the Dehradun region in 1985. Subsequently, he joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), He was made BJP's organizing secretary for the Uttarakhand region and worked with senior leader Lalji Tandon at the time. He was also actively involved in the Uttarakhand movement, during which he was arrested several times. After the region received statehood in 2000, Rawat was made the state cadre's BJP president.

UTTARAKHAND GOVERNMENT WEB LINKS
Official Portal of Uttarakhand Government http://www.uk.gov.in/
Chief Minister of Uttarakhand http://cm.uk.gov.in/
Raj Bhawan, Uttarakhand http://governoruk.gov.in/
Department of Sugam Sewa - Online Citizen Services http://sugamsewa.uk.gov.in/
Department of State Election Commission (SEC) http://sec.uk.gov.in/
Department of public Service Commission http://ukpsc.gov.in/
Department of State Consumer Disputes Redressal Comission http://scdrc.uk.gov.in/
Department of Electricity Regulatory Commission http://www.uerc.gov.in/
Department of Entertainment http://enttax.uk.gov.in/
Department of Forest http://forest.uk.gov.in/
Department of Information and Public Relation http://uttarainformation.gov.in/
Department of Information Technology http://itda.uk.gov.in/
Department of Labour http://labour.uk.gov.in/
Department of Planning http://spc.uk.gov.in/
Public Works Department http://pwd.uk.gov.in/
Department of Science and Technology http://ucost.in/
Department of Social Welfare http://socialwelfare.uk.gov.in/
Department of Town and Country Planning http://tcp.uk.gov.in/
Department of Jal Sansthan http://ujs.uk.gov.in/
Department of Women Empowerment and Child Development http://wecd.uk.gov.in/
Department of Panchayati Raj http://www.ukpr.gov.in/
Department of Sports http://sports.uk.gov.in/
Department of Health http://health.uk.gov.in/
Department of Education http://www.schooleducation.uk.gov.in/
Department of Electricity https://www.upcl.org
Department of Transport http://transport.uk.gov.in/
Department of Finance http://budget.uk.gov.in/
Department of Agriculture http://agriculture.uk.gov.in/
Department of Income Tax http://comtax.uk.gov.in/
Department of Sainik Welfare http://www.upnl.co.in/
Department of revenue http://revenue.uk.gov.in/
Department of tourism http://uttarakhandtourism.gov.in/
Department of cooperation http://cconpo.icai.org/
Department of Elections http://ceo.uk.gov.in/
Department of Food and Civil Supplies http://fcs.uk.gov.in/
Department of Irrigation http://uttarakhandirrigation.com/
Department of Police http://uttarakhandpolice.uk.gov.in/
Department of Animal Husbandry http://ahd.uk.gov.in/
Department of Employment http://rojgar.uk.gov.in/