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On 23 October in South Asian history

ON 23 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 23, 2019

1923: Birth of Aslam Farrukhi, Pakistani scholar and poet
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aslam_Farrukhi

1929: Birth of Shamsur Rahman, Bangladeshi poet, columnist and journalist,.who died on August 17, 2006
http://www.loc.gov/acq/ovop/delhi/salrp/shamsurrahman.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shamsur_Rahman

1996: The forces of Commandant Massoud, launch a large scale offensive against Taliban in northern of Kabul

2012: Death of Sunil Gangopadhyay, Indian author and poet, born on September 7, 1934
http://ibnlive.in.com/news/bengali-writer-sunil-gangopadhyay-dies-of-a-heart-attack-at-78/301744-40-103.html
http://www.rediff.com/news/report/eminent-writer-sunil-gangopadhyay-passes-away/20121023.htm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygzPNhz8EAk

2013: China and India sign a deal aimed at soothing tension on their contested border, as the two countries try to break a decades-old stalemate on overlapping claims to remote stretches of the Himalayas.
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2013/10/china-india-reach-border-defence-pact-2013102363258699437.html
http://www.chinapost.com.tw/asia/india/2013/10/23/391942/China-India.htm

2014: Bangladesh Islamist leader Ghulam Azam dies aged 91. Last year Azam was sentenced to 90 years in jail after being found guilty of charges relating to Bangladesh’s 1971 war of independence with Pakistan
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-29749450