Punjab GK Quiz

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Who is the current chief minister of Punjab?
A) S. Parkash Singh Badal
B) S. Sukhbir Singh Badal
C) Capt. Amrinder Singh
D) Shri Bhim Sen Sachar
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Virasat-e-Khalsa is situated in which city?
A) Ludhiana
B) Amritsar
C) Anandpur Sahib
D) Patiala
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According to the 2011 census, what is the literacy rate in Punjab?
A) 75.8 %
B) 73.0 %
C) 76.7 %
D) 83.6 %
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What is the total number of inhabited villages in Punjab?
A) 11256
B) 1754
C) 25478
D) 12581
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Which district of Punjab is most populous?
A) Amritsar
B) Ludhiana
C) Bathinda
D) Jalandhar
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The only Punjabi novelist to get the prestigious Jnanpith Award (Gyanpeeth Award)?
A) Gurdial Singh
B) Sohan Singh Sital
C) Nanak Singh
D) Jaswant Singh Kanwal
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Who was the first Indian to travel in space?
A) Kalpana Chawla
B) Rakesh Sharma
C) Ravish Malhotra
D) Sunita Williams
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Who was the first one to establish Sikh rule?
A) Maharaja Ranjit Singh
B) Guru Gobind Singh
C) Baba Banda Singh Bahadur
D) S. Hari Singh Nalua
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Which of the following is the main industry in Jalandhar?
A) Hand Tools Manufacturing
B) Cycle Parts Industry
C) Information Technology
D) Electronics
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Which city was the capital of Punjab before India got independence?
A) Chandigarh
B) Amritsar
C) Lahore
D) Delhi
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How many universities are there in Punjab?
A) 6
B) 10
C) 26
D) 18
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Which fruit is produced in highest quantity in Punjab?
A) Mango
B) Guava
C) Ber
D) Kinnow
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Which of the following Pakistani citizen is awarded Bharat Ratna?
A) Muhammad Ali Jinnah
B) Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan
C) Liaquat Ali Khan
D) Malala Yousafzai
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When did the Jallianwala Bagh massacre occured?
A) 1913
B) 1919
C) 1920
D) 1931
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How much is the total area of Punjab?
A) 10,992 square kilometers
B) 21,231 square kilometers
C) 50,362 square kilometers
D) 8,756 square kilometers
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How many air force stations are there in Punjab?
A) 3
B) 5
C) 4
D) 7
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According to population, Punjab is at which rank amongst all 29 states of India?
A) 14th
B) 11th
C) 16th
D) 19th
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The maximum trains stop at which railway station of the state?
A) Amritsar
B) Jalandhar Cantt
C) Bathinda
D) Ludhiana
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There is a railway division which has headquarters in Punjab. Can you name it?
A) Bathinda
B) Firozpur
C) Pathankot
D) Jalandhar
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Which town of Punjab has the largest grain market of Asia?
A) Ludhiana
B) Samrala
C) Bathinda
D) Khanna
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Suggested Reading:
Indian Independence Quiz
Punjab General Knowledge - Part 3