General Facts about India

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

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Question1:- In which year Panchayath Raj system was introduced in India



1959


Question2:- Panchayath Raj system was introduced in India at



Rajasthan


Question3:- In which state the major part of the Western Ghats lies



Karnataka


Question4:- Which religion belongs to the Lotus Temple



Bahai


Question5:-The Lotus Temple is situated at



Delhi


Question6:- In which state the Pahari language was spoken



Himachal Pradesh


Question7:-Where Rajive Gandhi was born



Mumbai


Question8:- Where is the Headquarters of CAPART (Council for Advancement of People's Action and Rural Technology



New Delhi


Question9:-Suisini is a folk dance of which Indian state



Rajasthan


Question10:-The first city in India where radio broadcasting was started



Mumbai


Question11:-In which state is Keonjhar Iron Ore mines



Odisha


Question12:- In which Indian state is Chabali Iron Ore mine



Andhra Pradesh


Question13:-In which Indian state is Bhilwara silver mines



Rajasthan


Question14:- In which state Almora hill station



Uttarakhand


Question15:- In which state is zawar mines



Rajasthan


Question16:- Where is National Institute of Nutrition



Hyderabad


Question17:- Amarnath is a holy place for



Hindus


Question18:- The parent script of the Indo-Aryan and Dravidian languages



Brahmi


Question19:- The biggest state -run organization in India



Railways


Question20:- The most widely spoken foreign language in India



English


Question21:-The second largest Union Territory in India, in terms of area



Delhi


Question22:- The state in India which has the largest number of Local Self Govt Institutions



Utter Pradesh


Question23:-Which is the smallest district in Indian Union



Mahe


Question24:-Gopinath Bardoli is an eminent freedom fighter and recipient of Bharat Ratna ,belonged to the state of



Assam


Question25:-Lepchas are the Tribal people in



Sikkim


Question26:-Which is called the 'Pearl Harbor of India'



Tutucorine


Question27:-The coastline of India including those of the islands is



7516.6 km


Question28:-In which country Arakan Yoma, an extension of Himalayas located



Myanmar


Question29:-The state which instituted the Kanshi Ram Sports Award



Utter Pradesh


Question30:-Which state has the lowest number of Members in the Legislative Assembly



Sikkim


Question31:-The mountain range between Narmada and Thapthi



Satpura


Question32:-In which state Bhilai steel plant is located



Chhathisgarh


Question33:-Gandhiji spent ----- days in Indian prisons



2089


Question34:-Where was Gandhiji's last confinement



Aga Khan Palace


Question35:- Aga Khan Palace is situated at



Pune


Question36:-Which Indian state has the largest number of Loksabha seats

Utter Pradesh


Question37:-To which mineral Raniganj is associated



Coal


Question38:-The national institute of the Visually Handicapped is situated at



Dehra Dun


Question39:-The highest Peak in pakisthan



Tirich Mir


Question40:-The first National Games was in the Year



1985


Question41:-The first National Games was held in 1985 at



New Delhi


Question42:-To which language, Tulu is belonged



Dravidian


Question43:-Chandranagar, a former European Colony was added to the state of --------- in 1954



West Bengal


Question44:-The most abundant fruit in India



Mango


Question45:-Veerasalingam was a reformer in ----



Andhra Pradesh


Question46:- The first Agricultural University in India is



Govind Ballabh Pant University


Question47:- Govind Ballabh Pant University is situated at



Utterakhand


Question48:-Who was known as the Socrates of Maharashtra



Gopalakrishna Gokhale


Question49:-The first express way of India



Ahmedabad-Vadodara


Question50:-During the epic period, which region in India was known as 'Pragjyothisha'



Assam


Question51:-Parameswarakund is a place of pilgrimage in the state of --------



Arunachal Pradesh


Question52:-Which is the largest Tiger Reserve in India



Nagarjuna Sresailam Sanctuary


Question53:-Which port city is situated in Salsette island



Mumbai


Question54:-India's largest slum is



Dharavi


Question55:-Dharavi is situated at



Mumbai


Question56:-The new name of Sudamapuri



select


Question57:- The settings for Rudyard Kipling's "Jungle Book" is



Kanha National Park


Question58:-The Virupaksha Temple is situated at



Humpi


Question59:-The largest religion in Laksha Dweep is



Islam


Question60:-The oldest Municipal Corporation in India is



Chennai


Question61:-Madurai is situated in the banks of the river -----



Vaigai


Question62:-A hillstation in India set up by Americans



Kodaikanal


Question63:-Which type of the land form is occupied by the largest portion of India



Plains


Question64:-Which country has the world's largest cattle and buffalo population



India


Question65:-Sanjay Gandhi National Park is in



Mumbai


Question66:- The hottest period all over India



3 p.m.


Question67:- The first Asian Country to start Community Development Project



India


Question68:-On which river is the Bhakranangal Project built



Satlej


Question69:-Jatra is a folk dance drama form popular in the villages of



West Bengal


Question70:-In Utter Pradesh, the seat of High Court is



Allahabad


Question71:-Nadampha Tiger Reserve is in the state of



Arunachal Pradesh


Question72:- Longest Tributary of the river Indus



Satlej


Question73:- Pragathi Maidan which is famous for trade fairs is situated at



New Delhi


Question74:-In which Indian state Asia;s first oil refinery was established



Assam


Question75:- The place which is known as the "Mecca of Temple Architecture"



Khajuraho


Question76:-The old name of the Rashtrapathi Bhavan



Viceregal Palace


Question77:-Antartica study centre in India is situated at



Goa


Question78:- The Danish East India Company was formed in



1616


Question79:- -------in Tamil Nadu coast was the main centre of Danish East India Company



Tranqebar


Question80:- The highest water fall in India is



Jog


Question81:-Jog water falls is situated in --------- river



Saravathy


Question82:-What is the section of Indian Penal Code forbidding the assembly of more than five people



Article 144


Question83:-Where one can see Amar Jawan Jyothi



India Gate


Question84:-Garden Reach Ship builders and Engineering Ltd is situated at



Kolkkatha


Question85:-The oldest Paramilitary force in India



Assam Rifles


Question86:- Kaiga Power Project is in the state of



Karnataka


Question87:- Indian Cancer Research Center is situated at



Mumbai


Question88:-The most populated princely state in India at the time of Independence is



Hyderabad


Question89:- Sir Roland Ross was born at



Almora


Question90:-The first state in south India where President's Rule was declared for the first time



Andhra Pradesh


Question91:-The largest nono capital city in South India



Visakhapattanam


Question92:-The 8th city of Delhi



New Delhi


Question93:- The highest Peak in Andaman and Nicobar islands



Saddle Peak


Question94:- Saddle Peak is located at



North Andaman


Question95:-The most famous monument in India is



Tajamahal


Question96:-The state in India with the largest rural population



Himachal Pradesh


Question97:- Bibi-ka-Makraba is situated at



Aurangabad


Question98:- Padma is the name of ------ in Bangladesh



River Ganges


Question99:- The oldest rocks in India



Aravalli


Question100:- Ahmedabad is in the banks of river -------



Sabarmathi