About the New Name of West Bengal
The Name of West Bengal has Changed. Do yo know the new name of West Bengal and why it is named so. If your answer is NO then this is the right place for you to know more about this. There are six names are selected for choosing the right name which is suitable for the New name of West Bengal. The six selected names for new name of West Bengal are: Bangla, BangaPradesh, Banga, GourBanga, Paschim Banga and BangaBhumi. Among these six names Paschim Banga is selected as the new name of West Bengal. This name is selected as both in Regional language Bengali and international language English. In the year 1999 Biman Basu who was the Chairman of West Bengal was also gave a proposal to change the name of West Bengal to "Banga" but this name is not selected as law.
Many of the people of West Bengal thought that the new mane of West Bengal is selected due to the Indian astrology. They said that many famous personalities and film stars have also changed their names to achieve success. So people of West Bengal thought this thing in the changing name of West Bengal to avoid the poverty, corruption from the state.
What is the Reason behind the changing of the Name from West Bengal to Paschim Banga
There are several reasons for changing the name of West Bengal to Paschim Banga. Actually the new of West Bengal is changed due to the astrological reason. Before India got independence there are two states of Bengal. East Bengal and West Bengal. But in the year 1971 East Bengal was became East Pakistan which became a new country named Bangladesh later. If there is no east Bengal then what is the benefit for the name of West Bengal. So the name of west Bengal is changed to Paschim Banga.
But many people thought about another reason behind this change. The Starting letter of West Bengal is "W" which is a end alphabetic letter in alphabetic order. So in any politicians meeting West Bengal comes in the last of the meeting where people are not interested at that time. So they changed the name of West Bengal to Paschim Banga.