1966-1984 History of India






Haryana since 1984


Administration : Haryana was administrated from 1979 to 1985, briefly in 1990, from 1991 to 1996, and since 2005 by INC-led governments, from 1985 to 1987, from 1989 to 1990, from 1990 to 1991, from 1996 to 2005 by JD-led governments, from 1987 to 1989 by a JP-led government.

Annals : 1986 : drought in Haryana
1987 : drought in Haryana
1987 : state election held; JP formed government
1989 : drought in Haryana
1991 : state election held ; INC formed government
1996 : state election held; JD formed government
2000 : state election held; JD formed government
2005 : state election held; INC formed government
2007 : plans to set up a Special Economic Zone at Nandigram, Haryana, met violent resistance by local farmers
2007 : Dalits victimized by mob violence in Haryana

Social History : In 1981 the population of Haryana 12.8 million, in 1991 16.4 million, in 2001 21.0 million.
The Statesman's Yearbook, based on censi, gives the literacy rate of (East) Punjab in 2001 as 68.59 % (79.25 % for men). In 1991, 5.8 % of the population were Sikhs, 89 % Hindu, 4.6 % Muslim.






EXTERNAL
FILES
Drought Profile : Haryana State in Northern India, by K.K. Nathan (Drought Network News 1994)
DOCUMENTS World Statesmen : India, by Ben Cahoon
Historical Population Statistics : India, by province (J. Lahmeyer)
Statistical Reports of State Elections, from Election Commission of India
REFERENCE Article : India, in : Britannica Book of the Year 1972 pp.355-358, 1973 pp.353-356, 1974 pp.361-364, 1975 pp.380-383, 1976 pp.403-405, 1977 pp.402-404, 1978 pp.434-436, 1979 pp.426-428, 1980 pp.431-433, 1981 pp.430-432, 1982 pp.428-430, 1983 pp.423-426, 1984 pp.425-428, 1985 pp.508-511, 701-702, 1986 pp.698-699, 1987 pp.473-475, 667-668, 1988 pp.431-432, 619-620, 1989 pp.431-432, 620-621, 1990 pp.448-450, 635-636, 1991 pp.430-432, 620-621, 1992 pp.402-404, 619-620, 1993 pp.404-406, 628-629, 1994 pp.404-406, 627-628, 1995 pp.419-420, 628-629, 1996 pp.416-418, 628-629, 1997 pp.430-432, 626-627, 2002 pp.437-438, 630-631 [G]
Article : India, in : The Statesman's Year-Book 1975-1976 pp.331-397, 1976-1977 pp.332-398, 1978-1979 pp.599-665, 1979-1980 pp.603-671, 1980-1981 pp.601-669, 1981-1982 pp.604-672, 1983-1984 pp.609-675, 1984-1985 pp.610-677, 1985-1986 pp.613-680, 1986-1987 pp.616-683, 1987-1988 pp.622-689, 1988-1989 pp.624-691, 1989-1990 pp.630-698, 1990-1991 pp.631-699, 1991-1992 pp.628-697, 1992-1993 pp.701-771, 1993-1994 pp.704-770, 1994-1995 pp.696-762, 1995-1996 pp.693-759, 1996-1997 pp.635-701, 1997-1998 pp.640-707, 1998-1999 pp.690-758, 2000 pp.796-872, 2001 pp.774-849, 2002 pp.805-885, 2003 pp.807-887, 2004 pp.810-891, 2005 pp.811-894, 2006 pp.808-890 [G]
Article : India, in : Americana Annual 1972 pp.336-341, 1973 pp.344-348, 1974 pp.290-293, 1976 pp.103, 289-292, 1988 pp.275-276, 1989 pp.273-276, 1990 pp.267-270, 1992 pp.276-278, 1993 pp.276-278, 1994 pp.275-277, 1998 pp.272-274, 2006 pp.204-206 [G]
Article : India, in : Yearbook on International Communist Affairs 1976 pp.279-287 (Robert H. Donaldson), 1980 pp.247-252 (Walter Andersen) [G]



This page is part of World History at KMLA
First posted on May 18th 2007

Click here to go Home
Click here to go to Information about KMLA, WHKMLA, the author and webmaster
Click here to go to Statistics