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Indian History Of Today- July 16

By on July 16, 2017
  • On 16 July 1856, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar made a law on the request of Governor Lord Canning, according to which Hindu widows were given the right to remarry.
  • On July 16, 1905, it was decided to boycott British goods in Bagerhat.
  • Social worker and freedom fighter Aruna Asaf Ali was born on July 16, 1909 in Kalka.
  • Modern Hindu playwright Jagdish Chandra Mathur was born on July 16, 1917.
  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research was established on July 16, 1929.
  • English Missionary Charles Studd died on July 16, 1931.
  • On July 16, 1936, Cricketer Venkataraman Subramanya was born.
  • The famous Geologist Suhrid Kumar Roy died on July 16, 1959.
  • Morarji Desai resigned from the Cabinet on July 16, 1969.
  • Russia on July 16, 1993 canceled the cryogenic rocket deal with India.
  • On July 16, 1994, Communist leader N.E. Balaram died.
  • On July 16 1996, the Supreme Court said that the demand for dowry also a crime during marriage talks.