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Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh, abbreviation U.P. is a state located in the northern part of India. With a population of over 200 million people, it is India's most populous state, as well as the world's most populous sub-national entity. Were it a nation in its own right. Uttar Pradesh would be the world's fifth most populous country, ahead of Brazil (a country thirty-five times larger in territorial area than Uttar Pradesh).

Uttar Pradesh is the second largest state-economy in India. Agriculture is a significant part of UP's economy. Uttar Pradesh covers a large part of the highly fertile and densely populated upper Gangetic plain. It shares an international border with Nepal to the north. Other states along Uttar Pradesh's border include Uttarakhand, Haryana and Delhi to the north and northwest; Rajasthan on the west; Madhya Pradesh on the south; Chhattisgarh and Jharkhand on the south east; and Bihar on the east.Uttar Pradesh has been one of the cultural hubs of India.

Official Website : http://www.upgov.nic.in/

Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uttar_Pradesh