World No Tobacco Day: 31 May

Every year, on 31 May, World Health Organization and partners mark World No Tobacco Day (WNTD).  The theme of World No Tobacco Day 2018 is “Tobacco and heart disease.”

The day highlights the health and other risks associated with tobacco use, and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption.
Source- The WHO

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Bank of India Exam 2018-
  • Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is the present Director General of WHO.
  • WHO Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.