UP GK and Current Affairs Paper – 1 for UPPSC UP Police Exams

The General Knowledge related area of UP is very wide. The more you read, the more it expands. So it is very necessary for anybody who wants to improve his/her knowledge regarding UP. The state is very big as far as area and population is concerned.

The state is very historical with historical places and rich culture. There are some very old cities like Lucknow, Varanasi, Haridwar and some very modern also such as Noida. A lot of things keep happening in this state on regular basis. So it is very important to keep updated related with this state.

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Uttar Pradesh General Knowledge and Current Affairs Questions Paper – 1

Q. 1 Where did the Prime Minister Modi start the Programme called ” Ujawal Yojana” from ?

Q. 2. What does the scheme ” Ujawal Yojana” stand for ?

Q. 3. When was this scheme started ?

Q. 4. Which river shall be cleaned by the UP Govt in Varanasi ?

Q. 5. Where was the first UP Flow Women‘s Awards Programme organized ?

Uttar Pradesh GK / Current Affairs Practice Set – 1 for UPPSC Police Written Test and other Exams

Q. 6. Under which Act was the UP SEZ introduced in the state ?

Q. 7. On which Model is UP SEZ based ?

Q. 8. Where is the first Handicap University of the UP state situated ?

Q. 9. How many agricultural universities are there in UP ?

Q. 10. Where is Mahamaya Technical University situated ?

Q. 11. What rename is being considered by the UP Govt for Mughalsarai Railway Station ?

Q. 12. When did Deen Dyal die ?

Q. 13. When did UP District Planning Committee come into being ?

Q. 14. Maximum members in UP District Planning Committee ?

Q. 15. Oldest Engineering College of UP located at ….

UP GK and Current Affairs –

Q. 16 Who was the 9th CM of UP ?

Answer – ND Tiwari

Q. 17. From which city was Tiwari elected as the MLA first time ( 1963 ) ?

Answer – Kashipur

Q. 18 – Present CM of Uttar Pradesh ?

Answer – Yogi Adityanath

Q. 19. Total Districts in the state ?

Answer – 75

Q. 20. When did the state get the status of statehood ?

Answer – 24th of January 1950

Q. 21. Who is the governor of UP ?

Answer – Anandiben Patel.

Q. 22. Ayodhaya Verdict Updates –

Answer – As per the Supreme Court Verdict, the entire disputed land ( 2.77 acre land ) has been given to the Hindu Parties for building Lord Rama Temple. 5 Acres of alternate land ( 5 acres ) will go to Sunni Waqf Board.

Q. 23. Chief Justice of India ( CJI ) –

Answer – CJI Arvind Gobde

Q. 24. Other justices who was the part of bench ?

Answer – Justice SA Bobde, Dy Chandrachud, Ashok Bhushan, S Abdul Nazeer

Q.25. Who is Anand Singh Bisht ?

Answer- CM Yogi’s father

Q.26 Which district Vikas Dubey/ Vikas Pandit belong to ?

Answer – Kanpur (Dehat )

Q. 27. In which year United Provinces renamed as Uttar Pradesh ( U.P. ) ?

Answer – 1950

UP – The 1st toy city will be constructed in Great Noida in UP. The biggest Film Industry will come in to existence in Noida in the state.


She is the first woman governor of U.P.

Answers – 1. Balia 2. Free LPG Connections to the BPL families 3. on May 1st 2016 4. Varuna River 5. Lucknow 6. Uttar Pradesh Special Economic Zone Act , 2002 7. Shanghai in China

8. Jagadguru Rambhdracharya Handicapped University at Chitrakoot 9. 8 Universities 10. Noida 11. Deen Dyal Upadhyaya Railway Station 12. Deen Dyal Upadhyaya, a RSS ideologue died in 1968 at the Mughalsarai junction 13. 1999 14. 40 15. at Agra

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