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Official Emblem of West Bengal Government Unveiled

The West Bengal government has inaugurated its own State symbol.


  • The Chief Minister of West Bengal, Mamta Banerjee unveiled the official emblem of the state government which was recently approved by the centre.
  • The emblem designed by Ms. Banerjee features the Ashoka Pillar on the top with the theme of “Biswa Bangla” at the centre.
  • This symbol will be used on all official documents and correspondence of the state. Mamta Banerjee has also contributed to the design of the emblem.

Important Facts about West Bengal


  • Calcutta High Court is the oldest High Court in India. It was it formed in 1862
  • The famous “Gangasagar Mela” is held at Sagar Island of West Bengal.
  • Keshari Nath Tripathi is the present Governor of West Bengal?
  • Sundarbans National Park from West Bengal is also under UNESCO World Heritage Site
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