On 10 February in South Asian history

ON 10 FEBRUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on February 10, 2019

1771: To the head of a powerful army, the Marathe Madhava Râo Sindhia enters Delhi to restore the legitimacy of Shah Alam II, the emperor Moghol exiled with Allâhâbâd
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/person.asp?perid=P071

1846: During the first Anglo-Sikh War, British defeat Sikhs in final battle of Sobraon
https://www.britishbattles.com/first-sikh-war/battle-of-sobraon/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Sobraon

1846-02-10 Battle of Sobraon

1847: Birth of Nabinchandra Sen, famous Bengali poet who died on January 23, 1909
http://www.indianetzone.com/54/nabin_chandra_sen.htm

1859: British Gen Horsford defeats the Begum of Oudh Mazrat Mahral & Nana Sahib in Indian mutiny
http://ve65.blogspot.fr/2015/02/nana-sahib-from-wikipedia-free.html
http://www.newsgram.com/unsung-hero-of-1857-revolt-begum-hazrat-mahal/

1943: In India, Gandhi starts a hunger strike to protest his detention

1952: India passes first test of democracy in the country first general election
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/february/10/newsid_3485000/3485587.stm

1987: Death of Syed Sadequain Ahmed Naqvi, Pakistani painter, calligrapher and artist, born in 1930
http://www.siliconeer.com/past_issues/2014/january-2014/Jan14-Siliconeer-Art-The-Rich-Legacy-of-Sadequain.html
http://jawaidsiddiq.blogspot.fr/2011/06/syed-sadequain-ahmed-naqvi.html

Jawaidsid Syed Sadequain Ahmed Naqvi

2011: India and Pakistan announce that the two countries would resume peace talks that have been stalled since 2008, when Pakistani militants staged coordinated terrorist attacks in Mumbai
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/11/world/asia/11talks.html?_r=1&ref=asia
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-12416441
http://www.france24.com/en/india-pakistan-peace-talks-resume-mumbai-attacks-gilani-singh

2011: Tashi Dhondup, Tibet’s freedom singer, is released after more than a year in a re-education through labour camp in Qinghai province. He receives a hero’s welcome at home for his songs that express the pain caused by the lack of freedom in Tibet
http://www.asianews.it/news-en/Tibet’s-freedom-singer-released,-gets-hero’s-welcome-20745.html

2015: An anti-corruption party, led by Arvind Kejriwal has won a stunning victory in the Delhi state elections in a huge setback for India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-india-31294500
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/02/india-ruling-party-heading-defeat-dehli-150210042226101.html

2016: Renowned Urdu novelist and playwright Fatima Surayya Bajia passes away
http://www.dawn.com/news/1238621/renowned-urdu-playwright-fatima-surayya-bajia-passes-away-at-85
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fatima_Surayya_Bajia



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