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Modi greets people of Uttarakhand on foundation day

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Prime Minister Modi on Thursday wished the people of on its

"On Foundation Day, my greetings to the people of the state which is moving ahead on the path of development," the Prime Minister said in a tweet.

Uttarakhand, which is ruled by the Bharatiya Janata Party, was formed on November 9, 2000 as the 27th state. It was carved out of Uttar Pradesh.

Located at the foothills of the Himalayas, it is largely a hilly state and has international boundaries with China and Nepal.

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First Published: Thu, November 09 2017. 11:36 IST
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