With the foundation of the Republic of India in 1950, and consequent to reorganization of states, Madhya Pradesh assumed its status in 1956. It was geographically the largest state until 2000. In 2000, the Chhattisgarh region was carved out to create a new state; even then it is the second largest state after Rajasthan. It covers 9.5% of the area (308,000 Sq.) and houses 6 per cent of the countryâs population (72.5 million).
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