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Daily News Digest:02 December 2019

World AIDS Day

1st December of every year is observed as World AIDS Day. It provides an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in fighting against HIV. This also shows support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from AIDS-related illness. This was founded in 1988; World AIDS Day was the first-ever global health day. The theme for 2019 is “Communities Make the Difference.”

National Pollution Control Day

National Pollution Control Day is observed on 2 December. This day is to raise awareness about the problem caused by increasing pollution. Pollution is a significant problem that is faced by the whole world these days. It is necessary to take exact measures and combat it. This day is observed in the memory of those who have lost their lives in the Bhopal Gas tragedy that happened on 2nd December 1984.

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery

Every year on 2nd December, the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery is observed. This is to highlight the importance of eradicating contemporary forms of slavery, including trafficking in persons, sexual exploitation, forced marriage, child labour, etc.

BSF celebrated the 55th raising day

The 55th raising day of BSF celebration was graced by the Minister of State of Home Affairs Nityanand Rai who attended the Raising Day celebrations of Border Security Force (BSF) on 1st December. Border Security Force (BSF) was formed on 1st December 1965. 

Exercise Mitra Shakti VII

The 7th edition of Exercise MITRA SHAKTI- 2019 aims to enhance the interoperability and operational efficiency among the armies of both India and Sri Lanka when deployed as part of United Nations peacekeeping forces commenced on 01 December at Aundh Military Station, Pune.

Thailand has been elected as a member of the World Heritage Committee

Thailand has been selected as a member of the World Heritage Committee. This was done during the 22nd session of the General Assembly of States Parties to the World Heritage Convention in Paris. The other new members are Egypt, Mali, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Russian Federation, and South Africa.

Nagaland Hornbill Festival

The Hornbill Festival began with a colourful blend of culture and tradition with a modern twist at Naga Heritage Kisama in Nagaland on 1st December. This is the 20th edition of Hornbill Festival. Also, Nagaland celebrated its 57th Statehood Day on December 1st 2019. It became the 16th State of the Union of India on 1st December 1963.

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