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51. 

When did World Cities Day being observed?

A. 29 October
B. 30 October
C. 31 October
D. 1 November

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The United Nations General Assembly has designated the 31st of October as World Cities Day. The Day is celebrated to promote the international community's interest in global urbanization, push forward cooperation among countries in meeting opportunities and addressing challenges of urbanization, and contributing to sustainable urban development around the world.

52. 

National Unity Day was being observed on which date?

A. 29 October
B. 30 October
C. 31 October
D. 1 November

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

In India, the Rashtriya Ekta Diwas or National Unity Day is observed every year on October 31 since 2014, to commemorate the birth anniversary of the Iron Man of India, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel. This year marks the 145th anniversary of the great leader who played an instrumental role in India's struggle for independence, and later during the integration of the country.

53. 

World stroke day is being observed on which date?

A. 27 October
B. 28 October
C. 29 October
D. 30 October

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Stroke Day is observed on October 29 to underscore the serious nature and high rates of stroke, raise awareness of the prevention and treatment of the condition, and ensure better care and support for survivors.

54. 

International Animation Day is being observed globally on which date?

A. 26 October
B. 27 October
C. 28 October
D. 29 October

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

International Animation Day is observed globally on 28 October every year. The day has celebrated the art of animation and also recognise the artists, scientists and technicians behind animation. This year marks the 19th International Animation Day.

55. 

International Animation Day was observed on which date?

A. 25 October
B. 26 October
C. 27 October
D. 28 October

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

International Animation Day is observed globally on 28 October every year. The day has celebrated the art of animation and also recognise the artists, scientists and technicians behind animation. This year marks the 19th International Animation Day. The day was created in 2002 by International Animated Film Association (ASIFA), an International Animated Film Association, a member of UNESCO.