International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day on April 26

Posted on:26 Apr 2017 11:59:42
International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day on April 26
26 April 2017 Current Affairs:

  • International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day observed on April 26, 2017.

  • On December 8 2016, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution designating April 26 as International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day.

  • An explosion at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in 1986 spread a radioactive cloud over large parts of the Soviet Union Federation.

  • Nearly 8.4 million people in the Belarus, Ukraine and Russia countries were exposed to the radiation.


Monthly Current Affairs

Current Affairs Section

Daily Current Affairs Quiz

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs 2018 June

25 JUNE
NEWS
24 JUNE
NEWS
23 JUNE
NEWS
22 JUNE
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 May

31 MAY
NEWS
30 MAY
NEWS
29 MAY
NEWS
28 MAY
NEWS

Current Affairs 2018 April

30 APRIL
NEWS
29 APRIL
NEWS
28 APRIL
NEWS
27 APRIL
NEWS