January 24 , 2023
- The Statehood Day of Manipur, Meghalaya and Tripura is celebrated on January 21.
- This year marks the 51st foundation year for the three states.
- Manipur and Tripura were princely states which were absorbed into India in October 1949.
- Meghalaya was part of Assam after Independence.
- The states came into being in 1972 after the North-Eastern Areas (Reorganisation) Act, of 1971, was enacted.