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On 11 October in South Asian history

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ON 11 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 11, 2019

1572: Death of Sulaiman Khan Karrani, Sultan of Bengal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sulaiman_Khan_Karrani
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Sulaiman_Karrani

1737: Earthquake kills 300,000 and destroys half of Calcutta India https://sites.google.com/site/indiaquake/earthquake-damage-in-calcutta-kolkata

1902: Birth of Jayaprakash Narayan, Indian freedom fighter and political leader who died on October 8, 1979
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/jayaprakash-narayan.html
http://www.mkgandhi-sarvodaya.org/jpnarayan/jpin.htm

1916: Birth of Nanaji Deshmukh, Indian educator and activist, influent member of the Bharaliya Jana Sangh who died on February 26, 2010
http://www.chitrakoot.org/html/aboutus.htm

1942: Birth of Amitabh Bachchan, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amitabh_Bachchan
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/11th-october-1942-amitabh-bachchan-indian-actor-is-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5_rTQ3lZYs

1960: Hurricane ravages East-Pakistan (6,000 die)

1962: Jawaharlal Nehru orders to free the North-East territories invaded by China

1967: Afghan Prime minister Mohammad Hashim Maiwandwal resigns for health reason
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mohammad_Hashim_Maiwandwal

1987: Start of Operation Pawan by Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka. Few thousand ethnic Tamil civilians, several hundred Tamil Tigers and few hundred Indian Army soldiers will be killed
http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/indian-armys-action-against-ltte-developes-into-countrys-longest-war-since-independence/1/328863.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Pawan
http://www.indianetzone.com/3/operation_pawan_1987.htm

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2002: Nepal king Gyanendra names Lokendra Bahadur Chand, leader of the royalist party, 63 ans, as Prime Minister of a nine-member cabinet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lokendra_Bahadur_Chand

2002: Death of Dina Pathak, Indian actress, born on March 4, 1922
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dina_Pathak
http://www.browsebiography.com/bio-dina_pathak.html

2007: Death of Sri Chinmoy Chinmoy Kumar Ghose East Bengal founder of the Sri Chinmoy meditation centres
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sri_Chinmoy

2015 : Oli, of the Communist Party of Nepal (Unified Marxist Leninist), defeats by 338 votes to 249 former premier Sushil Koirala, who had stepped down from the top job as required by the constitution adopted on September 20
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/10/kp-sharma-oli-nepal-prime-minister-151011074949703.html