• April 22, 2019

Towns and villages renamed in 48 months of Modi regime.

Allahbad renamed as Prayagraj

Allahbad renamed as Prayagraj

In the past one year, the central government has given approval to the renaming of many towns and villages across the country. The proposals to change the names of Allahabad to Prayagraj and Faizabad to Ayodhya are yet to be receive approval of ministry of the Uttar Pradesh government. Several proposals, including the renaming of West Bengal as ‘Bangla’, are also pending with the central government.

Here are some name proposals that have been approved so far:


   Old name

      New Name 

Rajahmundry in East Godavari district of Andhra PradeshRajamahendravaram
Outer Wheeler  in Bhadrak district of OdishaA P J Abdul Kalam Island
Arikkod in Malappura district of KeralaAreekode
Pindari in Jind district of HaryanaPandu-Pindara
Samphur in Kiphire district of NagalandSanphure
Landgewadi in Sangali district of MaharashtraNarsinhagaon
Garhi Sampla in Rohtak district of HaryanaCh. Sir Chhotu Ram Nagar
Khatu Kalan village in Nagour district of RajasthanBari Khatu
Mihgawan’Tilia in Panna district of Madhya PradeshMihgawan Ghat
Mihgawan Chhakka in Panna district of Madhya PradeshMihgawan Sarkar Ghat
Shukratal Khadar as Muzaffarnagar district in Uttar PradeshSukhtirth Khadar


The home ministry considers renaming proposals as per the laid down guidelines, this after consultations and consent from the Ministry of Railways, Department of Posts and Survey of India. The concerned ministries provide a no-objection confirming that no such town or village is named the same in the records.

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