India in UN marks World Bicycle Day
05, Jun 2019
Prelims level : Mains level :
- India joined the United Nations initiative to acknowledge “uniqueness, longevity, and versatility” of the bicycle on the occasion of World Bicycle day.
- UN Headquarters in New York marked the day with a special outdoor event, which General Assembly President Maria Fernanda Espinosa observed comes “at a crucial time” as there are only 11 years left to avoid the worst impacts of climate change.