Sikkim Static GK [PDF] For Competitive Exams 2024

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In this article, we will explore Sikkim Static GK facts that are useful for all competitive exams in 2024. We all know State-related Static GK is an essential part of the general Knowledge section as well as any competitive government exams.

Usually in the state government Competitive exams, many questions are asked from state static gk (for example, Sikkim). To understand the importance of this topic we have compiled all the static facts of the Sikkim state in one place in the best way possible. Also, we have provided a Sikkim Static GK pdf download link below this article, which will help you to study offline.

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Sikkim is one of the 28 states and 8 union territories of India. It is located in the northeastern region of India with a population (2011) of Neutral increase 610,577. Sikkim has an area of 7,096 km2 (2,740 sq mi) and shares its borders with China in the north and northeast, Bhutan in the east, Nepal in the west, and West Bengal in the south. Here’s a table with some more information about Sikkim Static GK :

Capital (राजधानी)Gangtok
Location (स्थान)Northeastern part of India
Formation (गठन)16 May 1975
Statehood (राज्यसत्ता)Became the 22nd state of India in 1975
Total Area (कुल क्षेत्रफल)7,096 km2 (2,740 sq mi)
Area Rank (क्षेत्र श्रेणी)28th
Population (जनसंख्या)610,577
Population rank (जनसंख्या श्रेणी)29th
Density (घनत्व)86/km2 (220/sq mi)
Literacy Rate (साक्षरता दर)81.42%
Sex Ratio (लिंग अनुपात)890(F)/1000 (M)
Legislative Assembly (विधान सभा)32 Seats
Lower House (तल्लो सदन)1 Seats
Upper House (माथिल्लो सदन)1Seats
Number of Districts (जिल्लाको संख्या)6
High Court (उच्च अदालत)Sikkim High Court
Language (भाषा)Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Limbu, Gurung, Manger, Mukhia, Newari, Rai, Sherpa, Tamang’
Official Language (आधिकारिक भाषा)Nepali, English, Bhutia, Lepcha
Borders (सीमानाहरू)West Bengal (south), Nepal (west), Tibet Autonomous Region, China (north/east), Bhutan (southeast)
Lake (ताल)Gurudongmar Lake, Khecheopalri Lake, Lake Tsongmo, Lake Cholamu
Highest Peak (सर्वोच्च शिखर)Mount Kanchenjunga (third highest peak in the world)
River (नदी)Teesta
Festival (महोत्सव)Saga Dawa Festival
Major Ethnic Communities (प्रमुख जातीय समुदायहरू)Nepalis, Lepchas, Bhutias, Limbus
Major Religion (प्रमुख धर्म)Buddhism
National Park (राष्ट्रिय निकुञ्ज)Khangchendzonga National Park
Folk Dance (लोक नृत्य)Singhi Chham
Famous Tourist Destinations (प्रसिद्ध पर्यटकीय गन्तव्यहरू)Pelling, Yuksom, Tsomgo Lake, Nathu La Pass
Environmental Focus (वातावरणीय फोकस)Organic farming, eco-tourism
Economy (अर्थतन्त्र)Agriculture, tourism, hydropower generation
Educational Institutes (शैक्षिक संस्थानहरू)Sikkim University, National Institute of Technology Sikkim, Central Institute of Himalayan Culture Studies
Airport (एयरपोर्ट)Pakyong Airport
Traditional Dress (परम्परागत पोशाक)Bakhu (women), Kho (men)
Wildlife Sanctuary (वन्यजन्तु अभयारण्य) Fambong Lho Wildlife Sanctuary, Kitam Bird sanctuary, Kyongnosla Alpine Sanctuary, Pangolakha Wildlife Sanctuary, Varsey Rhododendron Sanctuary
Sikkim State Song (सिक्किम राज्य गीत)Jahan Bagcha Teesta Rangeet (Where Teesta and Rangeet flow)
Sikkim State Bird (सिक्किम राज्य पक्षी)Blood pheasant
Sikkim State Fish (सिक्किम राज्य माछा)Copper Mahseer
Sikkim State Flower (सिक्किम राज्य फूल)Noble dendrobium
Sikkim State Mammal (सिक्किम राज्य स्तनपायी)Red panda
Sikkim State Tree (सिक्किम स्टेट ट्री)Rhododendron
Conservation Efforts (संरक्षण प्रयास)First organic state in India, Plastic bag ban

Sikkim Static GK :: Miscellaneous

SL NoQuestionAnswer
1Name one famous monastery in Sikkim.Rumtek Monastery
2Which religion is predominant in Sikkim?Buddhism
3Name one major festival celebrated in Sikkim.Losar (Tibetan New Year)
4Which national park in Sikkim is a UNESCO World Heritage Site?Khangchendzonga National Park
5Which traditional dress is worn by women in Sikkim?Bakhu
6Name a popular lake located in Sikkim.Tsomgo Lake
7Who ruled Sikkim before it became a part of India?Namgyal dynasty
8Which state shares its borders with Sikkim in the south?West Bengal
9What is the traditional costume for men in Sikkim called?Kho
10Which national park in Sikkim is home to the red panda?Singalila National Park
11Which river flows through Sikkim?Teesta River
12Name the famous pass that connects Sikkim to Tibet.Nathu La Pass
13Which lake is considered sacred by both Hindus and Buddhists?Khecheopalri Lake
14Name the traditional dance form of Sikkim.Tamang Selo
15What is the popular festival celebrated by the Bhutia community in Sikkim?Losoong
16Which is the longest river in Sikkim?Teesta River
17What is the traditional dance form of Sikkim?Singhi Chham
18Which is the highest lake in Sikkim?Gurudongmar Lake
19Name the traditional musical instrument of Sikkim.Damphu
20Which festival is celebrated to honor the mountain deity?Pang Lhabsol
21Name the famous hot spring in Sikkim.Yumthang Hot Spring
22What is the major crop cultivated in Sikkim?Cardamom
23Which is the state bird of Sikkim?Blood Pheasant
24Name the glacier located in the eastern part of Sikkim.Zemu Glacier
25Which is the highest motorable road in Sikkim?Silk Route
26Which among the following highway connects Sikkim with rest of India?National Highway 10
27The Rangit dam is build across which tributary of Tista River in Sikkim?Rangit River
28How many countries border Sikkim? 3 Nos
29Which is the only Indian state that borders Sikkim?West Bengal
30How many mountain peaks are in Sikkim?28 Peaks

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