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On 29 June in South Asian history

ON 29 JUNE IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on June 29, 2018

1873: Death of Michael Madhusudan Dutt, Indian poet and playwright, born on January 25, 1824
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Madhusudan_Dutt
http://en.banglapedia.org/index.php?title=Dutt,_Michael_Madhusudan

1945: Birth of Chandrika Kumaratunga, first female Sri Lankan president (1994-2005)http://www.thefamouspeople.com/profiles/chandrika-kumaratunga-7154.php

Chandrika 1

2004: In Pakistan, Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain, chairman of the Pakistan’s Muslim League-Q, is appointed Prime Minister, succeeding Zafarullah Khan Jamali
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaudhry_Shujaat_Hussain
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zafarullah_Khan_Jamali

2011: Two French journalists held hostage in Afghanistan since December 30, 2009, have been released along with their interpreter after 547 days
http://edition.cnn.com/2011/WORLD/asiapcf/06/29/afghanistan.france.hostages/index.html
http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20110629-french-afghan-hostage-journalists-freed