Current Affairs - Important Days

Exercise : Important Days - Latest Current Affairs
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176.
When is No Smoking Day observed annually?
February 14
March 13
April 1
March 10
Answer: Option
Explanation:
No Smoking Day is observed annually on March 13. It aims to raise awareness about the harmful effects of smoking and promote a smoke-free environment. The theme for No Smoking Day 2024 is 'Protecting children from tobacco industry interference'.

177.
When will Poshan Pakhwada 2024 be organized?
March 9 to March 23
April 15 to April 30
March 13 to March 25
June 10 to June 25
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Poshan Pakhwada 2024 will be organized nationwide from March 9 to March 23. The event aims to raise awareness about nutrition, dietary practices, and women’s health, focusing on various themes including early childhood care and promoting healthy lifestyles.

178.
When is CISF Raising Day celebrated annually?
March 10
April 15
May 1
June 30
Answer: Option
Explanation:
CISF Raising Day is observed annually on March 10, commemorating the establishment of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) in 1969. This day honours the contributions and dedication of CISF personnel in safeguarding important places and projects across India.

179.
On which date does India observe Jan Aushadhi Diwas?
January 6
February 7
March 6
March 7
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India observes Jan Aushadhi Diwas on March 7 every year. This day is dedicated to raising awareness about the benefits and importance of generic medicines, emphasizing the role of the Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) in making healthcare affordable and accessible to all.

180.
When does International Women's Day 2024 fall?
February 13
April 8
June 21
March 8
Answer: Option
Explanation:
International Women's Day 2024 is observed on March 8th, globally honouring women's achievements and advocating for gender equality. The theme for this year, 'Invest in Women: Accelerate Progress,' highlights the crucial role of economic empowerment in advancing gender equality and fostering inclusive growth.