Defence Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 97 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Defence Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till August 11, 2020.

1. The Union Home Minister had recently reviewed the functioning of the Sashastra Seema Bal. SSB was previously known as _______.

[A] Special Service Bureau
[B] Secret Service Bureau
[C] Strategic Support Branch
[D] Sashastra Seema Ayog

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2. Who will be the head of the recently created Sainya Karta Vibhag?

[A] Prime Minister
[B] Defence Minister
[C] Finance Minister
[D] Chief of Defence Staff

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3. Who is the current Chief of Army Staff of India?

[A] General Bipin Rawat
[B] General Mukund Naravane
[C] General Deepak Kapoor
[D] General Bikram Singh

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4. What is the name of India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier, which is being built at Cochin?

[A] Virat
[B] Veera
[C] Vikrant
[D] Vikram

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5. DRDO’s Naval variant of Light Combat Aircraft made its first successful landing on which aircraft carrier of the Indian Navy?

[A] INS Vikramaditya
[B] INS Vikrant
[C] INS Viraat
[D] INS Vishal

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6. ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ is an annual joint exercise between the Coast Guards of India and which country?

[A] Bangladesh
[B] China
[C] Japan
[D] Sri Lanka

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7. India recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for further defence cooperation with which country?

[A] Brazil
[B] Finland
[C] Israel
[D] France

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8. What is the name of the Biggest Airborne Exercise recently conducted by the Indian Army?

[A] Him Vijay
[B] Dhruv Sakthi
[C] Winged Raider
[D] Yudh Abhiyas

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9. Which organization has manufactured the 51st K-9 Vajra T Gun?

[A] Defence Research and Development Organisation
[B] Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
[C] Larsen and Toubro
[D] Mahindra Defence Systems

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10. Who has recently been appointed as the new Vice Chief of Army Staff, India?

[A] Bipin Rawat
[B] M M Naravane
[C] SK Saini
[D] Abhay Krishna

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