NEW STATES IN INDIA CREATED AFTER 1950

Andhra Pradesh
Created by the State of Andhra Pradesh Act 1953 by carving our some areas
from the State of Chennai
Gujarat and Maharashtra
The State of Mumbai was divided into two States i.e. Maharashtra and
Gujarat by the Mumbai (Reorganisation) Act 1960
Kerala
Created by the State Reorganisation
Act, 1956. It comprised Travancor and Cochin areas

Karnataka
Created from the Princely State of Mysuru by the State Reorganisation
Act, 1956. It was renamed Karnataka in 1973
Nagaland
It was carved out from the State of
Asom by the State of Nagaland Act, 1952
Haryana
It was carved out from the State of Punjab by the Punjab (Reorganisation)
Act, 1966
Himachal Pradesh
The Union Territory of Himachal
Pradesh was elevated to the status of State by the State of Himachal Pradesh
Act, 1970
Meghalaya
First carved out as a sub-State within the State of Asom by 23
Constitutional Amendment Act, 1969. Later in 1971, it received the status of
a full-fledged State by the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act 1971
Manipura and Tripura
Both these States were elevated from
the status of Union-Territories by the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation)
Act 1971
Sikkim
Sikkim was first given the Status of Associate State by the 35th
Constitutional Amendment Act 1974. It got the status of a full State in 1975
by the 36th Amendment Act, 1975
Mizoram
It was elevated to the status of a
full State by the State of Mizoram Act, 1986
Arunachal Pradesh
It received the status of a full state by the State of Arunachal Pradesh
Act, 1987
Goa
Goa was separated from the
Union-Territory of Goa, Daman and Diu and was made a full-fledged State of
Goa, Daman and Diu Reorganisation Act 1987. But Daman and Diu remained as
Union Territory
Chhattisgarh
Formed by the Constitutional Amendment Act, 2000 by dividing Madhya
Pradesh on November 1, 2000
Uttarakhand
Formed by the Constitutional
Amendment Act, 2000 by dividing Uttar Pradesh on November 9, 2000
Jharkhand
Formed by the Constitutional Amendment Act, 2000 by dividing Bihar on
November 15, 2000


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  2. History of Telangana explained in 10 points

    1. The name Telangana is derived from the word Telugu Angana, which means a place where Telugu is spoken. The Nizams (1724-1948) used the word Telangana to differentiate it from the Marathi speaking regions of their kingdom

    2. From 230 BC to 220 AD, the Satvahanas ruled this region between Krishna and Godaveri rivers.

    3. The region experienced a Golden Age, in between 1083-1203, under the reign of the Kakatiyas who established Warangal as their capital

    4. In 1309 AD, Allaudin Khilji's general Malik Kafur attacked Warangal, which led to the decline of the Kakatiyas. The region came under the Delhi Sultanate till 1687, when Golconda (near Hyderabad) fell to Aurangzeb

    5. In 1724, Nizam-ul-mulk Asif Jah (Asif Jahin Nizam dynasty) established his independence and made Hyderabad the capital of the empire in 1769.

    6. In 1799, the British sign an alliance with Nizam Asif Jah. The Nizam ceded coastal Andhra and Rayalseema regions to the British.

    7. The region remained under the British and the Nizams till 1946, the year of Telangana rebellion, which was quelled by the Nizam's Razakars (mercenaries)

    8. After India's independence in 1947, the last Nizam of Hyderabad, Osman Ali Khan, refused to join the Indian Union despite repeated requests from Jawaharlal Nehru and Sardar Patel. The Indian army annexed Hyderabad and the Nizam surrendered to Sardar Patel on 17th September, 1948. Hyderabad State accedes to the Indian Union.

    9. In December 1953, the States Reorganisation Commission was appointed to recommend the reorganisation of state boundaries. The panel was not in favour of an immediate merger of Telangana with Andhra state, despite their common language. With the intervention of the then Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, Telangana and Andhra states were merged on November 1, 1956. Nehru termed the merger a "matrimonial alliance having provisions for divorce".

    10. In 2013, the UPA government headed by Manmohan Singh clears the formation of Telangana. On June 2, 2104, K Chandrasekhar Rao takes oath as the first chief minister of Telangana, India's 29th state.

  3. Afternoon maam.
    Bas thida late post kiya ye apne. :p
    .Bihar SSC me ek question aaya tha ispe.

    When miziram was separated.

  4. dnt knw exactly bro bt if u r very gud in maths specially in geometry , trignomstory den u can score 150 easily in maths in mains exam…

  5. han thanks…………..waise is al bhut exam nikal diye.credits goes to ba ……..ibps po 104 sbi asso po ,agri insurance admim officer , ibps so………….now ssc cgl kyon ki job aram ki chayih

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  7. yr aisa na bolo.i have heard ssc aram ki job h…….10-4….no work load…..jab marji ao.jab marji jao………full aram

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  9. In 1947 there were princely states. But when they were integrated there was a need for states and hence SRC was formed.

    The States Reorganisation Commission (SRC) was a body constituted by the Central Government of India in 1953 to recommend the reorganization of state boundaries. In 1955, after nearly 2 years of study, the Commission recommended that India's state boundaries should be reorganized to form 16 states and 3 union territories.

  10. Nahi g.
    1947 n 1950 k beech princely states as it is the fir 1950 me jab schedule 1 me states k boundaries ki baat aayi.
    Fir ye committe bani n 1st november 1956 ko state ki boundaries banayi gayi.

  11. mam,is the ssc cgl 2015 going to be online? any update on it, plz do reply…mam or any1 who knws anythng about it..

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