Q 1. Indian Military holds the credit of affecting largest ever military surrender by an enemy in the modern world history. Which was that surrender and how many enemy soldiers surrendered in front of Indian Military ? (PIC-1)
Q 2. A rescue and relief operation was carried out by Indian Government and Indian Armed Forces in the aftermath of the April 2015 Nepal earthquake. What name was given to this operation by Government of India.
Q 3. Indian Navy has an Aerobatic demonstration team. It is the one of the only two Naval Aerobatic teams in the world. What is the name of this team ?
Q 4. Indian Air Force has an organisation called AFWWA (Air Force Wives Welfare Association) for welfare of Sanginis. Similar organisations are also run by Indian Army and Indian Navy for Sanginis welfare. By which name are these organisation called in Indian Army and Indian Navy ?
Q 5. Indian Armed Forces have only one Joint Tri-services Command. Which is this Command and where is it headquartered ?
Q 6. A special commando force unit was raised by the Indian Navy in 1987 for direct action, special reconnaissance, amphibious warfare and counter terrorism. What are these Naval commandos called ?
Q 7. A joint tri-services amphibious exercise concluded successfully at Andaman and Nicobar Islands in April this year. What was the name of this exercise ?
Q 8. In 1971 war, an important air base of India was attacked by Pakistan. This base again came into news in Jan 16. Which is this base ?
Q 9. Associate NCC Officers (ANO) play a crucial role in conducting NCC activities in colleges and schools. Where are these ANO's trained ? (PIC-2)
Q 10. Identify this tank which India captured from Pakistan in 1971 war. (PIC-3)
Q 11. Identify this Gallantry Medal ? (PIC-4)
Q 12. Pilatus PC-7 MkII trainer aircraft is used in Indian Air Force as basic trainer to train pilots. From which country was this aircraft purchased ? (PIC-5)
1. Indo-Pak war 1971. Around 93000 Pakistani soldiers surrendered in front of Indian Military. 2. Operation Maitri. 3. Sagar Pawan. 4. AWWA (Army Wives Welfare Association) and NWWA (Naval Wives Welfare Association. 5. Andaman and Nicobar Command located at Nicobar. 6. MARCOS. 7. Jal Prahar. 8. Pathankot Airbase. 9. NCC OTA Kamptee, Nagpur.
10. Patton. 11. Ashoka Chakra. 12. Switzerland.
- Wg Cdr Samir Gangakhedkar