Basic Punjabi GK

BASIC PUNJAB GK

Established
1 Nov, 1966
Area
50362 km2 (1.54% of India)- Northwest of republic of India
Population
2,77,04,236 (2.28% of India)
Latitude
29'30"N To 32'32"N
Longitude
73'55"E To 76'50"E
Forest Area
6.12% of Punjab
Largest Forest Area
Hoshiarpur
2nd Largest Forest Area
RupNagar
3rd Largest Forest Area
Gurdaspur
Population Density
550 per sq KM
Largest Population Density
Ludhiana
Smallest Population Density
Muktsar
Literacy Rate
76.7%
Largest Literacy Rate
Hoshiarpur (86%)
Smallest Literacy Rate
Mansa (62.8%)
Largest District (According to Population)
Ludhiana
Smallest District(According to Population)
Barnala
Largest District (According to Area)
Ludhiana
Smallest District(According to Area)
Mohali
Maximum Decade Growth of Punjab
Mohali (Another Name - SAS Nagar)
Minimum Decade Growth of Punjab
Nawanshahr (Another Name - SBS Nagar)
First Speaker of Vidhan Shaba
Kapoor Singh
First CM of Punjab
Gopi Chand Bhargav
First Governor of Punjab
Chandulal Madhavlal Trivedi
First Speaker of Vidhan Shaba (New Punjab*)
Harbans Singh
First CM of (New Punjab*)
Giani Gurmukh Singh
First Governor of (New Punjab*)
Dharmvira
Shortest Time period of Governor of Punjab
Hokeshe Seema
During Operation of Blue Star Governor of Punjab
Bhairab Dutt Pande
State Bird Of Punjab
Gushak (Baaz)
State Animal Of Punjab
Black Buck (Kala Hiran)
State Tree Of Punjab
Shesham (Tahli)