Question: International Tiger Day is celebrated on-
(a) 28 July
(b) 29 July
(c) 30 July
(d) 26 July
- On 29 July 2016 International Tiger Day was celebrated across the world.
- The goal of the day is to promote a global system for protecting the natural habitats of tigers and to raise public awareness and support for tiger conservation issues.
- The day was created in 2010 at the Saint Petersburg Tiger Summit.
- In the summit 13 countries had pledged, that they will double the tiger population.
- Currently 13 countries have a total 3948 tiger’s population.
- While the total number of tigers in India is 1,706.