Tamil yeoman (Cirrochroa thais) butterfly has been declared the state butterfly of Tamil Nadu. These butterflies are also known as Tamil Maravan, which means warrior, are found mainly in the hilly areas.
Tamil Nadu is only the fifth state in the country to declare its state butterfly.
Static/Current Takeaways Important For RRB NTPC/IBPS RRB Mains:
- Tamil Nadu Capital: Chennai, CM: Edappadi K. Palaniswami, Governor: Banwarilal Purohit.
Source: The Times of India