From the discovery of ‘Saraswati’ to Harmanpreet, the major events of July 2017


Several important incidents occurred in July 2017. the country got the 14th President. Know the important events of this month-

July 12: Ravi Shastri was appointed the chief coach of the Indian cricket team.

July 13: Former Brazilian President Lula de Silva was sentenced to 10 years in prison for corruption.

July 14: Indian scientists discover the ‘Saraswati’ group of galaxies.

July 17: Matunga becomes the first woman-run railway station in the country.

July 18: The Central Government has appointed Smriti Irani as the Information and Broadcasting Minister.

July 19: Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha membership

July 20: Ramnath Kovind elected the country’s 14th President

July 21: Harmanpreet Kaur scored 171 not out in the women’s World Cup.

July 25: Ramnath Kovind sworn in as president

July 26: Madras High Court compulsory singing of national song ‘Vande Matram’ in schools, colleges.

July 28: Bollywood actor Inder Kumar passes away