World Milk Day 2022: Current Affairs

World Milk Day is observed every year on June 1 to recognize milk as global food and to celebrate the dairy industry. World Milk Day 2022 also highlights the significance of milk and the role that it plays in a healthy diet. Milk Day was adopted by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations and since then World Milk Day has been celebrated with events and campaigns promoting the benefits of the milk and dairy products.

World Milk Day 2022 celebration began with a dairy rally from May 29 and May 31 and will conclude on June 1. Milk Day, as the name suggests, aims at spreading awareness and how to milk as a diet can be consumed from breakfast to dinner in various forms. Notably, India is the largest producer of milk followed by the US, Pakistan, and China, and also accounts for 22 per cent of the global milk production.