Haryana is a state in India located in the northern part of the country. It was carved out of the former state of East Punjab on 1 November 1966 on a linguistic basis. Chandigarh is the state capital, Faridabad in National Capital Region (NCR) is the most populous city of the state, and Gurgaon is a leading financial hub of the NCR, with major Fortune 500 companies located in it. Haryana is the 11th-highest ranking among Indian states in the human development index.
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First in State Chief Minister
Bhagwat Dayal Sharma From 1 November 1966 to 23 March 1967
Dharma Vira From 1 November 1966 to 14 September 1967