1- Frank L Smythe discovered the “Valley of Flowers (in Chamoli district, Uttarakhand)”
2- National Film Archives of India (NFAI) is located at Pune.
3- B.I. Fernandez (Cuba) – boxing coach, is the first non-Indian coach to win the Dronacharya award
4- Neetu Chandra is the first Indian actress first to receive 2nd Dan Black Belt certificate (Taekwon-Do)
5- Who is the first CAG (Comptroller and Auditor General of India) of Independent India?
Answer: V. Narahari Rao.
6- Nainital (Uttarakhand) district in India is called as “Lake district of India”
7- What is the full form of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad?
Answer: NALSAR – National Academy of Legal Studies And Research.
8- Kosi river is also known as the “sorrow of Bihar”
9- Largest sports stadium in India Salt Lake stadium (Kolkata)
10- Who is the founder/architect of Himachal Pradesh state?
Answer: Dr.Yashwant Singh Parmar – first Chief Minister of the state.
11- Who is the first Indian woman to enter the finals of an Olympic event?
Answer: P.T. Usha (Kerala) in 400m at Los Angeles Olympics.
12- Neelam Sanjeeva Reddy was the only Lok Sabha speaker also became the President of India
13- INS Arihant is the name of India’s first nuclear submarine
14-Geeta Phogat (Haryana). is the first ever female wrestler to represent India at the Olympics
15-Chintaman Deshmukh was the governor of RBI when India got independence.