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Part-I

updated on 13/12/2017


1.

The first eco tourism project in india was at

Ans:-Thenmala


2.

The first butterfly park in Kerala

Ans:-Thenmala


3.

The first railwayline in Travancore

Ans:-Kollam-Thirunelveli

(in 1904. At first it was meter gauge and later became broad gauge)


4.

The first abkari court in Kerala

Ans:-Kottarakkara


5.

The first paper mill in kerala

Ans:-Punalur


6.

The laksham veedu project was inaugurated at

Ans:-Chadayamangalam

(The member of second EMS cabinet, M. R. Govindan introduced it)


7.

The first hanging bridge in Kerala

Ans:-Punalur


8.

The first ceramic factory in Kerala was at

Ans:-Kundara (1940)


9.

The first govt aided engineering college in private sectore is

Ans:-TKM college (1958)


10.

The first keral CM from backward community is

Ans:-R.Sanker (he was elected from kannur)


11.

The first keralite to get Oscar award

Ans:- Rassul Pukkutty


12.

The first keralite to win gold medal in Asian games

Ans:-T. C. Yohannan


13.

The first maritime institute in kerala

Ans:-Neendakara


14.

The first village in Kerala to complete 100% Adhar registration is

Ans:-Melila


15.

The first police museum of kerala is at

Ans:-kollam

(it is in memmory of sardar vallabhai patel. started in 1999)


16.

The place where aeroplane landed for the first time in kerala

Ans:-Asramam (Kollam)


17.

The first industrial village in kerala is

Ans:-Ponmana


18.

The first sea-plane project of kerala started at

Ans:-kollam


19.

The first ESI medical college in india is at

Ans:-Parippally


20.

The first neera plant in kerala

Ans:-kaippuzha


21.

First children's home in kerala

Ans:-Sakthikulangara


22.

The longest railway platform in kerala

Ans:-Kollam


23.

The second longest railway platform in India

Ans:-Kollam


24.

The southernmost railway junction in kerala

Ans:- Kollam


25.

The shortest Taluk in kerala

Ans:-Kunnathoor


26.

The headquarters of SNDP yogam

Ans:- Kollam


27.

The kollam corporation is formed in

Ans:-1999


28.

Kollam district is formed in

Ans:-1949 July 1


29.

Marcopolo visited kollam in

Ans:-1293


30.

where is Palaruvi water falls

Ans:- kollam

(the height of the falls is 91 m)


31.

The place where anglo-indian culture exists in kollam district is

Ans:- Thankassery


32.

where is Kottukkal cave temple

Ans:-kollam


33.

kollam came under the Dutch control in

Ans:-1661


34.

The Portuguese established trading post in Thankassery on

Ans:-1502


35.

Kollam- Punalur railway line closed for the gauge conversion in

Ans:-2007


36.

Punalur-Chenkotta railway line closed for the gauge conversion in

Ans:- 2010


37.

The Kollam-Punalur broad gauge railway line opened on

Ans:-2010


38.

State institute of rural development is at

Ans:-kottarakkara

(national institute of rural development is at Hyderabad)


39.

The place in kollam, where was the military centre of kayamkulam king

Ans:-karunagappally


40.

which bridge is also known as sethulekshmi bhai bridge

Ans:-Neendakara


41.

The only one national water way through keralam is

Ans:- national waterway-3


42.

National waterway -3 is between

Ans:- kollam-kottappuram


43.

During the reorganization of states on the basis of language, which taluk of kollam is attached to thirunelveli district of Madras state

Ans:-Chenkotta


44.

National highway 744 cnnects kollam with

Ans:-Thirumangalam


45.

National highway183 connects kottarakkara with

Ans:-Dindigal


46.

The maritime institutes are established in kollam at

Ans:- Neendakara


47.

The country which gave help during the establishment of Indian Rare Earths

Ans:-France


48.

where is titanium sponge factory

Ans:-chavara


49.

The year of famouse kundara proclamation

Ans:-1809


Part-II

updated on 31/03/2018


Question1:- The first Keralite to become the opposition leader in Loksabha



C.M. Stephan


Question2:- The Tomb of Chattambi Swamikal is at



Panmana


Question3:-The first coastal police station in Kerala is



Neendakara


Question4:- The pass that connects between Kollam & Thirunelveli



Aryankavu


Question5:- The pass that connects between Palakkadu and Koyambathore



Palakkadu


Question6:-The famous China Palace is at



Kollam


Question7:- The head quarters of SNDP ans SN trust is at



Kollam


Question8:- The only wild life sanctuary of Kollam is



Chenthuuni


Question9:-The lake near Kollam



Ashtamudi


Question10:- The Island Panchayath situated in Ashtamudi lake



Chavara South


Question11:-The district with the lowest coastline



Kollam


Question12:- The district with the highest deposit of Monosite and Ilmanite



Kollam


Question13:-Aryankavu Pass connects Punalur with -------



Shenkotai


Question14:- The tourist place Jadayupara is situated at



Kollam


Question15:- Thenmal eco tourism project is situated in ---------



Chenthuruni Wild Life Sanctuary


Question16:-The tourist of 5 th centuary who described about Kollam



Kosmos Indico Plustus


Question17:-The island in Kollam which got its name from Colonel Manro



Manro Island


Question18:- The place of in Kollam which was under the direct rule of British India



Thankassery


Question19:-During the British reign the Anglo Indian settlement Thankassery was apart of -------- district



Thirunelveli


Question20:-Punalur Hanging Bridge is built across ----- river



Kallada River


Question21:- Kundara Proclamation was at ------



Ilampallur Temple


Question22:-Marcopolo visited Kollam in



1293


Question23:-Trading Post was established at Thankassery by -------



The Porchugheese


Question24:-The Porchhugheese established Trading Post at Thankassery in



1502


Question25:- Thankassery Light House was established at



1902


Question26:- Asramam Picnic Village is in the banks of ------ lake



Ashtamudi


Question27:- The taluk in Kerala with lowest number of Villages



Kunnathur


Question28:-The first butter fly Park in Kerala



Thenmala


Question29:-The first person to speak in Malayalam language at UNO



Matha Amrithananda Mayi


Question30:- The first Cotton Mill of Kerala was established at



Kollam


Question31:-The first Sea Plane project of Kerala was established at



Kollam


Question32:-The hottest place in Kerala



Punalur


Question33:- The second Highest State Highway in Kerala is



State Highway -8


Question34:- State Highway -8 connects Punalur with ------



Muvattupuzha


Question35:- The place which was referred as "Martha" in European Documents



Karunagappally


Question36:- Which place is known as the Cashew Capital of the World



Kollam


Question37:-The city which is known as the Prince of Arabian Sea



Kollam


Question38:- The first Vayalar Award Winner



Lalithambika Antharjanam