31 August in History


 

On 31st August 1956 the President of India gave his assent to the States Reorganisation Bill, which is now known as the States Reorganisation Act.

 

The States Reorganisation Act essentially sought to define the boundaries of Indian states and territories and organize them based on linguistic lines. Even though… Read More →

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