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Facts About India (Part-4)

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

PSC Question and Answer about Facts About India (Part-4) including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

Question1:- Where is Vir Savarkar airport?



Port Blair


Question2:- The first atomic power station in India



Tarapur


Question3:-The first monlth of Saka Era



Chaitra


Question4:- The state which is knoown as the Kohinoor of India



Andhar Pradesh


Question5:- Tea Garden of India



Assam


Question6:- The food Corporationof India was set up in



1965


Question7:- The headquarters of Western Naval Command



Mumbai


Question8:- The headquarters of Eastern Naval Command



Visakhapattnam


Question9:- The headequarter of the Border security force



New Delhi


Question10:- The headequarter of the Border security force formed in



1965


Question11:- Annapoorna Scheme was lanuched in



2000


Question12:- Tistaa is tributary of :



Brahmaputra


Question13:- The first biosphere reserve in India



Nilgiri


Question14:- The international balistic missile of India



Surya


Question15:- Manikaran Power Project is in



Himachal Pradesh


Question16:- Who produced the film 'Raja Harischandra'



Dadasaheb Phalke


Question17:- The first talkie in India released in



1931 , Alam Ara


Question18:- Which was marked as the beginning of air transport in India



Imperial Airlines from Cairo to Delhi in 1927


Question19:- The first domestic airplance service in India connected Delhi and ___________



Karachi


Question20:- Which is the first air transport company in India



Tata Airlines


Question21:- The first service of Tata Airlines in 1932 from Karachi to __________



Chennai


Question22:- The most important industry in India in terms of Production and employment of export good



Cotton


Question23:- Which state has highest literacy rate



Kerala


Question24:- The first metro rail in India



Kolkata


Question25:- The second Metro Rail in India



New Delhi


Question26:- The first Metro rail established in



1984


Question27:- The first Metro Rail system in the world was started by



London


Question28:- The distance between the rails and in broad gauge line



1.67 m


Question29:- Which railway zone in India has the longest route length



Northern


Question30:- Which river in India has the greatest flow of water



BrahmaPutra


Question31:- Which is known as Tsangpo in Tibet



BrahmaPutra


Question32:- The largest coffee producer in India



Karnataka


Question33:- Jawahar Gramasamridhi Yojana wast strated in



1999


Question34:- The first archeological part in India was established at



Delhi


Question35:- The first multi purpose project in Independent India



Damodar Valley ( 1984)


Question36:- In which state the major part of the Western Ghat lies



Karnataka


Question37:- The southernmost poirt the mainland of India



Kanayakumari


Question38:- The first news paper in India



Bengal Gazette


Question39:- The state capital in India situated in the highest altitude



Shimla


Question40:- In which river is Ukai Project in Gujarat



Tapti


Question41:- The headquarters of coast Guard



New Delhi


Question42:- Mahila Samridhi Yojana was instroudced in



1993


Question43:- What type of missilers are Akash and Trishul



Surface to Air


Question44:- The national calendar of India is based on _________ Era



Saka


Question45:- National calendar was adopted on



22nd March 1957


Question46:- Which river is known as life line of Sikkim



Tista


Question47:- Which is the tidal prot in India



Kandla


Question48:- Which port is situated near Rann of Kutchchh



Kandla


Question49:- Garden Reach Shipbuilders limited is situated at



Kolkata


Question50:- Rana pratap Sagar dam is situated in which river



Chambal


Question51:- Where is Centre for Marine Living Resources and Encology



Kochi


Question52:- Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar dam is in



Rihand


Question53:- Which cololur is in the bottom of national flag



Green


Question54:- Green colour in Nataional flag stands for



Prosperity


Question55:- Which colour is in the bottom of National flag



Saffron


Question56:- Saffron colour in National Flag stands for



Courage and Sacrifice


Question57:- Whit colour in National flag stands for



Purity


Question58:- The father of Civil Aviation in India



JRD Tata


Question59:- Indian Sapce Research Organization was formed in



1969


Question60:- The last month of Saka Era



Phalguna


Question61:- The largest neighbouring country of India



China


Question62:- Which language in the 8th schedule has the least number of speakers



Sanskrit


Question63:- Dogri language is spoken in the state of



Jammu and Kashmir


Question64:- India conducted second nuclear experiment in the year



1998


Question65:- Name the country which helped India for the development and execution of nuclear device in 1974



Canada


Question66:- The first agricultural university in India was situated in



Pantnagar


Question67:- The pace where Indian standard time and local time are same



Alahabad


Question68:- Indian standard time is based on _________ degree East longitude



82.5


Question69:- In which Indian state Pahari language is spoken



Himachal Pradesh


Question70:- Kalinadi Hydro Electrical Project is in the state of



Karnataka


Question71:- Which state is the largest producer of silk



Karnataka


Question72:- The longest platfrom in India is in Gorakhpur in



Uttar Pradesh


Question73:- The largest tributary of Narmada



Tawa


Question74:- The first Indigenously built air to air missile of India



Asthra


Question75:- Which is known as the steeel city of India



Jamshedpur


Question76:- Indeigenoulsy developed anti tank missile of India



Nag


Question77:- Yamuna originates from Yamunotri in the state of



Uttarakhand


Question78:- In normal year of Gregorian calendar Chitra 1 falls on



March 22


Question79:- In which year Panchayath Raj system was introduced in Rajastan



1959


Question80:- The longest west flowing river in India



Narmada


Question81:- Kabani, Bhavani and Pambar are the tributaries of



Kaveri


Question82:- Jhulum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej are the tributaries of



Indus


Question83:- The numer of player in Cricket



11


Question84:- The number of players in Hockey



11


Question85:- The number of players in football



11


Question86:-Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana was launched in



2001


Question87:- Swarna Jayati Grama Swarozgar Yojana was started in



1999


Question88:- Pradhanmantri Grama Sadak Yojana was started in



2000


Question89:- The protocol on environmental protection to the Antartica was adopted in



1991


Question90:- The total land frontier of India



15200 KM


Question91:-What is the are of Indis is in Sq. KM



3287263


Question92:- What is known as the Magna Carta of indian Education



Wood's Despatch


Question93:- The Radcliffe Line was the boundary demarcation line between the



Indian and Pakistan


Question94:- The new name of Big Ben Tower



Royal Mekka Tower


Question95:- Who was the first women directore general of police in India



Kanchen Chaudary


Question96:- In Kerala the 'Akshya Project' was firstly started in which district



Malappuram


Question97:- Liberalization of insurance sector in India was based on the recomendations of



Malhothra Committee


Question98:- The Pathiramanal bird Sancturary is situated in



Vembanad Kayal


Question99:- The term Adjournment with respect of the Indian parliament means



Meetion or Sitting is supended for the time being or for the day


Question100:- When does noth east mansoon blow in the land of kerala



October to November