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Himachal Pradesh Current Affairs/ News/ Headlines In English

  • Congress supporters jump the gun, congratulate Rahul Gandhi for winning Gujarat, Himachal elections
  • BJP Set To Win Himachal, Trends Bleak For Its Chief Ministerial Candidate
  • Himachal Pradesh Election Result LIVE: BJP Poised To Claim Big Win, Leads In 43/68 Seats
  • Live: BJP set to overthrow Congress in Himachal Pradesh
  • Gujarat Election Results 2017: Rupee Crashes 68 Paises Against US Dollar
  • For Rahul Gandhi, Morning Workout Before Election Tracking, Says Congress
  • Congress, BJP locked in close figtht in Himachal Pradesh
  • Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar, Says BJP, Winning Tough Gujarat Battle
  • Gujarat, Himachal Results Will Impact Karnataka, Says BJP Leader
  • How Twitter is reacting to Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh election results
  • BJP’s Anurag Thakur Predicts ‘Landslide Victory’ For Party In Himachal Pradesh
  • Flashing ‘V’ Sign, PM Modi Sets Off BJP’s Gujarat, Himachal Celebration
  • Live Gujarat Election Results 2017: Sensex Jumps 300 Points As Saffron Surge Sweeps Gujarat, Himachal

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HP Current Affairs/ News/ Headlines In Hindi

  • गुजरात और हिमाचल प्रदेश में विधानसभा चुनावों के लिए वोटों की गिनती शुरू
  • चुनाव आयोग ने हिमाचल प्रदेश विधानसभा चुनाव की तारीखों की घोषणा की
  • हिमाचल प्रदेश देश में इलेक्ट्रिक बस चलाने वाला पहला राज्य बना
  • पूर्वोत्तर सहित पर्वतीय राज्यों में उद्योगों को दस साल तक जीएसटी से छूट
  • सुमेश गोयल हिमाचल प्रदेश के डीजीपी नियुक्त
  • प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी रीजनल कनेक्टिविटी स्कीम ‘उड़ान’ का शुभारम्भ
  • हिमाचल प्रदेश ने आधार पंजीकरण में शत-प्रतिशत लक्ष्य अर्जित किया
  • शहरी विकास मंत्रालय ने 6 राज्यों में अटल मिशन योजना को मंजूरी प्रदान की
  • अनुराग ठाकुर हिमाचल प्रदेश ओलंपिक संघ के अध्यक्ष चुने गए
  • हिमाचल प्रदेश के सीएम वीरभद्र सिंह ने धर्मशाला को राज्य की दूसरी राजधानी घोषित किया
  • हिमाचल प्रदेश का पालमपुर विधानसभा क्षेत्र देश का पहला ई-विधानसभा बना
  • हिमाचल प्रदेश सरकार ने वैज्ञानिक खनन और पारदर्शी नीलामी के लिए दिशा-निर्देश अधिसूचित किया
  • हिमाचल प्रदेश में एम्बुलेंस मोबाइल एप्प सेवा आरंभ की गयी
  • बिलासपुर में देश के पहले हाइड्रो इंजीनियरिंग कॉलेज की स्थापना
  • ग्रीन कांसेप्ट आधारित स्टेट डाटा सेंटर का शुभारंभ करने वाला हिमाचल प्रदेश पहला राज्य बन गया

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Himachal Pradesh GK Quiz

Himachal Pradesh GK Questions with Answers

Question 1: Which district has the highest literacy rate in Himachal Pradesh

  1. Kullu
  2. Hamirpur
  3. Mandi
  4. Chamba

Answer: 2

Question 2: Which Raja of Spiti invaded Kullu and made it a tributary

  1. Samudra Sena
  2. Chet Sena
  3. Hemant Sena
  4. Rajendra Sena

Answer: 4

Question 3: Which of the following river does not originate in Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Chenab River
  2. Beas River
  3. Sutlej River
  4. Ravi River

Answer: 3

Question 4: Shri Naina Devi Ji is a Sub-Tehsile of Which district?

  1. Bilaspur
  2. Una
  3. Shimla
  4. None

Answer: 1

Question 5: Battle of Haloti fought in which year?

  1. 1650 AD
  2. 1670 AD
  3. 1690 AD
  4. None

Answer: 2

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Question 6: Dr. Y.S. Parmar University was established in—

  1. 1980
  2. 1985
  3. 1987
  4. None

Answer: 2

Question7: Lahauli Language in Spoken in which area—

  1. Lahaul Spiti
  2. Shimla
  3. Una
  4. None

Answer: 1

Question 8: ‘Masroor Rock Cut Temple’, a unique monolithic structure is present in which district of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Kangra
  2. Solan
  3. Mandi
  4. Chamba

Answer: 1

Question 9: Which of the following mountain pass lies in Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Rohtang Pass
  2. Nathu La Pass
  3. Dongkha la
  4. Khunjerab Pass

Answer: 1

Question 10: Gujjar are—

  1. ST
  2. SC
  3. OBL
  4. None

Answer: 1

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Question 11: Which island at Rewalsar is known for floating island

  1. Kuntbhyog
  2. Parashar
  3. Kalasar
  4. Sukhsar

Answer: 2

Question 12: Identify the Himachali who was captain of Indian Hockey team that won gold medal at 1964 Summer Olympics at Tokyo

  1. Darshan Singh
  2. Prithipal Singh
  3. Charanjit Singh
  4. Gurbaksh Singh

Answer: 3

Question 13: With reference to culture and tradition of Himacha Pradesh, what are Kayang, Bakayang and Banyangchu?

  1. Dances
  2. Handicrafts
  3. Festivals
  4. Dramas

Answer: 1

Question 14: Which of the following is the largest district (area wise) of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Lahaul and Spiti
  2. Shimla
  3. Sirmaur
  4. Chamba

Answer: 1

Question 15: Who founded the Guler state

  1. Karam Chand
  2. Hari Chand
  3. Rup Chand
  4. Prithvi Chand

Answer: 2

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Question 16: Total number of Assembly Constituencies in Himachal Pradesh

  1. 68
  2. 73
  3. 82
  4. 88

Answer: 1

Question 17: Which raja’s wooing of Nokhu Gaddan is depicted in the “Raja-Gaddan” love lyric?

  1. Jagat Singh
  2. Bas Dev (Basu)
  3. Rajrup Singh
  4. Prithvi Singh

Answer: 3

Question 18: Which river divides Sirmaur District of Himachal Pradesh into two almost equal parts:

  1. Bata
  2. Andhra
  3. Giri
  4. Yamuna

Answer: 3

Question 19: Which Raja of mandi gave the Shivratri Fair the form of a cultural festival

  1. Suraj Sen
  2. Bahu Sen
  3. Bir Sen
  4. Ban Sen

Answer: 1

Question 20: Who is the author of Milindo-Panho

  1. Nagasen
  2. Ashwaghosh
  3. Dharmpal
  4. Devardhi

Answer: 1

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Question 21: How many days the birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore celebrated?

  1. 2 days
  2. 3 days
  3. 7 days
  4. 5 days

Answer: 4

Question 22: Which country loses its Fast Growing Economy Tag to China?

  1. Pakistan
  2. India
  3. Indonesia
  4. England

Answer: 2

Question 23: Which city was designated as UNESCO World Book Capital 2018?

  1. Athens
  2. Ljubljana
  3. Conakry
  4. Alexandria

Answer: 1

Question 24: N Chandrababu Naidu laid the foundation-stone for the _____ Dr B R Ambedkar Smriti Vanam (memorial park) at Inavolu village, Amravati.

  1. Rs 50 crore
  2. Rs 75 crore
  3. Rs 100 crore
  4. Rs 125 crore

Answer: 4

Question 25: In which District of Himachal Pradesh, produced Sugar beet?

  1. Kullu
  2. Sirmor
  3. Kinnour
  4. Kangra

Answer: 3

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Question 26: CM Connect app launched by N. Chandrababu Naidu is based on which of the following chart platform?

  1. Hangout
  2. Whatsapp
  3. Telegram
  4. Kaizala

Answer: 4

Question 27: Who is food and civil supplier Minister?

  1. Nadda
  2. Bali
  3. Rajiv Bindel
  4. None

Answer: 2

Question 28: Which state has launched web application DARPAN to check corruption and keep track of government activities?

  1. Punjab
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Mizoram
  4. Manipur

Answer: 4

Question 29: What is the total No. of Panchayat in Shimla district?

  1. 330
  2. 331
  3. 333
  4. 309

Answer: 2

Question 30: Recently on April 15, 2017 Himachal Pradesh celebrate its _______ Himachal Day?

  1. 70th
  2. 71st
  3. 72nd
  4. 73rd

Answer: 1

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Question 31: Area wise which is the smallest district?

  1. Una
  2. Hamirpur
  3. Bilaspur
  4. None

Answer: 2

Question 32: Poila Baisakh is celebrated as the New Year in which state?

  1. Manipur
  2. Meghalaya
  3. West Bengal
  4. Arunachal Pradesh

Answer: 3

Question 33: What is height of Shimla above sea Level?

  1. 2205
  2. 2206
  3. 2208
  4. None

Answer: 2

Question 34: Who has won the sixth M.S. Swaminathan Award?

  1. Hanchinal
  2. Prabhakar Rao
  3. S Swaminathan
  4. Kaul

Answer: 1

Question 35: 14 Outer Himalayas is known as—

  1. Lower Himalayas
  2. Shivalik
  3. Manak
  4. All of these

Answer: 4

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Question 36: Which Indian actor was honored at the 60th San Francisco Film Festival?

  1. Salman Khan
  2. Aamir Khan
  3. Shah Rukh Khan
  4. Akshay Kumar

Answer: 3

Question 37: 16 the height of District Shimla is—

  1. 2205
  2. 2305
  3. 2405
  4. 2505

Answer: 1

Question 38: Politician Girish Chandra Saxena popularly known as Gary who recently passed away was the former Governor of which state?

  1. Bihar
  2. Himachal Pradesh
  3. Jammu & Kashmir
  4. Punjab

Answer: 3

Question 39: 18 the book ‘History of Mandi State’ is written by—

  1. Manmohan Singh
  2. Kaushal
  3. Randhawa
  4. None

Answer: 1

Question 40: Which country dropped GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB) bomb on ISIS positions in Afghanistan?

  1. Russia
  2. France
  3. US
  4. Japan

Answer: 3

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Question 41: who is the Founder of State Chamba?

  1. Veer Sen
  2. Meru Varma
  3. Hati Chand
  4. None

Answer: 2

Question 42: Which organization has released the Global Analysis and Assessment of Sanitation and Drinking-Water (GLAAS) 2017?

  1. World Bank
  2. IMF
  3. WHO
  4. Global Health Council

Answer: 3

Question 43: Koradi Thermal Power Station is located in which state?

  1. Uttar Pradesh
  2. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Maharashtra
  4. Andhra Pradesh

Answer: 3

Question 44: ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ is a joint military exercise between which two countries?

  1. India and Nepal
  2. China and Bhutan
  3. China and Nepal
  4. Bhutan and Nepal

Answer: 3

Question 45: The Revised Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework for banks released by RBI is effective from which date?

  1. March 31, 2017
  2. April 1, 2017
  3. July 1, 2017
  4. October 1, 2017

Answer: 2

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Question 46: Who will be the head of the Inter-Disciplinary Committee set up by the government to examine the existing framework regarding virtual currencies?

  1. Jayshree Vyas
  2. Shri Bimal Jalan
  3. Shri Dinesh Sharma
  4. Shyamala Gopinath

Answer: 3

Question 47: Recently which state government launched mobile application MP e-Nagarpalika to provide Municipal Services Online?

  1. Maharashtra
  2. Rajasthan
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Himachal Pradesh

Answer: 3

Question 48: How many DIETS are there in H.P.?

  1. 13
  2. 12
  3. 11
  4. 19

Answer: 2

Question 49: If a person walks at 14 km/hr instead of 10 km/hr, he would have walked 20 km more. The actual distance travelled by him is:

  1. 50 km
  2. 56 km
  3. 70 km
  4. 80 km

Answer: 1

Question 50: Eritrea, which became the 182nd member of the UN in 1993, is in the continent of

  1. Asia
  2. Africa
  3. Europe
  4. Australia

Answer: 2

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  1. Thanks for this information

  2. Founder of chamba *sahilbarman*

  3. Very nıce

  4. Thank you so much for such a great question material.

  5. Interesting facts…

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