Devendra Fadnavis has resigned as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra. Uddhav Thackrey to be sworn in as the Chief Minister of state. He will be the first member from Thackrey family to be sworn in as Chief Minister. Manohar Joshi was the 1st chief minister from Shiv Sena.
Devendra Fadnavis becomes the Maharashtra Chief Minister to hold the post for the shortest time i.e. 4 days.
BJP’s Kalidas Kolambkar takes oath as Protem Speaker. Newly elected Members of Parliament from the Lok Sabha elect the Speaker among themselves. The Speaker should be someone who understands Lok Sabha functions and it someone accepted among the ruling and opposition parties. MPs propose a name to the Pro tem speaker
Jammu and Kashmir celebrates constitution day for the 1st time.
Siddharth Shrivastav, aged 12, a class 7 Hyderabad student has been hired by a software company as data scientist. He is a student of Sri-Chaitanya Techno School
Govt. compulsarily retires 21 income tax officials charged with corruption.
Earthquake of 6.4 magnitude hits west Albania, 14 killed, several injured.
Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksha has said that the country doesn’t want to get between India-China power struggle. Rajapaksha will be on his 1st official trip to India after becoming the President of Sri Lanka.
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