About Jalandhar district:

Jalandhar is a district in Punjab state, India. The total area of the district is 2625 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2181753 living in houses, among them male population is 1140536 and female population is 1041217. Sex ratio of the district is 915 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 82.48%.

Jalandhar district vehicle registration code is PB 08. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Jalandhar.




Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • Load upto 50kW - 1 to 100 units = Rs.4.52 per unit, 101 to 300 units = Rs.6.14 per unit, 301 and above units = Rs.6.56 per unit
  • Load 50 100kW - 1 to 100 units = Rs.4.07/kVAh, 101 to 300 units = Rs.5.53/kVAh, 301 and above units = Rs.5.9/kVAh
  • Load above 100 kW/kVA - 1 to 100 units = Rs.4.16/kVAh, 101 to 300 units = Rs.5.65/kVAh, 301 and above units = Rs.6.04/kVAh
Important Festivals of the district:

Baba Bakala, Baisakhi, Guru Nanak Dev Sahib Birthday, Chhapaar Mela, Dera Baba Nanak, Gurudwara Fatehgarh Sahib Jor Mela, Gurudwara Manji Sahib Alamgir, Gurudwara Nanaksar Jagraon, Gurudwara Thumb Sahib of Maghi,Kartarpur, Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti, Guru Gobind Singhs Birthday, Harballabh Sangeet Sammelan, Hola Mohalla, Lohri Festival, Ludhiana Jarag Mela, Martyr's Day, Prof. Mohan Singh Mela,Ludhiana, Mukatsar Maghi Fair, Rauza Sharif of Sirhind,Fatehgarh Sahib, Rose Festival in Chandigarh, Kila Raipur Sports Festival, Guru Ram Das Jayanti, Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Baba Sodal Mela are the major festivals celebrated in Jalandhar district.

Jalandhar Cuisine:

Aloo Amritsari, Jeera Rice, Lobhia, Maharani Dal, Mooli Parantha, Aloo Ke Masaledar Lacche, Bhindi Anardana, Palakwali Dal, Kadhi Chawal, Punjabi Kadhi, Rajma, Sarsoon Ka Saag, Subji Pulao, Sukhi Chana Daal, Dhabey Di Dal, Gur Poli, Hariyali Tikki, Karela Masaledar, Lobhia Masala, Rajma Chawal, Karah Prashad, Lassi Patiala, Khoya Matar, Lehsuni, Tikki, Makai Ki Roti, Masala Chop, Achari Mutton, Chicken Kofta In Walnut Gravy, Chicken Makhani, Murg Makkai, Palak Gosht, Patther Kabab, Chicken Methi, Dhabe Da Meat, Lassi, Rice Kheer, Jalebi, Malpua, Rabri, Sewaiyyan, Gulab Jamun, Zarda, Firnee, Gaajar Halwa, Sooji Halwa are few of the many varieties of Jalandhar.

Top tourist places in Jalandhar:

Places of interest in Jalandhar:

Baba Dassa Ji Gurdwara at Salempur Masanda, Baba Sodal Fair, Baisakhi FestivalPopular, Desh-Bhagat Memorial Hall, Devi Talab MandirPopular, Geeta Mandir, Gurdwara Chhevin PadshahiPopular, Harballabh Sangeet Sammelan, Imam Nasir Mausoleum and Jamma Masjid, Jhandian Wale Peer Baba Ji, Kartarpur GurudwaraPopular, Masoleums of Ustad and Shagird, NakodarPopular, Pushpa Gujral Science CityPopular, Serai NurmahalPopular, Shaheed-E-Azam Sardar Bhagat Singh Museum, Khatkar KalanPopular, Shaheedi Jor Mela, ParasrampurPopular, Shiv TemplePopular, Sodal MandirPopular, St Mary's Cathedral Church( Jalandhar Cantt), Tulsi MandirPopular, Wonderland Theme Park are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

wheat, rice, cotton, sugarcane, pearl millet, maize, barley, wheat, rice, maize, sugarcane, bajra and jowar. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Jalandhar district:

  • Alawalpur
  • Beas
  • Bhangala
  • Bhogpur Sirwal
  • Bilga
  • Bolinna Doaba
  • Chak Kalan
  • Dhogri
  • Goraya
  • Jalandhar Cant
  • Jalandhar City
  • Kala Bakra
  • Kang Khurd
  • Kartarpur
  • Kartarpur Qts
  • Khojewala
  • Khurdpur
  • Mulewal Khaihra
  • Nakodar Junction
  • Nurmahal
  • Nurpur Road
  • Partabpura
  • Dav College (Ja
  • Phillaur Junction
  • Pratap Bagh
  • Sindhar
  • Suchipind
  • Sura Nussi
  • Thabalke

Insurance Companies in Jalandhar:

  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited ,3rd Floor, Eminent Mall, 261, Lajpat Nagar,, Near Guru Nanak Mission Chowk, Jallandhar, Punjab 144001
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,2nd Floor, Nirmal Complex [Swagat Palace],, Plot No. E H 198, G T Road, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Future Generali India ,Third Floor, SCO- 5, 6, Ladowali Road, Court Road, PUDA Complex, Sant Nagar, Rajinder Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd ,Office 2, SCO 50, Puda Complex, New Ct Rd, Jeevan Raksha, Near Central Bank Of India, Opp. Tehsil, Rajinder Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Reliance Life Insurance Company Limited ,SCO-21,22, 1st Floor, Midland Financial Center, G.T Road, Near ICICI Bank, Opposite King's Hotel, Police Line, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Aviva Life Insurance Company India Limited ,SCO 18 , Ground Floor, Ladowali Rd, PUDA Complex, Rajinder Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Limited ,SCO 23, 24 2nd Floor , City Square Complex, Near Kesar Petrol Pump, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • State Bank Of India Life Insurance Co Limited ,Sco 5&6, Garha Road, Choti Baradari, Crystal Plaza Market, Urban Estate Phase-i, Garha Road, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Jalandhar:

  • Mr.Dev Krishan Garg & Mr.Vinay Garg(Lawyers and solicitors),Near Hanuman Mandir, Amritsar Rd, Basant Nagar, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
  • Paramjit Singh Hanspal Advocate,Circular Road, Ashok Vihar, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602

Blood banks in Jalandhar:

  • Ohri Hospital's Blood Bank,Mahavir Marg, Near State Bank Of Patiala, Shaheed Udham Singh Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Punjab Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Garha Road, Jalandhar, Punjab 144006

Trading companies in Jalandhar:

  • SMC Global ,H.NO. 02 GURDEV NAGARNEAR NEW GRAIN MARKETDistrict:Jalandhar,PBPostcode:144008
  • SMC Global ,W- 8/3942HOSPITAL STREET NR. RAMA KRISHNA MANDIR KARTARPURDistrict:Jalandhar,PBPostcode:144801
  • Reliance Securities ,2B FIRST FLOOR 2ND CABIN DASHMESH NAGARGARHA ROAD JALANDHARDistrict:Jalandhar,PBPostcode:144001
  • Reliance Securities ,SHOP 4 OPP. KUMAR GAS AGENCY SEHDEV MARKETDistrict:Jalandhar,PBPostcode:144001
  • Reliance Securities ,OPP. VAYU VIHAR ADAMPUR NEAR MAHARAJA PALACEDistrict:Jalandhar,PBPostcode:144102

Hotels in Jalandhar:

  • Hotel Sekhon Grand ,G.T. Near G.P.O., Bhagat Namdev Chowk, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • The Maya Hotel,EH-178, Opposite District Session Court, Near BMC / Namdhari Shaheed Singh Chowk, G T Road, Civil Lines, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Jalandhar,G.T. Road, Near BSF Chowk, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Hotel President,27, Police Line Road, Opposite Magnum Mall, Jawahar Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • The Regent Park Hotel,Gujral Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144002
  • Hotel Residency,Near Bus Stand, Garha Rd, Jawahar Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Hotel Dolphin,Old GT Road, Near Patel Chowk, Jalandhar, Punjab 144004
  • Majestic Grand Hotel,G.T. Road, Paragpur, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Hotel Aveda Kamal Palace,Hno 335, Sessions Rd, Master Tara Singh Nagar, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Hotel Grand Horizon,G.T. Road, Near Bus Stand, Opp. Khalsa College Railway Halt, Jalandhar, Punjab 144006
  • Hotel 24x7 Inn Rooms & Restaurant,411-R, Model Town Market Square, Top in Town Complex, Opposite Shivani Sharma Park, Jalandhar, Punjab 144003
  • Hotel Sunrise,No . 3, Milap Rd, Central Town, Jalandhar, Punjab 144001
  • Hotel Taramount,618-R, Mall Rd, Abadpura, Model Town, Jalandhar, Punjab 144003

Theatres in Jalandhar district:

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 16
2 Andhra Bank 6
3 Axis Bank 24
4 Bank Of Baroda 17
5 Bank Of India 2
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 2
7 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
8 Canara Bank 42
9 Capital Local Area Bank Limited 22
10 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
11 Central Bank Of India 22
12 Citi Bank 1
13 City Union Bank Limited 1
14 Corporation Bank 9
15 DCB Bank Limited 1
16 Dena Bank 3
17 Dhanalakshmi Bank 1
18 Federal Bank 2
19 HDFC Bank 51
20 ICICI Bank Limited 20
21 IDBI Bank 7
22 Indian Bank 12
23 Indian Overseas Bank 18
24 Indusind Bank 10
25 ING Vysya Bank 4
26 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
27 Karur Vysya Bank 2
28 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 3
29 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 18
30 Punjab And Sind Bank 51
31 Punjab National Bank 45
32 South Indian Bank 1
33 Standard Chartered Bank 1
34 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 2
35 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
36 State Bank Of India 72
37 State Bank Of Patiala 37
38 State Bank Of Travancore 1
39 Syndicate Bank 7
40 The Royal Bank Of Scotland N V 1
41 UCO Bank 16
42 Union Bank Of India 36
43 United Bank Of India 2
44 YES Bank 17