Punjab GK Questions – Punjab General Knowledge Questions

What is Punjab GK ?

Punjab Means Panj(Five) + Ab(River) namely Jhelum, Chenab, Ravi, Beas and Sutlej. A battle of Mahabharat was fought in kurukshatra (Punjab).

The First record of Sialkat dates the invasion of Alexander the Great who conquered upper Punjab in 326 BC. This is important in Punjab GK.

Why Punjab GK Important?

During the medieval period Sikhism rose with the emergence of sikh rule under Maharaja Ranjit Singh, Sikh Empire with new punjab identity was established.

After British Sokh majority ceded to Indian Republic while muslim majority moved to pakistan. This is why we study Punjab GK.

How Important Is Punjab Gk?

Punjab is the only state in India, that represents Sikh Population. More over the customs, food, dresses, festivals and language create deliciously diverse interest and flavour.

1. Total Population Punjab in the year 2011 is?


2. What is the name of State Bird of Punjab?


3.  Who was the first Governor of Punjab?


4. Which is the state tree of Punjab


5. The Total number of seats of Punjab in lok Sabha is


6. When was the use of Punjabi made compulsory in the year?


7. How many Municipal Corporations are there in Punjab?


8. How many administrative divisions are in Punjab?


9. when was the Rajiv-Longowal Accord (Punjab Accord) signed ?


10.  Hola Mohalla fair celebrated at


11. Who is the current deputy chief minister of Punjab?


12. In which year the novel ‘Pinjar’ written by Amrita Pritam was published first


13. Which river bank is Haridwar situated at?


14. Who is the Governor of Punjab?


15. Akal Takht was built in which year?


16. Who was Punjab’s chief minister in 1956-1964?


17. Who had been the ruler of Punjab in the beginning of 16th century?


18. Sikh empire was formed by?


19. How many Airports are there in Punjab?


20. Which is a NRI district of Punjab with a large population living abroad in Canada, U.K, Australia and U.S?


21. Before building Chandigarh which city is the capital for Punjab?


22. When has Punjabi declared the official language of Punjab?


23. Who is the Governor of Punjab State?