Important Days
World Milk Day 2024
▪ It is observed on June 1 every year to recognize the importance of milk as a global food.
▪ The day was first established in 2001 by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO).
Theme 2024: “Celebrating the vital role dairy plays in delivering quality nutrition to nourish the world”.
✓ India is the leading producer of Milk in the world

New Director for IGCAR
Chandrashekhar Gaurinath Karhadkar has been appointed as the new Director of the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR).
Formation – 1971
✓ Functions under Department of Atomic Energy.
Second largest Nuclear Research Centre after Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)

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