1 March in History


A renowned producer and director of Hindi films, Manmohan Desai died on 1 March 1994 at the age of 57. Hailing from a Gujarati family, Desai’s father Kikubhai Desai was also an Indian film producer and the owner of Paramount Studios from 1931 to 1941. Some of the best productions of Manmohan Desai include stunt films like Golden Gang, Circus… Read More →

Nitish Kumar, the chief minister of Bihar and a regional leader who is quite familiar with the corridors of power in New Delhi, was born on 1 March 1951. His father, Kaviraj Singh, who took part in the Independence movement, later switched allegiance from the Congress to the Janata Party.  

Nitish studied engineering and did a stint with the… Read More →

Browse by
Month
Date

FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which is the longest National Highway in India?Previously known as National Highway 7, National Highway 44 (NH 44) is the longest-running National Highway in India. It is 3,745 km long and covers the North-South Corridor of NHDP. It starts from Srinagar in the north and ends in Kanyakumari in the south. NH-44… Read More...
Which Indian state is the largest producer of silk?Karnataka is the largest producer of silk in India. The state produces an average of around 8,200 metric tonnes of silk every year, which is about one-third of the total silk production in India. Up to November 2017, Karnataka has produced 5,962 metric tonnes of… Read More...
Which is India's poorest state? As per the National Family Health Survey 2015-16 (NFHS-4), Bihar is India's poorest state with 43 percent incidence of Multidimensional Poverty (MDP) and having more than 50% households in the bottom wealth quintile. Despite India being… Read More...



EU GDPR Update:
MapsofIndia has updated its Terms and Privacy Policy to give Users more transparency into the data this Website collects, how it is processed and the controls Users have on their personal data. Users are requested to review the revised Privacy Policy before using the website services, as any further use of the website will be considered as User's consent to MapsofIndia Privacy Policy and Terms.

We follow editorialcalls.org for border and boundary demarcations