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41. 

SAARC Charter Day is celebrated on which of the following day?

A. 5thDecember
B. 8th December
C. 25th December
D. 6th December

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

On December 8, 1985 at the first SAARC Summit in Dhaka, the leaders of the seven South Asian states - the Maldives, India, Bhutan, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka - signed a charter to establish the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC). Afghanistan became the eight SAARC member in 2007.

42. 

Death anniversary of Dr B.R. Ambedkar is observed on which date?

A. 12th December
B. 6th December
C. 14th December
D. 4th December

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Several leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and former PM Dr Manmohan Singh, President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu paid tribute to Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar on the occasion of his death anniversary on December 6, 2019.

43. 

Civil Defence Day is celebrated on which date?

A. 12th December
B. 6th December
C. 14th December
D. 2nd December

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Civil Defence Day is celebrated on 6 December 2019 in India. Day is observed every year. The day aims to make aware of the citizens and highlight the importance of Civil Defence. Civil Defence being a voluntary Organisation. It acts as a protector to the civilian population during the crisis. The Civil Defence and Home Guards are the twin Voluntary organizations for the cause of defence to the nation. These organizations are based on the concept of safety of the common man.

44. 

Armed Forces Flag Day is observed on which date?

A. 5th December
B. 6th December
C. 7th December
D. 8th December

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Armed Forces Flag Day is observed on 7 December. It is observed every year in India. The day is observed to honor the martyrs and the men of the Armed Forces who valiantly fought on the borders to safeguard India's honor.

45. 

International Civil Aviation Day is observed on which date?

A. 16th December
B. 8th December
C. 7th December
D. 2nd December

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

In 1996 the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed that 7 December was to be the International Civil Aviation Day. The day has been celebrated by the International Civil Aviation Organization since 7 December 1994, the 50th anniversary of the signing the Convention on International Civil Aviation.