Legal GK: Top 40 Facts on the “Iron Lady” of India : Smt. Indira Gandhi

Legal GK Top 40 Questions on the Iron Lady of India Smt Indira Gandhi

Legal GK: Top 40 Facts on the “Iron Lady” of India : Smt. Indira Gandhi

 

 

  1. On which of the following date Indira gandhi born?
    1. 17,November
    2. 19,November
    3. 09,November
    4. 11,November
  2. When was Indira Gandhi first sworn in as Prime Minister of India?
    1. 27 May 1964
    2. 12 September 1965
    3. 24 January 1966
    4. 19 March 1968

 

  1. Full name of Indira gandhi ?

a)Indira sri gandhi
b)Indira Rani gandhi
c)Indira gandhi
d)indira priyadarshini Gandhi

 

  1. What is the name of her spouse?
    1. Firoz Gandhi
    2. Rajeev Gandhi
    3. Lal Bahadur Shastri
    4. None of these

 

  1. What is the name of indira gandhi’s father?
    1. Rajeev Gandhi
    2. Moti Lal Nehru
    3. Mahatma Gandhi
    4. L. Nehru

 

  1. What was Indira Gandhi’s portfolio when she was a minister in Union Cabinet?
    1. Home
    2. Information & Broadcastin
    3. Finance
    4. Industry

 

  1. Which High Court in 1975 set aside her election to the Lok Sabha in 1971?
    1. Delhi
    2. Allahabad
    3. Bombay
    4. West Benga

 

  1. Which country came into existence after Indo-Pak War of 1971?
  2. Nepal
  3. Bhutan
  4. Bangladesh
  5. Burma

 

  1. Who defeated Indira Gandhi at Rae Bareli in the Lok Sabha election of 1977?
    1. Charan Singh
    2. Raj Narain
    3. Devi Lal
    4. Ram Naresh Yadav

 

  1. What took place in June 1984 that angered many Sikhs?
    1. Operation Red Rose
    2. Operation Black Thunder
    3. Operation Blue Star
    4. Operation Pawan Hans

 

  1. Whose daughter was Indira Gandhi?
    1. Mohandas Gandhi
    2. Vallabhbhai Patel
    3. Motilal Nehru
    4. Jawaharlal Nehru

 

  1. Which of the following media company selected Indira gandhi as greatest Indian Prime minister by a Poll?
    1. Indian Express
    2. Bennette Coleman
    3. India Today
    4. Eenadu

 

  1. In the 1960s Indira Gandhi became president of what Indian political party
    1. BJP
    2. Nationalist Congress Party
    3. BSP
    4. Indian National Congress

 

  1. How many times was Indira Gandhi jailed?
    1. 1
    2. 2
    3. 3
    4. 4

 

  1. Indira gandhi was hailed as Goddess durga by which opposition leader?
    1. a)L K Advani
    2. b)Atal bihari Vajpayee
    3. c)Jyoti basu
    4. d)Jayaprakash Narayan

 

  1. Garibi hatao” slogan used in which general elections ?

a)1971
b)1977
c)1967
d)1984

 

  1. Who is the first woman to win Bharat Ratna?
    1. Sarojni Naidu
    2. Indira Gandhi
    3. Sushma Swaraj
    4. Priyanka Gandhi

 

  1. Indiragandhi recieved Bharat Ratna award in which year ?

a)1978
b)1979
c)1976
d)1971

  1. Indira gandhi won from Which loksabha constituency in a by election in year 1978 ?

a)Chikmagalur
b)Amethi
c)Varanasi
d)Gaya

  1. On which of the following date Indira gandhi was assasinated?

a)24,October
b)31,October
c)19,October
d)29,October

  1. she was assassinated by:
    1. Muslim
    2. Sikh
    3. Hindu
    4. Christian

 

  1. State of Emergency declared in which year ?
    a)1971
    b)1976
    c)1977
    d)1975
    e)1970

 

  1. When was next elections held after emergency?
    1. 1980
    2. 1977
    3. 1976
    4. 1975

 

  1. Who prevailed in the 1977 elections and ended Indira Gandhis emergency rule?
  2. Atal Bihar vajpayee
    B. Morarji Desai
    C. charan Singh
    D. Lal Bahudar Shastri

 

  1. Her leadership, however, came under continual challenge from the ____________ of the party, led by former minister of finance Morarji Desai.
    1. Right wing
    2. Left Wing
    3. Both
    4. None

 

  1. What does ‘I’ in Congress (I) Party relates to
    1. Indira Gandhi
    2. Rajiv Gandhi
    3. Inder Singh Gujral
    4. Both a and c

 

  1. Sanjay Gandhi was Indira’s:
    1. Grandson
    2. Son
    3. Father
    4. Grandfather

 

  1. In which year the High Court of Allahabad found her guilty of using illegal practices during the last election campaign, and ordered her to vacate her seat.:
    1. 1973
    2. 1975
    3. 1977
    4. 1980

 

  1. In 2011, which Indian Prime Minister was honoured with Bangladeshi Swadhinata Sammanona Award by the Bangladesh Government?
    1. Rajiv Gandhi
    2. Indira Gandhi
    3. Manmohan Singh
    4. Atal Bihari Vajpayee

 

  1. Where did Indira Gandhi gave her last speech on 30 October 1984?
    1. Orissa
    2. Hyderabad
    3. Delhi
    4. Kolkata

 

  1. Who shot Indira Gandhi On 31 October 1984?
    1. Surendar Singh and Bobby Singh
    2. Satwant Singh and Beant Singh
    3. Sher Singh and Balwant Singh
    4. Ramesh Singh and Bhanu Singh

 

  1. Which central government low-cost housing programme for the rural poor is named after Indira Gandhi?
    1. Indira Awaas Yojana
    2. Indira Bharat Yojana
    3. Indira Awaam Yojana
    4. Indira Balika Yojana

 

  1. Where is Indira Gandhi International Airport located which is named in Indira Gandhi’s honour?
    1. Allahabad
    2. New Delhi
    3. Chennai
    4. Mumbai

 

  1. Her assassination is mentioned by Tom Clancy in his which novel ?
    1. Executive Orders
    2. Judicial Orders
    3. Parliamentary Orders
    4. None of these

 

  1. Feroze and Indira took part in which Movement ?
    1. Non-cooperation Movement
    2. Quit India Movement
    3. Khilafat Movement
    4. Kheda Satyagarh

 

  1. she became a member of the radical pro-independence London based
    1. India League
    2. British League
    3. America League
    4. French League

 

  1. After Indira Gandhi’s death, who became Prime Minister?
    1. Rahul Gandhi
    2. Priyanka Gandhi
    3. Rajeev Ganhi
    4. Sonia Gandhi

 

  1. she was voted the greatest woman of the past 1000 years in a poll carried by?
    1. BBC News
    2. CNN
    3. India Today
    4. Star News

 

  1. Her grandfather was a prominent Indian nationalist leader . His Name?
    1. Rajeev Gandhi
    2. Moti Lal Nehru
    3. Mahatma Gandhi
    4. L. Nehru

 

  1. Indira Gandhi was first women to:
    1. Become Prime Minister
    2. Win bharat Ratna
    3. Both
    4. None

 

 

 

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