Why is it important to save wetlands in Himachal and elsewhere – Study Material for competitive exams – We Are Himachali

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Article on Wetlands is study material for people preparing for HAS, IAS, Naib Tehsildar and other such government examinations Wetlands : A wetland is a land area that is saturated with water, either permanently or seasonally, such that it plays an important role in ecosystem. The primary factor that distinguishes wetlands from other land forms or water bodies is the characteristic vegetation of aquatic plants, adapted to the unique hydric soil. The major role played by wetlands in the environment are mainly water purification, flood control, carbon sink and shoreline…

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Chamba : History & Rulers of Chamba – We Are Himachali

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Chamba is the oldest district of the Himachal Pradesh.It became district on 15th April 1948. Chamba is very famous for its rich culture all over the world.The famous Chamba rumal is kept in the museum in London.The History of this district is also very interesting This post is very useful for the people who are opting for any government test in Himachal Pradesh like Himachal Pradesh administrative services, Naib Tahsildar in HP and many more. Let’s see some important Ruler of Chamba. CHAMBA RIYASAT:Maaru in 550AD set Chamba Riyasat when…

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Shimla : Timelines of History Related to Shimla during British Era

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History of Shimla: Apt for preparation of competitive examinations Shimla is well known to all of us as a Queen of hills. It became a district of Himachal in 1966.During the British rule, it was considered as the summer capital of India. There are much more relevant points about the hill queen.So let’s make you all aware about twenty important points about The Capital city. 1.HOLLY LODGE: CM VIRBHADRA SINGH is the current occupant of this lodge.It was built in 1930 by SOPHIA ANNIE COTTON wife of G.E.L. 2. SHIMLA MUNICIPAL…

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