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Uttar Pradesh GK & Current Affairs 2017 Question Answers

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The following Uttar Pradesh General Knowledge & Current Affairs 2017 Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) question answers will be updated every month. This will helps all the candidates for preparing any Uttar Pradesh govt. Jobs 2017 even Uttar Pradesh state basis exam, where question comes from Uttar Pradesh states only like UP-TET.



Uttar Pradesh GK (General Knowledge)

Formation

1807 (as Ceded and Conquered Provinces)

Capital

Lucknow

Largest city

Lucknow

Number of Districts

75

Name of Governor

Ram Naik

Current Chief Minister

Yogi Adityanath

 Area & Rank93,933 sq mi- 4th Rank

Population (2011)

199,581,477

External Link

Uttar Pradesh wikipedia

Uttar Pradesh State Portal

Uttar Pradesh GK & Current Affairs 2016 Question Answers

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Uttar Pradesh GK Question Answers

When Uttar Pradesh was created?

  • It was created on 1 April 1937 as the United Provinces, and was renamed Uttar Pradesh in 1950.

Which state topped in India in production of Sugar?

  • About 70% of India’s sugar comes from Uttar Pradesh.

What’s UPFC?

  • The Uttar Pradesh Financial Corporation (UPFC) was established in the year 1954 under the SFCs Act of 1951 mainly to develop small and medium scale industries in the state.

Which state has largest number of mobile subscribers in the country?

  • In May 2013 Uttar Pradesh had the largest number of mobile subscribers in the country.

QUICK FACTS ON Uttar Pradesh

  •  Uttar Pradesh is the third largest Indian state by economy.
  • Uttar Pradesh has a large population and a high population growth rate. It stands number one rank by population among all states in India.
  • Uttar Pradesh has a large number of people living below the poverty line.
  • Since Uttar Pradesh sends the largest number of legislators to the national Parliament, it is often considered to be one of the most important states with respect to Indian politics.
  • Uttar Pradesh has been called India’s under-achiever, because it has provided India with eight prime ministers while remaining a poor state.
  • The state has the largest railway network in the country and the sixth highest railway density.

Uttar Pradesh Current Affairs 2017 Question Answers

Renowned Novelist and Critique Mudrarakshas passed away due to prolonged illness in Uttar Pradesh. He belonged to which language novelist? (July)

  • Ans: Hindi
    Renowned Hindi novelist and critique Mudrarakshas passed away after a prolonged illness in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh. He was 82.

Akhilesh Yadav led Uttar Pradesh Government approved the Detailed Project Report (DPR) of _____________Metro rail project. (July)

  • Answer :  Uttar Pradesh

Who has been appointed as the Deputy Lokayukta of the Uttar Pradesh on joint recommendation of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav and Lokayukta Justice Sanjay Misra? (July)

  • Shambhu Singh

Which power project is approved by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) that is erected in the state of Uttar Pradesh? (July)

  • Ans: Thermal Power Plant

Prime Minister laid the foundation stones of an All India Medical Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in which state? (July)

  • Answer :  Uttar Pradesh

Which state along with Uttar Pradesh tops the list in Urban and Rural Internet Connectivity Index list? (June)

  • Answer : Tamilnadu

Which country along with Uttar Pradesh Government signed an Memorandum of Understanding in order to set up a new Skill Development Centre for Famers of UP? (June)

  • Ans : Netherland 

Which state’s forest dept. has set a world record for orchestrating the largest state-wide plantation drive in 24 hours mission to plant 5 crore saplings?  (June)

  • Answer :  Uttar Pradesh

Who has appointed as a New Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh? (June)

  • Answer :  Deepak Singhal

Which State Government approved the bicyle highway to promote Eco-Tourism that will surround the various historical and Tourism Spots? (May 2016)

  • Answer :  Uttar Pradesh

Prime Minister announced the raising of retirement of Government doctors age from 62 to which age at a rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur District? (May 2016)

  • Answer :  65

What is the name of the high speed Train initiated the experimental Run In India route between Bareilly and Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh? (May 2016)

  • Answer :  Talgo

Which State government passed the Revenue code bill in the state legislature that enables Dalits to sell their land to Non Dalits? (March 2016)

  • The Uttar Pradesh government passed the UP revenue code amendment bill that facilitates Dalits to sell their land to Non-Dalits

The oil Ministry has recently laid the foundation stone of Octomax unit that will produce high octane Gasoline in which of the following states? (March 2016)

  • Answer :  Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh Government has appointed which of the following as its new Director General of Police (DGP)?

  • Answer – Javed Ahmed

Which of the following state government has launched a dedicated helpline for journalists to help and assist the media persons?

  • Uttar Pradesh : CM Akhilesh Yadav on launched a dedicated helpline for journalists with number 1880 help and assist the media persons. It will be managed by the state’s Information and Public Relation Department.

Uttar Pradesh Ratna Award has been conferred on which Indian-American to recognise his achievements and outstanding contributions in a foreign country?

  • Answer –Frank Islam

Who has been appointed as the Lokayukta of Uttar Pradesh?

  • Answer – Justice Sanjay Mishra

Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik has given his assent to UP Revenue Code (Amendment) Ordinance 2015. It will amend which of the following code?

  • Answer – UP Revenue Code,2006

Which Indian State has entered the Guinness Book of World Records for planting 10 lakh saplings in 10 locations in one day ?
A. Madhya Pradesh
B.Karnataka
C.Uttar Pradesh
D.Chattishgarh

  • Answer – C.Uttar Pradesh

Which Indian state has declared its 50 states as drought-hit ?
Maharashtra
B.Tamil Nadu
C.Uttar Pradesh
D.West Bengal

  • Answer – C.Uttar Pradesh

Which state govt. has approved new guidelines for Begum Akhtar Award,which is given for achievement in singing ghazal, dadra, and thumri?
Madhya Pradesh
B. Haryana
C. Rajasthan
D. Uttar Pradesh

  • Answer D. Uttar Pradesh

Which University has been renamed as Dr.APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University
as a tribute Dr. Kalam?
A. Gautam Budha Technical University
B. Mahamaya Technical University
C. Uttar Pradesh Technical University
D. Banaras Hindu University

  • Answer C. Uttar Pradesh Technical University

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