Meghalaya State in India

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Finance Commission Established in Chairman Operational Duration Year of Submitting Report
I 1951 KC Niyogi 1952 - 57 1952
II 1956 K Santhanam 1957 - 62 1956* and 1957
III 1960 AK Chanda 1962 - 66 1961
IV 1964 PV Rajamannar 1966 - 69 1965
V 1968 Mahaveer Tyagi 1969 - 74 1968* and 1969
VI 1972 Brahma Nand Reddy 1974 - 79 1973
VII 1977 JM Shellet 1979 - 84 1978
VIII 1983 YB Chawan 1984 - 89 1983* and 1984
IX 1987 NKP Salve 1989 - 95 1989
X 1992 KC Pant 1995 - 2000 November 26, 1994
XI 1998 AM Khusro 2000 - 2005 January 15, 2000* and 7 July, 2000 and 31 August, 2000
XII 2003 C Rangarajan 2005 - 2010 November 30, 2004
XIII 2007 NC Kelkar 2010 - 2015 -
* Interim Report
  • It is an agricultural State.
  • More than 70% of the area is under forests. The wettest place in the world, Mawsynram (in Cherrapunji district) is in Meghalaya only.

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