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Remapping IndiaNew States and Their Political Origins$

Louise Tillin

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780199336036

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199336036.001.0001

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(p.209) Appendix State Reorganisation 1950–2000

(p.209) Appendix State Reorganisation 1950–2000

Source:
Remapping India
Publisher:
Oxford University Press

1950

  • Part A: Assam, Bihar, Bombay, Madhya Pradesh, Madras, Orissa, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal

  • Part B: Hyderabad, Saurashtra, Mysore, Travancore-Cochin, Madhya Bharat, Vindhya Pradesh, Patiala and East Punjab States Union (PEPSU), Rajasthan

  • Part C: Delhi, Kutch, Himachal Pradesh, Bilaspur, Coorg, Bho-pal, Manipur, Ajmer-Merwara, Tripura

1953

Andhra

1956

  • Andhra Pradesh (including Telugu speaking regions of Hyderabad state), Assam, Bihar, Bombay, Delhi (UT) Himachal

  • Pradesh (UT), Jammu and Kashmir, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Madras, Manipur (UT), Mysore, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Tripura (UT), West Bengal

1960

Bombay divided into Gujarat and Maharashtra

1962

Goa, Daman and Diu (UT)

1963

Nagaland created from Assam

1966

Punjab divided into Punjab and Haryana

1971

Himachal Pradesh upgraded to full statehood

1972

  • Meghalaya created from Assam; Arunachal Pradesh (UT); Mizoram (UT)

  • Manipur, and Tripura upgraded to full statehood

1975

Sikkim integrated with India

1987

Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Goa upgraded to full statehood

2000

Chhattisgarh created from Madhya Pradesh; Jharkhand from Bihar and Uttarakhand from Uttar Pradesh

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