Railway Budget 2015-16 Quiz – Set 1

1. As per Railway
Budget 2015-16, Daily passenger carrying capacity is expected to increase from
million to ____ million over the
five years.
(a) 26
(b) 30
(c)  31
(d) 25
(e) None of them
2. For Information
Technology and Research Purpose, How much amount is proposed for investment?

(In Crores)
(a) `5000
(b) `2500
(c)  `10800
(d) `7500
(e) `8000
3. In rail-budget
2015-16, Suresh Prabhu coined a term “KayaKalp”. What is KayaKalp?
(a) Council for Business Re-Engineering
(b) Council for Innovation in Indian Railways
(c)  Council for Technological Improvisation in
(d) Both (a) and (b)
(e) Both (a) and (c)
4. As per the
announcement in Railway Budget 2015-16, Passengers can book tickets 120 days
Earlier it was how many days
(a) 90 days
(b) 75 days
(c)  45 days
(d) 60 days
(e) None of them
5. Railway Minister
Suresh Prabhu proposed the lowest operating ratio in nine years. What is the

proposed operating ratio for 2015-16?
(In percentage)
(a) 88.5
(b) 80.5
(c)  78.5
(d) 86.5
(e) None of them
6. As per the Railway
Budget 2015-16, how many kms of gauge conversion will be commissioned?
(a) 880
(b) 750
(c)  800
(d) 900
(e) 650
7. What is the goal
percentage for track length expansion over next five years?
(a) 35%
(b) 40%
(c)  20%
(d) 25%
(e) 15%
8. What is the
proposed investment amount for Passenger Amenities? (In Crores)
(a) `10200
(b) `12500
(c)  `8500
(d) `7500
(e) None of the above
9. How many satellite
railway stations are announced to be developed in 2015-16?
(a) 25
(b) 15
(c)  8
(d) 10
(e) More than 25
10. Indian Railways
signed a memorandum of understanding with which university(s) to set up Railway

Innovation and Technology Centre for
Railway Engineering training purpose?
(a) Delhi University
(b) Jadavpur University
(c)  Pune University
(d) Mumbai University
(e) Both (c) and (d)
11. What is the total
amount for Proposed Investment Plan in the period 2015-2019?
(a) `7,56,020
(b) `10,56,020
(c)  `12,56,020
(d) `9,56,020
(e) `8,56,020
12. Suresh Prabhu
gave numerous thrust areas in railway budget to improve ________.
(a) quality of life in train journeys
(b) security of women in train journeys
(c)  internet connectivity and food
(d) speed of trains across the country
(e) e-services in railway
13. How many thrust
areas were given by Suresh Prabhu in railway budget 2015-16?
(a) 12
(b) 15
(c)  11
(d) 14
(e) 13
14. Which railway
network was chosen as a model for promotion of tourism in Railway Budget
(a) Nilgiri Mountain Railway
(b) Konkan Railway
(c)  Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
(d) Kalka-Shimla Railway
(e) Both (a) and (c)
15. Railway Minister
announced 200 more stations to come under Adarsh Station scheme. Who
launched the Adarsh Station Scheme?
(a) Nitish Kumar
(b) Mamata Banerjee
(c)  Ram Naik
(d) Dinesh Trivedi
(e) Ram Vilas Paswan
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