Assistant Facts on India

Facts about India – 06

201.In which day Gandhiji was assassinated?


202.Who was the leader of Dharma Sabha which has the chief objective to counteract the propaganda of Brahma Samaj?

Radhakant Dev

203.Who wrote the book ‘Gandhi and Anarchy’?

C.Sankaran Nair

204.The prime minister who signed on Lahore Declaration with Nawaz Sherif of Pakistan:

A B Vajpayee

205.The autobiography of Morarji Desai:

Story of My Life

206.Who succeeded Rajiv Gandhi as minister of India:


207.To whom Jawaharlal Nehru dedicated his autobiography?

Kamala Nehru

208.The final resting place of Jawaharlal Nehru:

Santhi Van

209.Who performed the role of Jawaharlal Nehru in the film ‘Gandhi’?

Roshan Seth

210.The first bank in India-

Bank of Hindustan

211.Kirit Parikh Committee was set up to review-

Petroleum pricing

212.Depreciation means-

loss of equipment over time due to wear and tear

213.Disinvestment in Public Sector is called?


214.India changed over to the decimal system of coinage in-

April 1957

215.Money value of goods and services producing in a country during a year is called-

National Income

216.How many banks were nationalised in 1980?


217.The Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India Limited (ICICI) was founded in –


218.The founder of Oriental Life Insurance Company-

Anita Bhavsar

219.Where is the head office of New India Assurance?


220.The celebrated work on Indian economic history ‘The Industrial Evolution in India in recent Times’ was written by-


221.The apex bank of industrial credit in India.


222.The first National Income Committee was constituted in the year-


223.The full form of ‘P.P.P.’ in financial world-

Purchasing Power Parity

224.The prominent function of Central Statistical Organisation-

To collect national income statistics

225.The headquarters of Allahabad bank is in