Q. The terms “Rani Rashmoni, Rani Abbakka, Rani Avanti Bai, Rani Durgavati and Rani Gaidinliu” often seen in news is related to which of the following?

[A] Deep Sea research vessels

[B] Patrolling vessels

[C] Corvettes

[D] Diesel submarines

Answer: B
Notes:

Rani Rashmoni is a fast patrol vessel, indigenously built by Hindustan Shipyard.  

  • It is built under the Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) project of Indian Coast Guard.  
  • Under the first phase of the project, 5 FPV ‘s has been built.  
  • The first four such ships are ICGS Rani Abbakka, ICGS Rani Avanti Bai, ICGS Rani Durgavati and ICGS Rani Gaidinliu. 

Source: The Hindu