March 2016 – CLATGyan Mock General Knowledge Set



We have the exercise for March prepared by Lovish Garg (Class of 2019) and Harsha Uikey (Class of 2020). Please thank them in the comments below at the end of the exercise.

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1. Who has been awarded with the 2015 Krutitava Smagra Samman?

2. Which team has won the 2016 Pro Kabbadi League?

3. Which football team has won the 2016 Santosh Trophy National Football Championship?

4. ‘LAMITIYE’ is the joint military exercise of which two countries?

5. Who has won the 2016 YONEX All England Open Badminton Championship?

6. ExoMars 2016 spacecraft has been successfully launched by which of the following space agencies?

7. Who has been elected as the new Chairman of International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Athletes' Commission?

8. International Cricket Council has suspended which African bowler from bowling in domestic cricket recently?

9. The theme of 2016 World Wildlife Day?

10. In the Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report by World Economic Forum, India holds which position?

11. According to Forbes 30th annual World’s Billionaire list of 2016, who has been named the world’s richest person?

12. Which veteran film actor has been selected for Dada Saheb Phalke Award for the year 2015?

13. The first Raisina-Dialogue 2016, a flagship conference on Geopolitics and Geo-economics was hosted by which city?

14. Who won the 2016 WGC Cadillac Championship at Doral, Florida?

15. Which city is going to host BRICS Friendship Cities Conclave 2016?

16. Which Indian bank has launched iWork@Home program for its women employees?

17. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has recently signed a MoU for the exchange of information pertaining to banking supervision with which of the following Banks?

18. Who has won the 2016 Global Teacher Prize?

19. Which committee has been set to consider ST status to 6 communities of Assam?

20. Who has won the first All India Invitational Snooker Championship 2016?

21. Who is selected as the new President of Kosovo?

22. Martin Crowe, who died recently, was a cricketer from which country?

23. What is the theme of 2016 Zero Discrimination Day?

24. Which cricket team has won the 2015-2016 Col CK Nayudu Trophy?

25. The world’s longest all-women crew international flight has been operated by which airline?

26. What is the theme of 2016 International Women’s Day?

27. Who has been appointed as the new chairman of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE)?

28. Who has been appointed as chairman of 21st Law Commission of India (LCI)?

29. Which satellite was placed in the orbit via the pollar satellite launch vehicle (PSLV C-32)?

30. Which state’s tourism has bagged the prestigious Golden City Gate Award?

31. Who has been nominated at the judge of the Supreme Court of the United States recently?

32. Which Indian institute has set up Eduguild, which is deemed to be India’s first accelerator programme that focuses on education technology?

33. When is the World Consumer Rights Day observed?

34. Delhi High Court has recently restrained which of the following company from manufacturing anti-diabetes drugs Zita and Zita-Met?

35. Who topped the list of the TIMES’s most influential people on the Internet recently?

36. Which Indian minister was recently conferred with the Skoch Lifetime Achievement Award at the 43rd SKOCH summit in New Delhi?

37. Who was the Honorary Ambassador of the International Day of Happiness, 2016?

38. When was the World Sparrow Day observed in the country?

39. Who became the first ever Indian to win a Gold medal in the Asian 20 Kilometer race walk Championship?

40. Who won the Hero Indian Open gold title played in New Delhi recently?

41. Who was chosen for the CV Kunhiraman Literary Prize recently?

42. Where will the 8th BRICS Summit take place in October this year?

43. Which Indian judge has been appointed as member of the International Coordinating Committee Bureau of National Human Rights Institutions in Geneva?

44. When is the World Water Day observed?

45. Which European City came under a terrorist attack with the terrorist attacking the airport and metro station of the city?

46. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Central Administrative Tribunal?

47. India and France has signed a MoU to construct six nuclear reactors at what place in India?

48. When is the World Tuberculosis Day observed to commemorate the discovery of the TB bacillus, mycobacterium tuberculosis in 1882?

49. When is the International Day for the Right to Truth Concerning Gross Human Rights Violations and for the Dignity of Victims was observed globally?

50. When is the International Day of Remembrance for the Victimes of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade was observed?

51. Who is the only Indian to have made to the list of world’s 50 greatest leaders by the Fortune magazine?

52. Where will be the first organic farming university of India established?

53. Which Indian born academician was appointed as the United Nations Adviser on Human Rights and Businesses by the UN Human Rights Council based in Geneva?

54. The Union Health Ministry launched India’s first indigenous rotavirus vaccine called Rotavac to fight against which disease?

55. In which State was an emergency declared by the President under Article 356 of the Constitution?

56. Which movie won the award for Best Feature Film in the 63rd National Film Awards?

57. Which number has been approved the Telecom Commission for emergency services in India, similar to 911 in the United States?

58. Which state in the country became the first to launch the use of injectable contraceptives as a family planning measure?

59. Which Indian company has acquired a15% stake in Vankor oilfield from Rosneft in Russia?

60. Where has Asia’s largest optical telescope Aryabhatta Research Institute of  Observational Sciences (ARIES) set up?


  1. 40. Who won the Hero Indian Open gold title played in New Delhi recently?
    The recent one has been won by Shiv Chawrasia and Anirban Lahiri is on the second position with a tie with  Wang Jeung-hun. Please confirm.

    12. Which veteran film actor has been selected for Dada Saheb Phalke Award for the year 2015?
    Shashi Kapoor had won in the year 2015. Manoj Kumar has been awarded this in the year 2016.

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