Tripura Static GK: 100+ Question And Answer For TPSC

Tripura Static GK - Tripura General Knowledge

Last Updated: 5 March 2021

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Tripura is the 26th Largest state in India. It is located in the Northeastern region of India that is connected to the rest of the states via NH8.

This Article includes General Knowledge of Tripura Culture, Ethnicity, Rivers, Ministers, Municipalities, Districts, etc that will give you a crystal Idea about the state.

Read all the Tripura Static GK Questions And Answers, that can be very helpful for your TPSC and other competitive Exams.

Highlights Of Tripura
No.FieldAnswer
1Area10,491 km2
2CapitalAgartala
3DistrictsEight (8)
4Official languagesBengali, Kokborok, Hindi
5Chief MinisterBiplab Kumar Deb
6Deputy Chief MinisterJishnu DebBarman
7GovernorRamesh Bais
8Party In PowerBJP

Tripura Static GK


1. Which Indian States Shares border with Tripura?

Answer: Mizoram and Assam

2. Which Dynasty Ruled Tripura for Several Centuries?

Answer: Manikya Dynasty

3. Which is the Third Smallest State in India?

Answer: Tripura
Explanation: The First Smallest State is Goa with an area of 3,702 km2, Second being Sikkim with an area of 7,096 km2, Third being Tripura with an area of 10,491 km2

4. Which National Highway connects Tripura with other States in India?

Answer: National Highway 8

5.  Which are the Five Mountain Ranges in Tripura?

Answer:
1) Atharamura
2) Boromura
3) Jampui Hills
4) Longtharai
5) Shakhan

6. What is the Capital of Tripura?

Answer: Agartala

7. According to the 2011 Census, What is the Literacy Rate of Tripura?

Answer: 87.75%

8. What are the Names of the Sculptures at the Archaeological Sites of Tripura?

Answer:
1) Unakoti
2) Pilak
3) Devtamura

9. Which Missionary Schools are Present in Tripura?

Answer:
1) Don Bosco School (CBSE)
2) Holy Cross School (‎CISCE)
3) St. Arnold’s School (CBSE)
4) St. Paul’s School (‎CISCE)
5) St. John’s School (CBSE)
6) Saint Andre School (CBSE)

10. Which Country Shares its Border with Tripura?

Answer: Bangladesh

11. Which Direction does Bangladesh share its Border with Tripura?

Answer: North, South, and West

12. When did Tripura get its Statehood?

Answer: 21st January 1972

13. Which is the Largest City in Tripura?

Answer: Agartala

14. Which Municipal Body Governs and Maintains Agartala City?

Answer: Agartala Municipal Corporation

15. How many Districts are in Tripura?

Answer: 8 (Eight)

16. Name the Districts of Tripura?

Answer:
1) Dhalai
2) Gomati
3) Khowai
4) North Tripura
5) Sepahijala
6) South Tripura
7) Unakoti
8) West Tripura

17. What are the Official Languages of Tripura?

Answer:
1) Bengali
2) English
3) Kokborok

18. Who is the Chief Minister of Tripura?

Answer: Biplab Kumar Deb

19. Who is the Deputy Chief Minister of Tripura?

Answer: Jishnu DebBarman

20. What is the State Code of Tripura?

Answer: TR

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21. When was Tripura Declared as a Union Territory by the Indian Government?

Answer: 1 November 1956

22. Who is the Last King of Tripura?

Answer: Kirit Pradyot DebBarman

23. How many Commercial Airports are in Tripura?

Answer: 1 (One)

24. What is the Name of the Airport located in Agartala City?

Answer: Maharaja Bir Bikram Airport

25. When did The Independent Tripuri Kingdom join the newly Independent India?

Answer: 15 October 1949

26. What is the Meaning of Tripura?

Answer: Twi: Water and Pra: Near

27. What is the Literal Meaning of Tripura?

Answer: Land Near the Water (Kokborok)

28. What are the Alternative Names of Tripura?

Answer:
1) Tippera
2) Tripra
3) Tuipura
4) Twipra

29. What is the Name of the Highest Peak in Tripura?

Answer: Betlingchhip (930m/3,051ft)
Location: North Tripura District

30. Which are the Two National parks of Tripura?

Answer:
1) Bison (Rajbari) National Park: South Tripura District
2) Clouded Leopard National Park: Sepahijala District

31. What are the State Symbols of Tripura?

Answer:
1) Animal: Phayre’s Leaf Monkey
2) Bird: Green Imperial Pigeon
3) Tree: Agarwood
4) Flower: Mesua Ferrea
5) Fruit: Queen Pineapple

32. How many Sub-Divisions are in Tripura?

Answer: 23 (Twenty Three)

33. What is the name of the Autonomous District Council of Tripura?

Answer: Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council

34. Which are the Newly created Districts of Tripura in 2012?

Answer:
1) Gomati
2) Khowai
3) Sipahijala
4) Unakoti

35. Which are the Newly created Sub-Divisions of Tripura in 2012?

Answer:
1) Jampuijala
2) Jirania
3) Karbook
4) Kumarghat
5) Mohanpur
6) Panisagar

36. Which are the Five New Development Blocks of Tripura created in 2012?

Answer:
1) Durga Chowmuhani
2) Jolaibari
3) Lefunga
4) Silachari
5) Yuvaraj Nagar

37. What is the Historic Name of Tripura?

Answer: Tipperah

38. Where is the Headquarters of the 8 Districts in Tripura?

Answer:
1) Dhalai: Ambassa
2) Gomati: Udaipur
3) Khowai: Khowai
4) North Tripura: Dharmanagar
5) Sepahijala: Bishramganj
6) South Tripura: Belonia
7) Unakoti: Kailashahar
8) West Tripura: Agartala

39. In which Pillar is the Earliest Trace of the Ancient of Tripura found?

Answer: Ashokan Pillar Inscriptions

40. Which District has Only One Municipal Council in Tripura?

Answer: North Tripura (Dharmanagar Municipal Council)

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41. Which Municipal is Located in Jirania Sub-Division?

Answer: Ranirbazar Municipal Council

42. Which are the Two Municipal Councils in Unakoti District?

Answer:
1) Kumarghat Municipal Council
2) Kailashahar Municipal Council

43. Which District in Tripura is Mostly Populated?

Answer: West Tripura

44. Which is the Old Capital of Tripura?

Answer: Udaipur

45. Which place is Known as Old Agartala?

Answer: Khayerpur

46. Which is the Second-Largest city in Northeast India after Guwahati?

Answer: Agartala

47. Which River is Located in Agartala?

Answer: Haora River

48. What is the Area of Agartala?

Answer: 76.51 km²

49. Who is the Education Minister of Tripura?

Answer: Ratan Lal Nath

50. Which Court is Located in Tripura?

Answer: High Court Of Tripura


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List Of Tripura Districts With Sub-Divisions And Blocks


Dhalai
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1AmbassaAmbassa
2Gandacherraa) Dumburnagar
b) Raishyabari
3Kamalpura) Durga Chowmuhani
b) Salema
4Longtarai Valleya) Chawmanu
b) Manu
Gomati
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1Amarpura) Amarpur
b) Ompi
2Karbooka) Karbook
b) Silachari
3Udaipura) Kakraban
b) Killa
c) Matabari
Khowai
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1Khowaia) Khowai
b) Padmabil
c) Tulashikhar
2Teliamuraa) Kalyanpur
b) Mungiakami
c) Teliamura
North Tripura
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1Dharmanagara) Kadamtala
b) Yuvaraj Nagar
2Kanchanpura) Dasda
b) Jampui Hill
c) Laljuri
3Panisagara) Damcherra
b) Panisagar
Sipahijala
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1BishalgarhBishalgarh
2JampuijalaJampuijala
3Sonamuraa) Boxanagar
b) Kathalia
c) Melaghar
South Tripura
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1Beloniaa) Bharat Chandra Nagar
b) Hrishyamukh
c) Rajnagar
2Sabrooma) Poang Bari
b) Rupaichari
c) Satchand
3Santirbazara) Bokafa
b) Jolaibari
Unakoti
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1Kumarghata) Kumarghat
b) Pecharthal
2KailashaharGournagar
West Tripura
No.Sub-DivisionDevelopment Block
1SadarDukli
2Mohanpura) Hezamara
b) Lefunga
c) Mohanpur
3Jiraniaa) Jirania
b) Mandai

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51. What is the Full Form of GBP Hospital?
Answer: Govind Ballabh Pant Hospital

52. Where is Tripura Legislative Assembly?
Answer: Kunjaban Agartala

53. Which Government Office is Located near Tripura Legislative Assembly?
Answer: The Secretariat

54. What is the Pin Code of Agartala?
Answer: 799001

55. Which Districts has the least number of Police Stations in Tripura?
Answer: Khowai and Unakoti Districts (5 Police Stations each)

56. What are the Popular Dances of Tripura?
Answer:
1) Goria Dance
2) Jhum Dance
3) Lebang Dance
4) Mamita Dance
5) Mosak Sulmani Dance
6) Hojagiri Dance
7) Bizhu Dance
8) Wangala Dance
9) Hai-Hak Dance
10) Owa Dance

57. What is the Name of the State Museum located in Agartala?
Answer: Ujjayanta Palace


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58. Which God is Believed to be Patron Goddess of Tripura by the Hindus of Tripura?
Answer: Tripura Sundari

59. What are the Important Festivals of Tripura?
Answer:
1) Ashokastami
2) Dolyatra
3) Durga Puja
4) Ganga Puja
5) Garia puja
6) Kali Puja
7) Ker puja
8) Kharchi puja

60. What is the Name of the Water Palace of Tripura?
Answer: Neermahal

Tripura Municipals District Wise


No.DistrictMunicipal
1Dhalaia) Kamalpur Nagar Panchayet
b) Ambassa Municipal Council
2Gomatia) Udaipur Municipal Council
b) Amarpur Nagar Panchayet
3Khowaia) Khowai Municipal Council
b) Teliamura Municipal Council
4North Tripuraa) Dharmanagar Municipal Council
5Sipahijalaa) Bishalgarh Municipal Council
b) Sonamura Nagar Panchayet
c) Melaghar Municipal Council
6South Tripuraa) Santirbazar Municipal Council
b) Belonia Municipal Council
c) Sabroom Nagar Panchayet
7Unakotia) Kumarghat Municipal Council
b) Kailashahar Municipal Council
8West Tripuraa) Agartala Municipal Corporation
b) Ranirbazar Municipal Council

61. Which is the Oldest Church in Tripura?
Answer: Union Baptist Church

62. Who are the Major News Publishers of Tripura?
Answer:
1) Dainik Sambad (Bengali)
2) Syandhan Patrika (Bengali)
3)Tripura Darpan (Bengali)
4) Tripura Times (English)
5) Ajker Fariad (Bengali)
6) Bartaman (Bengali)
7) Daily Desher Katha (Bengali)
8) Dainik Ganadoot (Bengali)

63. What is the Name of the Central University of Tripura?
Answer: Tripura University

64. Which is the Only State University of Tripura?
Answer: Maharaja Bir Bikram University

65. When was Maharaja Bir Bikram University established?
Answer: 2015

66. Who is the first Vice-Chancellor of Maharaja Bir Bikram University?
Answer: Gautam Kumar Basu

67. Which Colleges are Affiliated by MBB University?
Answer:
1) Bir Bikram Memorial College
2) Maharaja Bir Bikram College
3) Tripura Government Law College

68. Which National Institute is Present in Tripura?
Answer: National Institute of Technology Agartala

69. Which is the only State Own Engineering College in Tripura?
Answer: Tripura Institute of Technology

70. Which is the Oldest School In Tripura?
Answer: Umakanta Academy


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71. What is the Kokborok Term for King?
Answer: Habugra & Bubagra

72. Where does the number of Rivers originating in the hills of Tripura flow?
Answer: Bangladesh

73. Which are the Major Rivers in Tripura?
Answer:
1) Dhalai River
2) Feni River
3) Gomati River
4) Haora River
5) Juri River
6) Longai River
7) Manu River
8) Muhuri River
9) Khowai River
10) Sunai River

74. What are the Crops Found in Tripura?
Answer:
1) Jackfruit
2) Jute
3) PineApple
4) Potato
5) Pulses
6) Rice
7) Sugarcane

75. Which is the Major Crop of Tripura?
Answer: Rice

76. Which River has Hydro Power Station in Tripura?
Answer: Gumti River (or Gomati)

77. Name the Wildlife Sanctuaries of Tripura?
Answer:
1) Gumti Wildlife Sanctuaries
2) Rowa Wildlife Sanctuaries
3) Sipahijola Wildlife Sanctuaries
4) Trishna Wildlife Sanctuaries

78. How many seats are reserved for Tripura in Loksabha?
Answer: 2 (Two ST seats)

79. How many seats are reserved for Tripura in Rajya Sabha?
Answer: 1 (one)

80. What is the Next Railway Station after Agartala Railway Station?
Answer: Jogendranagar Railway Station

Councils Of Ministers of Tripura


No.MinisterPortfolio
1Biplab Kumar Deb1) General Administration Department
2) Home
3) Health & Family Welfare
4) Industry & Commerce + IT
5) Information & Cultural Affairs
6) Labour
7) Public Works Department + DWS
8) Urban Development Department
9) All Departments that are not Allocated to any Minister
2Jishnu Dev Varma1) Finance
2) Planning and Coordination + Statistics
3) Power
4) RD + Panchayat
5) Science, Technology & Environment
3Narendra Chandra Debbarma1) Fisheries
2) Revenue
4Ratan Lal Nath1) Education (Higher)
2) Education (School)
3) Law + Parliamentary Affairs
4) Welfare of Backward Communities
5) Welfare of Minorities
5Pranajit Singha Roy1) Agriculture
2) Tourism
3) Transport
6Manoj Kanti Deb1) Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs
2) Youth Affairs & Sports
7Mevar Kumar Jamatia1) Forest
2) Tribal Welfare
8Santana Chakma1) Animal Resource Development
2) Social Welfare & Social Education

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81. Which Religions are found in Tripura?
Answer:
1) Hindu
2) Islam
3) Christianity
4) Buddhism
5) Jainism, etc

82. Name the Folk Dances of Tripura?
Answer:
1) Goria
2) Lebang Bumani
3) Mamita
4) Mosak Sulmani
5) Hojagiri, etc

83. What are the Major Cuisines of Tripura?
Answer:
1) Gudok
2) Chakhwi
3) Mosdeng
4) Mwkhwi
5) Bangwi, etc

84. Where is Tripura Sundari Temple Located?
Answer: Udaipur

85. Who is the Minister Of Finance of Tripura?
Answer: Jishnu DebBarma

86. What is the Full Form of TIDC?
Answer: Tripura Industrial Development Corporation

87. Where does the Tripura Sundari Express Train Run?
Answer: Vihar Terminal (Delhi) to Agartala (Tripura)

88. What is the name of the Lake where Neer Mahal is Located?
Answer: Rudra Sagar Lake

89. Where did the First Tea Industry Begin in Tripura?
Answer:  Hiracherra Tea Estate (1916)

90. What is the Name of the Artificial Lake in Tripura?
Answer: Kamalasagar

91. Which Fruit of Tripura is tagged as a product of Geographical Indication(GI)?
Answer: Tripura Queen Pineapple

92. From where does the Agartala Flyover Starts and Ends?
Answer: Drop Gate to Fire Brigade Chowmuhani

93. Where is India’s first Cyber Forensic Lab set up?
Answer: Tripura
Explanation: It was set up on 11 August 2013 at the Tripura High Court. The purpose of the lab was to facilitate information related to court cases.

94. Where is the Coconut Lake in Tripura?
Answer: Dumboor

95. Which Tree is the state Tree of Tripura?
Answer: Agar Tree

96. Who was the first Chief Minister of Tripura?
Answer:
Sachindra Lal Singh

97. Which is the Longest River in Tripura?
Answer: Manu River

98. Where was Northeast’s first Kisan Call Center Setup?
Answer: Agartala
Explanation: It was Launched on 9 March 2015 by former Chief Minister Manik Sarkar.

99. Who served as the Longest Chief Minister of Tripura?
Answer: Manik Sarkar (20 Years)

100. Who gave the Name for the Ujjyanta Palace Located in Agartala?
Answer: Rabindranath Tagore


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101. Who was the Chief Minister of Tripura From 10 April 1993 to 11 March 1998?
Answer: Dasarath Deb

102. Which is the Largest District of Tripura?
Answer: Dhalai (2,400 km2)

103. When is Garia Puja Performed?
Answer: Chaitra

104. Which King built Neermahal?
Answer: Bir Bikram Kishore Manikya

105. Which is The First Daily Newspaper of Tripura?
Answer: Jagaran

106. Which Country is Comparable to Tripura by its size?
Answer: Lebanon

107. What is the distance between Udaipur to Agartala?
Answer:
50 Km (Approx.)

108. How many numbers of teachers were terminated from their Government jobs?
Answer:
10,323

Important Full Forms Of Tripura


No.AcronymFull Form
1AMBAmra Bangali
2ATPLOAll Tripura People’s Liberation Organization
3ATTFAll Tripura Tiger Force
4BNCTBorok National Council of Tripura
5CPI (M)Communist Party of India (Marxist)
6INPTIndigenous Nationalist Party of Twipra
7IPFTIndigenous People’s Front of Tripura
8IYFTIndigenous Youth Federation of Twipra
9JACCSTJoint Action Committee of Civil Societies of Tripura
10JMJanganotantrik Morcha
11JMCJoint Movement Committee
12MBDPFMizoram Bru Displaced Peoples Forum
13NCTNational Conference of Tripura
14NEIDPNorth East India Development Party
15NLFTNational Liberation Front of Tripura
16NSPTNational Socialist Party of Tripura
17RSPRevolutionary Socialist Party
18TDSSMTwipra Dophani Sikla Srwngnai Motha
19TGMTripura Ganatantrik Manch
20TIPRAThe Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance
21TLFTripura Lion Force
22TLOTripura Liberation Organization
23TNATripura National Army
24TNVTripura National Volunteers
25TPCCTripura Pradesh Congress Committee
26TPDFTripura Peoples’ Democratic Front
27TPFTripura People’s Front
28TPPTripura People’s Party
29TRMPMTripura Rajya Muslim Praja Majlish
30TSFTwipra Students’ Federation
31TSPTipraland State Party
32TTAADCTripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council
33TTCATripura Territorial Council Act
34TTYFTripura Tribal Youth Force
35TUIPCTripura United Indigenous Peoples Council
36TUJSTripura Upajati Juba Samiti
37TYATribal Youth Association
38TYRTripura Young Rifle
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