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On 7 May in South Asian history

ON 7 MAY IN SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY

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Updated on May 7, 2018

1539: Death of Guru Nanak Dev, founder of Sikhism, born on 15 April 1469
https://www.sikhiwiki.org/index.php/Guru_Nanak

1861: Birth of Rabindranath Tagore, Indian writer, Nobel Prize, who died on August 7, 1941
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rabindranath_Tagore
http://www.mapsofindia.com/on-this-day/7-may-1861-rabindranath-tagore-indian-author-and-poet-was-born

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SPqQ7-XuLeA

1912: Birth of Pannalal Patel, Indian author who died on April 5, 1989
http://www.veethi.com/india-people/pannalal_patel-profile-2397-25.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pannalal_Patel

1924: Alluri Sita Rama Raju, leader of Indian freedom fighters, sends a message to the British on his willingness to surrender. He is then captured and executed that evening on the command of General Rutherford
http://www.southreport.com/alluri-sita-rama-raju/
http://www.mapsofindia.com/who-is-who/history/alluri-seetarama-raju.html

Alluri Sita Rama Raju

2002: Greeting Nepal’s Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, US president George Bush promises US aid to fight Maoist guerilla

2015: India takes a step towards ratifying a 41-year-old border dispute with Bangladesh that would see thousands of people living in “enclaves” being allowed to choose their nationality
http://www.dawn.com/news/1180515/india-moves-to-settle-1974-border-dispute-with-bangladesh
http://www.thedailystar.net/country/lba-placed-lok-sabha-80964

2017 : 50 Afghan soldiers killed, over 100 injured in retaliatory fire: Pakistan
https://www.thenews.com.pk/latest/203046-50-Afghan-soldiers-killed-over-100-injured-in-retaliatory-fire-Pakistan
http://www.dw.com/en/worst-border-clashes-in-years-are-afghanistan-and-pakistan-at-war/a-38743051