Facts and figures about West Bengal

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1. Capital: Kolkata
2. Name of present CM: Mamata Banerjee
3. Name of present governor: K.N Tripathi
4. Name of ruling party: TMC
5. Type of Legislature : Unicameral
6. No. of Lok Sabha Seats: 42
7. No. of Rajya Sabha Seats: 16
8. No. of Assembly Seats: 294
9. Main Language: Bengali
10. Bordering States: Odisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, Sikkim
11. No. of Districts: 20
12. Highest populated District : North 24 Parganas (10082852)
13. Biggest District(area wise): South 24 Pargana (9660 sq. km.)
14. Total Population: 91,276,115
15. Density : 1,029 per sq km
16. Total Area: 88,752 sq. km.
17. Important Festivals: Durga puja, Id-ul-Fitr, Laxmipuja,Janmashtami
18. Main religions: Hinduism & Islam
19. State Animal: Fishing Cat
20. State Bird: Kingfisher
21. State Flower: Jasmine
22. State Fruit: Mango
23. State Tree: Devil Tree
24. Main Rivers: Ganga, Bhagirathi, Rupnarayan, Damodar
25. Sex ratio 950 Females to 1000  Males
26. Literacy 77.08%

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