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RRB-NTPC/APPSC/TSPSC/All states Competitive exams Frequently asked GK Questions On Indian Railways with answers.

RRB-NTPC/APPSC/TSPSC/All states Competitive exams Frequently asked GK Questions with answers On Indian Railways.

Who are preparing for the competitive exams like APPSC, TSPSC, SSC, UPSC and other states any govt exams the following questions are frequently asked questions about the Indian Railways.

S.No

Question Name

1

Where is the Railway Coach Factory? 

 

Answer: Hussainpur (Kapurthala

2

What is the train that runs between India and Pakistan? 

 

Answer: Samjhauta and Thar Express 

3

 What is the longest distance train in India? 

 

Answer: Vivek Express 

4

 18 The first co-operative society in Rajasthan was established in 1905? 

 

In Bhiwani, Ajmer district

5

Which mountain range passes through the Konkan railroad? 

 

Answer: Western Ghats

6

According to Animal Census 2003, Rajasthan has the animal density and the highest animal density district? 

 

Answer: 150 and Bamder

7

What is the location of Indian rail network in Asia? 

 

Answer: First and world’s second largest 

8

When did the first train in the world? 

 

Answer: 1825 AD, England 

9

 When and where did the underground (Metro Railway) launch in India? 

 

Answer: 1984-85 AD, Kolkata 

10

Where is the Integral Coach Factory? 

 

Answer: Parambur (Chennai) 

11

Who is known as the father of Indian Railways?

 

Answer: Lord Dalhousie 

12

Who invented train and in which year?

 

1804 by Richard Trevithick, a British engineer born in Cornwall.

13

Which is the biggest railway station in India?

 

Gorakhpur railway station, Uttar Pradesh, India:1,366.33 m (4,483 ft) (longest in the world)

14

Who invented railways in India?

 

Bori Bunder) and Thane on 16 April 1853

15

Who invented bullet train?

 

Hideo ShimaHideo Shima ( Shima Hideo, 20 May 1901 – 18 March 1998) 

16

Who invented metro train in world?

 

Frank Sprague

17

Who invented first train engine?

 

George Stephenson

18

Which viceroy of India has laid the first railroad in India?

 

Lord Dalhousie

19

Which state has no railway line in India?

 

Meghalaya

20

 Where did India’s first train go? 

 

Answer: Middle of Mumbai and Thane 

21

In which state is the new train ‘Deccan Odyssey’ being operated on the lines of Palace on Wheels? 

 

Answer: Maharashtra 

22

Which state of India has the highest railway line? 

 

Answer: Uttar Pradesh 

23

 Which is the fastest train in India? 

 

Answer: Shatabdi Express 

24

 What is the longest platform in India? 

 

Answer: Kharagpur (West Bengal)