WEST BENGAL
Area: 89,000 sq. km.
Capital: Kolkata
Language: Bengali
Crops: potatoes, oilseeds, betelvine, tobacco, wheat, barley, maize, rice
Industries: steel, engineering, electronics, automobiles, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, aluminium, ceramics,
leather, footwear, bonemetal, bicycle, jute, cotton, textiles, tea, paper, glass, timber and wagon building
Minerals: coal and china clay
Places of interest in West Bengal
Kolkata
..The Maidan
..Chowringhee
..Fort Willaim
..Sahid Minar
..Victoria Memorial
..Birla Planetarium
..Raj Bhawan
..Indian National Library
..Marble Palace
..Indian Museum
..Botanical gardens
..Zoological Gardens
..Parasnath Jain Temple
..Kalighat Temple
..Belur Math
..Dakshineswar Kali Temple
..Howrah Bridge
Murshidabad
Darjeeling

 Kanta embroidery

Districts in West Bengal
Bankura Maldah
Barddhaman Medinipur
Birbhum Murshidabad
Dakshin Dinajpur Nadia
Darjling North 24- Parganas
Haora Puruliya
Hugli South 24- Parganas
Jalpaiguri Uttar Dinajpur
Koch Bihar

States & UT
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