How many states and union territories are there in India after the removal of Article 370?
28 States and 9 Union Territories of India After Removing Article 370.
Which state is removed in India?
On 6 August 2019, the Government of India revoked the special status, or autonomy, granted under Article 370 of the Indian Constitution to Jammu and Kashmir—a region administered by India as a state which consists of the larger part of Kashmir which has been the subject of dispute among India, Pakistan, and China since …
Which Union territory has been removed?
Former union territories
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli||Western||26 January 2020|
|Daman and Diu||Western||26 January 2020|
|Goa, Daman and Diu||Western||30 May 1987|
|Himachal Pradesh||northern||25 January 1971|
Which union territory is removed from India?
On the recommendation of Parliament, the President effectively dismantled Article 370 of the Indian Constitution and gave assent to the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganization Act, 2019.
Is Jammu and Kashmir a union territory now?
The act re-constituted the former state of Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories, Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh, with effect from 31 October 2019. …
Which are the 9 union territories of India 2020?
Union Territories are: Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu, National Capital Territory of Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir, Lakshadweep, Ladakh and Puducherry.
What are the 28 states and 9 union territories of India 2020?
With the inclusion of J&K and Ladakh, here is the full list of UTs in India:
- Andaman and Nicobar.
- Daman and Diu.
- Dadar and Nagar Haveli.
- Jammu and Kashmir.
Who is the head of union territory?
Lt. Governors & Administrators
|Union Territory||Lt. Governor & Administrator|
|Delhi (NCT)||Shri Anil Baijal (Lieutenant Governor)|
|Jammu and Kashmir (UT)||Shri Manoj Sinha (Lieutenant Governor)|
|Lakshadweep (UT)||Shri Praful Patel (Administrator)|
|Puducherry (UT)||Dr. Tamilisai Soundararajan (Addl. Charge) (Lieutenant Governor)|
How many union territories are there in India in 2019?
5, 2019, India had 29 states and seven Union Territories (UTs). The country now has only 28 states since Jammu and Kashmir has been converted. The country now has nine UTs with Jammu and Kashmir as one new entrant and Ladakh as the other.
Is Goa a state or a union territory?
On 30 May 1987 Goa was conferred statehood and Daman and Diu was made a separate union territory. Goa is situated on the western coast of the Indian Peninsula.
Is Ladakh a union territory in 2020?
Under the terms of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, Ladakh is administered as a union territory without a legislative assembly or elected government.
Which is the new state of India?
On 2 June 2014, Telangana was separated from Andhra Pradesh as the 29th state of the union. On 31 October 2019, Jammu and Kashmir state was split into two new Union Territories: Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.