Government publishes new political map of India showing UTs of J&K, Ladakh
NEW DELHI: The government launched the new Saturday after the fork of Jammu and Kashmir in two new ones: J&K and.
The map, published today by the Ministry of Internal Affairs, shows a boundary that separates the two newly created Union territories.
The UT and Ladakh are headed by the vice governors G C Murmu and R K Mathur, respectively.
This is the first time that a state became two UT. The total number of states in the country is now 28, while the total UT has risen to nine.
New map showing the territories of the Union of #Jammu and #Kashmir and #Ladakh, since they exist after October 31, 2019. https://t.co/7lK5OTpyiu - Dr. Jitendra Singh (@DrJitendraSingh) 1572696577000
The Jammu and Kashmir UT has a legislature like Puducherry, while Ladakh will remain a UT without a legislature like Chandigarh.