17th April in Indian History!!
What happened in today's history of India? India has a rich and diverse history that spans thousands of years. From ancient civilizations to colonialism to independence and beyond, India's history is a fascinating and complex tapestry. In this article, by shaheed bhagat singh civil services academy we'll take a brief look at some of the major events that happened in India on 17 April.
|1952||The first Lok Sabha of the country was formed on this day in 1952.|
|1977||On this day in 1977, the Independence Party merged with the Janata Party and emerged as a big party.|
|1996||On this day in 1996, the Indian Railways had interrupted AIDS patients from traveling.|
|1983||India launched the SLV-3 rocket in 1983.|
|2003||The Indo-British Parliamentary Forum was formed in 2003 after 55 years.|
|2008||Four important agreements were signed between India and Brazil in 2008.|
|1975||India's first Vice President and second President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan died on 17 April 1975.|