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On 2 July in South Asian history

ON 2 JULY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on July 2, 2018

1757 : Nawab of Bengal Siraj-ud-Daula is captured and assassinate by Muhammad Beg at the insistence of Miran, son of Mir Zafar, his former army commander
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Siraj_ud-Daulah

 1902: Birth of K. Kanapathypillai, Sri Lankan author and academic who died in 1968
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K._Kanapathypillai
http://tamilnation.co/hundredtamils/kanapathipillai.htm

1940: Indian Independence leader Subhas Chandras Bose is arrested and detained in Calcutta
http://www.kamat.com/kalranga/itihas/bose.htm

1972: At Simla (India), Indian and Pakistani premiers Indira Gandhi and Ali Bhutto sign a peace agreement after their third war
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/july-2-1972-shimla-treaty-is-signed-between-indira-gandhi-and-zulfikar-ali-bhutto
http://www.jammu-kashmir.com/documents/simla.html

2009: In India, a court rules gay sex was not a crime, a verdict that will bolster demands by gay and health groups that the government scrap a British colonial law which bans homosexual sex

2016: ISIS attack on Dhaka café leaves 20 foreigners dead
http://gulfnews.com/news/asia/bangladesh/20-foreigners-killed-in-bangladesh-hostage-carnage-1.1856179
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-36692613