General Knowledge Practice- Famous Personality in West Bengal, India

* The current governor of West Bengal as of 2016- Kesharinath Tripathi.


* The present chief minister of West Bengal- Miss Mamata Banerjee.


* The Present finance minister of West Bengal- Amit Mitra.


* The current acting Chief Justice in Kolkata High Court- Mr. Girish Chandra Gupta.


* The first Chief Justice of Calcutta  High Court-  Barnes Peacock.


* The first Chief Indian Chief Justice in Calcutta High Court-  Phani Bhusan Chakravarty.


* The first Chief Minister of West Bengal- Prafulla Chandra Ghosh.


* The youngest martyr of India’s fight for freedom- Khudiram Bose.


* The writer of famous Gitgovindam- Jayadeva.


* The first Indian and Asian to receive the Nobel Prize in literature- Rabindranath Tagore 1913(West Bengal).


* The longest serving chief minister of West Bengal-  Jyoti Basu from 1977- 2000(23yrs).


* The first Indian to receive the miss universe reward- Sushmita Sen in 1994(West Bengal).


* The founder of Kolkata the capital of West Bengal- Job Charnock.


* The date when Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose left India- 17th Jan 1941.


* ‘Jana Gana Mana’ The national anthem of India written by- Rabindranath Tagore(West Bengal).


* The first Indian footballer from West Bengal awarded with ”Padmashree”- Goshtha Paul.



* The current sports minister of West Bengal as of 2016- Arup Biswas.


* The first Indian to cross the English Channel- Mihir Sen.


* The current president of Indian-  Pranab Mukherjee(West Bengal).


* The Parliamentary Affairs Minister of West Bengal- Partha Chatterjee.


* The panchayat and ruler development Minister of West Bengal- Subrata Mukherjee.


* Information Technology Minister of West Bengal- Bratya Basu.


* The current food minister of wet Bengal- Jyotipriya Mullick.


* The present sports minister of West Bengal- Arup Biswas.


* The present municipal affairs minister of West Bengal- Farhad Hakim.



* The present Transport Minister of West Bengal- Suvendu Adhikari.


* The current Agriculture Minister of  West Bengal- Purnendu Bose.


* The current Forest Minister of West Bengal- Binay Krishna Barman.


* The Labor Minister of West Bengal- Moloy Ghatak.


* The North Bengal Development Minister of West Bengal- Rabindranath Ghosh.


* The current Minister of Fisheries in West Bengal- Chandranath Sinha.


* The current Tribal Development Minister of West Bengal- James Kujur.


* The present Tourism Minister of West Bengal- Goutam Dev.


* The national song of India ”Vande Mataram” written by- Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay.


* The name of the film Satyajit Roy awarded the Oscar lifetime achievement award- Pather Panchali.

General Knowledge Question and Answer on Famous Personality of India.


* The first youngest chief minister of Uttar Pradesh- Akhilesh Yadav.


* The political Guru of Gandhiji- Gopal Krishna Gokhale.


* The first Woman Chairperson of LokSabha- Meera Kumar.


* The first African Secretary-General of the United Nation- Butros-Butros-Ghali.


* The present secretary-general of the United Nations- Ban-ki-Moon from South Korea.


* The first Space tourist in the world- Denis Tito(USA).


* The first woman Chief Judge of High Court- Leela Seth(Himachal Pradesh).


* The first woman Chief Minister of State- Sucheta Kripalini.


* The first Talkie film of India- Alam Ara released in 1931.


* The first woman ambassador of India- Vijaylakshmi Pan
dit.


* The first woman governor of India- Sarojini Naidu.


* Known as ”Nightingale of India”- Sarojini Naidu.


* Known as Bard of Avon- William Shakespeare.


* ”My Experiments with Truth” a famous book written by- Mahatma Gandhi.


* The Grand Trunk Road constructed by – Sher Khan.


* Who made the Tajmahal-  Shajahan.


* Who wrote the song ”Sare Jahan Se Achha”- Mohammad Iqbal.

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