Foundation Day of Indian States

Foundation Day of Indian States

This is a list with Foundation Day of Indian States. Foundation Day is a designated date on which celebrations mark the founding of state. All the states have their history about their formation. This is one of the important topic in competitive exams which comes under GK category.

Here, We are providing a list of Foundation Day of Indian States.

Foundation Day of Indian States




1Nagaland DayJanuary 1
2Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura DayJanuary 21
3Jammu-Kashmir DayFebruary 6
4Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh DayFebruary 20
5Andaman and Nicobar Islands DayMarch 11
6Bihar Day( Bihar Diwas)March 22
7Rajasthan DayMarch 30
8Utkal(Orissa) DayApril 1
9Tamil Nadu DayApril 14
10Himachal PradeshApril 15
11Gujarat and Maharashtra DayMay 1
12Sikkim DayMay 16
13Telangana DayJune 2
14Chhattisgarh, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Andhra Pradesh DayNovember 1
15Uttaranchal DayNovember 9
16Jharkhand DayNovember 15
17Goa DayDecember 19

Facts about Foundation day of Indian States

1. Gujarat, a western state in India often referred to as the ‘Jewel of Western India’ marks its foundation on May 1.

2. The Himachal Pradesh state is home to a number of hill stations that tourists flock to all year around. Some of the popular ones include Shimla, Manali, Kasol, Chail and Dharamsala.

3. Tamil Nadu is the second largest contributor to India’s GDP.

4. Rajasthan State – enlarged by adding Ajmer state and parts of Madhya Pradesh and Bombay state.

5. Punjab State – enlarged by addition of Patiala and East Punjab States Union.

6. Madhya Pradesh- was formed by merging Mdhya Bharat province, Vindhya Pradesh and Bhopal State.

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