TNPSC Mini Current Affairs October 2016 in Tamil – 2
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Days in October:
- October 1, International Day of Older Persons celebrated, with a theme, “Take a Stand Against Ageism”.
- October 2, International Day of Non Violence and Birthday of Lal bahadur Shastri.
- Every First Monday of October, celebrates as World Habitat Day
- October 4 – 10, was celebrated as World Space Week, with Theme Remote Sensing : Enabling Our Future.
- World Teachers Day was celebrated on October 5th every year, theme is Valuing Teachers, Inspiring Status
- October 9, World Post Day, with theme = Innovation, Integration and Inclusion
- October 10 = National Post Day
- October 10 = World Mental Health Day, with theme = Psychological First Aid
- October 11 = International Day of Girl Child, with theme, “Girl’s Progress = Goal’s Progress : What Count for Girls
- October 13 = International Day for Disaster Reduction, theme = Live to Tell : Raising Awareness, Reducing Mortality
- October 15 = Intenational Day of Rural Women
- October 16 = World Food Day, Theme = Climate is Changing : Food and Agriculture must too
- International Day for the Eradication of Poverty was observed on every year October 17th.
- October 20, World Osteoporosis Day Observed.
- October 21, Police Commemoration Day Observed.
- October 24 = United Nations Day, with theme = Freedom First
- October 27 = World Day for Audio Visual Heritage, Theme = It’s Your Story, Don’t Lose It.
- India’s first National Ayurveda Day celebrated on October 28.
- October 31, celebrated as Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) with theme, “Integration of India”
- October 31, birth anniversary of “Iron Man of India”, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
- October 31 = World Cities Day, theme = Inclusive Cities, Shared Development
- 2nd Thursday of October was observed as World Sights Day