First in Jharkhand

First in Jharkhand
First in Jharkhand
Polity and Administration
  1. First Governor of Jharkhand: Prabhat Kumar
  2. First Chief Minister of Jharkhand: Babulal Marandi
  3. First non-tribal Chief Minister of Jharkhand: Raghuvar Das
  4. First Independent Chief Minister of Jharkhand: Madhu Koda
  5. First Speaker of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly: Inder Singh Namdhari
  6. First Protem Speaker of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly: Visheshwar Khan
  7. First Deputy Speaker of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly: Bagun Sumbrai
  8. First Leader of Opposition in Jharkhand Legislative Assembly: Stephen Marandi
  9. First Female Minister of Jharkhand: Joba Majhi
  10. First Chief Justice of Jharkhand: Vinod Kumar Gupta
  11. First Advocate General of Jharkhand: Mangalmay Banerjee
  12. First Director General of Police of Jharkhand: Shivaji Mahan Carrey
  13. First Chief Secretary of Jharkhand: Vijay Shankar Dubey
  14. First Lokayukta of Jharkhand: Laxman Urawan
  15. First Chairperson of the Women's Commission of Jharkhand: Lakshmi Singh
  16. First Female Governor of Jharkhand: Draupadi Murmu
  17. First Chairman of Jharkhand Public Service Commission: Phatik Chandra Hembram
  18. First Nominated Member of Jharkhand Legislative Assembly: Joseph Pecheli Galstaun
  19. First Elections in Legislative Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) in Jharkhand : 2005
  20. First Lok Sabha Elections in Jharkhand: 2004

Awardees
  1. First recepient of Paramveer Chakra from Jharkhand: Albert Ekka
  2. First recepient of Ashok Chakra Samman from Jharkhand: Randhir Verma
  3. First tribal Padmashri of Jharkhand: Joel K. Lakra (1963)

Sports
  1. First female Olympian from Jharkhand: Nikki Pradhan
  2. First Captain of indian cricket team from Jharkhand: Mahendra Singh Dhoni
  3. First female international umpire of Jharkhand: Aashrit Lakra
  4. First international tribal women hockey player of Jharkhand: Savitri Purti
  5. First international female athlete of Jharkhand: Vijay Nilmani Khalkho
  6. First Chess Grandmaster from Jharkhand: Deep Sen Gupta

Education
  1. First University in Jharkhand: University of Ranchi
  2. First Deemed University in Jharkhand: Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra
  3. First Degree College of Jharkhand: Saint Columbus college
  4. First Medical College of Jharkhand: Rajendra Medical College, Ranchi
  5. First Ayurvedic College of Jharkhand: Government Ayurveda College, Lohardaga
  6. First Agriculutral University of Jharkhand: Birsa Agricultural University
  7. First Law University in Jharkhand: National University of Study and Research in Law

Media

  1. First Hindi newspaper of Jharkhand: Rashtriya Bhasha
  2. First Hindi monthly magazine of Jharkhand: Ghar Bandhu
  3. First English daily newspaper of Jharkhand: Daily Press
  4. First film of Jharkhand: Aakrant
  5. Jharkhand's first Nagpuri film: Sona Kar Nagpur
  6. Jharkhand's first Santali film: Main braha

Misc
  1. First power house of Jharkhand: Tilaiya
  2. First Airport of Jharkhand: Birsa Munda Airport Ranchi
  3. First entry of British in Jharkhand: Singhbhum (1767)
  4. First rail route of Jharkhand: From Rajmahal to Mughalsarai
  5. First Lion Census in Jharkhand: 1932
  6. First Church in Jharkhand: St. Mary's Cathedral, Ranchi (1909)