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Major News and Events of 13 July 2016

What Happened on 13 July 2016


Supreme Court Brings Congress Government Back in Arunachal Pradesh

After quashing presidential rule, the Supreme Court of India has restored Congress government in Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday. A five-judge Constitution Bench cancelled the Governor's decision of imposing President's Rule in the state and even called his actions illegal, which further may violate the Constitutional provisions. The bench then decided to restore Congress government in the state.

70 Police Guns Snatched by Protesters

As per reports, seventy of the semi-automatic and automatic police guns have been snatched by a mob from a police station in Damhal Hanji Pora in Kulgam. On Tuesday, troops made two separate attempts to snatch the weapons. After Wani's death, mobs have been trying to attack the police stations and take away the weapons.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
How many states are there in India? There are 29 states and 7 union territories in India. The states have their own government while the union territories are governed by the central government. The states are namely, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar,… Read More...
Which cities in India have the metro railway system? The Metro railway system and service are operational in 10 cities in India. These are Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Mumbai, Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Lucknow. The Kolkata Metro rail is the… Read More...
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