GA Notes : Highest , Largest, Longest In India

Dear Students,

General Awareness is an equally important section containing same weightage of 25 questions in SSC CGL, CHSL, MTS exams and has an even more abundant importance in some other exams conducted by SSC.There are questions asked related to Polity. So you should know important facts related to Indian Polity so that you can score well in General Awareness section.

To let you make the most of GA section, we are providing important facts related to Indian Polity. Also, Railway Exam is nearby with bunches of posts for the interested candidates in which General Awareness is a major part to be asked for various posts exams. We have covered important notes focusing on these prestigious exams. We wish you all the best of luck to come over the fear of General Awareness section

HIGHEST, LARGEST, LONGEST IN INDIA

HIGHEST IN INDIA :
Highest Airport- Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport,Leh.
Highest Battle Field-  Siachin Glacier
Highest Dam- Tehri Dam
Highest Gallantry Award-Param Vir Chakra
Highest Civilian Award- Bharat Ratna
Highest Lake-Cholamoo lake or Tso Lhamo lake,Sikkim
Highest Peak-The Kangchenjunga
Highest water falls – Jog falls (Karnataka)
Highest Railway Station-Ghum,the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
Highest rainfall-Mawsynram,Meghalaya
Highest Dam-Tehri in Uttarakhand
Highest tower – Qutab minar
Highest gate way – Buland Darwaza (Fathepur sikri)

LARGEST IN INDIA :
Largest populated city – Mumbai
Largest fresh water lake – Wular (Jammu and Kashmir)
Largest salt water lake – Chilka (Orissa)
Largest Artificial Lake – Govind Vallabh Pant Sagar
Largest state – Rajasthan
Largest populated state – Uttar Pradesh
Largest dome – Gol Gumbaz (Karnataka)
Largest mosque – Jama Masjid (New Delhi)
Largest desert – Thar (Rajasthan)
Largest river Island – Majuli (Brahmaputra)
Largest cave temple – Ellora (Maharashtra)
Largest animal fair – Sonepur fair (Bihar)
Largest plateau – Deccan plateau
Largest Delta-Sunderbans Delta/The Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta
Largest arch dam – ldukki dam (Kerala)
Largest union territory  – Andaman Nicobar Islands
Largest gurudwara –  Golden Temple (Amritsar)
Largest river Barrage – Farakka Barrage
Largest Glacier  – Siachen Glacier

LONGEST IN INDIA : 
Longest Canal  – Indira Gandhi canal
Longest River  – Ganga
Longest river in South India – Godavari
Longest Tributary river of India – Yamuna
Longest Tunnel  – Chenani-Nashri tunnel (J&K)
Longest Railway Tunnel  – Pir Panjal Railway Tunnel (J&K)
Longest Dam – Hirakud (Orissa)
Longest National Highway- NH 44 (from Srinagar to Kanyakumari)
Longest Railway platform – Gorakhpur(Utterpradesh)
Longest bridge across river – Mahatma Gandhi Setu
Longest Railway bridge across river – Vembanad Rail Bridge

                                  
                         

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