On This Day : National Unity Day

31 October is celebrated as “Rashtriya Ekta Diwas” National Unity Day.

31 October – Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi is assassinated by her two Sikh security guards. .

31 October – 3 November An estimated 2,700-10,000 Sikhs killed during the anti-Sikh riots in Delhi and other areas; mobs loot and damage several Sikh homes, businesses and Gurdwaras in response to the assassination of Indira Gandhi

31 October – Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel – The Iron Man of India. He was the one man who got 550 states and territories to form the united Republic of India.

1895 — C.N. Nayudu, first Indian cricket Test captain, was born
1943 — Oommen Chandy, Chief Minister of Kerala, was born



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