Here in this article, we will explore Assam state static GK [PDF] facts that are useful for all competitive exams in 2023. We all know State related Static GK is an important part of the general Knowledge section as well as any competitive government exams.
Usually in the state government Competitive exams, many questions are asked from state static gk (for example, Assam). To understand the importance of this topic we have compiled all the static facts of the Assam state in one place in the best way possible. Also, we have provided an Assam Static GK pdf download link below this article, which will help you to study offline.
List of Assam State Static GK Questions and Answers
Assam is one of the 28 states and 7 union territories of India. It is located in the northeastern region of India with a population (2011) of Increase 31,169,272. Assam has an area of 78,438 sq km (30,285 sq mi) and shares its borders with Bhutan, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, Meghalaya, West Bengal, and Bangladesh. Here’s a table with some more information about Assam Static GK :
|Capital (ৰাজধানী )||Dispur|
|Formation (গঠন)||26 January 1950|
|Largest City (আটাইতকৈ ডাঙৰ চহৰ)||Guwahati|
|Districts (জিলাসমূহ)||31 nos|
|Divisions (বিভাজন)||05 nos|
|Present governor (বৰ্তমানৰ গৱৰ্ণৰ)||Shri Gulab Chand Kataria|
|Total Area (মুঠ এলেকা)||78,438 km2 (30,285 sq mi)|
|Population (জনসংখ্যাৰ)||Increase, 31,169,272 (Census 2021)|
|Population rank (জনসংখ্যাৰ ৰেংক)||15th|
|Density (ঘনত্ব)||397/km2 (1,030/sq mi)|
|Literacy Rate (সাক্ষৰতাৰ হাৰ)||72.19%|
|Sex Ratio (লিংগ অনুপাত)||958 (F)/1000(M)|
|Legislative Assembly (বিধানসভা)||126 Seats|
|Lower House (নিম্ন সদন)||14 Seats|
|Upper House (উচ্চ সদন)||7 Seats|
|High Court (উচ্চ ন্যায়ালয়)||Gauhati High Court|
|Official Language (ভাষা)||Assamese|
|Other Languages (অন্যান্য ভাষা)||Bengali, Bodo|
|State Animal (ৰাজ্যিক প্ৰাণী)||One-horned Rhino|
|State Bird (ৰাজ্যিক চৰাই)||White-winged Duck|
|State Flower (ৰাজ্যিক ফুল)||Foxtail Orchid|
|State Tree (ৰাজ্যিক গছ)||Hollong|
|Temple (মন্দিৰ)||Kamakhya Temple at Guwahati|
|Lake (হ্ৰদ)||Chandubi Lake, Chapanala Lake, Haflong Lake, Son Beel Lake|
|River (নদী)||Subansiri, Lohit/ Tellu R, Dihang/Siang, Kopili, Dhaleswari, Barak, Dhaleswari, Kameng, Brahmaputra, Kameng|
|Folk Dance (লোকনৃত্য)||Bihu dance, Bagurumba, Bhortal Dance, Jhumur dance|
|National Park (ৰাষ্ট্ৰীয় উদ্যান)||Dibru-Saikhowa National Park, Kaziranga National Park, Manas National Park or Manas Wildlife Sanctuary, Nameri National Park, The Orang National Park|
|Wildlife Sanctuary (বন্যপ্ৰাণী অভয়াৰণ্য)||Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary, Borail Wildlife Sanctuary, Bornadi Wildlife Sanctuary, Bherjan-Borajan-Padumoni, Bura Chapori Wildlife Sanctuary, Chakrashila Wildlife Sanctuary, The Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary, Garampani Wildlife Sanctuary, Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary, The Hoollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary, Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary, Nambor Wildlife Sanctuary, Nambor – Doigrung Wildlife Sanctuary, Pobitora or Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Sonai Rupai Wildlife Sanctuary, Pani Dihing Wildlife Sanctuary|
Assam State Static GK :: Miscellaneous
|1||Largest City in Assam||Guwahati|
|2||Current Governor of Assam||Gulab Chand Kataria|
|3||Current Chief Minister of Assam||Himanta Biswa Sarma|
|4||River flows through the city of Guwahati||Brahmaputra|
|5||National Park in Assam is famous for its One-horned rhinoceros||Kaziranga National Park|
|6||Festival is celebrated in Assam to mark the beginning of the Assamese New Year||Bihu|
|7||Largest river island in the world and is located in Assam||Majuli|
|8||City in Assam is famous for its tea plantations||Jorhat|
|9||Manas Wildlife Sanctuary is located||Chirang district of Assam|
|10||The battle fought in Assam in 1671 marked the end of the Mughal rule in Assam||Battle of Saraighat|
|11||National highway runs through Assam connecting Silchar in the south to Saurashtra in Gujarat||National Highway 27|
|12||Largest tea producing district in Assam||Largest tea-producing district in Assam|
|13||Tribe in Assam celebrates the Wangala festival||Garo tribe in Assam celebrates the Wangala festival|
|14||River in Assam is known as the ‘bloodline of Assam’||Brahmaputra river|
|15||Wildlife sanctuary in Assam is known for its golden langur population||Chakrashila Wildlife Sanctuary|
|16||The highest peak in Assam||The Barail is the highest hill range in Assam.|
|17||The former Indian president was born in Assam||Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed, the fifth President of India, was born in Assam|
|18||River in Assam is known for its unique pink water||Siang river|
|19||National park in Assam is home to the highest density of tigers in the world||Manas National Park|
|20||District in Assam is famous for its ‘Bell Metal’ craft||Hajo district|
|21||The River in Assam is known as the ‘River of Poets’||Luit river|
|22||Festival in Assam is celebrated as the ‘Festival of Lights’ and marks the beginning of the harvest season||Kati Bihu festival|
|23||District in Assam is famous for its ‘Eri Silk’||Sualkuchi district|
|24||River in Assam forms the border with Bangladesh||Brahmaputra river|
|25||District in Assam is famous for its ‘Terracotta’ pottery||Goalpara district|
|26||First English tea garden in assam||Chabua|
|27||State Song of Assam ” O Mur Apunar Dekh” is attuned by||Kamala Prasad Agarwala|
|28||Assam State Zoo and botanical garden Was established in||1957|
|29||The Assam medical college was formerly known as||Berry Which Medical School|
|30||First Assamese to climb Mount Everest||Tarun Saikia|
|31||IIT Guwahati was established in the year||1994|
|32||In Assamese Calender which month have 32 days||Aahar|
|33||First Assamese to get the Arjuna award||Bhogeswar Baruah|
|34||The state was separated from Assam in 1963||Nagaland|
|35||First Assamese translator of the Ramayana||Madhab Kandali|
|36||Biggest argo based industry in Assam||Tea Industry|
|37||The city of Assam has the largest dry fish market in Asia||Jagirod|
|38||First Chief Minister of Assam||Gopinath Bordoloi|
|39||Total Number of National parks in Assam||05 Nos.|
|40||Assam police day observed on||1st October|
|41||Assam share border with how many countries||07 Nos.|
|42||The founder editor of the Assamese magazine “Prantik”||Bhabendranath Saikia|
|43||First Assamese woman to win the international Gold medal in sports||Ankushita Boro|
|45||First Chief Justices of Guwahati High Court||Sir R. F. Lodge|
Important Facts of Assam GK for Competitive Exams
- The first oil refinery in India was set up in Assam in 1901.
- The world’s largest river island, Majuli, is located in Assam.
- The Kamakhya Temple in Guwahati is one of the Shakti Peeths and is considered a holy site for Hindus.
- The Assam tea is known for its unique flavor and is exported to several countries.
- The Kaziranga National Park is home to the largest population of one-horned rhinoceros in the world.
- The Brahmaputra River is one of the largest rivers in the world and is the lifeline of Assam.
- The Assam State Zoo is the largest zoo in the northeastern region of India.
- The Bhupen Hazarika Setu, also known as the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge, is the longest bridge in India and connects Assam with Arunachal Pradesh.
- The Manas National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is known for its biodiversity.
- The Assam Accord was signed in 1985 to resolve the issues related to illegal immigration from Bangladesh.
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