Article 2: Admission or establishment of new States
Parliament may by law admit into the Union, or establish, new States on such terms and conditions as it thinks fit.
Article 2A: 1 Sikkim to be associated with the Union. Omitted by the 36th Constitutional Amendment Act, 1975, s. 5 (w.e.f. 26-4-1975).
- Inserted by the 35th Constitutional Amendment Act, 1974, s. 2 (w.e.f. 1-3-1975).
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