After the erosion of special state status from Jammu and Kashmir, dividing the state into two separate union territories, now the Modi government (Modi Sarkar) merged the two union territories. Going to do The Modi government plans to make Dadar Nagar Haveli (Dadar Nagar Haweli) and Daman-Diu (Dama-Div) a union territory.
The government argues that by merging these two union territories located on the west coast near Gujarat, there will be better administration and there will not be duplication of works. Please tell that there are one district in Dadar Nagar Haveli and 2 districts in Daman and Diu.
The distance between the two states is just 35 km and both have different secretariats and budgets are also different. The merger of the two union territories is expected to reduce administrative expenses. The restructured Union Territory will be named Dadra Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu and its headquarters can be made to Daman-Diu.