Current Affairs Quiz Set - 3 - RRB ALP & Group D 2018 Exams

  • 1. Which state has the highest rate of crimes against Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribe population, according to latest data released by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)?
A.) Haryana
B.) Assam
C.) Bihar
D.) Jammu & Kashmir

Answer: Option 'C'

According to latest data released by National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB), Bihar has the highest rate of crimes against Schedule Caste/Schedule Tribe population. As per NCRB data, crime against SC/ST is lowest in West Bengal. Madhya Pradesh reported the highest rate of crime (43.4%) against SCs specifically, while West Bengal had the lowest at 6%. Rajasthan reported the highest rate of crime (12.9%) against STs specifically, while West Bengal had the lowest at 1.6%. The data also revealed that since 2014, crimes against SCs have increased by one percent overall, with a steep rise of 5.5% occurring in 2016. On the other hand, crimes against STs since 2014 have seen an overall decrease of 3.8%, with a significant drop of 8 percent in 2015.

  • 2. Who has been named Wisden's leading male cricketer for the 2nd year in a row?
A.) MS Dhoni
B.) Virat Kohli
C.) Shikhar Dhawan
D.) Yuvraj Singh

Answer: Option 'B'

​Virat Kohli

  • 3. Who has been named Wisden's leading female cricketer for the year 2018?
A.) Ekta Bisht
B.) Punam Raut
C.) Mithali Raj
D.) Smriti Mandhana

Answer: Option 'C'

Mithali Raj

  • 4. Where did Union Cabinet Minister Smriti Irani inaugurate Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited (GNFC’s) Neem Project on 13th April 2018?
A.) Amethi, Uttar Pradesh
B.) Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
C.) Ahmedabad, Gujarat
D.) Surat, Gujarat

Answer: Option 'A'

Amethi, Uttar Pradesh

  • 5. International Day of Aviation and Cosmonautics is observed on?
A.) 12th April
B.) 13th April
C.) 14h April
D.) 15th April

Answer: Option 'A'

12th April