#Largest, Longest, Highest , Smallest in India (Written by NM Mishra @Brilliant Academy of Learning- Call 9891726652/9212096139 for Competitive Exams Coaching)#

1. Largest forest covered state - MP
2. Largest state in Area - Rajasthan
3. Largest state in population - UP
4. State with maximum density of population - Bihar
5. State with lowest density of population - Arunachal Pradesh
6. State with maximum literacy rate - Kerala
7. State with minimum literacy rate - Bihar
8. State with maximum sex ratio - Kerala
9. State with minimum sex ratio - Haryana
10. State with minimum forest cover percentage - Punjab
11. State having largest forest cover percentage - Mizoram
12. Largest Mosque - Jama Masjid
13. Largest port - Jawaharlal Nehru Port (Nhava Sheva , Mumbai, Maharashtra)(Artificial port)
14. Largest river Island - Majuli Island (On Brahmaputra river in Assam)
15. Highest waterfall - Kunchikal waterfall(on Varahi river in Karnataka)
16. 2nd highest waterfall - Jog falls/Gersoppa falls( on Shravati river in Karnataka)
17. Largest Library - National Library of India (Kolkata)
18. Largest Lake of saline water - Chilka lake(Odisha)
19. Largest Fresh Water Lake - Wular lake ( Jammu and Kashmir)
20. Largest union territory - Jammu and Kashmir
21. Largest Desert - Thar desert (Rajasthan)
22. Longest river - Ganga
23. Longest tributary river of India - Yamuna
24. Longest river of South India - Godavari
25. Highest mountain Peak Godwin Austen (Karakoram 2nd/K2)
26. Highest , Biggest & Largest Dam of India - Tehri Dam (On Bhagirathi river in Uttarakhand)
27. Longest Road - Grand Trunk Road (Built by Shershah Suri )
28. State with longest coastline - Gujarat
29. Longest railway route - Vivek Express (From Dibrugarh in Assam to Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu)
30. Longest Tunnel -  Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Tunnel connecting Udhampur and Ramban in Jammu  is longest Tunnel of India . Although Longest Tunnel of India and the world at above 10000 ft is Atal Tunnel connecting Manali and Leh in Himachal Pradesh. 
31. Longest National Highway -  Previously NH 7(Varanasi to Kanyakumari) now NH 44 which runs from Srinagar to Kanyakumari nearly 3745 Km .
32. Longest River Bridge - Bhupen Hazarika bridge also called Dhola Sadiya Bridge  ( Lohit river,Assam )(9150 metres)
33. Largest Museum - National Museum, Kolkata
34. Largest populated city - Mumbai(1.84 crore as per 2011 census)
35. Largest Dome - Gol Gumbaj , Bijapur, Karnataka
36. Largest Delta - Sundarban Delta (West Bengal)
37. Longest Dam - Hirakud Dam ( On Mahanadi river , Odisha)
38. Largest Zoo -  Sri Venkateshwar Zoological Park, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh
39. Largest man made lake - Govind Ballabh pant sagar (Rihand Dam )
40. Highest Tower - Pitampura Tower, Delhi
41 Smallest State - Goa
42. Smallest state in population - Sikkim
43. Longest electrified railway Tunnel - Between Charlopalli and Rapuri in Andhra Pradesh
44. Longest electrified railway route - From Delhi to Kolkata via Patna
45. Shortest national highway - NH 47 A (6 Km , Links Willingdon Island with Kochi bypass (Kerala)
46. Largest Cave Temple - Kailash Temple, Ellora, Maharashtra
47. Largest Animal Fair - Sonepur,Bihar
48. Highest Gateway - Bulund Darwaza, Fatehpur Sikri,Agra
49. Largest Hotel - ITC Grand Chola Sheraton, Chennai (600rooms)
50. Place of Heaviest rainfall - Mausinram (Meghalaya)
51. Largest Corridor - Rameshwaram temple Corridor, Tamilnadu
52. Largest Cantilever Span Bridge -  Howrah Bridge (On Hooghly river, Kolkata)
53.Highest Railway station - Ghum Railway Station (Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, West Bengal)
54. Largest natural port - Mumbai port (It is natural port)
55 Highest Lake of India - Cholamu lake (Sikkim)
56. Deepest Lake - Manasbal lake (Jammu and Kashmir)
57. Deepest port - Gangavaram (Andhra Pradesh)
58. Highest Award - Bharat Ratna
59. Highest Gallantry Award - Param Vir chakra
60 Highest Gallantry Award during Peace Time - Ashok Chakra
61. Largest Gurudwara - Golden Temple, Amritsar, punjab
62. Deepest River Valley - Bhagirathi & Alaknanda
63. Longest river which forms Estuary is Narmada
64. Largest Church - Saint Cathedral,Goa
65. Longest Beach - Merina Beach, Chennai
66. Highest Glacier & Battlefield - Siachen
67. Highest Airport - Kushok Bakula Rinpoche Airport,Leh, Laddakh
68. Largest Planetarium - Birla Planetarium, Kolkata
69. Largest Temple of India - Ranganath Swamy Temple, Srirangam, Tiruchirapalli, Tamilnadu
70. Highest Railway Bridge - Chenab Bridge in Jammu and Kashmir is world's highest railway bridge which is arch shaped made of steel and 359 m in height.
71. Longest rail cum road bridge - Bogibeel Bridge on Brahmputra river in Assam (4.94 km )
72. Highest Statue - Statue of Unity (182 m or 597 ft ). This is highest Statue in the world. This has been made to honour Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel ,first deputy PM of India,first Home Minister of India credited for integration of 562 princely States in India . Statue of Unity is on Sadhubet island in Narmada river , kewadiya in Narmada district , Gujarat. It is between Vindhyachal and Satpura ranges nearly 3.5 km from Sardar sarovar dam .It has been designed by sculptor Ram V Sutar .
73. Largest Stadium - Motera Stadium now known as Narendra Modi Stadium (Cricket Stadium) having seating capacity of 1.32 lac situated near Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
74. Highest Motorable Road - Road connecting villages of Chisumle and Demchok (Nearly 230 km from Leh )
75. Longest Cave - Krem Liat Prah , Meghalaya
76. Largest District - Kutch District
77. Longest Lake - Vembanad Lake , Kerala
78. Largest Public Sector Bank - State Bank of India
79. Largest Private Sector Bank -  HDFC Bank
80. Longest Canal - Indira Gandhi Canal
81. Longest Electrified Railway Tunnel - Between Cherlopali and Rapuru Railway Station (6.7 km ) Andhra Pradesh
82. Oldest Church - St. Thomas Syro Malabar Church 
83. State having largest Schedule Caste population - UP 
84. State having largest proportion of Schedule Caste - Punjab
85. State having largest population of Schedule Tribe - MP 
86. State having largest proportion of Schedule Tribe - Mizoram 
87. State having lowest proportion of Schedule Tribe - Goa 
88. The Schedule Tribe having largest population - Gond
89. Caste having largest population in India - Ahir or Yadavs 
90. Largest company as per maket capitalisation - Reliance Industries 
91. Most industrialized state - Tamilnadu
92. Most urbanized State - Goa
93. State having maximum density of roads - Kerala 
94. State having maximum length of state Highway - Maharashtra


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