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On 26 October in South Asian history

ON 26 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 26, 2019

1873: Birth of Abul Kashem Faslul Huq, Bengali statesman who died on  April 27, 1962
http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/A._K._Fazlul_Huq

Abul Kashem Faslul Huq

1890: Birth of Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi, Indian journalist and independence fighter, born on March 25, 1931
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/ganesh-shankar-vidyarthi-biography.html

Ganesh Shankar Vidyarti

1947: Hari Singh, the Maharaja of Kashmir asks to his kingdom to join Indian
http://www.jammu-kashmir.com/documents/harisingh47.html
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/26th-october-1947-maharaja-hari-singh-agrees-to-the-accession-of-jammu-and-kashmir-to-india

1950: India strongly protests the invasion of Tibet by China

1962: After Chinese aggression, India government proclaims State of  emergency

1974: Birth of Raveena Tandon, Indian actress
http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/topic/Raveena-Tandon

1985: Birth of Asin Thottumkal, Indian actress
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asin_Thottumkal

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

 2001: As a reward for their help in the fight against terrorism, Tokyo leaves all the applied sanctions on India and Pakistan after their  nuclear 1998 tests

2004: The final vote count in the Afghan presidential election give a  resounding victory to interim leader Hamid Karzai

2014: British troops have ended combat operations in Afghanistan as they and US troops handed over two huge adjacent bases to the Afghan military, 13 years after a US-led invasion to topple the Taliban
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/asia/2014/10/uk-troops-leave-afghanistan-after-13-years-20141026145324123162.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-29776544