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Historical Event on 7/24/1989

A majority of opposition members in Lok Sabha resign on the issue of C & AG report on Bofors gun deal.

Other Historical Dates and Events
10/22/1999The Prime Minister warns of more 'hard decisions'.
12/7/1979First International Children's Films Festival was held in Bombay.
8/29/1880Madhav Shrihari Ane, greatest Freedom fighter, was born.
3/31/1913Foundation stone of 'Gateway of India' was laid by Sir George Sydneham Clerk.
8/28/1934Justice Sujata Manohar was born.
12/24/2000Viswanathan Anand becomes the first Asian to win a world chess title in the world chess championship in Taheran.
5/14/2000L. K. Advani, Union Home Minister, announces extension of the ban on the LTTE by two more years.
12/12/1961Portuguese civilians are evacuated amid fears of an Indian troop invasion at Goa, Daman and Diu.
11/8/1965Bashiruddin Ahmad, religious leader and litterateur, passed away.
4/25/2000The Supreme Court clears the decks for continuing the trial against AIADMK leader Jayalalitha in the controversial ''TANSI land deal case'' by ''erasing'' the Madras High Court judgment discharging her from the case.