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6. 

World Rabies Day is being observed globally on which date?

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

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Rabies Day is observed globally on 28th September every year. This day is celebrated to raise awareness about the impact of rabies on humans and animals, provide information and advice on how to prevent the disease and take efforts to control rabies. The theme for the 14th WRD in 2020 is 'End Rabies: Collaborate, Vaccinate'. This year's theme focuses on vaccination and collaboration.

7. 

Nation observed the Antyodaya Divas on which date?

A. 24 September
B. 25 September
C. 26 September
D. 27 September

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

India observes Antyodaya Diwas on 25th September every year. This day is celebrated to mark the birth anniversary of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya. The day was declared by the Modi Government on September 25, 2014. Antyodaya means uplifting the poorest of the poor.

8. 

When did the World Environmental Health day being observed?

A. 23 September
B. 24 September
C. 25 September
D. 26 September

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

World Environmental Health Day is observed globally on 26th September every year. This day is celebrated to shed the light on important work of environmental health around the world. The Theme for the 2020 World Environmental Health Day: Environmental health, a key public health intervention in disease pandemic prevention.

9. 

When did the International Day for the total elimination of nuclear weapons being observed?

A. 23 September
B. 24 September
C. 25 September
D. 26 September

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The United Nations observes 26 September every year as the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons. The day provides an occasion for the world community to reaffirm its commitment to global nuclear disarmament as a priority. It provides an opportunity to educate the public and their leaders about the real benefits of eliminating such weapons, and the social and economic costs of perpetuating them.

10. 

On which date the World Pharmacist day is being celebrated?

A. 23 September
B. 25 September
C. 24 September
D. 26 September

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

World Pharmacist Day is observed globally on 25th September every year. This day is celebrated to create awareness about the role of a pharmacist in improving health. The day was an initiative of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) along with the council of this organization.