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On 3 October in South Asian history

ON 3 OCTOBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on October 3, 2019

1678: The Taj Mahal, an architectural masterpiece in Agra (India) is completed after 22 years’work
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taj_Mahal

1904: Birth of Lal Bahadur Shastri (Indian 3rd Prime Minister (1964-1966), who died on January 11, 1966
http://www.liveindia.com/freedomfighters/LalBahadurShastri.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FntSVKXs2KY

1949: Birth of J. P. Dutta, Indian Bollywood film director
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._P._Dutta


http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x9z2rc_j-p-dutta-on-why-he-made-border_shortfilms

1995: Death of Ma. Po. Si., Indian author and politician, born on July 26, 1906
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ma._Po._Si.

2007: Death of M.N. Vijayan, Indian writer, orator, and academic, born on June 8, 1930
http://www.mainstreamweekly.net/article386.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M._N._Vijayan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1vsnxa1kf04

2012: Death of Abdul Haq Ansari, Indian theologian and scholar, born on September 1, 1931
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abdul_Haq_Ansari

2014: India and the United States have agreed to step up cooperation in maritime security to ensure freedom of navigation, at a time when China has shown its willingness to exert naval pressure over its territorial claims in the East and South China seas

2015: Death of Muhammad Nawaz Khan, Pakistani historian and author, born on November 23, 1943
http://tribune.com.pk/story/967374/historian-muhammad-nawaz-khan-passes-away/
https://en.wiki2.org/wiki/Muhammad_Nawaz_Khan_(author)

2015: Afghan troops recapture the center of the strategic northern city of Kunduz amid fierce clashes with Taliban militants, three days after losing the provincial capital in a humbling defeat for Kabul and its U.S. allies
http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/10/01/us-afghanistan-attack-idUSKCN0RU07Y20151001