|| The Election Commission announces the poll schedule for the 12th Lok Sabha. The polling will be on February 16, 22, 28 and March 7. Simultaneously, elections are to be held for the Meghalaya, Tripura, Nagaland, Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assemblies.
|| Laloo Yadav, RJD president, and BSP chief Kanshi Ram launch a seven-party "Jan Morcha".
|| Three RJD ministers in the Gujral Cabinet - Mr. Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, Capt. Jai Narayan Nishad and Mrs. Kanti Singh - resign.
|| The Prime Ministers of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh come together for a three-nation business summit in Dhaka.