Chandigarh District

Population: 1,054,686 (2011)

State: Chandigarh

Language: Punjabi, Hindi

Headquarters: Chandigarh

 

Area: 114 square kilometers

Density of Population: 9252 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 86.43 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:818

 

Boundaries of Chandigarh District

 

North and West: Rupnagar District, Punjab

South: Mohali District, Punjab

East: Panchkula District, Haryana

 

Chandigarh District Average Rainfall: 1058 mm

Chandigarh District Average Temperature in Summer: 30 deg C

Chandigarh District Average Temperature in Winter: 16.5 deg C

 

CHANDIGARH DISTRICT MAP

 

 

Block: Chandigarh

Villages: Khuda Jassu, Lahora, Behlana, Kaimbala, Sarangpur, Raipur Khurd, Raipur Kalan, Makhammujra, Mauli Jagran, Kishangarh, Dhanas, Khuda Alisher, Dadu Majra, Daria

Parliamentary Constituencies: Chandigarh

 

Chandigarh District Nearby Attractions

 

1. War Memorial

2. Le Corbusier Centre

3. Leisure Valley

4. Rajendra Park

5. Bougainvillea Park

6. Hibiscus Garden

7. Botanical Garden

8. Garden of Fragrance

9. Zakir Rose Garden

10. Terraced Garden

11. Sukhna Lake

12. Rock Garden

13. Shanti Kunj

14. Government Museum and Art Gallery

15. Chrysanthemum Garden

16. Garden of Annuals

 

Chandigarh District Facts: Chandigarh serves as the capital of Haryana and Punjab and it is a Union Territory also. NH 22 and NH 21 pass through the city.       

 

Major Industries: Quark, Infosys, Dell, IBM, TechMahindra

 

Major Educational Institutions: Punjab University, PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh College of Engineering and Technology, Chandigarh College of Architecture, GGDSD College, MCM DAV College for Women, DAV College, Government College for Girls, Home Science for Girls, Guru Gobind Singh College, Government Teacher Training College

 

What is Chandigarh District Famous For: Its architectural planning

 

Famous People From Chandigarh District: Neera Bhanot, Jeev Milkha Singh, Yuvaraj Singh, Kapil Dev, Dinesh Mongia

 

Chandigarh District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Friday Nov 23 , 2012

 
 

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