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On 21 January in South Asian history

ON 21 JANUARY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on January 21, 2019

1945: Death of Rash Behari Bose, an Indian leader against the British Ray in India, born on May 25, 1886
http://www.hindujagruti.org/articles/90.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rash_Behari_Bose
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/21-january-1945-rashbehari-bose-indian-revolutionary-died

1963: Death of Acharya Shivpujan Sahay, Indian author, born on August 9, 1893
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/acharya_shivpujan_sahay-profile-613-25.htm

1968: Birth of Sundar C., Indian actor and director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sundar_C.

Sundar C

1972: Tripura, Meghalaya and Manipur become full-fledged states in India

1980: Birth of N. Santhanam, Indian actor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N._Santhanam
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7uaPiaaz_DYumO7lF7JySg

1986: Birth of Sushant Singh Rajput, Indian actor
http://www.filmyfolks.com/celebrity/bollywood/sushant-singh-rajput.shtml

2006: Death of Bedanand Jha, Nepalese politician
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bedanand_Jha

2011: In a major step forward in Nepal’s tortured peace process, Maoist political leaders formally relinquish control of their 19,000-member army to a special governmental committee
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/23/world/asia/23nepal.html?ref=asia

2011: Death of E. V. V. Satyanarayana, Indian film director and producer, born on June 10, 1958
http://www.filmibeat.com/telugu/news/2011/evv-satyanarayana-died-cardiac-arrest-220111-aid0057.html
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/others/news-interviews/EVV-Satyanarayana-passes-away/articleshow/7339620.cms

EVV Satyanarayana

2012: Dozens of anti-government activists are arrested in the Maldivian capital Male;as the government accuses them of whipping up religious extremism
http://www.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Asia/Story/A1Story20120121-323253.html

2015: The new Sri Lankan government removes punishments imposed on controversial war-time army chief Sarath Fonseka by the previous regime
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-30912331