World Hand Hygiene Day is on 5th May
Every year, May 5th is World Hand Hygiene Day.
05 May 2021 Current Affairs:Every year, May 5th is World Hand Hygiene Day. This day is organized by the World Health Organization (WHO) to raise awareness of the importance of hand hygiene in preventing many serious infections. The theme for the year 2021 is Saving Lives the Second Time: Clean Hands. It is believed that hand washing is the most effective measure that can be taken to avoid various infections, including the COVID-19 virus.