Meghalaya Formation Day

  • In 1912, it was part of Assam province.
  • Separate statehood movement began in 1960.
  • It became an autonomous state in 1970 under the Assam Reorganisation (Meghalaya) Act, 1969.
  • It became a full state on 21 January 1972, under the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act, 1971. 
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