Burdwan District: Some important questions with answer

Burdwan is the mother of Kolkata- who said this? What was the Badsahi name of burdwan? Eminent film artist Kamal Mitra's father was the chairman of burdwan municipality. What was his name? Like these there are several important and interesting curiosity arises many of us but most of us do not know the answer. Burdwan is the proud of Bengal so we must know the answer. Here are some important discussion in question and answer form.

Question :Why Dr. Sukumar Sen addressed Burdwan as the mother of Kolkata?

Answer : Burdwan is the mother of Kolkata because Moghal Samrat gave as a lease of three villages including Kolkata to the British from Burdwan office.

Question :Sitabhog-Mihidana the popular sweet from burdwan but when was it invented?

Answer :In 1904 A.D. Burdwan king Bijoy Chand ordered his servent to invent a new sweet when Lord Curzon came in Burdwan and his servent made this Sitabhog-Mihidana the popular sweet.

Question : What was the previous name of Burdwan hospital?

Answer : Frazer Hospital. Later Bijoy Chand Hospital.

Question : What was the previous name of Sarbamangal mandir?

Answer : Rareshwari mandir.

Question : What was the previous name of Curzon gate or Bijoy Toron?

Answer : Star of India gate.

Question : When and where the war between Sher Afgan and Burdwan Killadar held?

Answer : It was held on 1664 A.D. near todays District Magistrate Bunglow.

Question : What was the Badshi name of Burdwan?

Answer : Sarifabad was the Badshi name of Burdwan because literate and civilized people lived here since mughal dynasty.

Question : In Burdwan where came Guru Nanak?

Answer : In Burdwan Shyambazar area named Gargara Ghat Guru Nanak came. Now Gurudwara is there.

Question : Who were the five eminent poets from Burdwan?

Answer :Satytendranath Dutta, Kumud Ranjan Mallick, Jatindranath Ray, Najrul Islam and Kalidas Ray.

Question :A scientist from burdwan invent the medicine of "KalaJar-died fever". Who was he?

Answer : Dr. Sir U.N Bramachari. Who dicover the medicine "Uria-Stibamine" of Kalajar.

Question :Eminent film artist Kamal Mitra's father was the chairman of burdwan municipality. What was his name?

Answer : Naresh Chandra Mitra. In 1928 he was the chairman of Burdwan Municipality.

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