Uttar Pradesh abbreviated U.P., is a state located in northern India. It was created on 1 April 1937 as the United Provinces with the passing of the States Reorganisation Act and renamed Uttar Pradesh in 1950. Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh.
The state is bordered by Rajasthan to the west, Haryana and Delhi to the northwest, Uttarakhand and the country of Nepal to the north, Bihar to the east, Jharkhand to the southeast, and Madhya Pradesh to the southwest. Uttar Pradesh is famous mainly for the Taj Mahal. Other places of attraction in Uttar Pradesh include Varanasi, Lucknow, and religois places like Mathura and Vrindavan and so on. Other than places, the handicrafts of Uttar Pradesh are also popular all over the world.
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