List of Highest Longest Largest Biggest in India

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In this article we have tried to cover list of Highest,Longest,Largest,Biggest in India

1) Highest Award – Bharat Ratna
2) Highest Gallantry Award – Param Vir Chakra
3) Longest River in India- The Ganges
4) Longest Tributary river of India – Yamuna
5) Largest Lake – Wular Lake, Kashmir
6) Largest Lake (Saline Water) – Chilka Lake, Orissa
7) Largest Man-Made Lake – Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar (Rihand Dam)
8) Largest Fresh Water Lake – Kolleru Lake (Andhra Pradesh)
9) Highest Lake – Devtal Lake, Gadhwal (Uttarakhand)
10) Highest peak in India- Mount K2
11) Highest Lake – Devatal (Gharhwal)
12) Highest Peak – Karkoram-2 of K-2(8,611 meters)
13) Biggest Mosque – Jama Masjid at Delhi
14) Highest Gateway – Buland Darwaza at Fatehpur Sikri (53.6 meters high)
15) Tallest Statue – Statue of Gomateshwar (17 meters high In Karnataka
16) Largest Dome- Gol Gumbaz at Bijapur
17) Largest Zoo – Zoological Garden at Alipur (Kolkata)
18) Highest Dam – Tehri Dam ( 260 meters , 850 ft )
19) Highest Tower – Qutab Minar at Delhi (88.4 meters high)
20) Fastest Train – Shatabadi Express running between New Delhi and Bhopal
21) State with longest coastline- Gujarat
22) State with longest coastline of South India – Andhra Pradesh
23) Longest Electric Railway Line- From Delhi to Kolkata via Patna
24) Longest Railway Route- From Assam to Kanyakumari
25) Longest Railway Platform – Kharagpur (W. Bengal)
26) Highest Railway Station – Ghum (W. Bengal)
27) Longest Tunnel – Jawahar tunnel (Jammu & Kashmir)
28) Longest Highway – NH-44 (NH-7) which turns from Varanasi to Kanyakumari
29) Smallest State (Population) – Sikkim
30) Smallest State (Area) – Goa
31) Largest State (Area)- Rajasthan
32) Highest Population Density- Bihar
33) Largest State (Population) – Uttar Pradesh
34) Largest Cave- Amarnath (J&K)
35) Largest Cave Temple – Kailash Temple, Ellora (Maharastra)
36) Largest Animal Fair – Sonepur (Bihar)
37) Largest Auditorium – Sri Shanmukhanand Hall (Mumbai)
38) Biggest Hotel – Oberai-Sheraton (Mumbai)
39) Largest Populated City- Mumbai
40) Largest State(Area) – Rajasthan
41) Largest State(Population) – Uttar Pradesh
42) Highest rainfall- Cherrapunhi (426 inches per annum)
43) Highest Watefall – Nohkalikai Falls (335 meters, 1100 ft high) in Shora
44) State wise largest area under forest – Madhya Pradesh
45) Largest Delta – Sunderbans Delta
46) Largest River without Delta- Narmada and Tapti
47) Longest Cantilever Span bridge- Howrah Bridge
48) Longest River Bridge- Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
49) Biggest Cave temple – Ellora
50) Longest Road – Grand Trunk Road
51) Highest Road – Road at Khardungla,(in Leh-Manali Sector)
52) Largest Public Sector Bank – State Bank of India
53) Longest Canal – Indira Gandhi Canal or Rajasthan Canal (Rajasthan)
54) Largest Museum – India Museum at Kolkata
55) Longest Dam- Hirakud Dam (Orrisa)
56) Largest Desert – Thar (Rajasthan)
57) Largest District – Kutch district
58) Fastest Train – Shatabadi Express running between New Delhi and Bhopal
59) State with longest coastline of South India – Andhra Pradesh
60) Longest Electric Railway Line – From Delhi to Kolkata via Patna
61) Largest Port- Mumbai
62) Largest Gurudwara – Golden Temple, Amritsar
63) Deepest River Valley – Bhagirathi & Alaknanda
64) Largest Church – Saint Cathedral (Goa)
65) Oldest Church – St. Thomas Church at Palayar, Trichur (Kerala)
66) Longest River – Ganga (2640 km long)
67) Longest Beach – Marina Beach, Chennai
68) Highest Battle Field – Siachin Glacier
69) Highest Airport – Leh (Laddakh)
70) Biggest Stadium – Yuva Bharti (Salt Lake) Stadium, Kolkata
71) Largest River Island – Majuli (Brahmaputra River, Asom)
72) Largest Planetarium – Birla Planetarium (Kolkata)
73) Largest Port- Mumbai
74) Largest Gurudwara – Golden Temple, Amritsar
75) Deepest River Valley – Bhagirathi & Alaknanda
76) Largest Church- Saint Cathedral (Goa)
77) Oldest Church- St. Thomas Church at Palayar, Trichur (Kerala)
78) Largest inland salt lake- Sambhar lake

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