Sweety Stay Original. 142 Questions 116 Answers 102 Best Answers 783 Points View Profile Sweety Asked: November 16, 20202020-11-16T19:36:46+05:30 2020-11-16T19:36:46+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS When statistics Day in India is celebrated? When statistics Day in India is celebrated and describe its theme. economics Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Rajnish Optimist 145 Questions 255 Answers 237 Best Answers 1k Points View Profile Best Answer Rajnish Optimist 2020-11-16T20:21:36+05:30Added an answer on November 16, 2020 at 8:21 pm Statistics Day of India is being celebrated on June 29, 2020, on the birth anniversary of Prof. P C Mahalanobis. More about statistics day: Theme: SDG- 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all of all ages. SDG- 5: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. A world-renowned statistician, Prasanta Chandra Mahalanobis (1893-1972), whose invaluable contributions led to the establishment of the National Statistical System in India. He is also known as the father of Indian Statistics. He was one of the members of Free India’s first Planning Commission. In the Second Five Year Plan, which worked towards India’s rapid industrialization, the Mahalanobis model was used. 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions Tell us about the Global Gender Gap Report 2021. Tell us about the Global Hunger Index 2020.