World AIDS Day is celebrated every year to raise awareness about the Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) disease. This disease is caused by the pandemic disease known as Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV).
This pandemic disease HIV is found in the tissues and that is transmitted through blood, semen, breast milk, etc.It is a sexually transmitted disease .
🔹The day is being celebrated since 1988.
1997 – In the Indian state of Bihar, Ranvir Sena attacked the CPI (ML) Party Unity stronghold Lakshmanpur-Bathe, killing 63 lower caste people.
1950 – Manju Bansal, Indian biologist and academic
1955 – Udit Narayan, Indian playback singer
1960 – Shirin M. Rai, Indian-English political scientist and academic
1980 – Mohammad Kaif, Indian cricketer and politician
Death/ Death Anniversary
1964 – J. B. S. Haldane, English-Indian geneticist and biologist (b. 1892)