Madhya Pradesh has 5 Special Economic Zones (SEZs): 3 IT/ITeS (Indore, Gwalior), 1 mineral-based (Jabalpur) and 1 agro-based (Jabalpur). It is a cultural exposition organised by Madhya Pradesh Adivasi Lok Kala Academy. , The population of Madhya Pradesh consists of a number of ethnic groups and tribes, castes and communities, including the indigenous tribals and relatively more recent migrants from other states. Find what to do today, this weekend or in December. It is located in an upland area on the Saraswati and Khan rivers, which are tributaries of the Shipra River. Madhya Pradesh is divided into the following agro-climatic zones: Madhya Pradesh is administratively divided into 10 divisions and further 52 districts. It borders the states Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan The forests in their basins are much richer than the thorn forests of the northwestern part of Madhya Pradesh. File:The Food Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shri Om Prakash Dhurve along with team of officials of the State calling on the Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan.jpg. Cliquez sur une vignette pour l’agrandir. The Satpuras, in the Gawilgarh and Mahadeo Hills, also contain a watershed, which is south facing. The area has more than 10000 MW installed capacity for energy production. Hemu, who had earlier served as the General of the Suri dynasty, operated from the Gwalior Fort during 1553–56 and became the ruler of Delhi as a Vikramaditya king winning 22 battles continuously from Bengal to Gujrat and defeating Akbar's forces in the Battle of Delhi on 7 October 1556. There are many historic and religious places in Kareli like Deepeshwar Temple Barman, Chougan Fort. , Rajiv Gandhi Technical University's main gate, St. Aloysius Senior Secondary School, Jabalpur, established in the year 1868 is among the oldest schools in India, According to the 2011 census, Madhya Pradesh had a literacy rate of 70.60%.  Indore is the major commercial centre of the state. Sen pinta-ala on 308 144 km², asukasluku vuonna 2011 oli 72 626 809. After India's independence, Madhya Pradesh state was created with Nagpur as its capital: this state included the southern parts of the present-day Madhya Pradesh and northeastern portion of today's Maharashtra. Popular sweet delicacies are Jalebi, Kusli and Cashew Burfi. Cette section est vide, insuffisamment détaillée ou incomplète. The Central Railway and the Western Railway also cover parts of the state. The barasingha is the state animal and the dudhraj is the state bird of Madhya Pradesh. The street food of the city is especially popular. The region has vast reserves of coal mines which is excavated by Northern Coalfields Limited, a subsidiary of Coal India Limited, which is inturn used in local power plants of NTPC, Sasan Power and Hindalco. Other major mineral reserves include those of coal, coalbed methane, manganese and dolomite.. The Vindhyas form the southern boundary of the Ganges basin, with the western part of the Ganges basin draining into the Yamuna and the eastern part directly into the Ganges itself. The 99,043-kilometre-long (61,542 mi) road network of the state includes 20 national highways. As of 2013, the state has 52 jila (district) panchayats, 376 tehsil, 313 janpad panchayats/blocks, and 23043 gram (village) panchayats.  Several notable leaders such as Chandra Shekhar Azad, B. R. Ambedkar, Shankar Dayal Sharma, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and Arjun Singh were born in what is now Madhya Pradesh.  Madhya Pradesh ranks 32nd among Indian states in human development index. Encyclopedia of India and her States, V.Grover and R. Arora(Eds), Vol 6, D&D Publishers, New Delhi, 1996.