Which of the following pairs is matched incorrectly regarding the statehood day of the states?
Correct Answer : c ) Manipur - 22 JanuaryExplanation :
- Assam celebrates its statehood day on 26 January.
- On December 1, Nagaland Statehood Day is celebrated. Nagaland became the Union of India's 16th state on December 1, 1963.
- Statehood day of Manipur, Tripura, and Meghalaya is observed on 21st January and they were granted statehood in 1972. 21st January 2022 will be the 50th statehood day of Manipur, Tripura, and Meghalaya.
- Mizoram became a state of India on 20 February 1987. It became the 23rd state of India through the 53rd Constitutional Amendment Act of 1986.
Hence, option (c) is correct.