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Siddharth Roy Kapoor is an Indian businessperson and the CEO of UTV Motion Pictures. He has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Sydenham College and in 1997 he received his MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies.

Yuvika Chaudhary (born 2 August 1983) is an Indian actress who has appeared in Bollywood films such as Om Shanti Om, Summer 2007 and Toh Baat Pakki. In 2009, she also acted in a Kannada movie, Maleyali Jotheyali, in a lead role opposite Ganesh. In 2015, she was a contestant in Colors TV’s reality show Bigg Boss 9.

Devi Sri Prasad (born 2 August 1979) is a music composer and playback singer in Telugu and Tamil films. His soundtracks have been dubbed or remade in several other languages as well. Devi Sri debuted through movie “Devi”, His music in Sreenu Vaitla’s debut movie Anandam earned him accaludes.

Ruslaan Mumtaz is an Indian actor who works in the Mumbai based Hindi film industry, colloquially known as Bollywood. He is the son of actress Anjana Mumtaz. He made his acting debut in the romantic drama MP3 – Mera Pehla Pehla Pyaar, which was not a big success, but earned him positive reviews.

Pingali Venkayya (2 August 1876 – 4 July 1963) was an Indian freedom fighter and the designer of the flag on which the Indian national flag was based. He was born at Bhatlapenumarru, near Machilipatnam, in what is now the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.Various so-called national flags had been used by members of the Indian independence movement prior to independence being achieved in 1947.

Noteworthy Moments

In 1763 British troops once again defeated Mir Kasim in ‘Giriya’ battle.

IN 1781 Sakharambapu Bokeel, great politician in Maratha kingdom, died.

In 1935 The British pass Govt. of India Act, separating Burma, Aden from India.

In 1959 Little Theatre was established.

In 980 Ramshankar Baij, great sculptor, died.