Punjab GK Important Questions | General Knowledge Punjab exams

Punjab State General Knowledge Questions For Government Job exams.

When did Punjab come in to existence ?

Ans – 15th Aug 1947

What is the Capital of Punjab ?

Ans – Chandigarh

How many districts are there in the state ?

Ans – 22

Which is the largest city of Punjab ?

Ludhiana

Who is the Governor of the state ?

Answer – VP Singh Badnore took the charge from Kaptan Singh Solanki

Q. Current CM of Punjab ?

Chief Minister of Punjab is Capt Amarinder Singh ( Congress ). He has become the 26th CM of the state when he took oath on 16th March 2017. Congress bagged 77 seats by dethroning SAD-BJP.

How many Legislative Assembly seats are here ?

Ans – 117

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How many candidates does the state send to the Parliament ?

Ans – 13

What is the nature of the Punjab Assembly ?

Ans – Unicameral

What is the total area of Punjab State ?

Ans – 50,362 Sq km

What is the rank of Punjab in the country as far as area is concerned ?

Ans – 19th rank.

Total Population of the State is –

20,704, 236 as per the Punjab 2011 Census

What is the official language of the state ?

Ans – Punjabi

What is the literacy rate of the state ?

Ans – 76.68 %

What is the emblem of Punjab ?

Ans – Lion Capital of Ashoka

What is the state animal of Punjab ?

Ans – Black buck

The state bird is – Baaj

State Tree is – Tahli

Which is the chief river of Punjab ?

Ans – Indus

What is the state Game ?

Ans – Kabaddi ( In Circle )

State Dances are – Bhangra ( Men ), Giddha ( Women )

Which Mughal Emperor had visited the langar of Guru Amar Das ?

Ans – Akbar

Which Mughal Emperor had arrested Guru Arjun Dev Ji ?

Ans – Jahangir

Which Guru moved the Sikh community to Anandpur ?

Ans – Guru Tegh  Bahadur

Who is the chairman of Punjab Kala Parishad ?

Answer – Surjit Patar