Important Days in October Month 2017

                                                     Important Days in October Month 2017

1. National Voluntary Blood Donation Day is observed on? – 1 October
2. International Day of Older Persons is observed on? – 1 October
3. What is the theme of International Day of Older Persons 2017 observed on 1 October 2017? – Stepping into the Future: Tapping the Talents, Contributions and Participation of Older Persons in Society
4. World Vegetarian Day is observed on? – 1 October
5. Nation celebrated the ___th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi on 2 October 2017? – 148th
6. Which country marked its 68th National Day on 1st October 2017? – China
7. International Day of Non-Violence is observed on? – 2 October
8. Birth anniversary of which former Prime Minister of India is celebrated on 2 October 2017? – Lal Bahadur Shastri
9. World Habitat Day 2017 is observed on? – 2 October 2017
10. Name the theme of “World Habitat Day 2017” observed on 2 October 2017? – Housing Policies: Affordable Homes.

11. World Teachers’ Day is observed on? – 5 October
12.  World Space Week is organized across the World from? – 4 October to 10 October
13. What was the theme of 2017 World Teachers’ Day (WTD) which was observed on 5 October 2017? – Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers
14. 85th Indian Air Force Day was celebrated on? – 8 October
15. Indian President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the India Water Week – 2017 on 10 October 2017 in New Delhi. What is the main theme of the event? –  Water and Energy for Inclusive Growth
16. World Post Day is celebrated each year on? –  9 October
17. Women and Child Development Ministry celebrated the ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ week from? – 9 October 2017-14 October 2017
18. Territorial Army celebrated its 68th Raising Day on? – 9 October
19. National Postal day is observed on? – 10 October
20. World Mental Health Day is observed every year on? –  10 October

 

21. International Day of the Girl Child is observed on? – 11 October
22. World Sight day is observed on? – 12 October
23. World Egg Day is observed on? – 13 October
24. International Day for Disaster Reduction was observed across the world on? –  13 October
25. What is the theme of International Day of the Girl Child 2017 observed on 11 October 2017? – The Power of the Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030
26. World Arthritis Day is observed on? – 12 October
27. World Standards Day is observed on? – 14 October
28. International Day of Rural Women is observed on? – 15 October
29. World Food Day is observed globally on? – 16 October
30. 33rd raising day of which organization was celebrated on 16 October 2017? – National Security Guard (NSG)
31. What is the theme of International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (IDEP) which is observed globally on 17 October? –  ‘Answering the Call of October 17 to end poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies’
32. International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (IDEP) is observed globally on? – 17 October
33. Global Handwashing Day was observed on? – October 15
34. 2nd Ayurveda Day is celebrated on? – 17 October
35. World Osteoporosis Day is observed every year on? – 20 October
36. World Statistics Day is observed on? – 20 October
37. Police Commemoration Day is observed every year on? –  21 October
38. National Solidarity Day is observed every year on? –  October 20
39. 56th raising day of the Indo Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) was recently celebrated on? – October 24
40. United Nations Day is observed every year on? – October 24

 

41. World Development Information Day (WDID) is observed every year on? – October 24

42. World Polio Day is observed annually across world on? –  October 24

43. The Infantry Day in observed every year in India on? – October 27

44. World Day for Audiovisual Heritage is observed globally on? – 27 October

45. Rashtriya Ekta Diwas was celebrated in India on 31 October 2017 to commemorate the birth anniversary of? – Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel