On the early morning of January 1, 2022, 12 people have died and 20 people are said to be injured in a stampede on New Year’s Day in the premises of Mata Vaishno Devi temple in Jammu and Kashmir.
On 8 January 2022, the Election Commission of India announced the assembly election schedule for the Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Goa and Manipur assembly elections. Election will be start from 10 February 2022. The counting of votes in all the states will take place on 10 March 2022.
On 13 January 2022, the Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi held a virtual meeting with the Chief Ministers of all the states of India in view of the third wave of Corona in India. In the month of January, there is a significant increase in the third wave of corona in India.
On 13 January 2022, 12 coaches of the Bikaner-Guwahati Express derailed near Domohani in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal. Nine people died and 36 were injured in this accident.
On 14 January 2022, Swami Prasad Maurya, who was a cabinet minister in Uttar Pradesh during 2017-2022, joined the Samajwadi Party. He had recently left the BJP.
On 15 January 2022, Virat Kohli announced his retirement from the Test format of cricket.
The torch of Amar Jawan Jyoti, a memorial built in New Delhi in honor of the soldiers who died in the 1971 Indo-Pak war, was extinguished on 21 January 2022.
On 25 January 2022, fearing discrepancies in RRB NTPC results, candidates appearing for the exam protested in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, leading to disruption of rail services.
On 26 January 2022, the exam candidates burnt two trains in Bihar in protest against the result of the RRB NTPC examination.
On 26 January 2022, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel announced that the state government employees would now have to work for 5 days instead of 6 days in a week.
On 5th February 2022, Team India win ICC Under 19 Men’s Cricket World Cup 2022 with victory over England.
On 6 February 2022, India’s famous playback singer Lata Mangeshkar died in Mumbai at the age of 92.
On 08th February 2022, famous actor Praveen Kumar Sobti died at the age of 74.
On 12th February 2022, India’s famous industrialist Rahul Bajaj died on at the age of 83.
On 16 February 2022, the eminent musician of Indian cinema, Bappi Lahiri, died at the age of 69.
On March 3, 2022, 15 people died due to a massive explosion in a house in Kajiwalichak locality of Bhagalpur city of Bihar. It was told that a huge amount of gunpowder was illegally kept in the house, which exploded.
On 10 March 2022, the work of counting of votes of the Legislative Assembly was held in 5 states. In Uttar Pradesh, the BJP won 255 seats and the second was the Samajwadi Party, which won 111 seats. In Punjab, the Aam Aadmi Party won 92 seats. The second number was the Congress party, which won 18 seats. In Goa, BJP won 20 seats, while Congress won 11 seats at number two. In the state of Manipur, BJP won 32 seats, while the National People Party came second by winning 7 seats. In Uttarakhand, the BJP won 47 seats, and the Congress came second and won 19 seats.
On 16 March 2022, Bhagwant Mann was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Punjab.