February 20th marks the statehood day of which two North East states of India?
[A]Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim
[B]Sikkim and Tripura
[C]Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram
[D]Mizoram and Tripura
Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram
February 20th marks the statehood day of Arunachal Pradesh and Mizoram. Arunachal Pradesh was earlier named NEFA (North-East Frontier Agency), which was created in 1955. It became a full fledged state of the Union of India on 20 February 1987.Mizo Hills was turned into a Union Territory in 1972. Following the Mizoram Peace Accord (1986), Mizoram was declared a full-fledged state of India on 20th February, 1987.