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Historical Event on 7/24/1991

Industrial licensing scrapped.

Other Historical Dates and Events
3/11/1948SS Jal Usha, the first ocean-going steamer made in India, was launched from Visakhapatnam.
12/28/1688Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb demolishes all temples (around 1,000) in Mathura. (During their reign, Muslim rulers had destroyed roughly 60,000 Hindu temples throughout India, constructing mosques on 3,000 sites).
10/5/1989Dalai Lama was honoured with the Nobel Peace Prize (1989).
2/16/1992Abbas Musawi, leader of Hezbollah, assassinated.
3/3/1952The Indian National Congress secured absolute majority in the Lok Sabha in the General elections.
1/29/1912Judge A.N. Ray, Chief Justice and Supreme Court of India, was born.
2/2/1982Mohanlal Purushottamdas Sukhadia, Chief Minister of Rajasthan, freedom fighter, passed away. He was the Chief Minister of Rajasthan from 1954-1971. He introduced Panchayati Raj in Rajasthan and worked for its industrialisation also.
9/7/1998Swami Ranganathananda is elected the 13th president of the Ramakrishna Order.
6/20/1916Sreemati Nathibai Damodher Thackersey (SNDT) Indian Women' s University, first women's and the fifth Indian University, was established in Pune by D.K. Karve.
4/15/1919British troops kill 400 Indians, who were demonstrating against the British rule at Amritsar for the forced marshall law on Punjab.