(c) IV I II III
(d) I IV II III
In 1947 all but three of the 532 princely states voluntarily acceded to the
Indian Union. Which one of the following was not one of those three?
(a) Bhavnagar
(b) Hyderabad
(c) Junagarh
(d) Kashmir
Who was the first recipient of the highest gallantry award, ‘Param Vir
Chakra’, instituted in 1947?
(a) Captain Vikram Singh
(b) Major Somnath Sharma
(c) Major Vijay Rathor
(d) Captain Sanjay Sharma
Who coined the word ‘Khalistan’, referring to an independent Sikh state, in
1947?
(a) Master Tara Singh
(b) Sardar Kartar Singh
(c) Professor Kapur Singh
(d) Sardar Baldev Singh
Which was the first public corporation formed in July 1948?
(a) Life Insurance Corporation of India
(b) Food Corporation of India
(c) State Trading Corporation
(d) Damodar Valley Corporation
What was the name of Press Trust of India before 1949, when it was owned
and operated by Reuters?
(a) Inter Press Service
(b) Associated Press of India
(c) United News Information
(d) Associated News Service
Who founded the Oravida Munnetra Kazhagam (OMK) in Tamil Nadu in
1949?
(a) E. V. Ramaswamy Naicker