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Facts about India – 09

276.In which year Oriental Insurance CompanyLtd became a subsidiary of LIC?

1956

 

277. In which year New India Assurance company was founded?

1919

 

278.Oriental Life Insurance Company was started in:

1818

 

279.The first modern paper mill in India was established in Saharanpur in ……. in 1832.

West Bengal

 

280.The first modern silk manufacturing unit was started in …….in 1832.

Howra

 

281.Which is known as the Steel City of India:

Jamshedpur

 

284. The monument where the Prime Minister of India raises the flag of India every year on Independence Day.:

Red Fort

 

285. The ……… plays a key role in the Sherlock Holmes mystery The Sign of the Four, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

Agra Fort

 

286. The profound influence of which religion can be seen in Ajanta Caves?

Buddhism

 

287. Which dynasty constructed Charminar?

Qutub Shahi

 

288. The height of Gateway of India:

26m

 

289. In 1945, the courts-martial of three officers of the Indian National Army was held at:

Red Fort

 

290. Which Indian monument witnesses every year the Republic Day Parade?

India Gate

 

291. In which century Juma Masjid of Delhi, the largest mosque in India, was built?

17

 

292. Which fort is famous for its gates- the “Delhi Gate” and the “Lahore Gate.”

Red Fort

 

293. Lal Chand Usta was the chief architect of:

Hawa Mahal

 

294. The only hill station in Rajasthan:

Mount Abu

 

295. Mussoorie is a hill station in…….. where the Lal Bahadur Shastri Academy of Administration is situated:

Uttarakhand

 

296. Nainital is a hill station which is also the seat of High Court of:

Uttarakhand

 

297. Which hill station in Madhya Pradesh is known as ‘Queen of Satpuras’?

Pachmarhi

 

298. Ranikhet is a hill station in:

Uttarakhand

 

299. Ranchi is a hill station in:

Jharkhand

 

300. The state capital in India situated at the highest altitude:

Shimla