| BCCI suspends five cricketers -Mohammed Azaruddin, Ajay Sharma, Ajay Jadeja, Nayan Mongia and Manoj Prabhakar--for a period of 15 days after the CBI report.
| The Interpol issues a "look-out'' notice for the five persons and two of their accomplices, who hijacked an Indian Airlines plane in December 1999.
| Harin Pathak, Union Minister of State for Defence, resigns after being chargesheeted by a sessions court in Ahmedabad in a case relating to the murder of a head constable at the height of the anti-reservation agitation in 1985.
| Chhota Rajan, Mumbai gangster, escapes from the custody of Thai authorities.
| Police nab Chandradas alias Manichan, one of the prime accused in the Kollam liquor tragedy case, at Nagercoil.
| CBI files fresh cases against JMM MPs Shibu Soren, Simon Marandi and Suraj Mandal on charges of possessing assets disproportionate to their known sources of income.