Punjab GK

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Punjab General Knowledge
Which town of Punjab is known as 'Guru Ki Kashi'?
A) Amritsar
B) Talwandi Sabo
C) Kiratpur Sahib
D) Dera Baba Nanak
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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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Punjab ranked at which position in the Health Index report released by NITI Aayog?
A) 6
B) 11
C) 4
D) 2
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What was the theme of Punjab's tableau in the Repulic Day Parade 2018 at New Delhi?
A) Jago Dance
B) Sangat and Pangat
C) Harike Wetland and Migratory Birds
D) Maharaja Ranjit Singh
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In the year 2017, who won the Sahitya Akademi Award for Punjabi language?
A) Nachhattar
B) Darshan Buttar
C) Dr. Jaswinder Singh
D) Swaraj Bir
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When did the first Anglo-Sikh war started?
A) December 1845
B) March 1849
C) September 1857
D) December 1839
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Who sat on the throne of Lahore Durbar after the death of Maharaja Ranjit Singh?
A) Lal Singh Dogra
B) Kharak Singh
C) Dalip Singh
D) Kashmira Singh
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Which of the following is a Police district in Punjab?
A) Batala
B) Phagwara
C) Abohar
D) Kot Kapura
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Which is the birth place of Shri Guru Gobind Singh ji?
A) Patna (Bihar)
B) Anandpur Sahib (Punjab)
C) Nanded (Maharashtra)
D) None of the above
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What is the name of the memorial built by Punjab govt at Kartarpur?
A) Jang-e-Azadi Memorial
B) Virasat-e-Khalsa
C) Punjab State War Heroes Memorial
D) Vadda Ghallughara Memorial
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The insurance scheme of Punjab govt for the poor people is named after which person?
A) Guru Harkrishan ji
B) Mother Teresa
C) Bhagat Puran Singh
D) Master Tara Singh
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Which of the following places is famous for arrival of migratory birds?
A) Harike Wetland
B) Sukhna Lake
C) Hoshiarpur
D) Pathankot
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Which river divides the Malwa and Doaba regions of Punjab?
A) Satluj
B) Beas
C) Ravi
D) Chenab
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Who is the current deputy chief minister of Punjab?
A) Navjot Singh Sidhu
B) Brahm Mohindra
C) Rana K.P. Singh
D) None
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Fateh-Burj (Victory Tower), constructed in the memory of Baba Banda Singh Bahadur, is situated in which city?
A) Mohali
B) Amritsar
C) Anandpur Sahib
D) Patiala
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Who was the first chief minister of Punjab?
A) Dr. Gopi Chand Bhargava
B) S. Partap Singh Kairon
C) S. Lachhman Singh Gill
D) Shri Bhim Sen Sachar
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According to the Punjabi calendar (Vikram Samvat), which is the first month of the year?
A) Vaisakh
B) Chet
C) Sawan
D) Poh
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Who is the current governor of Punjab?
A) VP Singh Badnore
B) Parkash Singh Badal
C) Shivraj V. Patil
D) Kaptan Singh Solanki
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Which is the smallest district of Punjab?
A) Fazilka
B) Fatehgarh Sahib
C) Mohali
D) Pathankot
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Which of the following Punjabi folk dances is not a dance form for females?
A) Jaago
B) Jugni
C) Giddha
D) Kikli
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Which country has the largest number of Punjabi speaking people?
A) Canada
B) India
C) Australia
D) Pakistan
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Which of the following cities of Punjab has an international cricket stadium?
A) Ludhiana
B) Mohali
C) Patiala
D) Bathinda
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What is the literal meaning of the name Punjab?
A) Land of five rivers
B) Land of seven rivers
C) Area near Mount Abu
D) Kingdom of five Pandavs
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When was S. Parkash Singh Badal became chief minister of Punjab for the first time?
A) 1970
B) 1977
C) 1980
D) 1999
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Do you know the name of HIL (Hockey India League) team having the word Punjab in its name?
A) Dabang Punjab
B) Punjab Warriors
C) Punjab Hockey XI
D) Kings XI Punjab
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There is a railway link between New Delhi and Lahore (Pakistan). On this route, which is the last railway station on Indian side?
A) Amritsar
B) Wagha
C) Attari
D) Jalandhar Cantt
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Which of the following crops is shown in the official seal of Punjab government?
A) Paddy
B) Sugarcane
C) Maize
D) Wheat
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Which is only city of Punjab that is not a district headquarter but is a Municipal Corporation?
A) Phagwara
B) Khanna
C) Batala
D) Abohar
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There is a village in Punjab known as Nursery of Hockey Olympians. What is the name of that village?
A) Kila Raipur
B) Sansarpur
C) Dosanjh
D) Haripur Khalsa
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