This article will walk you through the Current Affairs facts as of 1st June 2021. Presented here is your daily dose of Current Events and GK.
World Tobacco Day is observed every year on 31 May to highlight the risks associated with tobacco use. On this day, many campaigns, programs, and activities are organized to educate people about the ill effects of tobacco on health. According to the WHO, over 8 million people die every year worldwide due to the consumption of tobacco. The theme of this year's World No Tobacco Day is "Committed to Quit Tobacco".
The Ministry of Education launched the Yuva-Pradhanmantri Yojana to train young writers. According to the ministry, it is a writer mentoring program to train young and budding writers (under 30 years of age). With this, reading, writing, and book culture can be promoted and India and Indian writing can be displayed at the global level.
Hindi Journalism Day is celebrated on 30 May. The first newspaper in the Hindi language called 'Udanta Martand' was taken out from Calcutta (now Kolkata) on 30 May 1826. Therefore, this day is celebrated as Hindi Journalism Day.
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