Information about Rajasthan

State Information
ISO Code RJ
Vehicle Code RJ
Capital Jaipur
Largest City Jaipur
Formation Date Nov 1, 1956 (60 years ago)
Population 68,548,437
Area 342,269 km2
Official Languages Hindi
Other Official Languages English
Information about the name Rajasthan
Name in State Language राजस्थान (Hindi)
Meaning of the name Land of Kings
Additional Information raja means king in Sanskrit. During British rule, this area was known as Rajputana, "land of the Rajputs".
Information about Chief Minister of Rajasthan
Name of the Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje
Chief Minister since Dec 13, 2013 (3 years ago)
Party Name Bharatiya Janata Party
Information about Governor of Rajasthan
Name of the Governor Kalyan Singh
Governor since Sep 4, 2014 (3 years ago)