India's IE By dexterjordan1234 Jan 1, 1947 India Got Independence They can now call themselves free. A big turning point. Jan 1, 1948 Ghandi Killed He was a very important leader and was trying to bring peace. Jan 2, 1948 First Battle for Kashmir It's the first time that India will be tested to see if their army is strong or not. Jan 1, 1971 India Fights Over East Pakistan India wins, and turns it into bangledesh and 90,000 Pakistan troops. Jan 1, 1977 Birth Control Introduced Too many babies can be a problem, and birth control can prevent a baby boom. Oct 26, 1984 Troops Storm Golden Temple They wanted to stop sihk militants from pressing self-rule. Oct 26, 1998 First Nuclear Weapon Test They were one out of seven countries to test weapons. It gave them a better edge. Oct 26, 2000 India's Population Exceeds 1 Billion Too many people can be a problem when it comes to jobs and spacing. They have to be aware of that. Oct 26, 2004 Series of Natural Disasters Brought destruction to the southern coast and communities had to rebuild. Oct 26, 2007 First Female President This shows that India is evolving as a country and is not bothered by adversity.