- The Reserve Bank has confirmed the name of Sashidhar Jagdishan as the chief executive and managing director of HDFC Bank after retirement of Aditya Puri on 20 october 2020.
- Indian cinema’s Classic movie “Mughal-e-Azam” celebrated its 60th anniversary. On this Occasion, director K Asif’s son Akbar Asif presenting the screenplay of the film to the Oscars library in Hollywood.
- UAE launches its first nuclear power plant “Barakah Nuclear Power Plant” in Abu Dhabi. This the first commercial nuclear power station in the Arab world.
- NIT-Trichy started MA programme in English literature. MA Programme will emphasising the new education policy 2020 & this will dismantle barriers between arts, science and technology programmes in education system, with its motto “locally relevant, globally competitive”.
- Naval Kishore Ram is appointed in Prime Minister’s Office as deputy secretary. He is 2008 batch IAS officer.
- New York Indian Film Festival virtual awards ceremony held on 02 Aug 2020.
- Vangapandu Prasad Rao died on 04 august 2020, at his residence in Parvathipuram of Vizianagaram district because of cardiac arrest. He was 77. He was a revolutionary writer and singer.
- Rajyotsava award winning Tatvapada singer Dadapeer Manjarla died of prolonged illness in Manjarla village in Raichur taluk. He was 55.
Longest serving Director of National School Of Drama, Theatre doyen and legendary teacher Ebrahim Alkazi died because of heart attack on 04 august 2020. He was 94.