1987 in India

Events in the year 1987 in the Republic of India.

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1987
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India

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See also:List of years in India
Timeline of Indian history

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  • January – Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction set up and became operational with effect from May reflecting concerns related to Industrial Sickness
  • March – Magnetic Ink Character Recognition technology introduced for cheque clearing.
  • 1987 Sino-Indian skirmish the second such conflict between China and India.
  • 30 May – The Union Territory was split, and Goa was elevated as India's twenty-fifth state, with Daman and Diu remaining Union Territories
  • October - ICC Cricket World Cup (Reliance Cup 1987)
  • 28 December – Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research was established by RBI as an advanced studies institute to promote research on development issues from a multi-disciplinary point of view

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