Every year June 14 is observed as the World Blood Donor Day but this year, it is going to be very special because COVId-19 has made voluntary blood donation a difficult task. It has added one more screening test for the blood.
The World Blood Donor Day 2020
The theme for this year is “safe blood saves life” and health experts and patient advocacy groups have come together to promote blood donation and stressed on the safety aspect of blood donation especially when it has become scarce amid the coronavirus pandemic.
International Labour Organization (ILO) has marked June 12 to observe the World Day Against Child Labour and it is observed in almost 100 countries around the globe.
History of the World Day Against Child Labour
It started in 2002 when the International Labour Organization suggested that June 12 be observed as the World Day Against Child Labour. And it put facts in support of its suggestion. It said that many children in the age group of 5 to 17 were engaged in work that deprived them of normal childhood like getting education, proper healthcare and … Read the rest
YouTube celebrity Carry Minati turns 21 today. Born on June 21, Ajay Nagar is the proud owner of the most subscribed YouTube channel CarryMinati. “So how are you guys” is the tagline of his channel.
Meet Ajay Nagar
The 21-year old YouTuber hails from Faridabad in the Delhi NCR region. He did his initial schooling from Delhi Public School (DPS) but he was more inclined to creative than traditional studies. Ajay launched his first YouTube channel at the age of 10-11. It was StealThFearzz but it didn’t receive expected response from the targeted audiences. He used to post different videos … Read the rest
June 5 is celebrated as the World Environment Day. It started with a UN resolution to mark a day to educate people about importance of environment for sustenance of life on earth by observing and celebrating the World Environment Day.
History of the World Environment Day
The decision to observe the World Environment Day was taken at the World Environment Day Conference organized by the United Nations General Assembly in 1972 and the first World Environment Day was observed on June 5, 1974. Since then, June 5 is marked for celebrating the environment.
Singer composer Wajid Khan of famous Sajid-Wajid duo passed away in Mumbai. The 42-year old singer was hospitalized with a kidney problem a few days ago in Surana Hospital in Chembur suburb and he breathed his last on Sunday. But there are conflicting claims about his death.
Death due to natural reasons
According to music director Salim Merchant, Wajid Khan had multiple health issues. He had kidney transplant a year ago and recently got infection in the kidney. Merchant said that Khan was on ventilator on the last days as his condition deteriorated during treatment.