Uttarakhand (उत्तरांचल) became the 27th state of the Republic of India on November 9, 2000 after a relatively short and peaceful struggle by its people in the 1990s, having previously comprised part of Uttar Pradesh.
Chai stall. Rishikesh
This woman is the owner of a small "Chai" place in Ram Jhula. I stopped there for my morning tea..