UNGA announces 21stJune as International Yoga Day

Q.  When did the UN General Assembly announce 21st June as the International Yoga Day?
- Published on 20 Jun 15

a. 21st June 2014
b. 11th Dec 2014
c. 12th Dec 2014
d. 11th June 2014

ANSWER: 11th Dec 2014
International Yoga Day, June 21, was declared as the International Day of Yoga by the United Nations General Assembly on December 11, 2014. The declaration of this day came after the call for the adoption of 21 June as International Day of Yoga by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address to UN General Assembly on September 27, 2014.

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