Information about Arunachal Pradesh

State Information
ISO Code AR
Vehicle Code AR
Capital Itanagar
Largest City Itanagar
Formation Date Feb 20, 1987 (30 years ago)
Population 1,383,727
Area 83,743 km2
Official Languages English
Other Official Languages
Information about the name Arunachal Pradesh
Name in State Language अरुणाचल प्रदेश (Hindi)
Meaning of the name State of dawn-lit mountains
Additional Information In Sanskrit, aruna means "dawn-lit" and achal "mountains".
Information about Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh
Name of the Chief Minister Pema Khandu
Chief Minister since Jul 17, 2016 (1 year ago)
Party Name Bharatiya Janata Party
Information about Governor of Arunachal Pradesh
Name of the Governor Padmanabha Acharya
Governor since Jan 28, 2017 (6 months ago)