Jammu and Kashmir GK & Current Affairs 2020

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J&K GK & Current Affairs 2020

Jammu and Kashmir GK & Current Affairs 2020

The following Jammu and Kashmir General Knowledge & Current Affairs 2020 Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) question answers will be updated every month. This will helps all the candidates for preparing any Jammu and Kashmir govt. Jobs 2020 even Jammu and Kashmir state basis exam, where question comes from Jammu and Kashmir states only like J&K-TET .

Jammu and Kashmir GK (General Knowledge)

Admission to Union

26 October 1947


Jammu (winter)
Srinagar (summer)

Largest city


Number of Districts


Name of Governor

Narinder Nath Vohra

Current Chief Minister
Deputy Chief Minister

Mehbooba Mufti
Kavinder Gupta

 Area & Rank 85,806 sq mi – 5th Rank

Population & Rank (2011)

12,541,302 & 19th Rank

External Link

Jammu and Kashmir wikipedia

Jammu and Kashmir State Portal

Jammu and Kashmir GK Question Answers

With how many regions Jammu and Kashmir is formed?

  • Jammu and Kashmir consists of three regions: Jammu, the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh.

Which  regions is known as “Little Tibet”?

  • Ladakh, also known as “Little Tibet”, is renowned for its remote mountain beauty and Buddhist culture.

Which state in India has the Muslim-majority population?

  • The state, Jammu and Kashmir, is the only state in India with a Muslim-majority population (68.31%).

What’s Article 370 of the Constitution of India?

  • Jammu and Kashmir is the only state in India which enjoys special autonomy under Article 370 of the Constitution of India, according to which no law enacted by the Parliament of India, except for those in the field of defence, communication and foreign policy, will be extendable in Jammu and Kashmir unless it is ratified by the state legislature of Jammu and Kashmir. Subsequently, jurisdiction of the Supreme Court of India over Jammu and Kashmir has been extended.

Which State in India has its own official state flag?

  • Jammu and Kashmir is the only Indian state to have its own official state flag along with national flag and constitution.

It consists of a deep red field, representing labour, charged with a plough to represent agriculture. Three stripes are found on the hoist side and represent the three geographic regions of the state: Jammu, the Kashmir Valley and Ladakh.


What’s the duration of Jammu & Kashmir Assembly?

  • The Jammu & Kashmir Assembly is the only state in India to have a 6-year term, in contrast to the norm of a 5-year term followed in every other state’s Assembly.

Where is the  Mata Vaishno Devi located?

  • Mata Vaishno Devi is located on the trikuta hills which is around 40 to 45 km away from Jammu City.

Where is the world’s highest green golf course located?

  • Gulmarg is the world’s highest green golf course at an altitude of 2,650 metres (8,690 ft)

Jammu and Kashmir Current Affairs Question Answers 2020

Which place of Srinagar Jammu and Kashmir has successfully introduced Sericulture by the Scientists from Temperate Sericulture Research Institute of SKUAST?

  • Ans: A.Kargil

In which state, a seed processing unit will be set up to produce and procure high quality seeds for cultivation and generate employment in the state?

  •  Answers : Jammu & Kashmir

Union government has approved a sum of Rs. 1601 crore for the skill development initiative named Himayat Programme in which state?

  •  Answers : Jammu & Kashmir

Kheer Bhawani festival is being celebrated every year on the eighth day of the lunar fortnight of Jaishtha Month in which state?

  •  Answers : Jammu & Kashmir

Who has taken over as a General Officer Commanding of the Jammu Based Tiger division after successor of Major General Sanjeev Narain?

  • Ans: A.Sanjeev Kumar Sharma

Union of Minister of State and Youth Services and Sports, Dr. Jitendra Singh has laid the foundation stone of bridge at which state? (May 2016)

  •  Answers : Jammu & Kashmir

Former Jammu & Kashmir Congress Minister Passed away recently after a prolonged illness at the age of 65. Name the person? (May 2016)

  • Answer –  Romesh Sharma 

Union Health and Family Welfare Minister JP Nadda inaugurated the foundation of three Medical colleges in which state? (May 2016)

  •  Answers : Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu & Kashmir Wildlife Department has identified that Eight Himalayan brown bears in which area had bring about destruction with their habitats? (May 2016)

  • Answer –  B.Kargil

Which state has adopted its new Industrial Policy which will be valid till 2026? (March 2016)

  •  Jammu & Kashmir
    Explanation: Jammu & Kashmir adopts new industrial policy to attract an investment of Rs.2000 crores every year. The policy will hold good for 10 years.

Which state becomes ninth state to join UDAY scheme? (March 2016)

  • Jammu & Kashmir

The Union government has extended the Udaan scheme till? (March 2016)

  • Udaan Scheme for Jammu & Kashmir till 2019-20 from the earlier time period of 2015-16.

State Administrative Council which focuses on issues of Casual labourers and seasonal labourers is formed in which of the following states? (March 2016)

  • The committee of SAC is formed to look into the issue of regularization of labourers in Jammu & Kashmir

Governor’s rule was imposed in Jammu & Kashmir under which article of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir? (March 2016)

  • Answer –  Article 92 (1)
    Explanation – Governor’s rule was imposed in Jammu & Kashmir following the death of Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, under Article 92 (1) of the Constitution of J&K.

Nai Manzil Scheme, that was announced in Union Budget 2015-16, has been launched in which Indian state? 

  • Answer – Jammu and Kashmir

India’s 4th Cable Stay Bridge has been inaugurated in which Indian city by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar?

  • Answer – Jammu and Kashmir

Losar festival has been celebrated in which Indian state?

  • Answer – Jammu and Kashmir

J&K Govt will implement which Act in state which is announced by Minister for Consumer Affairs and Public distribution Choudhary Zulfkar Ali ?
Food Safety and Standards Act
B.Food Safety Modernization Act
C.National Food Safety Act
D.Food Safety and Standards Rules

Answer – C.National Food Safety Act

  • Governor Rule was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir on 9 January 2015 under
    A. Article 356 of Indian Constitution
    B. Section 92 of the J & K Constitution
    C. Section 356 of the J & K Constitution
    D. Article 370 of the Constitution

Answer –B. Section 92 of the J & K Constitution

  • Name the person who on 18 March 2015 was elected as the speaker of 12th Legislative Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir.
    A. Muhammad Shafi
    B. Basharat Bukari
    C. Kavinder Gupta
    D. Naeem Akhtar

Answer –C. Kavinder Gupta

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