Here is a quiz on Lal Bahadur Shastri, the second Prime Minister of India. He was known as a man of great integrity.

1. In which year Lal Bahadur Shastri was sworn in as Prime Minister of India?

1962

1954

1964

1965

2. What portfolio was first held by Lal Bahadur Shastri in Nehru’s cabinet?

Education Minister

Railway Minister

Home Minister

Health Minister

3. Shastri was the first railway minister to resign from office. Which accident made Lal Bahadur Shastri resign as Railway Minister?

Ariyalur

Mahbubnagar

Lucknow

Amritsar

4. Shastri had served as the president of which society founded by Lala Lajpat Rai?

Indian Home Rule Society

Indian Independence League

Brahmo Samaj

Servants of the People Society

5. Which of the following popular slogans was given by Lal Bahadur Shastri?

Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan

Karo Ya Maro

Garibi Hatao

Roti, Kapda aur Makaan

6. Lal Bahadur Shastri died while he was outside India. Where did he die?

Moscow

Lahore

Tashkent

Tokyo

7. Lal Bahadur Shastri’s birthday is the same as another prominent Indian leader. Who is he?

Jawaharlal Nehru

Mahatma Gandhi

B R Ambedkar

S Radhakrishnan

8. The title “Shastri” in his name was a bachelor’s degree awarded by a prestigious institution. Which institution did he get it from?

Benarus Hindu University

Delhi University

Kashi Vidyapith

Banasthali Vidyapith

9. Lal Bahadur Shastri had served as the Police and Transport Minister of an Indian state. Which state?

Uttar Pradesh

Bihar

West Bengal

Haryana

10. Which one of the following is the memorial of Lal Bahadur Shastri?

Shakthi Sthal

Kisan Ghat

Vijay Ghat

Karma Bhumi

11. Where is the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration located?

Dehradun

Lucknow

Mughalsarai

Mussoorie

12. Where is the Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport?

Lucknow

Varanasi

Guwahati

Agra

13. Lal Bahadur Shastri was awarded Bharat Ratna posthumously

TRUE

FALSE

14. The Indian Cultural Centre in which country was renamed as the Lal Bahadur Shastri Centre for Indian Culture (LBSCIC) in March 2005?

Uzbekistan

Japan

Kazakhstan

Germany

15. Where is the “Lal Bahadur Shastri Sagar” dam located?

Tamil Nadu

Andhra Pradesh

Karnataka

Kerala

16. The Fateh Maidan is a football and cricket stadium that was renamed in 1967 in memory of Lal Bahadur Shastri. Where is it located?

New Delhi

Lucknow

Bengaluru

Hyderabad

17. Who directed the Indian thriller movie “the Tashkent Files” about the death of Lal bahadur Shastri?

Vivek Agnihotri

Neeraj Pandey

Ruchi Narain

Abhay Chopra