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Latest Updates of Himachal Pradesh:

  • Himachal Pradesh begins artificial propagation programme of Golden Mahseer fish for conservation
  • Himachal Pradesh overtakes Kerala in learning outcomes: ASER
  • Himachal Pradesh became first state to launch Rotavirus vaccination project
  • Himachal Pradesh declared India’s second Open Defecation Free State
  • PM Narendra Modi inaugurates three mega hydro projects in Himachal Pradesh
  • Himansh, India’s remote, high-altitude station opens in Himalayas
  • Himachal Pradesh to spend 15 crore rupees on Swachh Bharat Mission in Kinnaur
  • Himachal to make Sanskrit mandatory in government schools
  • Himachal High Court issued notice to Union and State on declaring Monkeys as Vermin
  • Himachal Pradesh government released Sixth Economic Census report
  • Union Government approved Shimla drinking water project for World Bank funding
  • HP High Court asked state government to establish separate homes for differently-abled people.
  • PM Modi inaugurates 3 hydropower projects in Himachal Pradesh
  • Himachal Pradesh becomes first state to launch green-concept based State Data Centre
  • Himachal Pradesh launched PEHAL programme for Shimla district
  • Union Government approved Shimla drinking water project for World Bank funding
  • HP High Court asked state government to establish separate homes for differently-abled people.

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Himachal Pradesh Current Affairs

Himachal Pradesh Latest GK Quiz:

Ques1. When did Himachal Pradesh become a state?

  1. 25 January 1971
  2. 25 June 1964
  3. 07 July 1982
  4. 01 November 1956

Answer: 25 January 1971

Ques 2. Which state is to the north of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Rajasthan
  2. Nagaland
  3. Jammu and Kashmir
  4. Tripura

Answer: Jammu and Kashmir

Ques 3. Which state is to the south of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Bihar
  2. Haryana
  3. Sikkim
  4. West Bengal

Answer: Haryana

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Ques4. When was Bilaspur merged with Himachal Pradesh?

  1. 1948
  2. 1936
  3. 1972
  4. 1954

Answer: 1954

Ques5. When were many areas of Punjab merged with Himachal Pradesh?

  1. 1950
  2. 1952
  3. 1966
  4. 1968

Answer: 1966

Ques6. Who was Himachal Pradesh’s first chief minister?

  1. K. Dhumal
  2. S. Parmar
  3. Shanta Kumar
  4. Virbhadra Singh

Answer: Y. S. Parmar

Ques7. Which is the official language of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Hindi
  2. Nepali
  3. Santhali
  4. Bodo

Answer: Hindi

Ques8. Where is Tibet’s government-in-exile?

  1. Kangra
  2. Dharmshala
  3. Hamirpur
  4. Solan

Answer: Dharmshala

Ques9. Which is the capital of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. Simla
  2. Nahan
  3. Bilaspur
  4. Dalhousie

Answer: Simla

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Ques 10. What is the area of Himachal Pradesh?

  1. 64,128 sq. mi.
  2. 32,064 sq. mi.
  3. 21,495 sq. mi.
  4. 12,480 sq. mi.

Answer: 21,495 sq. mi.

Ques 11. Who is Forest Minister?

  1. Thakur Gulab Singh
  2. Rajeev Bindal
  3. Kishan Kapoor
  4. Thakur Singh Bharmouri

Answer: Thakur Singh Bharmouri

Ques12. Who is food and civil supplier Minister?

  1. P. Nadda
  2. S. Bali
  3. Rajiv Bindel
  4. none

Answer: G. S. Bali

Ques13. Bandli sanctuary located in—

  1. Una
  2. Mandi
  3. kullu
  4. None

Answer: Mandi

Ques14. What are the total No. of Panchayat in Shimla district?

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

Answer: 331

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Ques15. Moti Mahal located at—

  1. Nahan
  2. Una
  3. Mandi
  4. Shimla

Answer: Nahan

Ques16. How many Panchayts Samitis are there in Una district —

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 5
  4. 4

Answer: 3

Ques17. The book ‘History of Mandi State’ is writhen by—

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

Answer: Manmohan Singh

Ques18. Which is birth place of C.M. Virbhadra Singh?

  1. Hamirpur
  2. Sarahan
  3. Mehatpur
  4. Samirpur

Answer: Sarahan

Ques19. How many DIETS are there in H.P.?

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

Answer: 12

Ques20. Give the No. of universities in H.P.?

  1. 2
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5

Answer: 3

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Ques21. Pathankot to Mandi is a NH of No.—

  1. 21
  2. 20
  3. 23
  4. 24

Answer: 20

Ques22. Tirthan Sanctury is located—

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

Answer: Kullu

Ques23. What is overall literacy rate of H.P.?

  1. 91%
  2. 76%
  3. 79%
  4. None

Answer: 75.91%

Ques24. What is Literacy rate of Female in H.P.?

  1. 66%
  2. 08%
  3. 69%
  4. None

Answer: 67.08%

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Ques25. Who built Gouari Shanker Temple in Chamba ?

  1. Bataloo
  2. Meru Verma
  3. Yuzankar Verma
  4. None

Answer: Yuzankar Verma

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