Here we have collected all the GK Questions related to Delhi. A lot of questions are being asked now a days in different Government exams. So you can know about these facts related to Delhi from below list:-
Q. When did Delhi become the capital of the country ?
Answer - 1911
Q. When did Delhi become Union Territory ( UT ) ?
Answer - In 1956
Q. When did the Union Govt bestow extra power to Delhi ?
Answer - 1st of Feb 1992
Q. How many districts are there in Delhi ?
Answer - Eleven
Q. Who are the Lt Governor and CM of Delhi ?
Answer - Anil Baijal and Arvind Kejriwal ( AAP) respectively
GK/ Current Affairs about Delhi
Q. How many members of Legislative Assembly does Delhi have ?
Answer - Seventy
Q. Who is the Police Commissioner of Delhi ?
Answer - Amulya Kumar Patnaik
Q. What is the area of the city ?
Answer - 1484 sq km
Q. What is the rank of Delhi among the cities with highest density ?
Answer - 2nd
Q. What is its official language ?
Answer - Hindi
Q. what are the State Animal and Bird of Delhi ?
Answer - Nilgai and House sparrow respectively
Q. when did the construction of Red Fort begin and end ?
Answer - 12th May 1639 to 6th April 1648 ( Total duration was 8 years, 10 months and 25 days )
Q. Who had got the Red Fort constructed ?
Answer - Shah Jahan
Q. Who was the Architect of Red Fort ?
Answer - Ustad Ahmad Lahauri
Q. When was the construction of Qutub Minar begin ?
Answer - 1200 AD
Q. Who had started its construction ?
Answer - Qutb al-Din Aibak
Q. Which union minister in the BJP Govt loves Ramleela enough to play role in it ?
Answer - Mr Harsh Vardhan ( King Janak ) in Old Delhi Ramleela
Q. Q. How many maximum no. of people can protest at Jantar Mantar and Ramlila Maidan ?
Answer - Up to 1000 and 50,000 respectively.
Major Points About Delhi - Know About Your State For State Exams.
|Facts on Delhi|
|Date of Formation (Declared a Union Territory)||Feb 1, 1992|
|Area||1483 sq km|
|Total Population (2011)||16,787,941|
|Males Population (2011)||8,987,326|
|Females Population (2011)||7,800,615|
|No. of District||11|
|Forests & National Park||National Zoological Park, Asola Bhatti WS|
|Languages||Hindi, English, Punjabi, Urdu|
|Neighbours State||Haryana, Uttar Pradesh|
|Net State Domestic Product (2011)||150653|
|Literacy Rate (2011)||87.40%|
|Females per 1000 males||866|
You can also go through GK Questions for various other States which will be helpful in almost every Government Exam like NDA, SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, Railway (RRB), UPSC, etc.