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21. 

World First Aid Day 2020 is being observed on which of the following dates?

A. 11 September
B. 12 September
C. 13 September
D. 14 September

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The World First Aid Day is observed on the second Saturday of September every year to create awareness about importance of first aid in preventing injuries and saving lives. The World First Aid Day 2020 is being observed on 12 September.

22. 

When did the international day to protect the education from attack observed globally?

A. 8 September
B. 9 September
C. 10 September
D. 11 September

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

International Day to Protect Education from Attack is observed globally on 9th September. In proclaiming the International Day to Protect Education from Attack to be celebrated for the first time in 2020.

23. 

When did the World Suicide Prevention day observed?

A. 8 September
B. 9 September
C. 10 September
D. 11 September

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD), on 10 September, is organized by the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). WHO has been co-sponsor of the day. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness around the globe that suicide can be prevented.

24. 

On which date the Himalayan Day was observed?

A. 7 September
B. 8 September
C. 9 September
D. 10 September

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Tuesday officially declared September 9 as 'Himalaya Diwas' - a day which would be celebrated across the State to spread the message of conservation of the Himalayan ecosystems.

25. 

When did the World suicide prevention day is observed?

A. 8 September
B. 9 September
C. 10 September
D. 11 September

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP) observes World Suicide Prevention Day (WSPD) on 10 September every year. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness around the globe that suicide can be prevented. The theme for the 2020 World Suicide Prevention Day is 'Working Together to Prevent Suicide'.