Category Archives: HimachalGK

MCQs – District Una

By | February 26, 2018

1. Which is the industrial area of Una district? Una Chintpurni Mehatpur Haroli 2. When was Una district formed? 1972 1966 1960 1956 3. Where is “Swan Project” in Himachal Pradesh? Una Bilaspur Hamirpur Solan 4. Before 1966, Una was a part of which district? Ambala Hoshiarpur Gurdaspur Kangra 5. Presently Jaswan and Kutlehar are… Read More »

Freedom Struggle and Regional Movements in Himachal Pradesh

By | January 29, 2018

Events before 1857 A.D. From the treaty of the Lahore, the Rajas of Hill states became disillusioned with the British because the British did not give them their old estates as per the promise. In the second British-Sikh war (1848 A.D.), the principalities of Kangra hills, accompanied Sikh against the British. The hill principalities of… Read More »

What is Sanad?

By | January 29, 2018

What is Sanad? Sanad or सनद (deed or patent) in British India, a deed granted to the native princely state rulers confirming them in their states, in return of their allegiance. Under the Sanad, the hill chiefs were put under certain obligations in return of their protection. Those obligations were: Hill chiefs were to allow… Read More »