General Awareness section plays an important role in competitive examinations like PSC, SSC, RRB and Banking. Important National and International Days which comes under General Awareness section is an integral part of all competitive examinations. So in order to prepare better, it is important to have the knowledge of Important Days and events in a year. In order to help you ace your preparation for the exams, Entri have prepared the Calendar PDF for important days in 2020. Check below to download printable Entri Calendar for the year 2020.
Entri Calendar 2020: Download Free 2020 Calendar PDF
Check the below table for knowing the Important days/events in the year 2020 which are expected in competitive exams like PSC, SSC , RRB, Banking.
|Important Dates||Event||Reason behind important days|
|January 26||Republic day||Indian constitution came into effect|
|February 21||International Mother Language Day||Awareness on linguistic & cultural diversity|
|March 8||International Women’s Day||Commemorates women’s achievements throughout history|
|April 21||National Civil Service Day||Dedicated to civil servants for their exemplary services|
|May 1||World Labours Day||Commemorates 1886 Haymarket affairs in Chicago|
|June 5||World Environment Day||Encouraging awareness and action for the protection of the environment|
|July 26||Kargil Vijay Diwas||Named after the success of “Operation Vijay” on July 26, 1999|
|August 15||Indian Independence Day||India got independence|
|September 5||National Teacher’s Day||The birth anniversary of Dr. S Radhakrishnan, Former President of India|
|October 24||World Polio Day||Commemorate the birth of Jonas Salk|
|November 14||Children’s Day||Commemorate the birth of Jawaharlal Nehru|
|December 1||World AIDS Day||Raises awareness on AIDS pandemic|
|December 4||Indian Navy Day||Commemorates Operation Trident against Pakistan Naval Headquarters on December 4, 1971|
|December 10||International Human Rights Day||Honours the Universal Declaration of Human Rights adopted on Dec 10, 1948|
In this article, we have included important days which are frequently asked in competitive exams. We hope you found this article helpful. Being aware of important national and international days will be helpful in your upcoming examination!
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