18th 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 18 April.
|1612||Shah Jahan marries Mumtaz.|
|1859||Tatya Tope, who had created a reputation for independence in the country, was hanged for playing a decisive role in the first revolution of independence of 1857.|
|1917||Gandhiji selected Champaran in Bihar to start his Satyagraha movement.|
|1950||Vinoba Bhave started the Bhoodan movement with 80 acres of land in Panchampalli village in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh.|
|1971||India's first jumbo jet Boeing 747 arrives in Bombay. It was named Emperor Ashoka.|
|1978||Sobha Singh, who built modern New Delhi, died.|
|1991||Kerala was declared the first fully literate state in the country.|
|1991||Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee lost the confidence vote in the Lok Sabha by one vote.|
|2001||16 soldiers of India martyred due to the firing of Bangladesh army into Indian border.|
|2008||India and Mexico enter into new agreements in the field of civil aviation and energy.|