Important Questions for CAPF Assistant Commandant Exam 2020

Important Questions for CAPF Assistant Commandant Exam 2020

Qn.1) With reference to the Integrated Road Accident Database (IRAD), consider the following statements
  1. It is developed by the National Informatics Centre.
  2. It is supported by the World Bank.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2
Ans: (b) 2 only
Explanation
  • Developed by the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M).
  • It will be implemented by the National Informatics Centre.
  • The project costs ₹258 crore and is being supported by the World Bank.
  • The system will be first piloted in the six States with highest fatalities from road crashes — Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Uttar Pradesh.


Qn.2) With reference to Hormuz peace initiative, consider the following statements
  1. The Strait of Hormuz is the waterway separating Iran and Oman, linking the Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea.
  2. It is an initiative to bring peace and stability in Afghanistan.
  3. India is not a participant to it.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3
Ans: (c) 1 only
Explanation: The initiative is led by Iran.

  • It aims to stabilise the Strait of Hormuz, the gateway for a significant amount of global oil supplies.
  • Strait of Hormuz is the waterway separating Iran and Oman, linking the Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea.
  • On the north coast lies Iran, and on the south are the UAE and Musandam, an enclave of Oman.
  • The meeting saw participation from key regional players including Oman and India besides Afghanistan and China.


Qn.3) With reference to ‘Raisina Dialogue’, often seen in the news, consider the following statements
  1. It is an event organized by the Ministry of External Affairs and Observer Research Foundation (ORF).
  2. The participants of Raisina Dialogue are Foreign ministers of G20 countries.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2
Ans: (a) 1 only
Explanation:
  • It is an annual geopolitical event, organised by the Ministry of External Affairs and Observer Research Foundation (ORF).
  • It is designed to explore prospects and opportunities for Asian integration as well as Asia’s integration with the larger world.
  • It is predicated on India’s vital role in the Indian Ocean Region and how India along with its partners can build a stable regional and world order.
  • The conference is a multi-stakeholder, cross-sectoral meeting involving policy and decision-makers, including but not limited to Foreign, Defence and Finance Ministers of different countries, high-level government officials and policy practitioners, leading personalities from business and industry, and members of the strategic community, media and academia.

Qn.4) With reference to Hormuz peace initiative, consider the following statements

  1. The Strait of Hormuz is the waterway separating Iran and Oman, linking the Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea.
  2. It is an initiative to bring peace and stability in Afghanistan.
  3. India is not a participant to it.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  1. 1 and 2 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3
Ans: (c) 1 only
Explanation: The initiative is led by Iran.

  • It aims to stabilise the Strait of Hormuz, the gateway for a significant amount of global oil supplies.
  • Strait of Hormuz is the waterway separating Iran and Oman, linking the Gulf to the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea.
  • On the north coast lies Iran, and on the south are the UAE and Musandam, an enclave of Oman.
  • The meeting saw participation from key regional players including Oman and India besides Afghanistan and China.


Qn.5) With reference to ‘Raisina Dialogue’, often seen in the news, consider the following statements
  1. It is an event organized by the Ministry of External Affairs and Observer Research Foundation (ORF).
  2. The participants of Raisina Dialogue are Foreign ministers of G20 countries.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  1. 1 only
  2. 2 only
  3. Both 1 and 2
  4. Neither 1 nor 2
Ans: (a) 1 only
Explanation
  • It is an annual geopolitical event, organised by the Ministry of External Affairs and Observer Research Foundation (ORF).
  • It is designed to explore prospects and opportunities for Asian integration as well as Asia’s integration with the larger world.
  • It is predicated on India’s vital role in the Indian Ocean Region and how India along with its partners can build a stable regional and world order.
  • The conference is a multi-stakeholder, cross-sectoral meeting involving policy and decision-makers, including but not limited to Foreign, Defence and Finance Ministers of different countries, high-level government officials and policy practitioners, leading personalities from business and industry, and members of the strategic community, media and academia.

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