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66. 

International Stuttering Awareness Day was being observed on which date?

A. 21 October
B. 22 October
C. 23 October
D. 24 October

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Stammering affects 5% of children, and can have serious impacts on their development, in particular if they avoid speaking due to feelings of embarrassment and frustration. And the 1% of adults with a stutter are not immune to those feelings either. But, with the right supports it is something that can be managed allowing everyone to reach their full potential. And that's the message the Irish Stammering Association are trying to get across with their week of events to mark International Stuttering Awareness Day tomorrow.

67. 

World Snow Leopard Day was being observed on which date?

A. 21 October
B. 22 October
C. 23 October
D. 24 October

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Snow Leopard Day is observed globally on 23rd October. The main purpose of this day is to show the importance of snow leopard conservation and raise awareness about this incredible animal. The day also emphasizes the importance of taking measures to stop poaching, as well as consolidating efforts in terms of an environmental organization in the countries of the snow leopard range.

68. 

World Iodine Deficiency Day is observed every year on which date?

A. 20 October
B. 21 October
C. 22 October
D. 23 October

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Global Iodine Deficiency Disorders (IDD) Prevention Day or World Iodine Deficiency Day is observed every year on 21st October. Iodine is an essential micronutrient required for normal thyroid function, growth, and development.

69. 

International Stuttering Awareness Day was being observed on which date?

A. 20 October
B. 21 October
C. 22 October
D. 23 October

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

International Stuttering Awareness Day is observed globally on 22nd October every year. The day is intended to raise public awareness of the millions of people who have a speech disorder of stuttering or stammering.

70. 

National Police Commemoration Day was being observed on which date?

A. 20 October
B. 21 October
C. 22 October
D. 23 October

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

In India, the National Police Commemoration Day is observed on 21st October every year. The day is marked to remember and honour the brave policemen who have laid down their lives in the line of duty.