🔘 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina jointly unveiled e-plaques for development projects in Bangladesh through video conferencing.
🔘 Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat laid the foundation stone for ‘Science City’ in Jhajra near Dehradun. It is the fifth science city in the country.
🔘 Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has been conferred an Honorary Doctorate by the “University of Peace” for his contribution “to the Rule of Law, democracy and sustainable development in India”.
🔘 Young Mumbai sailor Upamanyu Dutta bagged the bronze medal in the Laser Standard race for men in the Laser Asian Sailing Championship which concluded in Singapore.
🔘 Indian gymnast Dipa Karmakar was selected as Barbie role model & was presented with a one-of-a-kind doll by Barbie as the company celebrates its 60th anniversary.
🔘 Veteran Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader and former Kerala minister, V J Thankappan died. He was 87.
🔘 Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) successfully test fired the PINAKA guided WEAPON rocket system from Pokhran range in Rajasthan.
🔘 China’s Liu Hong became the first woman to complete the women’s 50km race walk event in less than four hours.