The beautiful state of Assam is located in the north-eastern region of India. Famous the world over for tea and the one-horned rhinoceros, Assam is a land rich in mineral resources, diverse fauna and flora. In this quiz on Assam, we ask you 10 questions on the history, geography and famous people of Assam.
Did you know that the Assam Medical College in Dibrugarh was the first hospital in the country to install an X-ray machine?
In 1910, the college imported a couple of x-ray machines from England, and later India's first radiology department was set-up there. The medical college used to be then known as the Berry-White School of Medicine, and was established in 1900.
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