200+ Telangana GK Questions & Answers In English (2023 Update)

Telangana GK

Last Updated: 30 January 2023

Prepare Telangana GK MCQs for exams like UPSC, Civil Services, SSC, Banking, Railways, IBPS, CTET, etc. Before we get into Telangana General Knowledge Multiple Choice Questions, let’s have a quick intro about this state!

Telangana is a state in India situated on the south-central stretch of the Indian peninsula on the high Deccan Plateau. It is the 11th largest state and the 12th most populated state in India with a geographical area of 112,077 km2.

The terrain of the Telangana region consists mostly is part of the Deccan Plateau and dense forests covering an area of 27,292 km2

The economy of Telangana is the 7th largest in India, with a gross state domestic product (GSDP) of ₹9.78 trillion (US$120 billion) and the country’s 6th highest GSDP per capita of ₹237,632 (US$3,000).

Fascinating Facts About Telangana

  • On 2nd June 2014, Telangana was separated from the northwestern part of Andhra Pradesh as the newly formed state with Hyderabad as its capital.
  • Telangana became the 29th State of India when it was separated from Andhra Pradesh but it is counted as the 28th State after Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh became union territory on 31st October 2019.
  • Famous sports personalities like Sania Mirza, Saina Nehwal, Mohammed Siraj, VVS Laxman, and P. V Sindhu hail from Telangana.
  • Osmania University was founded by and named after Mir Osman Ali Khan, the 7th Nizam of Hyderabad in 1918.
  • Telangana has won 12 Swachh Survekshan awards, 12 National Panchayat Awards, and various other accolades.
  • Telangana ranks 22nd among Indian states in the Human Development Index (HDI).

Read all the Telangana GK Questions & Answers and boost your knowledge about this beautiful Indian State. Telangana Gk will be beneficial for students sitting for Telangana State Public Service Commission (TSPSC) and various other State Competitive Exams.

Telangana GK

1. What is the area of Telangana?
a) 110,077 km2
b) 112,077 km2
c) 114,077 km2
d) 116,077 km2

2. Which country is comparable to the size of Telangana?
a) Honduras
b) Benin
c) Greece
d) North Korea

3. What is the rank of Telangana as per the area of Indian States?
a) 9th
b) 10th
c) 11th
d) 12th

4. When was Telangana formed?
a) 2nd June 2012
b) 2nd June 2013
c) 2nd June 2014
d) 2nd June 2015

5. What is the capital of Telangana?
a) Amaravati
b) Hyderabad
c) Karimnagar
d) Warangal

6. Telangana falls under which region?
a) North-East
b) South-West
c) South-East
d) South-Central

7. What is the official language of Telangana?
a) Telegu
b) Telugu & Hindi
c) Tamil & Telegu
d) Kannada

8. Which language is the Additional Official language of Telangana?
a) Urdu
b) Tamil
c) Kannada
d) Hindi

9. What is the Vehicle Registration code name for Telangana?
a) TS
b) TG
c) HYD
d) TGS

10. When is Telangana Day Celebrated?
a) 2nd June
b) 2nd July
c) 2nd August
d) 2nd September

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11. How many districts are in Telangana?
a) 31 Districts
b) 32 Districts
c) 33 Districts
d) 34 Districts

12. Which is the largest district in Telangana?
a) Nalgonda District
b) Bhadradri Kothagudem District
c) Kumuram Bheem District
d) Rajanna Sircilla District

13. Which is the smallest district of Telangana?
a) Hanamkonda District
b) Rajanna Sircilla District
c) Medchal–Malkajgiri District
d) Hyderabad District

14. Which district is the most populated district in Telangana?
a) Medchal–Malkajgiri District
b) Nalgonda District District
c) Hyderabad District
d) Ranga Reddy District

15. Which district is the least populated district in Telangana?
a) Mulugu District
b) Jayashankar District
c) Kumuram Bheem District
d) Rajanna Sircilla District

16. How many Revenue Divisions are in Hyderabad?
a) 64 Revenue Divisions
b) 74 Revenue Divisions
c) 84 Revenue Divisions
d) 94 Revenue Divisions

17. How many Revenue Mandals (Tehsil) are in Hyderabad?
a) 594 Revenue Mandals
b) 694 Revenue Mandals
c) 794 Revenue Mandals
d) 894 Revenue Mandals

18. Which district was created by the bifurcation of Warangal district on 1st October 1953?
a) Karimnagar District
b) Kumuram Bheem District
c) Khammam District
d) Kamareddy District

19. When was Andhra Pradesh formed by merging the Telangana region of Hyderabad State and Andhra state?
a) 1st November 1950
b) 1st November 1952
c) 1st November 1954
d) 1st November 1956

20. How many districts were present when Telangana was carved out from Andhra Pradesh on 2nd June 2014?
a) 8 Districts
b) 10 Districts
c) 12 Districts
d) 14 Districts

List Of Districts In Telangana

No.DistrictHeadquartersArea Km2
2Bhadradri KothagudemKothagudem7,483
7Jayashankar BhupalpallyBhupalpally2,293
8Jogulamba GadwalGadwal2,928
12Kumuram BheemAsifabad4,878
25Rajanna SircillaSircilla2,019
26Ranga ReddyShamshabad5,031
33Yadadri BhuvanagiriBhongir3,092

District Map Of Telangana

Telangana New District Map

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21. When were 21 new districts created after Telangana was formed?
a) 11 October 2014
b) 11 October 2015
c) 11 October 2016
d) 11 October 2017

22. Which two new districts of Telangana were created on 17th February 2019?
a) Mulugu & Narayanpet
b) Mulugu & Bhadradri
c) Khammam & Suryapet
d) Nalgonda & Jogulamba

23. What is the state mammal of Telangana?
a) Barasingha
b) Alpine Musk Deer
c) Nilgiri Tahr
d) Spotted Deer

24. What is the state bird of Telangana?
a) Indian Roller
b) Emerald Dove
c) Blyth’s Tragopan
d) Blood Pheasant

25. What is the state flower of Telangana?
a) Glorosa Lily
b) Noble Dendrobium
c) Tangidi Puvvu
d) Gladiolus

26. What is the state tree of Telangana?
a) Sheesham
b) Banyan Tree
c) Rhododendron
d) Jammi Chettu

27. What is the state fruit of Telangana?
a) Cashew
b) Jackfruit
c) Mango
d) Queen Pineapple

28. What is the state fish of Telangana?
a) Snakehead Murrel
b) Kalbasu
c) Golden Mahseer
d) Grey Mullet

29. What is the state song of Telangana?
a) Jaya Jaya He Telangana
b) Maa Telugu Thalliki
c) Hamara Telangana
d) Jai Jai Garavi Telangana

30. How many states share their border with Telangana?
a) 2 States
b) 3 States
c) 4 States
d) 5 States

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31. When was the last district of Telangana created?
a) 2019
b) 2020
c) 2021
d) 2022

32. In which century the Mughals of India ruled the Telangana region?
a) 14th & 15th Centuries
b) 15th & 16th Centuries
c) 16th & 17th Centuries
d) 18th & 19th Centuries

33. Who were the rulers of Hyderabad from the 18th to 20th centuries?
a) Nizam of Hyderabad
b) Asaf Jahi Dynasty
c) Recherla Nayaks
d) Rashtrakuta Dynasty

34. When did the Hyderabad state join the Union of India?
a) 1944
b) 1946
c) 1948
d) 1951

35. When did the Maurya Empire govern over Telangana region?
a) 520BCE–320 BCE
b) 320 BCE–180 BCE
c) 250 CE–500 CE
d) 180 BCE–220 CE

Rulers Of Telangana

1Maurya Empire320 BCE – 180 BCE
2Satavahana Dynasty180 BCE – 220 CE
3Vakataka Dynasty250 CE – 500 CE
4Vishnukundina Dynasty420 CE – 624 CE
5Chalukya Dynasty543 CE – 753 CE
6Rashtrakuta Dynasty753 CE – 982 CE
7Kakatiya Dynasty1083 CE – 1323 CE
8Delhi Sultanate1323 CE – 1326 CE
9Musunuri Nayaks1326 CE – 1356 CE
10Recherla Nayaks1356 CE – 1424 CE
11Bahmani Sultanate1347 CE – 1512 CE
12Vijayanagara Empire1336 CE – 1646 CE
13Qutb Shahi Dynasty1512 CE – 1687 CE
14Mughal Empire1687 CE – 1724 CE
15Asaf Jahi Dynasty1724 CE – 1948 CE

36. What is the rank of Telangana among Indian states in the Human Development Index?
a) 17th
b) 19th
c) 21st
d) 22nd

37. Which is the UNESCO World Heritage site in Telangana?
a) Charminar
b) Kakatiya Rudreshwara Temple
c) Forts of the Deccan Sultanate
d) Golconda Fort

38. When was Hyderabadi cuisine inscribed on the list of UNESCO creative cities of Gastronomy?
a) 2017
b) 2018
c) 2019
d) 2020

39. When was Charminar constructed?
a) 1491
b) 1591
c) 1691
d) 1791

40. In which district is the Bhongir Fort located?
a) Kumuram Bheem District
b) Medchal–Malkajgiri District
c) Rajanna Sircilla District
d) Yadadri Bhuvanagiri District

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41. A popular etymology derives the word “Telangana” from Trilinga desa, what does it mean?
a) Land of Three Lingas
b) Land of Thirty Lingas
c) Land of Three Hundred Lingas
d) Land of Twelve Lingas

42. Which Dynasty became the dominant power in the Telangana region between 230 BCE–220 CE?
a) Vakataka Dynasty
b) Qutb Shahi Dynasty
c) Satavahana Dynasty
d) Chalukya Dynasty

43. When did the Government of India annex Hyderabad State?
a) 17th September 1946
b) 17th September 1947
c) 17th September 1948
d) 17th September 1949

44. What was the code name of the military operation in which the Indian Armed Forces invaded the Nizam-ruled princely state “Hyderabad State” in 1948?
a) Operation Hyderabad
b) Operation Polo
c) Operation Razakars
d) Operation Action

45. Who was the first Chief Minister of Hyderabad State?
a) M. K. Vellodi
b) Tanguturi Prakasam
c) Burgula Ramakrishna Rao
d) Bezawada Gopala Reddy

46. What was the official language of Hyderabad State?
a) Urdu
b) Hindi
c) English
d) Telugu

47. Which Chief Minister of Hyderabad State was elected in its first democratic election?
a) Kasu Brahmananda Reddy
b) Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
c) Bezawada Gopala Reddy
d) Burgula Ramakrishna Rao

48. When was States Reorganisation Commission (SRC) constituted by the Central Government of India?
a) 1951
b) 1953
c) 1954
d) 1955

49. When did Telangana and Andhra State merge to form a Unified state of Andhra Pradesh?
a) 1st November 1955
b) 1st November 1956
c) 1st November 1957
d) 1st November 1958

50. When was the Gentlemen’s Agreement of 1956 signed between Telangana and Andhra leaders before the formation of the state of Andhra Pradesh?
a) 20th January
b) 20th February
c) 20th March
d) 20th April

List Of Chief Ministers Of Hyderabad State

No.Chief MinisterTerm InTerm OutParty
1M. K. Vellodi26 Jan 19506 Mar 1952Independent
2Burgula Ramakrishna Rao6 Mar 195231 Oct 1956Indian National Congress

List Of Chief Ministers Of Telangana

No.Chief MinisterTerm InTerm OutParty
1K. Chandrashekar Rao2 June 2014~Telangana Rashtra Samithi

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51. When did the Government of India announce the process of formation of the Telangana State?
a) 9 December 2009
b) 9 December 2010
c) 9 December 2011
d) 9 December 2012

52. When was the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill passed in Lok Sabha?
a) 18th February 2013
b) 18th February 2014
c) 18th February 2015
d) 18th February 2016

53. When was the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill passed in Rajya Sabha?
a) 18th February 2014
b) 20th February 2014
c) 22th February 2014
d) 24th February 2014

54. Who signed the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill?
a) Ram Nath Kovind
b) Pranab Mukherjee
c) Pratibha Patil
d) A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

55. When was the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Bill attested by then President of India Pranab Mukherjee?
a) 1st March 2013
b) 1st April 2013
c) 1st March 2014
d) 1st April 2014

Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act 2014

1Bill Introduced in the Lok Sabha13 February 2014
2Bill Published in the Lok Sabha18 February 2014
3Bill Introduced in the Lok Sabha ByMeira Kumar
4Bill Introduced in the Rajya Sabha20 February 2014
5Bill Published in the Rajya Sabha20 February 2014
6Bill Introduced in the Rajya Sabha ByP. J. Kurien
7Assented ByPranab Mukherjee
(1 March 2014)
8Signed ByPranab Mukherjee
(1 March 2014)
9Commenced2 June 2014
10Effective2 June 2014

56. On which Plateau is Telangana situated?
a) Malwa Plateau
b) Deccan Plateau
c) Central Highland
d) Marwar Plateau

57. Which is the largest and longest river in Telangana?
a) Bhima River
b) Godavari River
c) Manjra River
d) Krishna River

58. What is the annual rainfall in northern Telangana?
a) 400 mm to 900 mm
b) 700 mm to 1200 mm
c) 900 mm to 1500 mm
d) 1200 mm to 1900 mm

59. What is the annual rainfall in southern Telangana?
a) 400 mm to 700 mm
b) 700 mm to 900 mm
c) 900 mm to 1200 mm
d) 1200 mm to 1600 mm

60. Which is the largest tiger reserve in India?
a) Kamlang Tiger Reserve
b) Udanti-Sitanadi Tiger Reserve
c) Namdapha National Park & Tiger Reserve
d) Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve

Irrigation Projects In Telangana

1KaleswaramGodavariJayashankar Bhupalpally
2Sriram SagarGodavariNizamabad
3Sripada YellampalliGodavariPeddapalli, Mancherial
4Nagarjuna SagarKrishnaNalgonda, Guntur
5SrisailamKrishnaMahabubnagar, Kurnool
6JuralaKrishnaJogulamba Gadwal
7Koil SagarKrishnaMahabubnagar
8Lower Manair DamManerKarimnagar
9Mid Manair DamManerRajanna Sircilla
10Upper Manair DamManerRajanna Sircilla
11Nizam SagarManjiraNizamabad
12Singur DamManjiraMedak
13Osman SagarMusiRanga Reddy
14Himayat SagarMusiRanga Reddy

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61. Which two districts of Telangana fall under Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve?
a) Nagarkurnool & Nizamabad
b) Mahabubabad & Peddapalli
c) Mahabubnagar & Nalgonda
d) Mulugu & Narayanpet

62. When was Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve established?
a) 1963
b) 1973
c) 1983
d) 1993

63. What is the total area of Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger Reserve?
a) 3,728 km2
b) 4,728 km2
c) 5,728 km2
d) 6,728 km2

64. Which district has the highest number of mandals in Telangana?
a) Hyderabad District
b) Nalgonda District
c) Ranga Reddy District
d) Nizamabad District

65. How many National parks are in Telangana?
a) Two
b) Three
c) Four
d) Five

Wildlife Sanctuaries In Telangana

No.Wildlife SanctuaryDistrictEstablished
1Eturunagaram Wildlife SanctuaryWarangal1952
2Pakhal Wildlife SanctuaryWarangal1213 AD
3Kawal Tiger ReserveAdilabad1965
4Pranahita Wildlife SanctuaryAdilabad1980
5Kinnerasani Wildlife SanctuaryKhammam1977
6Manjira Wildlife SanctuaryMedak1978
7Nagarjunsagar-Srisailam Tiger ReserveNalgonda
8Pocharam Wildlife SanctuaryMedak
9Shivaram Wildlife SanctuaryKarimnagar1987

66. How many sacred groves are in Telangana?
a) 55 Sacred Groves
b) 65 Sacred Groves
c) 75 Sacred Groves
d) 75 Sacred Groves

67. Which is the second most spoken language in Telangana?
a) Telugu
b) Urdu
c) Lambadi
d) Hindi

68. Which religion is a majority in Telangana?
a) Hinduism
b) Islam
c) Christianity
d) Sikhism

69. Who is the first Chief Minister of Telangana?
a) K. Chandrashekar Rao
b) M. Mahmood Ali
c) Kadiyam Srihari
d) Y. S. Jagan Mohan Reddy

70. Who is the first Deputy Chief Minister of Telangana?
a) M. Mohamood Ali
b) T. Rajaiah
c) E.S.L. Narasimhan
d) Kadiyam Srihari

List Of Chief Ministers Of Telangana

No.Chief MinisterTerm InTerm OutParty
1K. Chandrashekar Rao2 June 2014~Telangana Rashtra Samithi

List Of Deputy Chief Ministers Of Telangana

No.Chief MinisterTerm InTerm OutParty
1M. Mohamood Ali
2 Jun 201412 Dec 2018Telangana Rashtra Samithi
2T. Rajaiah
2 Jun 201425 Jan 2015Telangana Rashtra Samithi
3Kadiyam Srihari
2 Jun 201425 Jan 2015Telangana Rashtra Samithi

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71. How many Rajya Sabha seats are in Telangana?
a) 5 Seats
b) 7 Seats
c) 9 Seats
d) 13 Seats

72. How many Lok Sabha seats are in Telangana?
a) 13 Seats
b) 17 Seats
c) 23 Seats
d) 27 Seats

73. What type of Legislature is the Telangana Legislative Assembly?
a) Unicameral
b) Bicameral
c) Tricameral
d) Multicameral

74. How many seats are in Telangana Legislative Assembly?
a) 113 Seats
b) 119 Seats
c) 121 Seats
d) 123 Seats

75. How many seats are in Telangana Legislative Council?
a) 35 Seats
b) 40 Seats
c) 45 Seats
d) 50 Seats

76. How many seats are nominated in the Telangana Legislative Assembly?
a) 1 Seat
b) 2 Seats
c) 3 Seats
d) 4 Seats

77. Who is the speaker of the Telangana Legislative Assembly?
a) Pocharam Srinivas Reddy
b) T. Padma Rao Goud
c) Gutha Sukender Reddy
d) K. Chandrashekar Rao

78. What is the other name for Telangana Legislative Assembly?
a) Telangana Śāsana Sabha
b) Telangana Saasana Mandali
c) Lower House of the Telangana Legislature
d) Upper House of the Telangana Legislature

79. What is the other name for Telangana Legislative Council?
a) Telangana Śāsana Sabha
b) Telangana Saasana Mandali
c) Lower House of the Telangana Legislature
d) Upper House of the Telangana Legislature

80. Who is the chairman of the Telangana Legislative Council?
a) Gutha Sukender Reddy
b) Kadiyam Srihari
c) Banda Prakash
d) K. Chandrashekhar Rao

Cabinet Ministers Of Telangana

1K. Chandrasekhar Rao
Chief Minister
1) All the Portfolios Not Allocated to any MinisterTRS
2Mohammad Mahamood Ali
1) Home
2) Prisons
3) Fire Services
3Thanneeru Harish Rao
1) Finance
2) Medical & Health
3) Family Welfare
4A. Indrakaran Reddy
1) Forest & Environment
2) S&T
3) Endowments
4) Law
5Talasani Srinivas Yadav
1) Animal Husbandry
2) Fisheries
3) Dairy Development Corporation
4) Cinematography
6Guntakandla Jagadish Reddy
7K. T. Rama Rao
1) Information Technology & Communication
2) Industries
3) Municipal Administration
4) Urban Development
8V. Srinivas Goud
1) Excise & Prohibition
2) Sports and Youth Services
3) Archaeology
9Chamakura Malla Reddy
1) Labour & Employment
2) Factories
3) Skill Development
10Singireddy Niranjan Reddy
1) Agriculture
2) Co-operation
3) Marketing
11Sabitha Indra Reddy
12Errabelli Dayakar Rao
1) Panchayati Raj
2) Rural development
3) Rural Water Supply
13Vemula Prashanth Reddy
1) Roads & Buildings
2) Housing
3) Legislative Affairs
14Koppula Eshwar
1) SC Development
2) Minority Welfare
3) Disabled Welfare
4) Senior Citizens Welfare
15Gangula Kamalakar
1) Backward Classes Welfare
2) Food & Civil Supplies
3) Consumer Affairs
4) Legal Metrology
16Satyavathi Rathod
1) ST Welfare
2) Women & Child Welfare
17Puvvada Ajay Kumar

Advisors For Cabinet Ministers Of Telangana

1Dr. K. V. Ramanachary
IAS (Retd.)
1) Culture
2) Tourism
3) Endowments
4) Youth & Media Affairs
IES (Retd.)
3Tankashala AshokInter-State Affairs
4A.K. Khan
IPS (Retd.)
Minorities Welfare
5Suddala Sudhakar Teja1) Architecture Building
2) Planning Wing of the R&B Department
6Dr. Rajendra Prasad SinghEnergy Sector
7Anurag Sharma
IPS (Retd.)
8Shailendra Kumar Joshi
IAS (Retd.)
Irrigation Department
9R. Sobha
IFS (Rtd.)
Forest Affairs
10Dr. E. Sreenivasa Rao

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81. Who is the Home Minister of Telangana?
a) Talasani Srinivas Yadav
b) A. Indrakaran Reddy
c) Thanneeru Harish Rao
d) Mohammad Mahamood Ali

82. When was Telangana High Court established?
a) 1st January 2018
b) 1st January 2019
c) 1st January 2020
d) 1st January 2021

83. Who is the current Chief Justice of the Telangana High Court (2023)?
a) Biswanath Somadder
b) Sanjay Karol
c) Indrajit Mahanty
d) Ujjal Bhuyan

84. Who is the first Governor of Telangana?
a) N. D. Tiwari
b) E. S. L. Narasimhan
c) Biswabhusan Harichandan
d) Tamilisai Soundararajan

85. Which President of India appointed the first Governor in Telangana?
a) Pratibha Patil
b) Pranab Mukherjee
c) Ram Nath Kovind
d) Draupadi Murmu

List Of Governors Of Telangana

No.GovernorTerm InTerm OutAppointed By
~E. S. L. Narasimhan
(Additional Charge)
2 Jun 201423 Jul 2019Pranab Mukherjee
1E. S. L. Narasimhan24 Jul 201907 Sep 2019Pranab Mukherjee
2Tamilisai Soundararajan08 Sep 2019IncumbentRam Nath Kovind

86. Who is the longest-serving Chief Minister of Telangana?
a) M. K. Vellodi
b) Burgula Ramakrishna Rao
c) K. Chandrashekar Rao
d) N. Chandrababu Naidu

87. Who is the Chief Secretary of Telangana?
a) Smita Sabharwal
b) Somesh Kumar
c) Shalini Misra
d) M. Raghunandan Rao

88. How many females are in the Cabinet of Sri Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao?
a) One
b) Two
c) Three
d) None

89. Who is the Chief Advisor to the Government of Telangana?
a) Dr. Rajiv Sharma
b) Dr. K. V. Ramanachary
c) Dr. E. Sreenivasa Rao
d) Dr. Rajendra Prasad Singh

90. In the General Elections held in April 2014 how many seats did the present Government of Sri K Chandrashekar Rao win?
a) 53 Seats
b) 63 Seats
c) 73 Seats
d) 83 Seats

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91. Across which river is Nagarjuna Sagar Dam located?
a) Bhima River
b) Tungabhadra River
c) Krishna River
d) Godavari River

92. In which district is Nagarjuna Sagar Dam located?
a) Nalgonda District
b) Ranga Reddy District
c) Nizamabad District
d) Medchal–Malkajgiri District

93. In which river basin the highest number of dams are constructed in India?
a) Krishna River Basin
b) Narmada River Basin
c) Godavari River Basin
d) Mahanadi River Basin

94. When was Nagarjuna Sagar Dam opened to the public?
a) 1957
b) 1967
c) 1977
d) 1987

95. When was HITEC City established?
a) 22 November 1968
b) 22 November 1978
c) 22 November 1988
d) 22 November 1998

96. Who founded HITEC City?
a) M.G.S. Narayanan
b) N. Chandrababu Naidu
c) Tuluva Narasa Nayaka
d) Krishna Deva Raya

97. What is the total area of HITEC City?
a) 52.48 km2
b) 62.48 km2
c) 72.48 km2
d) 82.48 km2

98. Madhapur, Gachibowli, Kondapur, Manikonda, Nanakramguda, and Shamshabad all combined technology townships is also known as?
a) Mindspace IT Park
b) Cyberabad
c) HITEC City
d) Cyber Pearl

99. In which district is Kuntala Waterfall located?
a) Jangaon District
b) Bhadradri District
c) Adilabad District
d) Jagitial District

100. Which is the highest waterfalls in Telangana?
a) Savatula Gundam Waterfalls
b) Kuntala Waterfalls
c) Mallela Theertham Waterfalls
d) Bogatha Waterfalls

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101. Which two cities in Telangana are called Twin Cities?
a) Warangal & Miryalaguda
b) Karimnagar & Nizamabad
c) Hyderabad & Secunderabad
d) Hyderabad & Nalgonda

102. Which city is also known as the “City Of Nizam’s World”?
a) Hyderabad
b) Nalgonda
c) Adilabad
d) Warangal

103. Which city is also known as the “Second City Of Nizam”?
a) Hyderabad
b) Secunderabad
c) Warangal
d) Suryapet

Nick Names Of Cities In Telangana

1Hyderabada) Biryani Capital Of India
b) Centre Of Urdu Language
c) City Of Aimim
d) City Of Nawabs
e) City Of Nizam’s World
f) City Of Pearls
g) HITEC City
2SecunderabadTwin City
3Warangala) City Of Lakes
b) City Of Temples
c) Second City Of Nizam

104. When was Mahatma Gandhi Bus Station built?
a) 1920s
b) 1930s
c) 1940s
d) 1950s

105. Who is the owner of Hyderabad Metro?
a) GMR Group
b) Larsen & Toubro
c) Tata Projects
d) Shapoorji Pallonji & Co

106. How many lines are in Hyderabad Metro?
a) 2 Lines
b) 3 Lines
c) 4 Lines
d) 5 Lines

107. When did Hyderabad Metro begin its operation?
a) 2015
b) 2016
c) 2017
d) 2018

108. Which line of the Hyderabad Metro is the newly Operational Line?
a) Red
b) Blue
c) Green
d) Violet

109. What is the IATA of Rajiv Gandhi International Airport?
a) HYD
b) TEL
c) RGI

110. When was Rajiv Gandhi International Airport opened to the public?
a) 23 March 2006
b) 23 March 2007
c) 23 March 2008
d) 23 March 2009

111. How many airports are in Telangana?
a) One
b) Two
c) Three
d) Four

112. Who is the first person from Telangana to receive the Padma Vibhushan Award?
a) S. P. Balasubramaniam
b) Akkineni Nageswara Rao
c) Palle Rama Rao
d) Ramoji Rao

113. Who is the first person from Telangana to receive the Padma Bhushan Award?
a) Sania Mirza
b) P. V. Sindhu
c) Suchitra Ella
d) Krishna Ella

114. Who is the first person from Telangana to receive the Padma Shri Award?
a) Manjula Anagani
b) S. S. Rajamouli
c) T. V. Narayana
d) Sunitha Krishnan

115. In which district is Rachakonda Fort located?
a) Yadadri Bhongir District
b) Warangal District
c) Wanaparthy District
d) Vikarabad District

116. Charminar falls under which Municipality?
c) NMC
d) KMC

117. Where is Golconda Fort located?
a) Hyderabad
b) Miryalaguda
c) Nizamabad
d) Nalgonda

118. Telugu cinema is known as?
a) Tollywood
b) Dhollywood
c) Sandalwood
d) Mollywood

119. How many central universities are in Telangana?
a) Two
b) Three
c) Four
d) Five

120. How many Deemed Universities are in Telangana?
a) Two
b) Three
c) Four
d) Five

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121. When was the University of Hyderabad established?
a) 1954
b) 1964
c) 1974
d) 1984

122. What is the motto of the University of Hyderabad?
a) From Darkness, Lead Us Into Light
b) Education Results in Liberation
c) Knowledge Is The Supreme Power
d) Success Is Born Out Of Action

123. Who is the Chancellor of the University of Hyderabad?
a) L. Narasimha Reddy
b) C.R. Rao
c) Devesh Nigam
d) Basuthkar J. Rao

124. When was Osmania University established?
a) 1908
b) 1918
c) 1928
d) 1938

125. What is the motto of Osmania University?
a) Knowledge Is The Ultimate Goal
b) Lead us from Darkness to Light
c) Diligence Leads To Excellence
d) Hard Work And Consistent Efforts

126. When was the National Institute of Technology, Warangal established?
a) 1949
b) 1959
c) 1969
d) 1979

127. When was Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad established?
a) 2001
b) 2002
c) 2003
d) 2004

128. When was G. M. C. Balayogi Athletic Stadium opened to the public?
a) 2001
b) 2002
c) 2003
d) 2004

129. When was the International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) established?
a) 1994
b) 1996
c) 1998
d) 2001

130. When was Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium, Hyderabad established?
a) 1948
b) 1950
c) 1953
d) 1959

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131. When is Telangana Language Day celebrated?
a) 9th July
b) 9th August
c) 9th September
d) 9th October

132. When was Telangana State Power Generation Corporation Limited founded?
a) 2nd June 2012
b) 2nd June 2013
c) 2nd June 2014
d) 2nd June 2015

List Of Power Stations In Telangana

Thermal Power

1NTPC RamagundamNTPCRamagundam, PeddapalliCentralCoal
2Telangana Super TPPNTPCRAMAGUNDAM, TelanganaCentralCoal
3Kakatiya TPPTSGENCOChelpur, BhupalpallyStateCoal
4Kothagudem TPSTSGENCOPaloncha, KothagudemStateCoal
5Ramagundam TPSTSGENCORamagundam, PeddapalliStateCoal
6Singareni TPPSCCLJaipur, MancherialStateCoal
7Bhadradri TPPTSGENCOManuguru, KothagudemStateCoal
8Yadadri TPPTSGENCODameracherla, NalgondaStateCoal


No.Project nameOperatorSector
1Nagarjuna Sagar Main PHTSGENCOState
2Nagarjuna Sagar LCPHTSGENCOState
3Srisailam LBPHTSGENCOState
4Pochampad PHTSGENCOState
5Singur PHTSGENCOState
6Nizam Sagar PHTSGENCOState
7Paleru Mini HydelTSGENCOState
8Peddapalli Mini HydelsTSGENCOState
9Pulichintala HEPTSGENCOState
10Lower Jurala HEPTSGENCOState
11Jurala HEPTSGENCOState
12Dummugudem Mini Hydel Power ProjectSLS Power CorporationPrivate
13Janapadu Hydro Power Project Pvt LtdJHPPPLPrivate
14Nagarjuna Agro Tech LtdNATLPrivate
15Saraswati Power Industries Pvt LtdSPILPrivate
16Komaram Bheem Small Hydro Electric ProjectDesign GroupPrivate
17Sammakka Sagar Hydro Electric Project
18Sitamma Sagar Hydro Electric Project


No.Project nameOperatorSector
1Jurala Solar PV PlantTSGENCOState
2Ramagundam Solar PVNTPCCentral
3Dharmaraopet Solar PV PlantReNew PowerPrivate
4Telangana ITalettutayi Solar Projects Private LimitedPrivate
5Telangana IITalettutayi Solar Projects Six Private LimitedPrivate

133. Who was the first Lokayukta Chairperson in Telangana?
a) Justice A. Avula Sambasiva Rao
b) Justice A. Seetharam Reddy
c) Justice D.J. Jagannadha Raju
d) Justice R. Ramanujam

134. Who is the present Lokayukta Chairperson in Telangana?
a) Justice S. Ananda Reddy
b) Justice R. Ramanujam
c) Justice V. Niranjan Rao
d) Justice C.V. Ramulu

135. Who is the present Upa-Lokayukta Chairperson in Telangana?
a) Justice S. Ananda Reddy
b) Justice R. Ramanujam
c) Justice V. Niranjan Rao
d) Justice C.V. Ramulu

Judges Of Telangana Lokayukta

No.JudgeTerm InTerm Out
1Justice A. Avula Sambasiva Rao14 Nov 1983 13 Nov 1988 
2Justice A. Seetharam Reddy12 Mar 1990 11 Mar 1995
3Justice D.J. Jagannadha Raju11 May 1995 10 May 2000 
4Justice R. Ramanujam12 Jul 2002 11 May 2007 
5Justice S. Ananda Reddy12 Oct 2007 11 Oct 2012 
6Justice (Retd.) C. V. Ramulu19 Dec 2019~

136. When was IIT Hyderabad established?
a) 2005
b) 2006
c) 2007
d) 2008

137. When was the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bibinagar established?
a) 2017
b) 2018
c) 2019
d) 2020

138. Who was the last Nizam (ruler) of the Princely State of Hyderabad?
a) Mir Mahbub Ali Khan
b) Mir Osman Ali Khan
c) Mir Farqunda Ali Khan
d) Mir Tahniyath Ali Khan

139. Who was the first Nizam (ruler) of the Princely State of Hyderabad?
a) Mir Qamar-ud-din Khan
b) Mir Ahmed Ali Khan
c) Mir Sa’id Muhammad Khan
d) Mir Hidayat Muhi-ud-din Sa’adullah Khan

140. When did Nizam Ali Khan Asif Jah II shift the capital to Hyderabad?
a) 1569
b) 1669
c) 1769
d) 1869

List Of Nizams Of Hyderabad (1724–1948)

No.Titular NamePersonal NameNizam FromNizam Until
1Nizam-ul-Mulk, Asaf Jah I
نظام‌الملک آصف جاہ
Mir Qamar-ud-din Khan31 Jul 17241 Jun 1748
2Nasir Jung
Mir Ahmed Ali Khan1 Jun 174816 Dec 1750
3Muzaffar Jung
Mir Hidayat Muhi-ud-din Sa’adullah Khan16 Dec 175013 Feb 1751
4Salabat Jung
صلابت جنگ
Mir Sa’id Muhammad Khan13 Feb 17518 Jul 1762
5Nizam-ul-Mulk, Asaf Jah II
نظام‌الملک آصف جاہ دوم
Mir Nizam Ali Khan8 Jul 17626 Aug 1803
6Sikander Jah, Asaf Jah III
سکندر جاہ ،آصف جاہ تریہم
Mir Akbar Ali Khan6 Aug 180321 May 1829
7Nasir-ud-Daula, Asaf Jah IV
ناصر الدولہ ،آصف جاہ چارہم
Mir Farqunda Ali Khan21 May 182916 May 1857
8Afzal-ud-Daula, Asaf Jah V
افضال الدولہ ،آصف جاہ پنجم
Mir Tahniyath Ali Khan16 May 185726 Feb 1869
9Asaf Jah VI
آصف جاہ شیشم
Mir Mahbub Ali Khan26 Feb 186929 Aug 1911
10Asaf Jah VII
آصف جاہ ہفتم
Mir Osman Ali Khan29 Aug 191117 Sep 1948

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141. In which district is Bhadrakali Lake located?
a) Karimnagar District
b) Khammam District
c) Nalgonda District
d) Warangal District

142. Alampur Navabrahma Temples are a group of _____ early Badami Chalukyan Hindu temples dated between the 7th Century and the 9th Century.
a) Seven
b) Eight
c) Nine
d) Ten

143. Where is Telangana State Forest Academy located?
a) Sathupalli
b) Dulapally
c) Rampalli
d) Peddapalli

144. When was Hyderabad Tenancy and Agricultural Lands Act passed?
a) 1940
b) 1950
c) 1953
d) 1966

145. When was Secunderabad established?
a) 1806
b) 1826
c) 1856
d) 1896

146. Who is the founder of Secunderabad?
a) Burgula Ramakrishna Rao
b) Osman Ali Khan
c) Sikander Jah
d) Maharaja Sir Kishen Pershad

147. Who is the first Prime Minister of Hyderabad State?
a) Muhammad Iwaz Khan
b) Anwarullah Khan
c) Khuda Banda Khan
d) Shah Nawaz Khan

148. Who is the last Prime Minister of Hyderabad State?
a) Mir Laiq Ali
b) Mirza Muhammad Ismail
c) Muhammad Ahmad Said Khan Chhatari
d) Nawab Mehdi Yar Jung

149. In Which year was the Prime Ministers’ post of Hyderabad State formed?
a) 1724
b) 1734
c) 1744
d) 1754

150. In Which year was the Prime Ministers’ post of Hyderabad State abolished?
a) 1918
b) 1928
c) 1938
d) 1948

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151. Who introduced the ‘Halisicca rupee’ in Nizam State?
a) Salarjung I
b) Salarjung II
c) Salarjung III
d) Salarjung IV

152. Who composed “Jaya Jaya He Telangana”?
a) Ande Sri
b) Bammera Pothana
c) Makhdoom Mohiuddin
d) Kaloji Narayana Rao

153. Which is the highest point in Telangana?
a) Pedda Gutta
b) Gudem Gutta
c) Chandrayan Gutta
d) Doli Gutta

154. In which district is Doli Gutta located?
a) Medak District
b) Mulugu District
c) Mancherial District
d) Narayanpet District

155. Pranhita River flows along the border of Gadchiroli District in Maharashtra and ________ district in Telangana.
a) Khammam District
b) Kumuram Bheem District
c) Karimnagar District
d) Mahabubabad District

156. In which district is Pakhal Lake located?
a) Warangal District
b) Bhadradri District
c) Mulugu District
d) Mahabubnagar District

157. Who is known as Hyderabad Ambedkar?
a) Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy
b) Alluri Sitarama Raju
c) Bhagya Reddy Varma
d) Gottipati Brahmaiah

158. In which district is Bayyaram Tank located?
a) Khammam District
b) Mahabubabad District
c) Jangaon District
d) Mulugu District

159. In which district is Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary located?
a) Kumuram Bheem District
b) Mancherial District
c) Nirmal District
d) Nizamabad District

160. Which city of Telangana was first to make Solar Panels mandatory for big houses and apartments?
a) Karimnagar
b) Warangal
c) Nalgonda
d) Mahbubnagar

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161. Which Univesity in Telangana awarded the first doctorate to the Father of the Indian Constitution, the late B.R. Ambedkar?
a) Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences
b) Osmania University
c) University of Hyderabad
d) English and Foreign Languages University

162. In which yeat Telangana Agitation took place?
a) 1949
b) 1959
c) 1969
d) 1979

163. In which year the Telangana Regional committee was abolished?
a) 1974
b) 1976
c) 1978
d) 1998

164. When was Telangana Praja Samithi founded?
a) 1966
b) 1969
c) 1973
d) 1979

165. When was Telangana Rashtra Samithi founded?
a) 27 April 2000
b) 27 April 2001
c) 27 April 2002
d) 27 April 2003

166. Who founded Telangana Rashtra Samithi?
a) K. Chandrashekar Rao
b) K. T. Rama Rao
c) Joginapally Santosh Kumar
d) Nama Nageswara Rao

167. Who founded Nava Telangana Praja Party?
a) Tulla Devender Goud
b) Nama Nageswara Rao
c) K. Keshava Rao
d) Joginapally Santosh Kumar

168. How many maximum Judges can be appointed to Telangana High Court?
a) 40 Judges
b) 42 Judges
c) 44 Judges
d) 46 Judges

169. Who was the first Chief Justice of the Telangana High Court?
a) T.B. Radhakrishnan
b) Raghvendra Singh Chauhan
c) Hima Kohli
d) Satish Chandra Sharma

170. The Telangana government has signed a pact with which tech company for “Digital Telangana”?
a) Google
b) Facebook
c) Oracle
d) IBM

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171. Which company has set up India’s largest floating solar power project at Ramagundam in Telangana?
c) EPC

172. Which E-platform will lead the “Medicines from the Sky” project in Telangana?
a) Amazon
b) Flipkart
c) Swiggy
d) Meesho

173. Who is the current DGP of Telangana?
a) Umesh Sharraf
b) M. Mahender Reddy
c) Govind Singh
d) Ravi Gupta

174. Which Qutub Shahi king was called Malki Bharama?
a) Ibrahim Qutub Shah Wali
b) Subhan Quli Qutb Shah
c) Sultan Muhammad Qutb Shah
d) Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah

175. Which Nizam of Hyderabad established the Azam Jahi Mills in Warangal?
a) Mir Tahniyath Ali Khan
b) Mir Farqunda Ali Khan
c) Mir Osman Ali Khan
d) Mir Mahbub Ali Khan

176. When did the Mulkhi Agitation take place?
a) 1950
b) 1952
c) 1954
d) 1956

177. When did the Jai Andhra Movement take place?
a) 1970
b) 1972
c) 1974
d) 1974

178. The ________is a political settlement reached between the Government of India and various regions of Andhra Pradesh on 21 September 1973.
a) Five-Point Formula
b) Six-Point Formula
c) Seven-Point Formula
d) Eight-Point Formula

179. Nizam’s Guaranteed State Railway (NGSR) company operated in India from 1879 to?
a) 1950
b) 1953
c) 1957
d) 1959

180. In which year “Telangana Palle Pragathi” project was launched?
a) 2014
b) 2015
c) 2016
d) 2017

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181. After the formation of Telangana, how many states are in India?
a) 27 States
b) 28 States
c) 29 States
d) 30 States

182. What is the other name of the Hyderabad International airport?
a) Indira Gandhi International Airport
b) Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
c) Jawaharlal Nehru International Airport
d) Dr. B R Ambedkar International Airport

183. Which is the second largest city in Telangana?
a) Warangal
b) Nalgonda
c) Mahabubnagar
d) Khammam

184. Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park is popularly known for?
a) Elephant
b) Deer
c) Panther
d) Reptiles

185. When was Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park established?
a) 1965
b) 1970
c) 1975
d) 1980

186. How many assembly constituencies are in Telangana?
a) 117 Constituencies
b) 118 Constituencies
c) 119 Constituencies
d) 120 Constituencies

187. Which political party formed Telangana’s first Government?
a) Telangana Jana Samithi
b) Telangana Praja Samithi
c) Telangana Rashtra Party
d) Telangana Rashtra Samithi

188. Former Prime Minister of India P.V. Narasimha Rao belongs to which district in Telangana?
a) Karimnagar District
b) Khammam District
c) Kamareddy District
d) Kumuram Bheem District

189. Which group has signed an MoU with the Government of Telangana for setting up a food park?
a) HUL
b) Patanjali
c) ITC
d) Godrej

190. On which river bank Gnana Saraswati temple is located?
a) Godavari River
b) Krishna River
c) Tungabhadra River
d) Bhima River

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191. Warangal Fort was the capital city of the _____ and Musunuri Nayakas.
a) Kakatiya Dynasty
b) Vishnukundina Dynasty
c) Qutb Shahi Dynasty
d) Satavahanas

192. What is the elevation of Hyderabad?
a) 342 m
b) 442 m
c) 542 m
d) 642 m

193. Which political party won the first GHMC Elections held in 2010?
a) Indian National Congress
b) Telugu Desam Party
c) Bharatiya Janata Party
d) All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen

194. When was the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) founded?
a) 1869
b) 1879
c) 1889
d) 1899

195. What is the motto of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation?
a) Be A Force
b) Uphold the Right
c) To Protect with Courage, To Serve with Compassion
d) On Mission Tomorrow

196. Who founded the city of Hyderabad?
a) Ibrahim Quli Qutb Shah
b) Jamsheed Quli Qutb Shah
c) Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah
d) Sultan Muhammad Qutb Shah

197. When was the city of Hyderabad founded?
a) 1591
b) 1691
c) 1791
d) 1891

198. Shashi Preetam is famous in which field?
a) Music Director
b) Actor
c) Sports Person
d) Politician

199. Who from Hyderabad state served as the President of India?
a) Zakir Husain
b) Neelam Sanjiva Reddy
c) K. R. Narayanan
d) R. Venkataraman

200. Who from Hyderabad State served as the Prime Minsiter of India?
a) H. D. Deve Gowda
b) Vishwanath Pratap Singh
c) P. V. Narasimha Rao
d) Rajiv Gandhi

201. Which city was the first capital of Hyderabad State?
a) Golconda
b) Aurangabad
c) Hyderabad
d) Secunderabad

202. What was the Anthem of Hyderabad State?
a) Al Azmat Allah
b) Ya Osman
c) Al Mulki
d) O Osman

203. When was Warangal founded?
a) 1163 AD
b) 1263 AD
c) 1363 AD
d) 1463 AD

204. Which Dynasty founded Warangal?
a) Satavahanas
b) Kakatiya Dynasty
c) Qutb Shahi Dynasty
d) Vishnukundina Dynasty

205. What is the elevation of Warangal?
a) 166 m
b) 266 m 
c) 366 m
d) 466 m

206. When was Hyderabad State Forces founded?
a) 1424
b) 1524
c) 1624
d) 1724

207. How many women received the National Florence Nightingale Award for the year 2020?
a) 2 Women
b) 3 Women
c) 4 Women
d) 5 Women

Full Forms Related To Telangana

1CPICommunist Party of India
2CRIDACentral Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture
3DRDODefense Research Development Organization
4EFLUEnglish and Foreign Languages University
5GHIALGMR Hyderabad International Airport Limited
6HGVRHyderabad-Godavari Valley Railway
7HITEC CityHyderabad Information Technology and Engineering Consultancy City
8HMRLHyderabad Metro Rail Limited
9IBLAIndia Business Leader Awards
10MGBSMahatma Gandhi Bus Station
11NGSRNizam’s Guaranteed State Railway
12NIPERNational Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research
13SATSSports Authority of Telangana State
14SRCStates Reorganisation Commission
15TJACTelangana Political Joint Action Committee
16TRSTelangana Rasthra Samithi
17TSFATelangana State Forest Academy
18TSGENCOTelangana State Power Generation Corporation Limited
19TSRTCTelangana State Road Transport Corporation
20TSTDCTelangana State Tourism Development Corporation
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