Tehsils/Talukas in Chandigarh district:

Chandigarh district map:

About Chandigarh district:

Chandigarh is a district in Chandigarh state, India. The total area of the district is 114 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1054686 living in houses, among them male population is 580282 and female population is 474404. Sex ratio of the district is 818 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 81.9%.

Chandigarh district vehicle registration code is CH 01, 02, 03, 04. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Chandigarh.

Important Festivals of the district:

Baisakhi, Gurpurab, Lohri, Tika, Raksha Bandhan are the major festivals celebrated in Chandigarh district.

Chandigarh Cuisine:

Sheer korma, Shahi Paneer, kadhai Paneer, Punj Ratani Dal, Choley, Dal Handi/ Dal Makhani, Sarson ka Saag, Bhuna Ghost, Butter Chicken, Tandoori Chicken, Tandoori Fish, Amritsari Fish, Lamb Briyani, Chicken Briyani, Reshmi Tikka, Keema Naan, Pork Pickle and Malai Tikka, Roh Di Kheer, Jaleb, malpua and baalushahi are few of the many varieties of Chandigarh.

Top tourist places in Chandigarh:

Places of interest in Chandigarh:

Sukhna Lake, Rock Garden, Cactus Garden, Zakir hussain rose garden, National gallery of Portraits, Garden Of Fragrance, Le Corbusier Centre, Pinjore Gardens, Chandi Devi Temple, The Government Museum and Art Gallery, Alliance Francaise, Lalit Kala Academi, The Capitol, nada sahib gurudwara, Topiary Park, Smriti Upavan, Hibiscus Garden, children traffic park, Bougainvillea Garden, Terraced Garden, Leisure Valley, Shanti Kunj are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

maize, vegetables, paddy, and wheat are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Hotels in Chandigarh:

  • JW Marriott Hotel, Plot no: 6, B, Dakshin Marg, Sector 35, Chandigarh, 160035
  • Hotel Oyster, SCO 1-2-3, Sector 17 - A, Chandigarh, Punjab 160017
  • Lemon Tree Hotel, Plot No. 3, MW Industrial Area Phase I, Chandigarh, 160002
  • Hotel Shingar Regency, Plot No. 912,Old PNB Chowk, Burail, Sector 45, Chandigarh, 160047
  • Hotel Diamond Plaza, S.C.O 2927-28, Opposite Markfed, Sector 22C, Chandigarh, 160022
  • The Fern Residency, 28/8, Industrial & Business Park, Phase II, Chandigarh, 160002
  • Hotel Antheia, 170-171, Sector 34, City Sub Center, Chandigarh, 160022
  • Hotel Sun Valley, Plot No. 108, Sector 52, Kajheri, Chandigarh, 160036
  • Hotel KC Residency, S.C.O. 377-80, Sector 35-B, Chandigarh, 160022

Theatres in Chandigarh district:

  • Cinepolis Fun Cinemas - Manimajra
  • PVR - Centra Mall, Industrial Area Phase-1
  • DT Cinemas - DLF City Centre Mall, Manimajra
  • Kiran Theatre - Sector 22
  • Neelam Theatre - Sector 17
  • BIG Cinemas - Paras Downtown Square Mall, Zirakpur
  • Wave Cinemas - City Emporium Mall, Industrial Area 1
  • K.C.Palace - Sector 5
  • Piccadily Cinema - Piccadily Square Mall, Sector 34
  • PVR - Elante Mall, Industrial Area Phase-1
  • INOX - NH-22 Mall, Amravati Enclave
  • Bassi Theatre - Mohali
  • PVR Premiere - North Country Mall, Mohali
  • Suraj Theatre - Sector 1
  • Cinepolis - TDI Mall Jagat, Sector 17
  • Batra Theatre - Sector 37

Demographics:

Blocks/Mandals in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Chandigarh 900,635 506,938 393,697
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 9
2 Andhra Bank 7
3 Axis Bank 14
4 Bank Of Baroda 11
5 Bank Of India 12
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 5
7 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
8 Canara Bank 21
9 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
10 Central Bank Of India 13
11 Citi Bank 1
12 City Union Bank Limited 1
13 Corporation Bank 6
14 Dena Bank 2
15 Dhanalakshmi Bank 1
16 Federal Bank 4
17 HDFC Bank 23
18 HSBC Bank 1
19 ICICI Bank Limited 24
20 IDBI Bank 7
21 Indian Bank 9
22 Indian Overseas Bank 13
23 Indusind Bank 11
24 ING Vysya Bank 3
25 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
26 Karnataka Bank Limited 2
27 Karur Vysya Bank 1
28 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 4
29 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 13
30 Punjab And Sind Bank 26
31 Punjab National Bank 40
32 Reserve Bank Of India 1
33 South Indian Bank 1
34 Standard Chartered Bank 1
35 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 2
36 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
37 State Bank Of India 50
38 State Bank Of Mysore 1
39 State Bank Of Patiala 39
40 State Bank Of Travancore 1
41 Syndicate Bank 11
42 UCO Bank 12
43 Union Bank Of India 17
44 United Bank Of India 12
45 Vijaya Bank 6
46 YES Bank 5