Q. Consider the following pairs of military exercises and the country:
1. Khaan Quest ————-Mangolia
2. Sampriti ————Nepal
3. Bongosagar ————Bangladesh
How many of the above given pairs is/are correctly matched?

[A] One pair only

[B] Two pairs only

[C] All three pairs

[D] None

Answer: B
Notes:

Exercise Khaan Quest 2022: It is a multinational peacekeeping exercise hosted annually by the Mongolian Armed Forces. The exercise saw participation from military contingents from 16 countries. India was one of the participating countries.

Exercise Sampriti: It is joint military exercise between India and Bangladesh. The exercise is hosted alternately by both countries. The aim is to strengthen the military relations between the two countries.

Exercise Bongosagar: The 3rd edition of Indian Navy (IN) – Bangladesh Navy (BN) Bilateral Exercise ‘Bongosagar’ was held at Port Mongla, Bangladesh. It is a maritime exercise. Its first edition was held in 2019.

Source: EPIC June 2022