2010 in India

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2010 in India by state/union territory:
Andaman and NicobarAndhra PradeshArunachal PradeshAssamBihar - ChandigarhChhatisgarh - Dadra and Nagar HaveliDaman and DiuDelhiGoaGujaratHaryanaHimachal PradeshJammu and KashmirJharkhandKarnatakaKeralaLakshadweepMadhya PradeshMaharashtraManipurMeghalayaMizoramNagalandOdishaPuducherryPunjabRajasthanSikkimTamil Nadu - TripuraUttar PradeshUttarakhandWest Bengal

Events in the year 2010 in the Republic of India.

Incumbents[edit]

Photo Post Name
PratibhaIndia.jpg India President Pratibha Patil
Hamid ansari.jpg India Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in WEF ,2009.jpg India Prime Minister Flag of the Indian National Congress.svg Dr. Manmohan Singh

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

May[edit]

Cyclone Laila over India, 19 May 2010

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

  • 3 October - XIX Commonwealth Games, were held in Delhi, India, from 3 to 14 October 2010.
  • 10 October – At least 36 people die after an overloaded boat capsizes on the Ganges River in the Buxar district of India's Bihar state.[81]
  • Mid-October, Mrs. Kashmira and Dr. Leo Rebello visit Andaman Islands, flying directly from Bombay to Portblair, on a chartered flight of Yatra travel, and find Jaravas (tar black people) still roaming fully naked hardly 30 km away from the Governor’s Palace. Visit the cellular jail and recommend that the said imposing edifice should be turned into a Heritage-Jail Hotel, and oppose the setting up of an Allopathy Hospital on the campus of the Cellular Jail to medicate the Jaravas, destroying their original genetic pool of over 5000 years old.
  • 11 October – 18 people are killed when a bus falls into a river in Bulandshahr district, Uttar Pradesh, India.[82]
  • 25 October – More than 700 species of ancient insects are discovered preserved in amber in an ancient rainforest in India.[83]
  • 30 October – At least 16 people drown and 70 are missing after an overcrowded ferry sinks in a river in West Bengal, eastern India.[84]

November[edit]

December[edit]

  • 5 December – 20-year-old Nicole Faria from Bangalore, Miss India, wins the Miss Earth 2010 crown in Vinpearl Land, Nha Trang, Vietnam.[88]
  • 10 December - Agni-II plus missile test fails in Orissa, India test-fired an upgraded version of the Agni-II plus nuclear-capable intermediate range ballistic missile off the Orissa coast. The test was declared a failure. The latest version of the "Agni" series missile is described as a two-stage, solid propellant rail and road mobile missile.
  • 26 December – A collision between a bus and a mini-truck kills 34 people and leaves 30 injured, near the town of Badaun in Uttar Pradesh state, in northern India.[89]
  • Late December - Onion price rise in Indian markets leads to political tensions.[90]

Predicted and scheduled events[edit]

Sports[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Cricket[edit]

Football[edit]

Multi Sports Games[edit]

Others[edit]

Births[edit]

Full date unknown[edit]

  • Falak, baby murder victim (d. 2012)

Deaths[edit]

January - July[edit]

August - December[edit]

Major Public Holidays[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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