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On 30 December in South Asian history

ON 30 DECEMBER IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on December 30, 2018

1788: French troops march on Madras (India)

1803: The Scindhia signed the Treaty of Surji-Anjangaon with the British after the Battle of Assaye and Battle of Argaon and ceded to the British Ganges-Jumna Doab, the Delhi-Agra region, parts of Bundelkhand, Broach, some districts of Gujarat, fort of Ahmmadnagar
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daulat_Scindia

1865: Birth of author Rudyard Kipling in Bombay (India)
http://www.kipling.org.uk/kip_fra.htm

1879: Birth of Sri Ramana Maharshi, Indian philosopher who died on 14 April 1950
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramana_Maharshi
http://www.sriramanamaharshi.org/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/30th-december-1879-ramana-maharshi-indian-spiritual-teacher-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6P42XI8GRo

1906: The All India Muslim League is founded in Dacca, East Bengal, British India Empire, which later laid down the foundations of Pakistan
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Muslim_League

1943: Subhas Chandra Bose raises the flag of Indian independence at Port Blair
https://www.indiatimes.com/news/india/this-day-in-1943-netaji-subhash-chandra-bose-hoisted-first-independent-indian-flag-in-andaman-nicobar-336657.html
http://www.iloveindia.com/indian-heroes/subhash-chandra-bose.html

1949: India recognizes the People’s Republic of China

1985: Pakistan martial law imposed by General Zia ul-Haq in 1977 is lift and Muhammad Khan Junejo is appointed prime minister. Zia ul-Hhaq stays on as president, and retains the powerful position of Chief of Army Staff. The 1973 constitution that had been suspended is restored
http://www.storyofpakistan.com/articletext.asp?artid=A077

2007: After the murderer of his mother, Bilawal Zardani, 19 years old, son of Benazir Bhutto is elected chairman of the Pakistan People’s Party
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/7164968.stm

2008: Pakistan suspends supplies to US and Nato forces in neighboring Afghanistan as security forces launch a major offensive against suspected pro-Taliban fighters
http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2008/12/2008123085859338685.html

2009: Death of Vishnuvardhan, Indian actor, born on Septemner 18, 1950
http://www.rediff.com/movies/report/vishnu-was-more-than-movie-icon/20091230.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vishnuvardhan_(actor)

2012: Death of Sonam Topgyal, Tibetan politician, PM of the CTA (1997-2001), born in 1941
http://www.thetibetpost.com/en/news/exile/3134-tibets-former-prime-minister-sonam-topgyal-dies-in-dharamshala
http://tibet.net/2012/12/31/cta-condoles-the-passing-away-of-kalon-trisur-sonam-topgyal/

2014: ATM Azharul Islam, 62, assistant secretary general of Bangladesh’s largest Islamist party, the Jamaat-e-Islami, becomes the 16th person and the 11th Islamist to be convicted of atrocities by the International Crimes Tribunal
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/southasia/2014/12/bangladesh-sentences-islamist-leader-death-2014123071546419103.html
http://www.thedailystar.net/punished-to-the-maximum-57747