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On 25 April in South Asian history

ON 25 APRIL IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on April 25, 2019

1809: Signature of the treaty of Amritsar, which settles Indo-Sikh relations for a generation, is concluded between Charles T. Metclafe, representation the British East India Company, and Ranjit Singh, head ot the Sikh kingdom of Punjab
http://www.learnpunjabi.org/eos/ANGLO-SIKH%20TREATY%20(AMRITSAR,%201809).html

1875: Death of Trinley Gyatso, 12th Dalai Lama,.born on January 1857
http://indiatodayshistory.blogspot.fr/2015/04/25-apr-1875-death-of-trinley-gyatso.html

1960: Death in exile at Zurich of Amanullah Khan, king of Aghanistan (1919-1929), born on January 6, 1892
https://www.khaama.com/king-amir-amanullah-khan/
http://www.britishmuseum.org/research/search_the_collection_database/term_details.aspx?bioId=17370

1968 : Death of Bade Ghulam Ali Khan, Hindustani classical vocalist, born on April 2, 1902
http://www.indianetzone.com/6/ustad_bade_gulam_ali_khan.htm
http://www.surgyan.com/badeghulamalikhan.htm

1989: Birth of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima who will be recognized as the 11th Pachen Lama by the Dalai Lama but refused by Beijing
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gedhun_Choekyi_Nyima

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RahsoZ0I050

1992: Islamic forces in Afghanistan took control of most of the capital of Kabul following the collapse of the Communist government

2005: Death Swami Ranganathananda (born Shankaran Kutty), hindu monk who took part in politics in India, born on 15 December 1908
http://www.thehindu.com/2005/04/26/stories/2005042603881200.htm
http://www.ivarta.com/columns/OL_050430.htm

2011: More than 470 inmates at a prison in southern Afghanistan escapes through a tunnel hundreds of meters long and dug from outside the jail. Officials in the city of Kandahar said many of those who escaped from Sarposa jail were Taliban insurgents
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-13184920
http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/04/25/afghanistan.prison.break/index.html
http://www.france24.com/en/20110425-afghanistan-taliban-nearly-500-freed-kandahar-jailbreak-tunnel

2012: Pakistan successfully conducts a test of an intermediate range ballistic missile. The Hatf-IV Shaheen-1A missile is capable of carrying both nuclear and conventional warheads
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2012/04/201242545255746331.html
http://edition.cnn.com/2012/04/25/world/asia/pakistan-missile-test/index.html?hpt=ias_c2

2015: A 7.8 magnitude earthquake centered less than 50 miles from Kathmandu rocks Nepal with devastating force, toppling homes, temples and historic buildings and leaving at least 1,457 people dead, authorities said
http://edition.cnn.com/2015/04/25/asia/nepal-earthquake-7-5-magnitude/index.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-32467986
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2015/04/powerful-earthquake-hits-nepal-150425063918183.html