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First in India

First in India

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GENERAL AWARENESS
Tel. No.:
25394777 / 67120221
 E-mail:
info@quoinacademy.com
 Website:
www.quoinacademy.com
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FIRST IN INDIA - 102 FACTS
1. First Indian to win Dadasaheb Phalke award
 Devika Rani(1970) 2. First Indian Oscar Nomination for Best Foreign language film
 Mother India(1970) 3. First Non congress government in India
 JanataParty(1977-79) 4. First Indian Olympic team medal
 Gold for Hockey (at Amsterdam beating the Netherlands(1928) 5. First Indian Olympic Invidual medal winner
 K.D.Jadav, Bronz in Wrestling at Helsinki 6. First women to win a medal in Olympics
 Karanam Malleswari In 2000(Sydney) 7. First Indian Cricket testmatch
 
 Against England at Lord’s(1932)
8. First Indian cricket Captain
 CK Naidu (1932) 9. First Indian cricketer to score a century
 Lala Amarnath 10. First Indian writer to win the Booker prize
 Arundhati Rai 11. First Indian Attorney General belongs to muslim community
 Gulam E Vahanavati 12. First Musician to be awarded the Bharat Ratna
 M.S.Subbalakshmi(in 2001) 13. The first CNG(compressed natural gas)run bus was started in
 Delhi 14. The first solar city is developed at
 
GENERAL AWARENESS
Tel. No.:
25394777 / 67120221
 E-mail:
info@quoinacademy.com
 Website:
www.quoinacademy.com
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 Anandpur Sahib 15. The first network based Indian language electronic mail
 GSIT-mail 16. The first central jail of women was set-up at
 New Delhi 17. First air Marshal
 Arjun singh 18. First woman to circumnavigate(sail round the world)
 Ujwala Rai 19. First woman IAS officer
 Anna George Malhotra 20. First woman Advocate
 Cornelia Sorabji 21. First woman Judge
 Anna Chandi 22. First woman judge of aHigh Court
 Anna Chandi 23. First woman Chief Justice of a High court
 Lelia Seth 24. First woman doctor
 Kadambani Ganguly 25. First woman to pass MA
 Chandra Mukhi Bose 26. Youngest woman to climb Mount Everest
 Dicky Dolma (19 years) 27. First lady Magistrate
 Omana Kunjamma 28. First Indian to become President of Inteernational court of Justice
 Dr.Nagendra Singh 29. First Indian recipient of Victoria cross
 (highest award before Independence) -----KhudadaKhan
 
GENERAL AWARENESS
Tel. No.:
25394777 / 67120221
 E-mail:
info@quoinacademy.com
 Website:
www.quoinacademy.com
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30. First Indian High court Judge
 Justice Syed Mehamood (1878) 31. First Indian to visit England
 RajaRammohan Roy(1832) 32. First Bar-at-Law
 J.M.Tagore 33. First chairman of Rajya Sabha
 Dr.S.Radhakrishnan (1952-62) 34. First deputy Speaker
 Anantasayanam Ayyangar 35. First Woman who secured place in top 50 in W.T.A. Rankings
 Sania Mirza 36. First Indian Heart Transplantation
 Dr.Venu Gopal 37. First Chair person of the National Commission for women
 Jayanti Patnaik 38. First Indian Acting Prime Minister
 Guljarilal Nanda 39. First acting President of India
 V.V.Giri 40. First Woman secretary general in Rajya Sabha
 V.S.Ramadevi 41. First Youngest woman cabinet minister
 Selja Kumari(29 yrs) 42. First woman to swim seven straits
 Bula Choudary(w.Bengal) 43. First Woman DGP
 Kanchan Choudary Battacharya (Uttarakhand) 44. First woman Deputy Governor of RBI
 K.J.Udesi 45. First Indian to win Ramon Magasaysay
 Vinobha Bhave(1958)

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