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Arunachal Pradesh

On May 13, 1980, Subansiri district was bifurcated into two districts: Lower Subansiri district and Upper Subansiri district. Upper Subansiri district comprised the area occupied by the erstwhile Daporijo sub-division and Lower Subansiri district comprised the rest of the area occupied by the erstwhile Subansiri district.On June 1, 1980 the erstwhile Lohit district was divided into two districts: Lohit district and Dibang Valley district. On the same day, Siang district was bifurcated in to two districts: East Siang district and West Siang district and Sepla and Bomdila sub-divisions of the Kameng district were transformed in to East Kameng district and West Kameng district respectively.

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