HP GK Questions with Answers & Quiz

Q. Which Pass connects Naggar with Malana village?

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Chanderkhani Pass

Description: Chanderkhani Pass connect Naggar with famous Malana village in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh at a height of 3660 meters.

Chanderkhani Pass forms a way (pass) between the villages of Rumsu and Pulag to the village of Malana, which indirectly forms a trekking route from Naggar to Malana across the Chanderkhani Pass.

The pass has a lot of religious importance as it’s considered a seat of meditation for the Saptarishi Jamadagni. A legend has it that there was once a local deity named Jamlu of Malana, and he had in his hand a basket of the local gods, once he was on the top of the pass, he opened the basket and incidentally a strong wind came by and blew away all the idols to the nearby peaks, which is why all the nearby mountain peaks of Indrasan, Deo Tibba, Pir Panjal Range & Parbati Range are considered holy and can be seen very clearly from the pass.

Q. Where is Sobha Singh Art Gallery located?

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Andreta, Near Palampur in Kangra District

Q. Who has been appointed 24th Chief Election Commissioner of India?

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Sushil Chandra

Description: Sushil Chandra has been appointed 24th Chief Election Commissioner of India, succeeding Sunil Arora.

Q. Which connects Sangla valley with Dhaula Uttrakhand?

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Rupin Pass

Description: – Rupin Pass connects Sangla Valley of Himachal Pradesh with Dhaula in Uttrakhand at an altitude of 4650 meters.

Q. Who founded Baghal princely state?

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Rana Ajai Dev

Description: Rana Ajai Dev, a Panwar Rajput from Dhar state in Central India. The state was founded 11th century and Arki was declared its capital by Rana Sabha Chand in 1643.

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