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51. 

The National Pollution Control Day is observed on which date?

A. 30th November
B. 1st December
C. 2nd December
D. 3rd December

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The National Pollution Control Day is observed on 2 December. It is celebrated every year. The day is observed in order to honor the lives that were lost because of the Bhopal gas calamity. On this day, the Pollution Control Department will organize several programs in this regard in the education institutions. The day aims to spread awareness among the people about pollution and its control measures. The day also creates awareness about the problem caused by increasing pollution.

52. 

Nagaland celebrated its statehood day on which date?

A. 30th November
B. 1st December
C. 2nd December
D. 3rd December

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Nagaland attained statehood with the enactment of the state of Nagaland Act in 1962 by the Parliament. The interim body was dissolved on 30 November 1963 and the state of Nagaland was formally inaugurated on 1 December 1963 and Kohima was declared as the state capital. It became the 16th State of the Union of India on 1st December 1963.

53. 

Pension Week will be celebrated on which dates in India?

A. November 30 to December 6
B. November 29 to December 5
C. November 28 to December 4
D. November 27 to December 3

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Labour Ministry is celebrating Pension Week from November 30 to December 6.The aim is to boost enrolments under Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maandhan (PM-SYM) and National Pension Scheme for Traders and Self-Employed Persons (NPS-Traders).The week was inaugurated by Minister of State(I/C) for Labour and Employment Santosh Gangwar.

54. 

World AIDS Day is observed all over the world on which date?

A. December 1
B. December 2
C. December 3
D. December 4

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

World AIDS Day is observed on 1 December every year. The day aims to raise public awareness about AIDS. The day aims to motivate the people who are infected by the fatal disease. The theme of the 2019 World AIDS Day is Communities Makes The difference.

55. 

10th Indian Organ Donation Day celebrated on which date?

A. November 28
B. November 29
C. November 30
D. November 25

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

10th Indian Organ Donation Day was celebrated on Novemebr 30, 2019.India performs the second largest number of transplants in the world, next only to USA as per data available on the Global Observatory on Donation and Transplantation.