Himachal GK MCQs (Gurkhas)

By | July 6, 2017

1.Who led the Gurkha army which attacked many Hill States at the dawn of nineteenth century?

  • Amar Singh Thapa
  • Maharaja Mahendra
  • Rana Jung Bahadur
  • Arjun Singh Gurkha

2.Which ‘Treaty’ denotes the departure of Gurkhas and the arrival of British on the political scene of Hill States of Shimla?

  • Treaty of Sagauli
  • Treaty of Lahore
  • Treaty of Malaon
  • Treaty of Ramgarh

3. Which Gurkha commander defeated the ruler of Kangra ‘Sansar Chand’ near Hamirpur in 1805 A.D.?

  • Anirudh Thapa
  • Amar Singh Thapa
  • Hira Singh Thapa
  • Manoj Thapa

4. In which of the following place did Amar Singh Thapa defeated Sansar Chand in 1805 A.D.?

  • Jawalamukhi
  • Mahal Morian
  • Bilaspur
  • Luthiani

5.Which Raja of Bilaspur invited the Gurkhas to attack Kangra State in 1804 A.D.?

  • Udai Chand
  • Megh Chand
  • Prakash Chand
  • Mahan Chand

6.Till which of the following year did the Bilaspur State was occupied by the Gurkhas?

  • Till 1814 A.D.
  • Till 1817 A.D.
  • Till 1806 A.D.
  • Till 1820 A.D.

7.Which Gurkha commander/commanders attacked Kangra State in 1805 A.D.?

  • Amar Singh Thapa
  • Raj Bahadur Thapa
  • Ram Singh Thapa
  • All of the above

8. To oust Gurkhas from Kangra, Raja Sansar Chand had to take outside help. This crucial help from outside was provided by which of the following?

  • General Zorawar Singh
  • Raja Gulab Singh
  • Maharaja Ranjit Singh
  • General Hari Singh Nalwa

9. Which two parties signed the ‘Treaty of Sagauli’ in1815 A.D.?

  • Gurkhas and Raja of Bushahar
  • British and Maharaja Ranjit Singh
  • Maharaja Ranjit Singh and Raja Sansar Chand
  • Gurkhas and British

10. The historical site of ‘Mahal Morian’, where the battle between Raja Sansar Chand and Gurkhas was fought is situated at which place?

  • Chamba
  • Shimla
  • Kangra
  • Hamirpur

11. Who was the Raja of Jaswan when Gurkhas attacked Kangra State in 1804 A.D.?

  • Bhil Pal
  • Umed Chand
  • Sri Singh
  • Rup Chand

12. In which place did the Gurkha commander ‘Bhakti Thapa’ was killed in 1804 A.D.?

  • Ramgarh Fort
  • Mahal Morian
  • Sarakhpur Fort
  • Malaon Fort

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