General Knowledge

  • Largest railway tunnel is Khojak.

    Khojak Tunnel Balochistan.

  • Badshahi Mosque built in 1670 A.D.
  • Designation of GG changed into President on 23rd March, 1956.
  • Largest Hockey stadium is National Hockey Stadium Lahore.
  • Smallest dam of Pakistan: Warsak dam.
  • Largest fort of Pakistan “Rani Kot”.
  • City Bank (Habib Bank Limited) is the largest bank in the country. (Habib Bank)
  • Nishan-e-Pakistan: is the highest civil award of Pakistan:
  • Second highest civil award is Hilal-e-Pakistan:
  • Ayub National Park (Rawalpinidi) is the largest Park in Pakistan.
  • Lahore Museum is the biggest in Pakistan:
  • Largest Railway station is Lahore.
  • Highest Pass is Muztag Pass which connects Gilgit to Xinkiyang.
  • Largest canal is Lloyd Barrage Canal or Sukkur Barrage or Lance Down Pull built in 1936.
  • Largest Cement Plant is Lucky Cement Plant near Luki Marwat.

    Habib Bank Plaza

  • Largest road is Shahrah-e-Pakistan:
  • Shortest river is Ravi.
  • Smallest division is Karachi.
  • Largest division is Kalat.
  • Largest division of Sindh is Therparkar.
  • Habib Bank Plaza Karachi has 23 stories (345 ft)
  • Minar-e-Pakistan: is 196 ft, 8 inches high.
  • Pakistan has its longest boundary with Afghanistan.
  • Pakistan is 34th largest country in the world, 6th population wise.
  • Smallest civil award is Tamg-e-Khidmat.
  • First census of Indo-Pak: 1881.
  • Highest dam is Mangla dam.
  • Pakistan: expedition to Antarctica reached on 5 Jan, 1991 established Jinnah Research Station
  • Longest tenure as Governor General was Ghulam Mohammad.
  • Longest tenure as President was Ayub Khan.
  • Longest period of rule was of Zia.
  • Longest tenure as PM was of Liaquat Ali
  • Shortest tenure as PM of Ayub Khan (3 days) then Shujaat Hussain (47 days).
  • Shortest tenure as President is of Bhutto.
  • Shortest tenure as Governor General is of Quaid.
  • Longest tenure as Governor General is of Ghulam Mohammad:
  • Largest library is Quaid-e-Azam library.
  • Largest University is in Punjab.
  • Oldest university is in Punjab.
  • The only non-military shaheed to receive Nishan-e-Haider was Subaidar Lalik Jan he belonged to NLI.
  • Highest peak of Sulaiman mountains is Takht-e-Sulaiman.
  • Highest peak is K2 (Goodwin Austin 5,611 meters)
  • 2nd largest glacier of Pakistan: is Batura.
  • Largest Island of Pakistan: is Manora.
  • Smallest city is Jehlum.
  • Longest tunnel rail= Khojak (2.43 miles) (Baluchistan), road=Lowari Tunnel (5 miles), water=Warsak Dam Tunnel (3.5 miles).

    Nishan-e-Haider of Pakistan

  • Rainiest city is RawalPindi.
  • Rainiest place is Muree.
  • First Medical College was Nishtar Medical College.
  • Smallest Dam is Warsak dam.
  • Largest mountain range is Karakoram.
  • First to receive Nishan-e-Hyder was Mohammad Sarwar Shaheed.
  • First private airline of Pakistan is Hajvari.
  • Pakistan’s Second largest city is Lahore.
  • Abdur Rasheed was the first chief Justice was the first chief justice of Pakistan.
  • Zafarullah khan was the first foreign minister of Pakistan.
  • Keenjhar is the largest manmade lake in Pakistan.
  • Manchar Lake is the biggest lake of Pakistan.
  • Trich Mir is the highest peak of Hindu Kush.
  • Largest coal mine is in Balochistan.
  • In Pakistan, first woman bank was established in the year 1989.
  • Pakistan’s first geo-scientific laboratory is functioning in Islamabad.
  • The highest point of the Khyber Pass is Landhi Kotal.
  • The first atomic power station of Pakistan was installed in Karachi.
  • The First President of America who made an official visit to Pakistan was Dwight D. Eishenhower
  • Largest airline is PIA.
  • Largest airport is Quaid-e-Azam Internationl Airport, Karachi.

    Tarbela Dam Pakistan.

  • Largest canal is Lloyd Barrage Canal.
  • Largest dam is Terbela Dam.
  • Largest desert is Thar.
  • Largest district is Khuzdar (Baluchistan).
  • Largest industial unit is Pakistan: Steel Mill.
  • Largest industry is Textile.
  • Largest island is Manora (Karachi)
  • Largest Jungle is Changa Manga (Kasur).
  • Largest lake (artificial) is Keenjhar.
  • Largest lake (natural) is Manchar.
  • Largest library is Punjab Public Library, Lahore.
  • Largest mine is Salt Mines of Khewra.
  • Largest motorway is Lahore-Islamabad.
  • Largest museum is National Meseum, Karachi.

    Coast of Balochistan

  • Largest nuclear reactor is KANUPP, Karachi.
  • Largest oil field is Dhurnal Oil Field.
  • Largest park is Ayub National Park, Rawalpindi.
  • Largest Radio Station is Islamabad.
  • Largest university is Punjab University, Lahore.
  • Longest coast is of Baluchistan (771 km)
  • Largest railway platform is of Rohri.
  • Longest railway track: Karachi to Landi Kotal.
  • Longest road: Karachi to Peshawar.
  • First TV station in Pakistan started at Lahore.
  • Pakistan’s first radio station was set up at Karachi.