Q: 22 (IES/2007)

Consider the following statements :
1. The States Reorganization Commission appointed by Pandit Nehru in its report opposed the splitting of the Bombay and Punjab States.
2. The States Reorganization Act passed in the year 1956 provided for 18 States and 7 Union Territories.
Which of the statements given above is/ are correct ?
question_subject: 
Polity
stats: 
0,592,1728,592,528,672,528