GKGK MISCELLANEOUS

Important Days

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Important Days

January

Jan 1 Army Medical Corps Establishment Day
Jan 8 African National Congress Foundation Day
Jan 9 Pravasiya Bharatiya Divas
Jan 10 World Laughter Day
Jan 11 Death anniversary of Lal Bahadur Shastri
Jan 12 National youth Day (Birth Day of Swami Vivekanand)
Jan 15 Army Day
Jan 23 Netaji Subhashchandra Bose’s birth anniversary
Jan 25 International Customs Duty Day, India Tourism Day, National Voters Day
Jan 26 Republic Day
Jan 28 Birth anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai
Jan 30 (Martyr’s day) Mahatma Gandhi’s Martyrdom Day; World Leprosy Eradication Day
Jan 31 World Leprosy Eradication Day

February

Feb 2 Natinal Day of Srilanka, World Wetlands Day
Feb 5 Kashmir Day (Organised by Pakistan)
Feb 13 Sarojini Naidu’s Birth Anniversary
Feb 14 St. Valentine’s Day
Feb 24 Central Exise Day
Feb 28 National Science Day

March

Mar 3 Natinal Defence Day
Mar 4 National Security Day
Mar 8 International Women’s Day
Mar 9 CISF Raising Day
Mar 12 Mauritius Day; Central Industrial Security Force Day
Mar 15 World Consumer Day
Mar 16 National Vaccination Day
Mar 19 World Disabled Day
Mar 21 World Forestry Day
Mar 22 World Day of Water
Mar 23 World Meterological Day
Mar 24 World TB Day
Mar 26 Bangaladesh Liberation Day

April

April 1 Orissa Day
April 5 Natinal Meritime Day
April 7 World Health Day
April 13 Jallianwallah Bagh Massacre Day (1919)
April 14 B.R. Ambedkar Remembrance Day
April 18 World Heritage Day
April 22 World Earth Day
April 23 World Books Day

May

May 1 International Labour Day
May 1 Maharashtra Day
May 3 International Energy Day
May 8 International Red Cross Day (It is celebraed to commemorate the birth anniversary of the f 😉
May 11 National Technology Day
May 15 International Family Day
May 17 World Telecom Day
May 24 Commonwealth Day
May 31 World No Tobacco Day

June

June 5 World Environment Day

July

July 1 Doctor’s Day
July 4 American Independence Day
July 11 World Population Day
July 26 Kargil Victory Day

August

Aug 6 Hiroshima Day
Aug 9 Quit India Movement Day
Aug 12 International youth Day
Aug 14 Pakistan’s Independence Day
Aug 15 India’s Independence Day
Aug 19 World Photography Day
Aug 20 Sadbhavana Diwas
Aug 29 Sports Day (Dhyanchand’s Birth Day)
Aug 30 Small Industry Day

September

Sept 5 Teacher’s Day
Sept 7 Forgiveness Day
Sept 8 International Literacy Day
Sept 14 Hindi day
Sept 14 World First Aid Day
Sept 16 World Ozone Day
Sept 21 World Alzheimer’s day
Sept 25 Social Justice Day
Sept 27 World Tourism Day

October

Oct 1 International Day for the Elderly
Oct 2 Gandhi Jayanti
Oct 3 World Nature Day
Oct 4 World Animal Day
World Habital Day (First Monday of October)
Oct 5 World Teacher’s Day
Oct 6 World Wildlife Day
Oct 8 Indian Airforce day
Oct 9 World Postal Day
Oct 10 World Mental Health day
Oct 10 National Post Day
Oct 12 World Sight day
Oct 13 World Calamity Control Day
Oct 14 World Standard Day
Oct 15 World White cane day
Oct 17 International poverty
Oct 20 National Solidarity Day
Oct 24 United Nations Day
Oct 30 World Thrift Day
Oct 31 National Integration Day

November

Nov 7 Infant Protection day; World Cancer Awareness Day
Nov 9 Legal Service Day
Nov 10 Transport Day
Nov 14 Children’s day/ World Diabetics day
Nov 17 Guru Nanak Dev’s Birth Anniverrsary
Nov 26 Law Day
Nov 30 Flag Day

December

Dec1 World AIDS Day
Dec 4 Navy Day
Dec 7 Armed Force Flag Day
Dec 10 Human Rights day
Dec 11 UNICEF Day
Dec 14 National Energy Conservation Day
Dec 19 Goa’s Liberation day
Dec 23 Kisan Divas

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