1990 in India

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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  • March – The last Indian troops are withdrawn from Sri Lanka.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.
  • 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.
  • 4–10 May – Andhra Pradesh cyclone ravages southern India, 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

Births[edit]

  • 1 January – Ali Murtaza, cricketer.
  • 13 September – Dr.Purva Mansabdar- A maxillofacial surgeon from Hyderabad, India.

Deaths[edit]

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