Rajasthan: Mislaneous Facts of Rajasthan

15 OCT 2015 

  • Student Day in Rajasthan .
  • former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam’s birth anniversary was celebrated as Student Day .

30 crores barrels

  • Cairn India operated by oil reserves of the field, crossing a significant milestone 11 august 2015 has exceeded three hundred million barrels figures.
  • Cairn’s Mangala oil field in Barmer district of India’s largest petroleum production began on 29 August 2009 and since then the production has continued unabated.

Bharat Mala project

  • Rajasthan is to be the biggest beneficiary of the Central government’s proposed Bharat Mala project. Out of 7,000 km the state will have 1,491 km of roads running through the border areas in Rajasthan.
  • Total 11 roads have been earmarked at present in Rajasthan which will be developed under the project.
  • “Most of the roads are close to Pakistan border.
  • The government is proposing to build about 5,000 km of road network all along the borders and coastal areas under a new scheme to be called ” Bharat Mala”.

Jaipur at 370th position in terms of cleanliness

  • Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
  • Clean India Mission and abbreviated as SBA or SBM for Swachh Bharat Mission is a national campaign by the Government of India, covering 4041 statutory towns, to clean the streets, roads and infrastructure of the country
  • The top 10 ranked cities being : Mysore, Thiruchirapalli (Tamil Nadu), Navi Mumbai, Kochi (Kerala), Hassan, Mandya and Bengaluru from Karnataka, Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala), Halisahar (West Bengal) and Gangtok (Sikkim)
  • Damoh (Madhya Pradesh) came at the bottom of 476, preceded by Bhind(MP), Palwal and Bhiwani, both in Haryana, Chittaurgarh (Rajasthan), Bulandshahar (UP), Neemuch (MP), Rewari(Haryana), Hindaun (Rajasthan) and Sambalpur in Odisha at 467thrank.

Barmer oil refinery in Barmer district of Rajasthan

  • Committee to establish the refinery has been abolished as the land was earmarked in Pachpadara in place of leelala

Jaipur Metro

  • Jaipur Metro began commercial service between Chandpole and Mansarovar on 3 June 2015.
  •  and has been named as Pink Line.


  • On 5th June 2015, Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejunivetion Uma Bharti from Jaipur, Rajasthan launched the nationwide Jal Kranti Abhiyan.
  • The aim is to amalgamate water conservation and management in the country through a holistic and integrated approach involving all stakeholders, making it a mass movement.

Nitin Gadkari 23 june 2015 

  • Gadkari has approved are 1,423 km long roads in Indo-Pak border areas in Western parts of Rajasthan under Bharatmala projects, 72-km long Anupgarh-Suratgarh road, 4-lane Bar-Jodhpur road.
  • NH-14………
  • NH-65…………..
  • NH- 114…..

public private partnership first road in rajasthan

  • Dungpur to Rajgarh

first call centre for former soldiers in rajasthan

  • Rajasthan Minister Kali Charan Saraf on Monday opened the nation’sfirst call centre to solve the problems of Indian army jawans .
  • call centre number is 18001806212 .

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched around 25 business plans

  • and agreements worth $22 billion between Indian firms including the Adani group, Bharti Airtel and Welspun, and Chinese business houses at a function in Shanghai on 16 may 2015 .
  • motor manufacturing plant in the northern state of Rajasthan jaipur .
  • ??

smart Raj call center

  • Rajpal Singh Shekhawat launched smart Raj call center.

Rajasthan launches LED home lighting scheme

  • Rajasthan launches LED home lighting scheme · Vasundhara Raje Chief Minister of Rajasthan.
  • This would help to save up to 734 million units per year in the state.
  • the LED bulbs would be available for the customers at a cost of Rs 124 per piece and the consumers could also buy it at down payment Rs 10 and pay rest in 12 easy installments.

malnutrition child program in rajasthan

  • To be launched in five Districts- Udaipur, Dungpur, Banswarda, Bara and Dholpur
  • total malnutritioned children in Rajasthan is 5 lakhs

Pratap Raj Methi

  • Rajasthan’s Methi is well famous for its strong aroma and taste among spice lovers across the globe.
  • Pratap Rajasthan Methi (PRM 45) is the new brand found by researchers at the Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology (MPUAT) Udaipur and its germplasm has got registered with the National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi.
  • rajasthan contributing about 80% area and production of methi of the country.

rajasthan won 63rd senior national volleyball men’s championship.

  • rajasthan beat Kerala after 34 years .

Atal Seva Kendra

  • Rajasthan Government is on his way to rename Rajiv Gandhi Seva Kendras as ‘Atal Seva Kendras‘.

Scheduled Areas To Be Expanded In State Probationers Fix Payment To Be Hiked By 20%

  • State Cabinet approved to expand the Scheduled Areas under the Schedule V of the Constitution of India in accordance with the Census 2011. Presently, 5,034 villages and six municipalities are included in these scheduled areas.
  • As per the new proposal, number of villages and municipalities under the scheduled areas would increase to 5,706 and nine respectively.

National Girl Child Day in India

  • National girl child day is celebrated every year on 24th of January as a national observance day for the girl child.

Rajasthan government has constituted 723 new Gram Panchayats and 47 new Panchayat Samities in the state.

  • 723 new Gram Panchayats were constituted and 1,423 Gram Panchayats were reconstituted.
  • 47 new Panchayat Samiti were created and 64 (Panchayat Samiti) were reconstituted.


  • The Raje government will introduce new system of self-attestation and declaration of documents from January 1, 2015 by abolishing the old system of affidavit submission of every official documents for job, property, housing, and in government functioning.

Forest Survey of India

  • according to the forest survey of india report 2013 Non-Forested area is 94.07 %
  • it’s a bad news for rajastha .

creative breeding systems used for save great indian bustard or godawan

  • Total population of godwan is 225-250 out of which 25 are in rajasthan.
  • Ex- situ breeding will be practiced after hatching the eggs artificially and scientific methods.


rajasthan becom first state in india to implemented  Land Acquisition bill 2014.

Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd

  • rajasthan vidyut utpadan nigam limited first government company listed in share market 2015.


  • State Government of Rajasthan on 30 June 2014 declared Camel as the State animal in Cattle category.
  • Chinkara will be the state animal in animal category
  • State bird Godavan 

Rajasthan government announced that it will develop a biosphere

  • The Rajasthan government announced that it will develop a biosphere reserve corridor connecting 14 protected sanctuaries in six districts to ensure safe roaming of wild animals like tigers.
  • “The corridor will be named Rajiv Gandhi Biosphere Reserve. It is a very ambitious project of the state government for protecting wild life animals, especially tigers,”
  • Sanctuaries which will be connected through the corridor include Ramsagar, Van Vihar and Kesarbaag in Dholpur district, Kela Devi in Karauli, Ranthambore National Park, Sawai Man Singh and Sawai Madhopur Sanctuary in Sawai Madhopur, Ramgarh Vishdhari in Bundi, Darra, Jawahar Sagar, National Chambal Sanctuary and Mukundara Hills Sanctuary in Kota, Shergarh in Bundi and Bhainsrorgarh Sanctuary in Chittoragarh district.

Rajasthan Vidhan Sabha

  • rajasthan vidhan sabha seats number increased by 66 .

Rajasthan Important Posts:-

  • Governor- Kalyan singh
  • Chief Justice of HC- Justice Ajeet Singh
  • Chief Secratory- CS Rajan
  • RPSC Chairman- Lalit K Panvar
  • 5th Finance Commission – Jyoti Kiran
  • 14th Legislative assembly Speaker- Kailash Meghwal
  • 14th Legislative assembly Leader of Opp.- Rameshwar dudi
  • Metro- Nihal Chand Goel
  • State election commissioner- Ram Lubhaya
  • Lokayukt- Sajjan Singh Kothari
  • Advocate General-Narpatmal Lodha
  • Chief election officier- Govind sharma
  • State Human Right Commission- HR Kurdi
  • Rajasthan Tax board- Bal Krishna Meena
  • State pollution control board- Arpana Aroora


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