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Maharashtra Current Affairs Highlights

  • Maharashtra government approves revised policy of scheme to improve girl child ratio
  • Jobs, Admissions secured under reserved category using forged caste certificates cannot be held valid: SC
  • Maharashtra Government issued government resolution on loan waiver
  • JNPT, India’s largest container port, hit by cyber attack
  • Maharashtra government urges employees to contribute a day’s salary for farmers’ families
  • Maharashtra announces blanket loan waiver; farmers call of protest
  • Fadnavis announces formation of committee to look into farmers demands
  • Gadkari lays foundation stone for 8 connectivity projects worth 1117 Cr at JNPT
  • Mumbai airport busiest with 1 flight every 65 seconds
  • Gadkari inaugurated country’s 1st bio refinery plant
  • Advanced Farming – Enriched Farmer’ scheme announced in Maharashtra
  • PM Modi inaugurates new units in Koradi thermal power station in Nagpur
  • Bill protecting journalists to be introduced in Maharashtra state assembly
  • Union Minister inaugurates new Child Care Centre for child cancer patients
  • Maharashtra government launches India’s largest WiFi service

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Maharashtra GK Question and Answer

Q1. Which day is celebrated as the Maharashtra Day

(A) 3rd June

(B) 1st May

(C) 16th August

(D) 3rd September

Answer: (B)

Q2. At which among the following places, there is no bench of Bombay High court?

(A) Nasik

(B) Nagpur

(C) Panji

(D) Aurangabad

Answer: (A)

Q3. Which among the following constituencies in Maharashtra was represented by president Pratibha Patil?

(A) Akola

(B) Amravati

(C) Pune

(D) Nagpur

Answer: (B)

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Q4. What is the number of Rajya Sabha seats from Maharashtra?

(A) 17

(B) 18

(C) 19

(D) 20

Answer: (C)

Q5. The Maharashtra State was formed by the Bombay Reorganisation Act in the year

(A) 1956

(B) 1958

(C) 1960

(D) 1964

Answer: (C)

Q6. Total number of Districts in Maharashtra

(A) 23

(B) 32

(C) 36

(D) 42

Answer: (C)

Q7. Who was the first Chief Minister of Maharashtra

(A) Yashwantrao Chavan

(B) P. K. Sawant

(C) Vasantrao Naik

(D) Shankarrao Chavan

Answer: (A)

Q8. Which fort is the birthplace of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

(A) Raigad

(B) Daulatabad

(C) Shivneri

(D) Sinhgad

Answer: (C)

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Q9. In which year the Bombay High Court was established

(A) 1856

(B) 1862

(C) 1896

(D) 1906

Answer: (B)

Q10. Approximately how many forts are there in Maharashtra

(A) 150

(B) 200

(C) 270

(D) 350

Answer: (D)

Q11. Which among the following is the nearest to the site of “Battle of Argaon” during the second Anglo Maratha War?

(A) Amravati

(B) Pune

(C) Akola

(D) Aurangabad

Answer: (C)

Q12. Which marathi newspaper was published by Bal Gangadhar Tilak

(A) Sakal

(B) Kesari

(C) Darpan

(D) Poona Vaibhav

Answer: (B)

Q13. What is the ambit of Shravanbal Seva Rajya Nivruttivetan Yojana of Maharashtra?

(A) Free Food Grains

(B) Insurance

(C) Pension

(D) Medicines

Answer: (C)

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Q14. Historically, the Desh division of Maharashtra is coterminous with which among the following?

(A) Amravati


(C) Pune

(D) Aurangabad

Answer: (C)

Q15. Total number of Parliamentary Constituency

(A) 32

(B) 28

(C) 42

(D) 48

Answer: (D)

Q16. Which among the following served as Monsoon Capital of Bombay presidency during the British Era?

(A) Nagpur

(B) Pune

(C) Khandala

(D) Solapur

Answer: (B)

Q17. In which year, Elephanta Caves designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

(A) 1972

(B) 1978

(C) 1982

(D) 1987

Answer: (D)

Q18. Who among the following are the beneficiaries of MARKNET in Maharashtra?

(A) Farmers


(C) Educators

(D) Village residents

Answer: (A)

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Q19. Consider the following:

  1. Jowar
  2. Rice
  3. Wheat

Which among the following represents the correct increasing order of area under cultivation in Maharashtra?

(A) 123

(B) 321

(C) 231

(D) 132

Answer: (B)

Q20. Which one is the highest point in Maharashtra

(A) Kalsubai

(B) Raigad

(C) Lohagad

(D) Mahabaleshwar

Answer: (A)

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