Ques: By which Bill were the states of Uttaranchal,Jharkhand and
Chattisgarh formed? By which act did the name change from Uttaranchal to
Uttarkhand? | By: Madhura Roy
Ans: Uttar Pradesh Reorganisation Bill, 1998, led to the creation of
the Uttaranchal state. The Parliament passed the Indian Federal Legislation -
Uttar Pradesh Reorganisation Act 2000 in August 2000 and thus on 9 November,
2000 Uttaranchal was formed.
Bihar reorganisation bill 2000 approved by the Parliament on 11th Aug and on
August 25,the then President Mr. K.R. Narayanan approved it. This led to the
creation of seperate state Jharkhand on 15th Noc 2000.
Madhya Pradesh Reorganization Act 2000 apprived by parliament on August 9th and
25th August 2000 by president created chattisgarh on 1st November 2000
Uttaranchal (Alteration of name) bill 2006 was passed in Dec 2006 and the name
was officially changed on January 2007.
All the above needed change of schedule 1 to include the new info. | By :