List of Important Days in January 2021

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Here are the Important Days observed in the Month of January 2021. Remember that some important days are observed on different days each year.

Date

Day

Theme 2021

1 January Defence Research and Development Organisation, DRDO day  
4 January World Braille Day This is the birthday of Braille inventor, Louis Braille.
6 January Marathi Journalism Day  On 6th January 1832, Balshastri Jambhekar, who is known as the Father of Marathi Journalism, started the first newspaper “Darpan’.
6 January World Day of War Orphans  
9 January Bharatiya Pravasi Day or Non Resident Day Theme- Contributing to Aatmanirbhar Bharat
10 January World Hindi Day
12 January National Youth Day
14 January Armed Forces Veterans Day This year is being celebrated as Swarnim Vijay Varsh. It marks 50th Anniversary of 1971 Indo-Pak War.
15 January Indian Army Day
17 January National Immunisation Day (NID) commonly known as the Pulse Polio Immunisation programme. This year due to Covid-19 vaccination drive, the National Polio Immunisation Programme, as part of which children in the age group of 0-5 years are administered polio drops, has rescheduled to January 31.
19 January National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Raising Day
23 January PARAKRAM DIWAS to celebrate the 125th Birth Anniversary year of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
24 January National Girl Child Day
24 January International Day of Education Theme- Recover and Revitalize Education for the COVID-19 Generation
25 January National Voters Day Theme- Making Our Voters Empowered, Vigilant, Safe and Informed
25 January National Tourism Day Theme- Dekho Apna Desh
26 January  Republic Day
26 January  International Customs Day Theme- Customs bolstering recovery, renewal and resilience
27 January International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust Theme- Facing the Aftermath: Recovery and Reconstitution after the Holocaust
28 January Data Privacy Day  
30 January 73rd National Martyr’s Day or Sarvodaya Day Observed to mark the death anniversary of our father of the nation, Mahatma Gandhi.
30 January World Neglected Tropical Diseases Day  
31 January (Last Sunday of January) World Leprosy Day Theme- Beat Leprosy, End Stigma and Advocate for Mental Well-Being

 

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