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Who was the first Chief Minister of Haryana ? 

1. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma
2. Bansi Lal
3. Bhajan Lal
4. Rao Virender Singh

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : Bhagwat Dayal Sharma

The correct answer is ​Bhagwat Dayal Sharma.

  • Bhagwat Dayal Sharma was the first Chief Minister of Haryana
  • Bhagwat Dayal Sharma is popularly known as Panditji. 
  • Bhagwat Dayal Sharma was born on 26 January 1918, Beri town in the Jhajjar district of Haryana.
    • Bhagwat Dayal Sharm was appointed the first CM of Haryana on 1 November 1966. The same day, Haryana got a separate statehood, after the division of Punjab.
    • He was a Rajya Sabha member from 1968–74. His constituency was Jhajjar. 

  • Bansi Lal Legha was an Indian independence activist, senior Congress leader, former Chief Minister of Haryana.
    • Bansi Lal was born on 26 August 1927, Bhiwani.
    • His party name was Haryana Vikas Party. Bansi Lal was elected to the Haryana State Assembly seven times. He served as the Defence Minister from December 1975 to March 1977.
  • Bhajan Lal Bishnoi was a politician and three-time chief minister from the Indian state of Haryana.
    • He was born on 6 October 1930, Punjab. He first became the Chief Minister in 1979, again in 1982, and again in 1991. He also served as the Union Agricultural Minister. 
  • Rao Birender Singh was an Indian politician. He served as Chief Minister of Haryana for a few months in 1967.
    • Rao Birender Singh was born on 20 February 1921, Nangal Pathani. He also served as the second speaker of the Haryana state assembly in 1967.

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