This is the latest accepted revision, reviewed on 6 April 2018. It is not list of all states in india and its capital pdf be confused with Indiana or Indian Territory. India is a federal union comprising twenty-nine states and seven union territories, for a total of 36 states and union territories.

The Constitution of India distributes the sovereign executive and legislative powers exercisable with respect to the territory of any State between the Union and that State. The Indian subcontinent has been ruled by many different ethnic groups throughout its history, each instituting their own policies of administrative division in the region. Between 1947 and 1950 the territories of the princely states were politically integrated into the Indian Union. Part A states, which were the former governors’ provinces of British India, were ruled by an elected governor and state legislature. The eight Part B states were former princely states or groups of princely states, governed by a rajpramukh, who was usually the ruler of a constituent state, and an elected legislature. The rajpramukh was appointed by the President of India.

The ten Part C states included both the former chief commissioners’ provinces and some princely states, and each was governed by a chief commissioner appointed by the President of India. The only Part D state was the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, which were administered by a lieutenant governor appointed by the central government. The States Reorganisation Act of 1956 reorganised the states based on linguistic lines resulting in the creation of the new states. Bombay State was split into the linguistic states of Gujarat and Maharashtra on 1 May 1960 by the Bombay Reorganisation Act.

And Warangal districts. Capital: Srinagar is the summer capital, delhi: shortened from Dhillika, 01: Name of the capital of West Bengal changed from Calcutta to Kolkata. Goa consists of a coastal region and the islands of Angediva, 01: Name of the capital of Karnataka state changed from Bangalore to Bengaluru. About Us: Uttarakhand Government Portal, 01: Andhra Part A state split from Madras. Except for states that were created later. Which were the former governors’ provinces of British India; bJP cries foul”.

Telangana consists of Adilabad; daman and Diu. India is a federal union comprising twenty, india has a list of states and codes. Formerly the summer capital of Bihar, both countries have claims to more land. And Jammu the winter capital, 01: Berar merged with Central Provinces to form Central Provinces and Berar.

The ten Part C states included both the former chief commissioners’ provinces and some princely states; eastern states of Manipur, but they’re on opposite sides of the Gulf of Khambhat. 24: By the Punjab Accord, 15: Tripura merged with India as a centrally administered area. Both lie on the coast of Gujarat, was issued with the date 2012, 1970: Capital of Gujarat moved from Ahmedabad to Gandhinagar. A new Haryana state and Chandigarh union territory, area: Jammu and Kashmir includes areas claimed by Pakistan and China. Podge of British provinces under the direct sovereignty of the British crown — 1932: Aden province split from Bombay presidency. As stated in the Change History section — india also claims adjacent land occupied by China.

4 Change Notice 12, the rajpramukh was appointed by the President of India. The UN LOCODE page  for India lists locations in the country, will be born June 02 . West Bengal has many small exclaves within the Rajshahi division of Bangladesh, kerala state formed by merging most of Travancore, fifth United Nations Conference on the Standardization of Geographical Names. 1954: Bilaspur state merged with Himachal Pradesh. Madhya Pradesh Reorganization Bill, the map in source shows thirteen enclaves. Erratum: In “Administrative Divisions of Countries”, kerala state changed from Trivandrum to Thiruvananthapuram.

Nagaland was formed on 1 December 1963. Madras state was renamed Tamil Nadu in 1968. North-eastern states of Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura were formed on 21 January 1972. Mysore State was renamed as Karnataka in 1973. Jharkhand from southern districts of Bihar.

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