Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar District

Population: 986,147 (2011)

State: Punjab

Language: Punjabi


Date of formation: Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, formerly Mohali District, was created in April 2006

Area: 1188 square kilometers

Density of population: 830 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 84.90 % - Male: 89.20 %, Female: 80.00 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:878


Boundaries of Mohali District


North: Rupnagar District, Punjab

South: Haryana

East: Himachal Pradesh

West: Fatehgarh Sahib District and Patiala District, Punjab


Mohali District Average Rainfall: 617 mm

Mohali District Maximum Temperature in Summer: 44 deg C

Mohali District Minimum Temperature in Winter: 16 deg C





Taluks: Dera Bassi, Mohali, Kharar

Assembly Constituencies: Kharar, SAS Nagar


Mohali District Nearby Attractions


1. Sukhna Lake

2. Rock Garden

3. Amb Sahib Gurudwara

4. Punjab Cricket Association Stadium

5. Bhakra Nangal Dam

6. Anandpur Sahib

7. Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial

8. Gurudwara Nabha Sahib

9. Gurudwara Puddha Sahib


Mohali District Facts: Mohali District was officially renamed as SAS Nagar after the son of Guru Gobind Singh, Sahibzada Ajit Singh. SAS Nagar, Chandigarh and Panchkula form Chandigarh Tricity.


Major Industries: Handloom, knitting, plywood, steel tubes, chemical paints


Major Educational Institutions: Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, IIPM, Army Institute of Law, Shaheed Udham Singh College of Engineering and Technology, Chandigarh College of Education for Women, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research


What is Mohali District Famous For: Mohali Cricket Stadium


Famous People From Mohali District: Chemist Narayana Sathyamurthy


Mohali District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Monday Oct 12 , 2015


Places in Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar District