June 1 is celebrated as World Milk day every year. 2021 marks the 21st anniversary of World Milk day. World Milk Day was created to recognise the importance of milk as a nutritious food item. The day is also commemorated to honour the dairy industry. India is the world’s largest milk producer, with 22 percent of global production, followed by the United States of America, China, Pakistan and Brazil.
About World Milk Day
World Milk Day is an international day established by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations to recognize the importance of milk as a global food. It has been observed on June 1 each year since 2001.
Sources : PIB