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On which of the following dates is the Navy Day celebrated in India ?

A) October 8 B) February 1
C) January 15 D) December 4

Answer:   D) December 4



Explanation:

On December 4, 1971, the Indian Navy successfully executed Operation Trident, which was a devastating attack on Pakistan Naval Headquarters in Karachi. The operation, which marked the first use of anti-ship missiles in the region, did irreparable damage to the Karachi port during the 1971 Indo-Pak war. To commemorate this, December 4 is celebrated as the Indian Navy Day.

Every year to celebrate the achievements and role of the naval force to the country we clebrate Navy Day. The Indian Navy is the marine branch of the Indian Armed Forces and is led by the President of India as Commander-in-Chief.

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National Statistics day observed every year on

A) 20 October B) 20 July
C) 29 June D) 21 September
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 29 June

Explanation:

National Statistics day is celebrated annually 29th June, on the occasion of Birth anniversary of India’s eminent statistician Late Prof Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis.

It also commemorates the contributions made by PC Mahalanobis in the fields of statistics and economic planning.

 

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Q:

The World Music Day is celebrated across the world on

A) June 26 B) June 21
C) June 17 D) June 11
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) June 21

Explanation:

The World Music Day is celebrated across the world on 21 June.

 

The day is also known as 'Fete de la Musique' after a music festival that began in France in 1982.

 

This Day was first celebrated on 21st June 1982.

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Anti-emergency day is observed on

A) June 26 B) January 26
C) September 26 D) July 26
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) June 26

Explanation:

The government has decided to observe anti-Emergency day on June 25-26 and asked all its ministers to hold programmes across the country to remind people how Emergency was clamped by former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi in 1975.

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Q:

Which day is observed as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas every year in India?

A) 31st July B) 31st March
C) 31st January D) 31st October
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 31st October

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"International Day for Disaster Reduction" was observed across the world on _____ ?

A) 16 October B) 15 October
C) 14 October D) 13 October
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 13 October

Explanation:

International Day for Disaster Reduction, held every 13 October, celebrates how people and communities around the world are reducing their exposure to disasters.

The year 2017 focus is : Reducing the number of affected people by disasters by 2030.

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"World Fisheries Day" is observed on _____ ?

A) 21st Nov B) 11th Dec
C) 10th Oct D) 29th Sep
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 21st Nov

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"National Volunteer Day" is observed on ____ ?

A) 1st October B) 21st September
C) 11th October D) 29th September
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 21st September

Explanation:

"National Volunteer Day" & "International Peace Day" are observed on 21st september every year.

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"International Day of Democracy" was observed across the world on _____ ?

A) 12 September B) 15 September
C) 18 September D) 14 September
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 15 September

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