1990 in India

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1990
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Events in the year 1990 in the Republic of India.

Incumbents[edit]

Events[edit]

  • January - An insurgency breaks out in Kashmir Valley, inflaming tensions with Pakistan. New Delhi dissolves the state assembly and imposes direct rule.
  • March - The last Indian troops are withdrawn from Sri Lanka.
  • 15 April – Food poisoning kills 450 guests at an engagement party in Uttar Pradesh.
  • May - A cyclone ravages the southern state of Andhra Pradesh, killing nearly 1,000 people.
  • V P Singh announces implementation of Mandal commission report.
  • November - V.P. Singh resigns as prime minister and is succeeded by Janata Dal dissident Chandra Shekhar.

Births[edit]

  • 1 January - Ali Murtaza, cricketer.
  • 12 January Nawab Quibria Haque
  • 28 November Sathishkamal.M, MIB, Pachagoundan palayam, sulur.

Deaths[edit]

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