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Today’s history: Chandrashekhar became the PM of India, the world’s first motorcycle was launched

New Delhi: Amidst all the ongoing discussion about the rise and fall of pollution in the capital Delhi and many states of North India, it will be interesting to know that 10 November is celebrated as ‘Transport Day’ in India. Also, it is a practice to celebrate this date on behalf of UNESCO as ‘World Science Day for Peace and Development’ all over the world. Talking about celebrating this day as Transport Day, while the expansion of road, rail, air and water transport is seen as linked to development, its ill effects on the environment are also not hidden from anyone. Today, scientists from all over the world are trying to clean the environment and make this world a better place to live in. For another reason, the day of November 10 has special significance in history. The world’s first motorcycle was introduced on this day. On this day in 1990, Chandrashekhar became the eighth Prime Minister of India. The sequence of other important events recorded on the date of November 10 in the history of the country is as follows:-

1659: Shivaji killed Afzal Khan near Pratapgarh Fort.

1698: Calcutta was sold to the East India Company.

1848 – Birth of Surendranath Banerjee, leader of the Indian National Congress.

1885 – Gottlieb Daimler introduces the world’s first motorcycle.

1908 – Kanhai Lal Dutt sacrificed his life by hanging on the noose for the independence of India.

1920 – The birth of Dattopant Thengdi, a nationalist trade union leader and founder of the Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh.

1983 – Bill Gates publicly introduces Windows 1.0.

1990: Chandrashekhar becomes the eighth Prime Minister of India.

2000 – The work of the Ganga-Mekong link project started. This includes India, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam.

2001 – Atal Bihari Vajpayee, the then Prime Minister of India, addressed the United Nations General Assembly.

2006 – Assassination of pro-Tamil MP N Raviraj in Sri Lanka.

2008 – Giving strategic depth to India-Qatar ties, the two countries sign a Defense and Security Agreement in Muscat.

2013 – Vijaydan Detha, a famous litterateur of Rajasthani language, passed away.

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