1990 in India

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Events in the year 1990 in the Republic of India.

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  • 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  • March - The last Indian troops are withdrawn from Sri Lanka.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.
  • 15 May - Agriculture and Rural Debt Relief Scheme providing debt relief up to 10,000 to small borrowers from Public Sector Banks and Regional Rural Banks announced.
  • 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 rVenkitaramanan Governor.esigns as prime minister and is succeeded by Janata Dal dissident Chandra Shekhar.
  • 22 December - Venkitaramanan becomes Governor of RBI

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