Travancore-Cochin or Thiru-Kochi is a former state of India. It was created on July 1 1949 by the merger of two former princely states, the kingdoms of Travancore and Cochin.

On November 1 1956, it was joined with Malabar District of Madras State to form the new state of Kerala.

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