Global Handwashing Day 2020: Know how much it is important to wash hands to be healthy
If you wash your hands, you will stay away from diseases. Global Hand Washing Day was started in 2008 to make people aware of the benefits of hand washing. Global Handwashing Day 2020.
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Global Handwashing Day is observed every year on 15 October. If you keep your hands clean then you will be healthy. Before eating food, after eating food and before feeding someone, definitely wash hands. Only then you and your family can be safe from diseases.
The importance of hand washing has increased even more in the coronas. Doctors and experts are advising that if you want to be healthy, wash your hands frequently. You know that by washing hands, respiratory and intestinal diseases can be reduced by 25-50 percent.
Let us know why Global Hand Washing Day is celebrated and some important things related to it:
Global Hand Washing Day was founded in 2008 in Sweden. The Global Handwashing Partnership started the day at the World Water Week held in Sweden with the aim of spreading awareness about hand washing with soap.
Members of the Partnership Committee included Colgate, Palmolive, FHI 360, Procter & Gamble, UNICEF, Unilever and World Bank. To celebrate this day, many programs are organized every year, whose main purpose is to tell people the importance of washing hands. Madhya Pradesh, which runs a handwashing program on hand cleaning, was recorded in the Guinness World Record in 2014.
The special purpose of starting the Global Handwashing Day campaign:
The aim of Global Handwashing Day is to promote and support soap washing culture in all types of societies.
The special purpose of Global Hand Washing Day is to make people aware of the benefits of washing hands in every country, stating the importance of washing hands with soap.
The campaign was launched to control child mortality, respiratory diseases and diarrhea. Hand washing with soap is an easy task, through which the death rate due to respiratory diseases can be reduced by 25%. While diarrhea can be cut by up to 50%.
More than 60% of health workers worldwide do not follow hand washing rules. According to the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention, health care officials in the US also do not pay proper attention to the cleanliness of their hands.
Washing hands is a good habit, due to which we can be safe from many diseases like coronavirus, diarrhea and pneumonia etc.
If you also want to contribute on Global Hand Washing Day, then tell the benefits of hand washing in front of people and motivate them to wash their hands.