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13th September - A Day in the life of India


DayFriday, 13 September 2019
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13th September in the History of India
  • 1948 – Deputy Prime Minister of India Vallabhbhai Patel orders the Army to move into Hyderabad to integrate it with the Indian Union.
  • 2008 – Delhi, India, is hit by a series of bomb blasts, resulting in 30 deaths and 130 injuries.
  • 2019 - The UP government decided to start paying their own income tax, ending a four-decade-old practice of the state exchequer shelling out the amount for them, under the Uttar Pradesh Ministers' Salaries, Allowances and Miscellaneous Act, 1981.
  • 2019 - Bihar's Sanoj Raj became the first crorepati of KBC 11. 
  • 2019 - 11 dead, 5 missing after boat capsizes during Ganesh Visarjan in Bhopal
  • 2019 - ABVP sweeps 3 of Top 4 seats, NSUI could manage 1 seat of secretary post. Poll sees 39.9% voter turnout.
Birthdays:
  • 1865 – William Birdwood, Indian-English field marshal (d. 1951)
  • 1980 – Viren Rasquinha, Indian field hockey player
  • 1995 – Shubham Khajuria, Indian cricketer
  • 2010 - Yug, Son of Kajol and Ajay Devgan
Deaths:
  • 1929 – Jatindra Nath Das, Indian activist (b. 1904) 
  • 1931 – Lili Elbe, Danish model and painter (b. 1882)
  • 1944 - Noor-un-Nissa Inayat Khan aka Nora Inayat-Khan was born on 1st of January 1914 was a British heroine of World War II renowned for her service in the Special Operations Executive. She also went by the name Nora Baker and was a published author of Indian and American descent who was posthumously awarded the George Cross for her service in the SOE, the highest civilian decoration in the UK. She was also Britain's first Muslim war heroine. Khan was executed by Germany in their concentration camps when she didn't reveal her identity or any kind of secret code to the Germans (born - 1st January 1914)
  • 1973 – Sajjad Zaheer, Indian poet and philosopher (b. 1905)
  • 1975 – Mudicondan Venkatarama Iyer, Indian singer and musicologist (b. 1897)
  • 2012 – Ranganath Misra, Indian lawyer and jurist, 21st Chief Justice of India (b. 1926)
Railway Notifications:
  • IRCTC has introduced Majestic Tourist Train to cover Royal Rajasthan in 4 Nights/5Days, which includes Mandawa-Jaisalmer-Jodhpur-Jaipur on 25th November 2019, 23rd December 2019, 20th January 2020, 17th Feb 2010, 23rd March 2020 and 9th April 2020. 
  • Train No. 13008(U A Toofan EXP) will be cancelled between AGRA CANTT(AGC) and PT DEEN DAYAL UPADHYAYA JN (DDU) till 19th October 2019.

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