Read about some very important events of March 2017 in the form of Q/A. These questions of Current affairs may be valuable for the upcoming exams such as SSC CGL, IBPS PO/ Clerks etc..
Current Affairs March 2017 –
Name the Indian Shooters who win Gold and Silver Medals respectively in Men’s 50 M Free Pistol Shooting at the ISSF Shooting World Cup ?
Answer – Jitu Rai and Amanpreet Singh
Q. Which Indian Cricketer won the Prestigious Polly Umrigar Award at BCCI’s Annual Awards held in Bengaluru ?
Answer – Virat Kohli
Q. Who is the first Indian Cricketer to receive Dilip Sardesai Award two times ?
Answer – R Ashwin
Q. Name the Indian Navy’s oldest aircraft carrier decommissioned on 6th of March 2017 ?
Answer – INS Virat
Q. Which country became the World’s largest banking system by asset ?
Answer – China
Q. Which parties won in the 11th March declared Legislative Assembly Election 2017?
Answer – UP – BJP ( Adityanath Yogi CM)
Uttarakhand – BJP ( CM Trivendra Singh Rawat )
Punjab – Congress ( Capt Amarinder Singh CM)
Manipur – Congress ( Single largest party, but BJP formed the Govt – CM Biren Singh)
Goa – Again Congress the largest party but BJP made the Govt with Manohar Parrikar as the CM.
Q. World Consumer’s Rights Day observed on ….
Answer – 15th March 2017
March 2017 Current Affairs Questions
Q. Which national Racing champion ( LGB F Category) died in a car accident along with his wife ?
Answer – Ashwin Sundar
Q. Which Indian player made a record of playing largest innings by playing highest no of balls ?
Answer – Cheteshwar Pujara ( 525 balls – 202 runs against Australia )
Q. Bhartiya Mahila Bank merged with ?
Answer – State Bank of India on 21st March 2017.
Q. Which state won Vijay Hazare Trophy for the fifth time by defeating WB ?
Answer – Tamil Nadu
Q. Who was declared world’s richest person by Forbes Magazine ?
Answer – Bill Gates
Q. Richest Indian by the same magazine ?
Answer – Mukesh Ambani
Q. World Tuberculosis Day observed on ……….with the slogan ………..
Answer – 24th March, United to end TB.
Q. 10th Annual Earth Hour celebrated on …..
Answer – 25th March at 8:30 pm.
Q. Who is the first Chinaman Bowler to play Test Cricket for India and against which team ?
Answer – Kuldeep Yadav against Australia at Dharamsala
Q. CAPA stands for …
Answer – Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation
Q. Which team won Santosh Trophy for the 32nd time by beating Goa ?
Answer – West Bengal
Q. Which team won Border-Gavaskar trophy for 2017 ?
Answer – India
Q. First woman to be the President and CEO of Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights ?
Answer – Indian-American Vanita Gupta
Q. Deodhar Trophy winner for 2017 ?
Answer – Tamil Nadu after defeating India B.
Q. Which Indian Tiger Reserve officially introduced a mascot called Bhoorsingh the Barasingha ?
Answer – Kanha Tiger Reserve
Q. Name the biggest River Festival inaugurated by the President Sh Pranab Mukharjee ?
Answer – ” Namami Brahmaputra ” in Guwahati