Bihar is one of the most ancient states of the country. The state is located in the eastern part of country. This is the 13th largest state of the country and also the 3rd larges state as far as population is concerned. The other Indian States that touch its boundaries are UP in the west, West Bengal in the east, and Jharkhand in the South.
Bihar is rich in culture, tradition and history. This is the land of Lord Buddha. In the past it was the hub of education for the students of all over the world. Students who are preparing for the jobs and admissions under various Commissions and Institutions in Bihar, must know about it. We are providing you with some most expected General Knowledge Questions regarding Bihar which can be expected in the upcoming exams.
Bihar GK and Current Affairs -
Q. When did Bihar come into being ?
Ans - On 1st April 1936
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Q. What is the Capital ?
Ans - Patna
Q. Largest City of Bihar is -
Ans - Patna
Q. How many districts are there in Bihar ?
Ans - 38
Q. Who is the Governor of the state ?
Ans - Mr. Phagu Chauhan
Q. Who is the Chief Minister ?
Ans - Nitish Kumar ( JDU ) ( In alliance with the Mahagathbandhan )
Q. Who is the deputy CM of Bihar ?
Answer - Tejashwi Yadav ( RJD )
Q. What type of legislature is there in Bihar ?
Ans - Bicameral
Q. How many members are there in Bihar Legislative Council ?
Ans - 75
Q. No of Members of Bihar Legislative Assembly ?
Ans - 243
Q. How many members does Bihar send to the Lok Sabha ?
Ans - 40
Bihar General Knowledge Update
Q. What is the total area of Bihar ?
Ans - 94,163 Sq Km
Q. What is the population of Bihar ?
Ans - 103,804,637 as per 2011 census.
Q. What is the state animal of Bihar ?
Ans - Ox
Q. State Bird -
Ans - Sparrow
Q. What is the National Flower of Bihar ?
Ans - Marigold
Q. What is the State Tree ?
Ans - Peepal
Q. What is the literacy in Bihar ?
Ans - 63.4% ( Total ) , For Men - 73.4% for Women - 53.3%
Q. What is the position of Bihar in the country as far as literacy is concerned ?
Ans - 29th
Q. What is the first Official Language of Bihar ?
Ans - Hindi
Q. Additional Official Language is -
Ans - Urdu
Q. Cite for Pristine Mega Food Part
Answer - Khagriya
Bihar Election 2020 - The Elections will take place in 3 phases. The election will start from 28th Oct and end on 7th of Nov. The seats are 243 . The result of the election will be out on 10th of November.
Update Nov 2020- NDA ( BJP, JDU etc ) has got the majority by defeating Mahagathbandhan ( RJD, Congress etc). Mr. Nitish Kumar has become the CM once again. Mr. Sushil Modi hasn't become the Deputy CM this time. Instead of him there are two Deputy Chief Ministers this time - Mr. Tarkishore Prasad and Renu Devi