The Mostar Bridge, built by the Ottomans in 1566 across the Neretva and a symbol of Bosnia’s diversity—damaged in the ’90s wars—reopens.
The Andhra Pradesh HC Stays the 5 per cent ‘quota’ declared for Muslims. A PIL had argued this would exceed the 50 per cent reservation limit on seats.
Jayanti Ravi, Godhra collector during the carnage, is deputed to the National Advisory Council headed by AICC president Sonia Gandhi.
The National Water Commission is set up.
Maharashtra announces an ‘iron code of conduct’ for Dancing Girls. No revealing dresses, no cash ‘showers’ and a 3-feet barrier from patrons.