First in India

1. Name of the first Atomic Submarine of India ?

I.N.S Chakra

2. What is the name of first British to visit India ?


3. Name of the first election commissioner of India ?

Sukumar Sen.

4. Name of the first university of India ?

Nalanda University.

5. Where is India's First nuclear centre ?


6. Name of the first Chinese pilgrim to visit India ?


7. Name of first foreign recipient of Bharat Ratna ?

Khan Abdul Gaffar Khan

8. Where was the first Post Office opened in India ?

Kolkata in 1727

9. Name of the first deputy Prime Minister of India ?

Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel

10. Name of first Space Tourist of India ?

Santosh George

11. Name of the first Aircraft Carrier Indian Ship ?

I.N.S. Vikrant

12. Name of First Indian who reached south pole ?

Col. I K Bajaj

13. Name of first Indian who won Billiards Trophy ?

Wilson Jones

14. Name of the First Indian Prime Minister who resigned from
Office ?

Moraji Desai

15. First Indian recipient of Oscar Award ?

Bhanu Athaiya

16. Name of the first Indian President to Die in office ?

Dr. Zakir Hussain

17. Name of the First Indian Author to get the Anderson Award ?

Ruskin Bond

18. Name of First Indian Missile ?


19. Name of first Indian Pilot ?

J.R.D. Tata in 1929

20. Name of the first Chief of Naval staff of India ?

Vice-Admiral R.D. Katari

21. Name of the first Indian to win Magsaysay Award ?

Acharya Vinoba Bhave in 1958

22. Name of first Indian to win Nobel Prize ?

Rabindranath Tagore

23. First Scientist of India to get Nobel Prize in Economics ?

Dr. Amartya Sen

24. Name of the First Indian Submarine ?

I.N.S. Cauveri

25. Name of the first person to get Paramvir Chakra

Major Somnath Sharma

26. First Indian to go into space ?

Sqn. Ldr. Rakesh Sharma

27. Name of first Indian to get Bharat Ratna Award ?

Dr. S Radhakrishnan

28. Name of first speaker of Lok Sabha ?

G.V. Mavlankar from 1952-1957

29. Name of first president of Indian National Congress ?

W.C. Banerjee

30. First President of India ?

Dr. Rajendra Prasad

31. Name of first Indian to get Jnanpeeth Award ?

G. Shankar Kurup