Current Affairs March 2016 Quiz - 16

151Which formula One driver won the 2016 Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix held at Melbourne Grand Prix Circuit in Melbourne, Australia in Mar 2016?
 A) Nico Rosberg
 B) Lewis Hamilton
 C) Sebastian Vettel
 D) None of These
152Dutch footballing legend __________ passed away in Mar 2016 after suffering from cancer. He is considered one of the greatest players of all time, who led the Netherlands team to the 1974 World Cup final. He also won the Ballon d'Ors for three times.
 A) Franz Beckenbauer
 B) Marco van Basten
 C) Ruud Gullit
 D) Johan Cruyff

153Famous _________ Garry Shandling, best known for his faux docudrama and the show "It's Garry Shandling's" passed away due to heart attack in Mar 2016. He was 60.
 A) Director
 B) Musician
 C) Comedian
 D) Producer
154Who was elected Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir in Mar 2016?
 A) Omar Abdullah
 B) Mufti Mohammad Sayeed
 C) Mehbooba Mufti
 D) None of These
155India-s own card payment service provider RuPay, owned by NPCI, has announced that it will enter into credit card space in ____________ after increasing its market share to 38% in the debit card segment. The NPCI also plans to issue 100,000 such cards in the first year of its launch.
 A) June 2016
 B) April 2016
 C) September 2016
 D) December 2016
156"National Vaccination Day" is observed on ____________.
 A) 4-Mar
 B) 15-Mar
 C) 18-Mar
 D) 16-Mar
157Retired Chief Justice of Sikkim High Court  ____________ has been appointed as the Chairman of Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) in Mar 2016.
 A) Justice Permod Kohli
 B) Justice Prafulla C Pant
 C) Justice Sanjay Mishra
 D) Justice R V Easwar
158Kadhaprasangam maestro and ______________ actor VD Rajappan passed away in Kottayam in Mar 2016. He was 70. He was a famous 'Kadhaprasangam' (story telling) artiste and Comedy film actor.
 A) Kannada
 B) Tamil
 C) Telugu
 D) Malayalam
159World-s largest bicycle manufacturer by volume, ____________ acquired 60% stake in one of Sri Lanka's leading bicycle manufactures BSH Ventures in order to improve its global presence in Mar 2016.
 A) TTK Cycles
 B) Giant Bicycles
 C) Hero Cycles
 D) None of These
160Former COO of SpiceJet Ltd ____________ has joined Vistara as its new chief strategy and commercial officer in Mar 2016.
 A) Nivruti Rai
 B) Mrugank Paranjape
 C) Sanjiv Kapoor
 D) Kumud Srinivasan

151Ans) Nico Rosberg
152Ans) Johan Cruyff
153Ans) Comedian
154Ans) Mehbooba Mufti
155Ans) September 2016
156Ans) 16-Mar
157Ans) Permod Kohli
158Ans) Malayalam
159Ans) Hero Cycles
160Ans) Sanjiv Kapoor

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