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Assam general Knowledge Questions and Answers

Question – What is the capital of Assam?                                                           

The Answer is –  Dispur                 

Question – When did Assam get its Statehood?                                                

The Answer is –  26 January 1950              

Question – Where is Assam Legislative Assembly?                                                          

The Answer is –  Dispur                                               

Question – How many Assembly Seats are reserved for ST?                                                        

The Answer is –  16                        

Question – Which city is called the Gateway to Northeast?                                                         

The Answer is –  Guwahati                          

Question –  Which state is West of Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  West Bengal     

Question – What is the name of the State Song of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  O Mur Apunar Desh                      

Question – What is the name of the State Song of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  O Mur Apunar Desh                      

Question – When did Sarbananda Sonowal become Chief Minister?                                                        

The Answer is –  2016                                   

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Question – Which Chief Minister of Assam announced the River Island District of Assam?                                          

The Answer is –  Sarbananda Sonowal (Majuli District)       

Question – When is Asom Divas celebrated?                                                     

The Answer is –  2nd December                                               

Question – Who was the first Assamese to climb Mount Everest?                                             

The Answer is –  Tarun Saikia (18 May 2013)                                                     

Question – Who was the first person from Assam to receive Padma Shri Award?

The Answer is –  Amalprava Das (Public Affairs)                                                

Question – Name the Award of Assam that was introduced in 2017?                                                      

The Answer is –  Sonit Konwar Gajen Barua Award                   

Question – Which Boxing event did Lovlina Borgohain play in the Olympics?                                                

The Answer is –  Women’s welterweight        

Question – Who is the first olympian from Assam to participate in the Olympic games?                   

The Answer is –  Dipankar Bhattacharjee                   

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Question – Who is the first person from Assam to receive the Bharat Ratna Award?                                                        

The Answer is –  Gopinath Bordoloi (first Chief Minister of Assam)                                                          

Question – What is the amount given by the Government of Assam to Lovlina Borgohain for winning a Bronze medal at the 2020 Olympics?                                               

The Answer is –  ₹50 lakh (US$70,000)                                                  

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Meghalaya?                                                

The Answer is –  885 Km                                             

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Arunachal Pradesh?                                                 

The Answer is –  804 Km    

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Question – What is the border length between Assam and Nagaland?                                                   

The Answer is –  512 Km                                             

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Manipur?                                                     

The Answer is –  204 Km           

Question – Who is the Speaker of the Assam Legislative Assembly?                                                         

The Answer is –  Biswajit Daimary (Since 21st May 2021)                                              

Question – Who is the Deputy Speaker of the Assam Legislative Assembly?                                                         

The Answer is –  Numal Momin (Since 2nd May 2021)                                                   

Question – Who is the Chief Secretary of Assam?                                                            

The Answer is –  Jishnu Barua (IAS)                                                        

Question – Who is the Principal Secretary of Assam?                                                     

The Answer is –  Archana Varma (IAS)                                                   

Question – Which Prime Minister signed Assam Accord?                                              

The Answer is –  Rajiv Gandhi (in New Delhi on 15 August 1985)   

Question – Name the states that Assam shares its border?                                                         

The Answer is –                                             

  • 1) Arunachal Pradesh                                                  
  • 2) Manipur                                                      
  • 3) Meghalaya                                                 
  • 4) Mizoram                                                     
  • 5) Nagaland                                                    
  • 6) Tripura
  • 7) West Bengal 

Question – What is the total Area of Assam?                                                     

The Answer is –  78,438 km2      

Question – How many Sub-Divisions does Assam have?                                                

The Answer is –  78         

Question – Which is the Largest city of Assam?                                                 

The Answer is –  Guwahati           

Question – The Largest city in Northeast India?                                                

The Answer is –  Guwahati (Area: 328 km²)          

Question – How many constituencies does Assam have in its Legislative Assembly?

The Answer is –  126   

Question – Official Language of Assam?

The Answer is – Assamese

Question – Which country can you compare with Assam with its land area?

The Answer is –  Scotland                            

Question – How many Districts does Assam have?                                                          

The Answer is –  34 

Question – How many Assembly Seats are reserved for SC?                                                       

The Answer is –  8

Question – Where is Barak Valley Plain?                                              

The Answer is –  Southern Region of Assam

Question – Where is Kaziranga National Park Located?                                                 

The Answer is –  Kanchanjuri (Assam)                                    

The Answer is –  Sitaram Seksaria (Social Work) in 1962

Question – Who was the first recipient of the Padma Shri Award from Assam?                                    

The Answer is –  Amalprava Das (Public Affairs) & Mathura Das (Medicine) in 1954

Question – Which award of Assam was given to Tata Trusts Chairman Ratan Tata?

The Answer is –  Assam Baibhav (The state’s highest Civilian Award-The Assam Baibhav Award carries a citation, a medal, and ₹ 5 lakh cash)

The Answer is –  Bimala Prasad Chaliha (Civil Service) in 1971

Question – Olympic Bronze Medallist, Boxer Lovlina Borgohain will be the new Brand Ambassador of which Department in Assam?

The Answer is –  Education (Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan)

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Bhutan?

The Answer is –  266 Km

Question – When is the foundation day of IIT Guwahati?

The Answer is –  1st September

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Tripura?

The Answer is –  46 Km

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Bangladesh?

The Answer is –  268 Km

Question – What is the new name to be renamed for the Raji Gandhi Orang National Park?

The Answer is –  Orang National Park      

Question – Which is the largest district of Assam?

The Answer is –  Karbi Anglong (East) [7,366 Km2]

Question – Popular Singers in Assam?                                                  

The Answer is –  Zubeen Garg, Papon, Deeplina Deka, Vreegu Kashyap, etc                                                         

Question –  Which state is north of Assam?                                                       

The Answer is –  Arunachal Pradesh         

Question – Which states are south of Assam?                                                   

The Answer is –  Meghalaya, Tripura, and Mizoram           

Question –  Which states are East of Assam?                                                     

The Answer is –  Nagaland and Manipur                               

Question – Which countries does Assam share its border with?                                                

The Answer is –  Bhutan And Bangladesh

Question – The Only IIT in Northeast India?                                                       

The Answer is –  IIT Guwahati (Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati)  

Question –  Who is the Chief Minister of Assam?                                             

The Answer is –  Himanta Biswa Sarma                                 

Question – Who is the Health Minister of Assam?                                                           

The Answer is –  Keshab Mahanta                            

Question – Which Indian state is the largest tea producer in India?                                                         

The Answer is –  Assam                                

Question – What was the capital of Assam during the British Raj?                                                           

The Answer is –  Shillong              

Question – Which is the Oldest Oil refinery in India?                                                      

The Answer is –  Digboi (Assam) 

Question – First Oil Well in Asia?                                             

The Answer is –  Digboi                 

Question – What is the name of the Folk dance of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  Bihu                     

Question – Which Northeast State has the highest number of District Divisions?                  

The Answer is –  Assam  

Question – UNESCO World Heritage Sites found in Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –                                              

1) Kaziranga National Park: Golaghat and Nagaon districts (Assam)                                                         

2) Manas National Park: Barpeta district (Assam)              

Question – Most populated state in Northeast India?                                                    

The Answer is –  Assam                 

Question – Where is the Birthplace of Famous Tv Anchor Arnab Goswami?                                          

The Answer is –  Guwahati (Assam)          

Question – The longest bridge in India?                                               

Question -15 Km, Assam)             

Question – Which is the Oil City of Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  Digboi  

Question – Highest Dam in Assam?                                                       

The Answer is –  Subansiri Dam (130 m)  

Question – Asia’s oldest Amphitheater?                                               

The Answer is –  Rang Ghar (Assam)         

Question – How many Airports are in Assam?                                                   

The Answer is –  6 (Six)                                 

Question – List of All Airports in Assam?                                              

The Answer is –                                              

1) Dibrugarh Airport                                                    

2) Jorhat Airport                                                           

3) Lilabari Airport                                                         

4) Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport                                                      

5) Silchar Airport                                                          

6) Tezpur Airport                            

Question – Which is the only International Airport in India?                                                       

The Answer is –  Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (Guwahati)       

Question – Which state in the Northeast has the Maximum number of Commercial Airports?               The Answer is –  Assam                 

Question – Who is Gopinath Bordoloi mentioned in Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport?                                                           

The Answer is –  Former Chief Mnister of Assam (1st)                                                    

Question – State Symbols Of Assam?                                                    

The Answer is –                                              

1) Animal: Indian rhinoceros                                                    

2) Bird: White-winged duck                                                      

3) Flower: Foxtail orchid                                                           

4) Tree: Hollong                                            

Question – List Of National Parks in Assam?                                                       

The Answer is –                                              

1) Dibru-Saikhowa National Park                                                           

2) Kaziranga National Park                                                       

3) Manas National Park                                              

4) Nameri National Park                                             

5) Orang National Park                                               

6) Raimona National Park                                                         

7) Dehing Patkai National Park                                                

Question – The Density of Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –  397/km²                                                          

                              List Of Districts In Assam                                                           

Question –           District  Headquarters     Area(Km2)          

1             Baksa#  Mushalpur           2,457    

2             BajaliNew            Pathsala               ~            

3             Barpeta Barpeta ~            

4             Biswanath           Biswanath Chariali           1,100    

5             Bongaigaon        Bongaigaon        1,093    

6             Cachar  Silchar   3,786    

7             Charaideo           Sonari    1,069    

8             Chirang#              Kajalgaon            1,170    

9             Darrang Mangaldai           1,585    

10           Dhemaji               Dhemaji               3,237    

11           Dhubri   Dhubri   1,608    

12           Dibrugarh            Dibrugarh            3,381    

13           Dima Hasao        Haflong 4,890    

14           Goalpara             Goalpara             1,824    

15           Golaghat             Golaghat             3,502    

16           Hailakandi           Hailakandi           1,327    

17           Hojai      Hojai      1,686    

18           Jorhat    Jorhat    2,851    

19           Kamrup Metropolitan     Guwahati             1,528    

20           Kamrup Amingaon            3,105    

21           Karbi Anglong (East)        Diphu     7,366    

22           Karimganj            Karimganj            1,809    

23           Kokrajhar#          Kokrajhar             3,169    

24           Lakhimpur           North Lakhimpur              2,277    

25           Majuli    Garamur              880       

26           Morigaon            Morigaon            1,704    

27           Nagaon Nagaon 2,287    

28           Nalbari  Nalbari  2,257    

29           Sivasagar             Sivasagar             2,668    

30           Sonitpur               Tezpur   2,076    

31           South Salmara-Mankachar           Hatsingimari       568       

32           Tinsukia               Tinsukia               3,790    

33           Udalguri#            Udalguri               1,852    

34           West Karbi Anglong         Hamren                3,035    

Question – Which Religions are found in Assam?                                             

The Answer is –                                              

1) Hinduism                                                     

2) Islam                                             

3) Christianity                                                 

4) Buddhism                                                    

5) Jainism                                                        

6) Sikhism, etc                                               

Question – How many Autonomous Administrative Divisions are in Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  3 (Three)                                                         

Question – What are the Autonomous Administrative Divisions of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –                                              

1) Bodoland Autonomous Territorial Council                                                    

2) Dima Hasao Autonomous Council                                                    

3) Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council                                                 

Question – How many Statutory Autonomous Councils are in Assam?                                                    

The Answer is –  12                                                      

1) Tiwa (Lalung) Autonomous Council for ethnic Tiwa people (also known as Lalung people)                                                           

2) Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council                                                

3) Moran Autonomous Council for Moran people                                                          

4) Dudhnoi for ethnic Rabha Kachari                                                    

5) Mising Autonomous Council for Mising people                                                          

6) Matak Autonomous Council for Matak people                                                           

7) Kamatapur Autonomous Council for Rajbongshi people                                                         

8) Bodo Kachari Welfare Autonomous Council for Bodo-Kachari people living outside the Bodoland Territorial Region                                                     

9) Sonowal Kachari Autonomous Council                                                           

10) Thengal Kachari Autonomous Council                                                          

11) Titabar and Deori Autonomous Council                                                       

12) Lakhimpur for ethnic Deori Kachari                                               

Question – What is the name of the High Court of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  Guwahati High Court                                                  

Question – What are the Popular Cuisines Of Assam?                                                    

The Answer is –                                              

1) Assam tea                                                  

2) Khar                                              

3) Tenga                                                          

4) Pitha                                             

5) Pura                                              

6) Tambul (betel nut)- paan                                                     

7) Rice beer, etc                                                           

Question – Popular Dances of Assam?                                                  

The Answer is –                                              

1) Sattriya                                                       

2) Bagurumba                                                

3) Bihu Dance                                                

4) Bhaona                                                       

5) Bodo Dance, etc                                                      

Question – Largest River Island in India?                                              

The Answer is –  Majuli (formed by the Brahmaputra River)                                                        

Question – Longest River Bridge in India?                                                           

Question -15 km)                                                         

Question – Which River is known as the Sorrow of Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –  Brahmaputra River                                                      

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Question –           Minister               Portfolio              Party     

1             Himanta Biswa Sarma     1) Home              BJP        

               Chief Minister    2) Personnel                     

               (Jalukbari)            3) Public Works Department                      

                              4) Any other Department not allotted to any other Minister                        

2             Ranjit Kumar Dass           1) Panchayat & Rural Development           BJP        

               (Patacharkuchi)  2) Public Health Engineering                      

                              3) Food & Civil Supplies                

                              4) Consumer Affairs                      

3             Atul Bora             1) Agriculture     AGP       

               (Bokakhat)          2) Horticulture                 

                              3) Animal Husbandry & Veterinary                          

                              4) Border Area Development                     

                              5) Implementation of the Assam Accord               

                              6) Cooperation                

4             Urkhao Gwra Brahma     1) Handloom & Textile   UPPL     

               (Chapaguri)         2) Soil Conservation                      

                              3) Welfare of Plain Tribe                             

                              4) Backward Classes (BTC)                          

5             Ashok Singhal     1) Guwahati Development            BJP        

               (Dhekiajuli)          2) Urban Development                 

                              3) Irrigation                      

6             Parimal Suklabaidya        1) Environment & Forests             BJP        

               (Dholai) 2) Fisheries                        

                              3) Excise                            

7             Keshab Mahanta              1) Health & Family Welfare          AGP       

               (Kaliabor)             2) Science & Technology                             

                              3) Information Technology                         

8             Ajanta Neog       1) Social Welfare              BJP        

               (Golaghat)           2) Finance                         

9             Chandra Mohan Patowary            1) Transport        BJP        

               (Dharmapur)       2) Industries & Commerce                          

                              3) Skill Development                     

                              4) Welfare of Minorities               

10           Ranoj Pegu         1) Education       BJP        

               (Dhemaji)             2) Welfare of Plain Tribe & Backward Classes (non-BTC)                 

11           Sanjoy Kishan     1) Welfare of Tea Tribes BJP        

               (Tinsukia)             2) Labour & Employment                            

12           Pijush Hazarika  1) Water Resources         BJP        

               (Jagiroad)            2) Information & Public Relations                            

                              3) Parliamentary Affairs               

13           Jogen Mohan     1) Revenue & Disaster Management        BJP        

               (Mahmara)          2) Hills Area Development                          

                              3) Mines & Minerals                      

14           Bimal Bora          1) Sports & Youth Welfare           BJP        

               (Tingkhong)         2) Cultural Affairs                           

                              3) Power                            

                              4) Tourism                         

Question – First actress in Assamese Cinema?                                                   

The Answer is –  Aideu Handique                                                            

Question – Who is the first Chief Minister of Assam                                                       

The Answer is –  Gopinath Bordoloi                                                       

Question – Who Received Bharat Ratna Award from Assam in 2019?                                                      

The Answer is –  Bhupen Hazarika (Playback Singer)                                                       

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Question – What is the Brahmaputra River called in China?                                                        

The Answer is –  Yarlung Tsangpo                                                          

Question – Which Indian Rivers pour into Bangladesh?                                                 

The Answer is –  Ganga, Meghna, Brahmaputra                                                

Question – Which Indian River is known as the “Red River”?                                                      

The Answer is –  Brahmaputra                                                  

Question – What is the Brahmaputra River called in Arunachal Pradesh?                                               

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Question – Assam has the largest population in the world of which Animal?                                                        

The Answer is –  Wild Water Buffalo                                                     

Question – How many species of birds does Assam have?                                                           

The Answer is –  Around 820 Species (Assam has the highest diversity of birds in India)                                                  

Question – What are the languages spoken in Assam?                                                  

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Question – Which is India’s first district that is a river island?                                                     

The Answer is –  Majuli district (Assam)                                                

Question – Which two districts have 5 Sub Divisions?                                                    

The Answer is –  Barpeta and Kamrup Metro                                                     

1) Barpeta: Barpeta, Bajali, Kalgachia, Sarukhetri, Sorbhog                                                         

2) Kamrup Metro: Guwahati, Chandrapur, Dispur, Sonapur, Azara                                                          

Question – When was Assam University established?                                                     

The Answer is –  1994                                                  

Question – When was Assam territory first separated from Bengal?                                                       

The Answer is –  1874                                                  

Question – What is the First Day of “Rongali Bihu” called?                                                          

The Answer is –  Goru Bihu (the Bihu of the cows)                                                          

Question – What was Ancient Assam Known as?                                              

The Answer is –  Pragjyotisha and Kamrupa                                                       

Question – In which Hilltop Kamakhya Temple is situated?                                                          

The Answer is –  Nilachal Hill                                                    

Question – In which year did the capital of Assam shift from Shillong to Dispur?                                                

The Answer is –  1973                                                  

Question – When was Assam Sahitya Sabha established?                                             

The Answer is –  December 1917                                                           

Question – The First President of Assam Sahitya Sabha?                                               

The Answer is –  Padmanath Gohain Baruah                                                      

Question – When were Assam Rifles established?                                                           

The Answer is –  1835                                                  

Question – Where is the Headquarters of Assam Rifles?                                               

The Answer is –  Shillong                                                           

Question – What is the Motto of Assam Rifles?                                                

The Answer is –  Sentinels of the North East                                                      

Question – When was Assam Police established?                                             

The Answer is –  1835                                                  

Question – When was Gauhati University founded?                                                       

The Answer is –  26 January 1948                                                           

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Question – When was Assam Accord signed?                                                    

The Answer is –  15 August 1985                                             

Question – How many National Parks are in Assam?                                                      

The Answer is –  5 (Five)                                              

Question – Total number of Bridges over the River Brahmaputra?                                                           

The Answer is –  6 (Six)                                                

Question – Which city does the Naranarayan Setu at Pancharatna connect to?                                                  

The Answer is –  Jogighopa                                                       

Question – When was the First Assamese film released?                                              

The Answer is –  10 March 1935                                              

Question – Name of the First Assamese film?                                                    

The Answer is –  Joymoti                                                           

Question – When was the First Tea Company in Assam established?                                                       

The Answer is –  1839                                                  

Question – First Tea Company in India?                                                

The Answer is –  Assam Tea Company                                                   

Question – When was Assam Public Service Commission founded?                                                         

The Answer is –  1 April 1937                                                   

Question – Who discovered Tea in Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  Robert Bruce                                                 

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Question – Which is the First Tea Garden in Assam?                                                      

The Answer is –  Chabua                                             

Question – What is Assam famous for?                                                

The Answer is –  Assam Tea and Assam Silk                                                        

Question – Who is known as the “Father of Assamese people”?                                                

The Answer is –  Baikunthanatha Bhagavata Bhattacharya                                                          

Question – How many Types of Tea are there in Assam?                                               

The Answer is –  Two Kinds                                                       

Question – Name the First Assamese Newspaper?                                                          

The Answer is –  Dainik Batori                                                  

Question – Name of the First Assamese Grammar Book?                                             

The Answer is –  Arunodoi                                                         

Question – Name the First Open University of Assam?                                                  

The Answer is –  Krishna Kanta Handique Open University                                                          

Question – Name the First Secondary School of Assam?                                                

The Answer is –  Guwahati Seminari                                                      

Question – Which is the First University of Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –  Guwahati University                                                   

Question – Who translated Mahabharata into the Assamese Language first?                                                      

The Answer is –  Rama Saraswati                                            

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Question – Name the First Assamese Novel?                                                     

The Answer is –  Bhanumati (1890)                                                        

Question – What is the First Assamese Romantic Poem?                                              

The Answer is –  Bon Kunwori                                                  

Question – First Assamese color film?                                                  

The Answer is –  Bhaity                                               

Question – Who was the First King of Assam?                                                   

The Answer is –  Sukaphaa                                                        

Question – What is the name of the Second Assamese movie?                                                  

The Answer is –  Indramalati (1939)                                                       

Question – Which is the Smallest District in Assam by Area?                                                       

The Answer is –  South Salmara (568 km²)                                                          

Question – Which is the Biggest District in Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –  Karbi Anglong (10,434 km²)                                                     

Question – Which is the Largest Village in Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  Sualkuchi                                                         

Question – What is the Oldest Name of Tezpur?                                               

The Answer is –  Sonitpur                                                          

Question – Which city is known as the City of Blood?                                                    

The Answer is –  Tezpur                                              

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Question – First Assamese to win a Gold Medal at an International Event?                                                          

The Answer is –  Bhogeswar Baruah (1966 Asian Games)                                              

Question – Who was the last king of the Ahom Kingdom?                                                           

The Answer is –  Purandar Singha                                                          

Question – Which district was given to Pakistan in 1947 that was separated from Assam?                                             

The Answer is –  Sylhet                                                

Question – First Capital of the Ahom Kingdom in Assam?                                             

The Answer is –  Charaideo                                                       

Question – Where does the Highest Concentration of Forest in the State of Assam occur?                                             

The Answer is –  Karbi Anglong district                                                 

Question – Where is the One-Horned Rhino found in India?                                                       

The Answer is –  Assam                                               

Question – Which Wildlife Sanctuary holds the highest density of the Rhino population in the world?                                               

The Answer is –  Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary (Assam)                                                    

Question – What is the area of Kaziranga National Park?                                              

The Answer is –  430 km²                                                           

Question – What is the Total Number of Parliamentary Constituency in Assam?                                                

The Answer is –  14 (Fourteen)                                                 

Question – Which town in Assam is known as Manchester of Assam?                                                     

The Answer is –  Sualkuchi                                                         

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Question – Where is Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary located?                                              

The Answer is –  Jorhat                                               

Question – When was Mizoram separated from Assam?                                               

The Answer is –  1972                                                  

Question – When was Nagaland separated from Assam?                                              

The Answer is –  1963                                                  

Question – Which Indian state is the largest producer of bamboo?                                                         

The Answer is –  Assam                                               

Question – Biosphere Reserves of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  Manas and Dibru-Saikhowa                                                     

Question – State Motto of Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  Joi Aai Ôxom (Hail mother Assam)                                                        

Question – When was Kaziranga National Park declared as a world heritage site by UNESCO?                                                           

The Answer is –  1985                                                  

Question – First Assamese to make Etymological Dictionary of the Assamese language based on Sanskrit spellings?                                                  

The Answer is –  Hemchandra Barua                                                     

Question – First Barrister of Assam?                                                      

The Answer is –  Anundoram Borooah                                                 

Question – Which Zoo is located in Guwahati City?                                                        

The Answer is –  Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden                                              

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Question – In which year was Gopinath Bordoloi arrested due to active participation in the Non-Cooperation Movement?                                                 

The Answer is –  1922                                                  

Question – Full-Form of AASU?                                                

The Answer is –  All Assam Students Union                                                        

Question – First Medical College in Northeastern India?                                               

The Answer is –  Assam Medical College & Hospital (Dibrugarh)                                                 

Question – Which city is known as the Cultural Capital of Assam?                                             

The Answer is –  Jorhat                                               

Question – When was Assam Agriculture University established?                                              

The Answer is –  1969                                                  

Question – When was Assam Gas Cracker Project approved by CCEA?                                                   

The Answer is –  April 18, 2006                                                

Question – Who was the first IAS of Assam?                                                      

The Answer is –  Jamchonga Nampui                                                     

Question – Where is Assam Women’s University located?                                                          

The Answer is –  Jorhat                                               

Question – Where is the Pani Dihing Bird’s sanctuary?                                                  

The Answer is –  Sivasagar District                                                         

Question – Which NIT is present in Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  National Institute Of Technology Silchar                                             

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Question – During whose Reign the Amphitheater Rang Ghar was constructed?                                                 

The Answer is –  Swargadeo Rudra Singha                                                          

Question – Name the First Stadium in Assam?                                                  

The Answer is –  Jorhat stadium                                               

Question – Who is the First Lady Chief Minister of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  Syeda Anwara Taimur                                                

Question – Which city of Assam has the largest dry fish market in Asia?                                                

The Answer is –  Jagiroad                                                          

Question – When was the National Games of India held in Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –   2007                                                 

List Of Chief Ministers Of Assam                                             

Premier of Assam between 1937-1950 is not included on the list                                             

Question –           Chief Minister    Term In Term Out             Party

1             Gopinath Bordoloi           26-Jan-50            06-Aug-50           INC

               [Kamrup Sadar (South)]                               

2             Bishnuram Medhi             09-Aug-50           27-Dec-57           INC

               (Hajo)                                 

3             Bimala Prasad Chaliha    28-Dec-57           06-Nov-70           INC

               (Badarpur + Sonari)                                      

4             Mahendra Mohan Choudhry        11-Nov-70           30-Jan-72            INC

               (Guwahati East)                              

5             Sarat Chandra Singha      31-Jan-72            12-Mar-78           INC

               (Bilasipara East)                              

6             Golap Borbora   12-Mar-78           04-Sep-79            JP

               (Tinsukia)                                          

7             Jogendra Nath Hazarika 09-Sep-79            11-Dec-79           JP

               (Duliajan)                                          

~             President’s Rule               12-Dec-79           05-Dec-80           ⟰

8             Syeda Anwara Taimur     06-Dec-80           30-Jun-81            INC

               (Dalgaon)                                         

~             President’s Rule               30-Jun-81            13-Jan-82            INC

9             Kesab Chandra Gogoi     13-Jan-82            19-Mar-82           INC

               (Dibrugarh)                                       

~             President’s Rule               19-Mar-82           27-Feb-83            ⟰

10           Hiteswar Saikia[1]            27-Feb-83            23-Dec-85           INC

               (Nazira)                              

11           Prafulla Kumar Mahanta[1]          24-Dec-85           28-Nov-90           AGP

               (Nowgong)                                       

~             President’s Rule               28-Nov-90           30-Jun-91            ⟰

~             Hiteswar Saikia[2]            30-Jun-91            22-Apr-96            INC

               (Nazira)                              

12           Bhumidhar Barman         22-Apr-96            14-May-96          INC

               (Barkhetry)                                       

~             Prafulla Kumar Mahanta[2]          15-May-96          17-May-01          AGP

               (Barhampur)                                    

13           Tarun Gogoi       18-May-01          24-May-16          INC

               (Titabar)                                            

14           Sarbananda Sonowal      24-May-16          10-May-21          BJP

               (Majuli)                              

15           Himanta Biswa Sarma     10-May-21          Incumbent           BJP

               (Jalukbari)                                         

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Question – Where is the Birthplace of the Brahmaputra River?                                                 

The Answer is –  Himalayas                                                       

Question – Who was the First Governor of Independent Assam?                                              

The Answer is –  Sir Muhammad Saleh Akbar Hydari                                                      

Question – Who is the First Assamese Woman Graduate?                                                           

The Answer is –  Sudhalata Dowarah                                                    

Question – What is the name of the famous festival of Assam?                                                 

The Answer is –  Bihu Festival                                                   

Question – What is the name given for the Traditional Sweet of Assam?                                               

The Answer is –  Pitha                                                 

Question – Who has been selected for the “Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Bal Puraskar” in the category of Art and Culture 2021 from Assam?                                                

The Answer is –  Tanuj Samaddar                                                           

Question – Which district is Manas National Park located in?                                                     

The Answer is –  Chirang District & Baksa District                                             

Question – Which district is Tezpur located in?                                                 

The Answer is –  Sonitpur District                                                           

Question – When was Jorhat carved out of the Sivasagar District?                                                           

The Answer is –  1983                                                  

Question – When was IIT Guwahati established?                                              

The Answer is –  1994                                                  

Question – Who is the longest-serving Chief Minister of Assam?                                               

The Answer is –  Tarun Gogoi                                                   

Question – Who is the first chief minister of Assam from the Bharatiya Janata Party?                                                      

The Answer is –  Sarbananda Sonowal                                                  

Question – When did Himanta Sarma swear in as the Chief Minister of Assam?                                                  

The Answer is –  10 May 2021                                                  

Question – Who is the shortest-serving Chief Minister of Assam?                                             

The Answer is –  Bhumidhar Barman (22 Days)                                                 

Question – Which political party does Akhil Gogoi belong to?                                                    

The Answer is –  Gana Mukti Sangram Asom                                                     

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Question – Which 2 Parks of Assam were declared as National Parks on 7th June 2021?                                                 

The Answer is –  Raimona National Park and Dehing Patkai National Park                                             

Question – What is the total number of National Parks in Assam after the addition of 2 parks on 7th June 2021?                                                       

The Answer is –  7 National Parks                                                           

National Parks In Assam                                             

1) Dibru-Saikhowa National Park                                                           

2) Kaziranga National Park                                                       

3) Manas National Park                                              

4) Nameri National Park                                             

5) Orang National Park                                               

6) Raimona National Park                                                         

7) Dehing Patkai National Park                                                

Question – Who is the newly elected Union Cabinet Minister of India from Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –  Sarbananda Sonowal                                                  

Question -Question – Sarbananda Sonowal?                                                     

The Answer is –  1) Ministry of Ports, Shipping, &Waterways                                                      

2) Ministry of AYUSH                                                  

Question – Who is the Minister of Sports & Youth Welfare of Assam?                                                    

The Answer is –  Bimal Bora                                                     

Question – When was Bodoland Territorial Region established?                                                

The Answer is –  9 February 2003                                                           

Question – How many districts come under the Bodoland Territorial Region?                                                     

The Answer is –  4 (Four)                                                            

Question – Who is the CEO of Bodoland Territorial Region?                                                        

The Answer is –  Pramod Boro                                                 

Question – What is the total area of Bodoland Territorial Region?                                                           

The Answer is –  9,612 km2                                                      

Question – How many Constituencies are under Dima Hasao Autonomous Council?                                                        

The Answer is –  28                                                      

Constituencies Under Dima Hasao Autonomous Council                                              

1) Borail                                                           

2) Dautohaja                                                  

3) Dehangi                                                      

4) Diger                                             

5) Dihamlai                                                     

6) Diyungmukh                                               

7) Dolong                                                        

8) Garampani                                                 

9) Gunjung                                                      

10) Hadingma                                                 

11) Haflong                                                     

12) Hajadisa                                                    

13) Hamri                                                        

14) Hangrum                                                  

15) Harangajao                                              

16) Hatikhali                                                   

17) Jatinga                                                      

18) Jinam                                                         

19) Kalachand                                                

20) Kharthong                                                

21) Laisong                                                     

22) Langting                                                   

23) Lower Kharthong                                                  

24) Mahur                                                       

25) Maibang East                                                         

26) Maibang West                                                       

27) Semkhor                                                   

28) Wajao                                                       

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Question – What is the other name for Dima Hasao Autonomous Council?                                                          

The Answer is –  North Cachar Hills Autonomous Council                                             

Question – Where is the Headquarters of Dima Hasao Autonomous Council?                                                     

The Answer is –  Haflong                                            

Question – How many Development councils were created by the Government of Assam for the Socio-Economic upliftment and sustainability targeted development of different backward communities?                                                           

The Answer is –  33                                                      

Development Councils                                                

1) Adivasi Development Council                                             

2) Amri Karbi Development Council                                                      

3) Barak Valley Hill Tribes Development Council                                              

4) Barman Kachari Development Council                                                           

5) Bengali Speaking Development Council                                                         

6) Bishnupriya Manipuri Development Council                                                

7) Brahmin Development Council                                                          

8) Chaodang Development Council                                                       

9) Chutia Development Council                                              

10) Development Council for Karbi People residing outside Karbi Anglong                                                          

11) Goria Development Council                                              

12) Gorkha Development Council                                                          

13) Hajong Development Council                                                          

14) Hindi Speaking Development Council                                                           

15) Jolha Development Council                                               

16) Kalita Development Council (yet to be notified)                                                       

17) Koch Rajbongshi Development Council                                                        

18) Kumar Development Council                                                           

19) Madahi Development Council                                                         

20) Maimal Development Council                                                         

21) Manipuri Development Council                                                      

22) Mech Kachari Development Council                                              

23) Moran Development Council                                                           

24) Moria Development Council                                             

25) Mottok Development Council                                                         

26) Nath Jogi Development Council                                                      

27) Sadharan Jati Development Council                                              

28) Sarania Kachari Development Council                                                          

29) SC Development Council                                                    

30) Singpho (Man Tai) Development Council                                                    

31) Sut Development Council                                                  

32) Tai Ahom Development Council                                                     

33) Tea & Ex-Tea Garden Development Council                                               

Question – When was Karbi Anglong District Council formed?                                                   

The Answer is –  17 November 1951                                                     

Question – When was Karbi Anglong District Council changed to Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council?                                                           

The Answer is –  23 June 1952                                                 

Question – When was the Bodo Kachari Welfare Autonomous Council formed?                                                 

The Answer is –  2020                                                  

Question – When was the Kamatapur Autonomous Council formed?                                                      

The Answer is –  2020                                                  

Question – When was the Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council (RHAC) constituted by the Government of Assam?                                              

The Answer is –  1995                                                  

Question – When was the first election held for the Rabha Hasong Autonomous Council to constitute the General Council?                                              

The Answer is –  2013                                                  

Question – When was the Moran Autonomous Council formed?                                               

The Answer is –  2020                                                  

Question – How many seats were won by the BJP in the 2021 Assam Legislative Assembly election?                                                         

The Answer is –  60 Seats (Total 75 Seats with Alliance)                                                 

Question – How many seats were won by the BJP in the 2021 Assam Legislative Assembly election?                                                         

The Answer is –  50 Seats                                                          

Question – What was the result of the 2021 Assam Legislative Assembly election?                                                          

The Answer is –                                              

1) Bharatiya Janata Party: 60 seats                                                       

2) Asom Gana Parishad: 9 seats                                              

3) United People’s Party Liberal: 6 seats                                             

4) Indian National Congress: 29 seats                                                  

5) All India United Democratic Front: 16 seats                                                 

6) Bodoland People’s Front: 4 seats                                                     

7) Communist Party of India (Marxist): 1 seat                                                   

8) Independent: 1 seat                                               

Total: 126                                                        

Question – Who contested as an independent candidate?                                                          

The Answer is –  Akhil Gogoi                                                    

Question – Which is the largest Division of Assam?                                                        

The Answer is –  Lower Assam Division (Comprises 12 Districts)                                                 

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Question – Which district has been carved out from the Barpeta District?                                             

The Answer is –  Bajali District                                                  

Question – Which Governor announced the 34th District of Assam?                                                       

The Answer is –  Jagdish Mukhi (Bajali District)                                                 

Question – How many new districts were formed on 15 August 2015?                                                   

The Answer is –  5 (Five)                                              

1) Biswanath District                                                   

2) Charaideo District                                                   

3) Hojai District                                              

4) South Salmara-Mankachar District                                                   

5) Karbi Anglong District was divided into East and West Districts                                                           

Question – Where is the headquarters of the North Assam Division?                                                      

The Answer is –  Tezpur                                              

Question – Who is the first Ahom king in medieval Assam?                                                         

The Answer is –  Sukaphaa                                                        

Question – How long is the Bhutan–India border?                                                          

The Answer is –  699 km (267 km in Assam)                                                       

Question – Which Commander’s statue is on the Brahmaputra River?                                                    

The Answer is –  Lachit Borphukan                                                         

Question – Who was the first Chief Election Commissioner from Assam?                                              

The Answer is –  Harishankar Brahma (19th CEC)                                             

Question – Who was the first person from Assam to receive Padma Bhushan award?                                                     

The Answer is –  Sitaram Seksaria (Social Work)                                               

Question – When was Srimanta Sankardeva Award introduced?                                                

The Answer is –  1986 (First Award introduced by the Government of Assam)                                                     

Question – Who is the present governor of Assam?                                                       

The Answer is –  Jagdish Mukhi                                                

Question – Who is the first athlete from Assam to get a medal in the Olympics?                                                

The Answer is –  Lovlina Borgohain                                                        

Question – Who is the first Assamese to get the Arjuna Award?                                                

The Answer is –  Bhogeswar Baruah                                                      

Question – In honor of Bhogeswar Baruah’s birthday which Special Day is celebrated every year on the 3rd of September?                                                

The Answer is –  Abhiruchi Sports Day                                                  

Question – Which Medal was won by Lovlina Borgohain in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics?                                                    

The Answer is –  Bronze Medal (3rd)                                                     

Question – Lovlina Borgohain became the ___ person from Assam to receive the Arjuna Award?                                             

The Answer is –  6th                                                     

Question – In which weight category did Lovlina Borgohain win a Bronze Medal in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics?                                                          

The Answer is –  64-69kg                                                           

Question – What is the border length between Assam and Mizoram?                                                    

The Answer is –  164 km                                             

Question – What is the border length between Assam and West Bengal?                                             

The Answer is –  127 Km                                             

Question – Website of Assam                                                  

Question – Which is the largest district of Assam?                                                          

The Answer is –  Karbi Anglong (East) [7,366 Km2]                                                          

Question – Which is the second largest district of Assam after Karbi Anglong?                                                    

The Answer is –  Dima Hasao (4,890 Km2)                                                          

Question – How many recipients received the Padma Shri Award 2022 from Assam?                                                      

The Answer is –  2 (Two)                                             

Question – Who was the first recipient of the Padma Vibhushan Award from Assam?                                                     

                     

    

                

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