Education & Development
National literacy mission categorized the state of Uttarakhand among the top educated states India. Uttarakhand acquires a total literacy rate of 79.6%, whereas the male literacy is 88.3% and female literacy is 70.7%. The state Government official has implemented different programs to improvise the standard in Education. The state also blessed with lots of nation-importance educational institutions including IIT, Roorkee, NIT Uttarakhand, Govt polytechnic in Nainital and Takula and The Doon School. Ascend of education; what you saw today in Uttarakhand is because of the sweat of independent freedom fighters and well-wishers, such as Sunderlal Bahuguna, Govind Ballabh Pant and Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna. Here is the complete detailing of such dominant personalities of Uttarakhand.