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Superlative of India (The largest, Biggest, Smallest, Longest, Highest)

Dear Aspirants, Here we covered all the Superlative of India i.e The largest, Biggest, Smallest, Longest, Highest in India which are the most important General Knowledge of Indian Geography for all competitive examinations like Railway NTPC, Group D, SSC, UPSC, Banking and State PSU.

LONGEST Superlative of India

LONGEST IN INDIA

Animal Fair Sonepur (Bihar)
Auditorium Sri Shanmukhanand Hall (Mumbai)
Cave Temple Kailash Temple( Ellora, Maharashtra)
Coastline  (State) Gujarat (1600 km)
Corridor Corridor of Rameswaram Temple(Tamil Nadu)
Deepest River Valley Bhagirathi and Alaknanda
Delta Sunderban (West  Bengal)
Desert Thar (Rajasthan)
Electric railway line From Delhi to Kolkata via Patna (1532 km)
Elevated Expressway Chennai Port Maduravoyal Elevated Expressway  
Highway Tunnel Chenani Nashri Tunnel (Patnitop Tunnel, 11.2 Km) on NH44, J & K
Railway platform Gorakhpur, UP (1355.4m)
International Border (State) West Bengal (2509 km)
Lake Wular Lake (J & K)
Canal Indira Gandhi Canal (Rajasthan Canal), Rajasthan
Longest Dam Hirakund Dam (Orissa) (1465 km)
Mosque Jama Masjid( Delhi)
Most Populous City Delhi
National Highway NH 44 (Srinagar to Kanyakumari, 3745 KM).Previously NH 07
Oldest Church St. Thomas Church at Palayar, Trichur( Kerala )
State with Longest Coastal Line Gujarat
Passenger Train Route Dibrugarh to Kanyakumari
Railway Bridge Vembanad Rail Bridge, Kerala Rail
Railway Tunnel Pir  Panjal  Railway Tunnel (11.215 km),  Jammu & Kashmir
River (India) The Ganga (2640 km. long)
River Bridge Dhola Sadiya Bridge on the lohit river, Assam (also known as Bhupen Hazarika Setu, 9.15km)
River of Southern India Godavari
Road Bridge Bogibeel Bridge, Assam
Road Grand Truck Road (Kolkata to Delhi ) 2500 km
Sea Beach Marina Beach ( Chennai )
Sea bridge Bandra Worli Sea Link on Mahim bay, Mumbai  (5.6km)
State with Longest Coast Line Andhra Pradesh
State with Maximum Forest Area Madhya Pradesh
Train Route Vivek Express, Dibrugarh to Kanyakumari (4286 km)
Tributary river Yamuna (1376 km, tributary of Ganga)
Tunnel Jawahar Tunnel, Banihal Pass( J & K)
Which State has Longest Highway Uttar Pradesh (752 km)
ZOO Zoological Garden(Kolkata)

LARGEST Superlative of India 

LARGEST IN INDIA

Animal Fair Sonepur (Bihar)
Artificial Lake Govind Sagar ( Bhakhra Nangal)
Auditorium Sri Shanmukhanand Hall, Mumbai
Barrage Farakka Barrage, Ganga
Saline water lake Chilika Lake, Odisha
Cave Amarnath (J & K)
Cave Temple Kailash Temple (Ellora, Maharashtra)
Church Saint Cathedral (Goa)
Deepest lake   Gobind Sagar Lake, Himachal Pradesh(163 m)
Delta Sundarban Delta (on the mouth of Ganga Brahmaputra River)
Desert Thar Desert, Northwestern India (2 lakhs km2)
Dome Gol Gumbaz, Bijapur( Karnataka)
Saline water lake Chilika, Odisha
Freshwater lake Wular lake, J&K. ( 260 km2)
Gurudwara Golden Temple, Amritsar
Jute Producer State West Bengal
Largest Monastery Tawang Monastery, Arunachal Pradesh
Largest Museum Indian Museum, Kolkata
Man-made Fresh Water Lake Kolleru Lake (Andhra Pradesh )
Milk Producer State Uttar Pradesh
Mosque Jama Masjid (Delhi)
Museum Indian Museum, Kolkata
Planetarium Birla Planetarium, Kolkata
Port Mumbai (Maharashtra)
Public Sector bank State Bank of India
Rice Producer State West Bengal
River without Delta Narmada and Tapti
Road density (KM per unit Area) Kerala (5268 km/km2)
Road Network (state) Maharashtra (6.08 lakhs km)
Saltwater lake Sambhar lake, Rajasthan
Stadium Salt lake, Yuva Bharti, Kolkata
Sea Bridge Anna Indira Gandhi Bridge (Tamil Nadu )
Share of national highway Uttar Pradesh (8483 km)
State (Area) Rajasthan (3.42 Lakh km2)
State (Literacy Rate) Kerala (94%)
State

 (Most Urbanized)

 Goa (62%)
State (Population Density)  Bihar (1,106 per sq km)
State (Population growth rate)  Meghalaya (27.95%)
State (Population) Uttar Pradesh (204 million)
State (Sex Ratio) Kerala (1084)
State with Maximum Forest Area Madhya Pradesh (94 K km2)

 

State with the maximum % of Forest area Mizoram (about 75%)
State with the maximum number of international borders Sikkim, West Bengal, and Arunachal Pradesh.
State with the maximum number of neighboring states Uttar Pradesh (8 states)
Temple Sri Ranganathaswamy temple, Tamil Nadu
Wheat Producer State Uttar Pradesh
Zoo Zoological Gardens, Alipur, Kolkata

TALLEST (HIGHEST) Superlative of India

TALLEST (HIGHEST)

Highest Road Leh Manali at Khardungla, (Jammu and Kashmir)
Dam Tehri Dam on Bhagirathi River, Uttarakhand (Height 260m)
Gateway Buland Darwaza, Fatehpur Sikri, UP
Highest Airport Leh Airport (Laddakh)
Highest Battle Field and Longest Glacier Siachen Glacier
Highest Civilian Award Bharat Ratna
Highest Dam Bhakhra Nangal Dam, Sutlej river(Punjab)
Highest Gallantry Award Param Vir Chakra
Highest Gateway Buland Darwaza, Fatehpur Sikri(U.P)
Highest Lake Cholamu Lake (5330 meters), Sikkim
Highest Peak Godwin Austen/ K2(8611 m)
Highest rainfall Mawsinram
Highest Road The road at Khardungla in Leh Manali Sector
Highest Waterfall Jog or Garsoppa( Karnataka)
Statue Gomateshwara, Karnataka
Straight Gravity Dam Bhakra Dam on Satluj river, Himachal Pradesh.
Tallest Statue Gomateswara( Karnataka)
Tallest TV Tower  Fazilka(Punjab) Southern Indian
Tower Pitampura Tower, Delhi  
Waterfall Kunchikal Falls, Varahi River, Karnataka

BIGGEST Superlative of India

BIGGEST IN INDIA

Battlefield Siachen Glacier, Jammu and Kashmir
Beach Marina Beach (Chennai)
Biggest Canti Level Bridge Rabindar Setu or Howrah Bridge(kolkata)
Biggest Church  Saint Cathedral at Old Goa (Goa)
Biggest River Island Majuli Brahmaputra River(Assam)
Biggest Stadium  Yuva Bharti stadium, kolkata
Canal Indira Gandhi Canal, Rajasthan (Source Harike barrage, Punjab).
Cantilever bridge Rabindra Setu (Howrah Bridge), Kolkata
Dam Hirakud Dam on Mahanadi River, Odisha (25.8 km)
Deepest River Valley Bhagirathi and Alaknanda
Glacier Siachen Glacier, Ladakh, J&K
Hotel Oberoi Sheraton (Mumbai)
lake Vembanad lake, Kerala ( length 96.5 KM)   
Man-made lake Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar (Rihand Dam, 934m), UP.
Most Populous city  Mumbai
Oldest Church    St. Thomas Church at Palayar, Trichur (Kerala)
Place of heaviest rainfall   Mawsynram (Meghalaya)
Riverine Island Majuli island on Brahmaputra River, Assam
Stadium Yuva Bharti Stadium, Salt Lake, Kolkata

Superlative of India: SMALLEST 

SMALLEST IN INDIA

 State (Area)  Goa (3702 km2)
State (Population)  Sikkim (6.1 lakh)
State (Population Density)  Arunachal Pradesh (17 people)
State (Literacy Rate) Bihar (63.2%)
State (Sex Ratio) Haryana (879)
State (Population Growth Rate) Sikkim (12.89%)
State (Least Urbanized) Himachal Pradesh (10%)

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