Bhubaneswar: On World Population Day, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik pledged to nurture our human resource with investment on education, training & healthcare, with special focus to build a powerful nation.
Healthy population with right education and skill is a driving force for a prosperous nation. On #WorldPopulationDay, reiterate pledge to nurture our human resource with investment on education, training & healthcare, with special focus on vulnerable to build a powerful nation. pic.twitter.com/H0omgiiHiB
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) July 11, 2020
World Population Day is celebrated on 11 July annually to make people aware about the growing population issues and urgency of family planning.
The day has since then been adopted by the international community to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues.
World Population Day aims to increase people’s awareness on various population issues such as the importance of family planning, gender equality, poverty, maternal health and human rights.