Kapurthala district Information
Tehsils in Kapurthala district:
About Kapurthala district:
Kapurthala is a district in Punjab state, India. The total area of the district is 1646 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 817668 living in houses, among them male population is 427659 and female population is 390009. Sex ratio of the district is 912 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 79.07%.
Kapurthala district vehicle registration code is PB 09. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Kapurthala.
Electricity board in Punjab:
- Regulatory Commission - Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (P.S.E.R.C)
- Generating Companies - Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd.
- Transmission Companies - Punjab State Transmission Corporation Ltd.
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 Kapurthala district.
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 Kapurthala.
Top tourist places in Kapurthala:
Places of interest in Kapurthala:
Moorish Mosque, Panj Mandir, Pushpa Gujral Science City, Kanjli Wetland, Jagatjit Palace, Sultanpur Lodhi, Durbar Hall, Jagatjit Club, Harike Wetland and Wildlife Sanctuary, RC Kapurthala Golf Course are the major tourist attractions of the district.
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 Kapurthala district:
- Lohian Khas Junction
- Phagwara Junction
- Sultanpur Lodi
Insurance Companies in Kapurthala:
- National Insurance , Jagat Cinema ,sultanpur Road, Kapurthala, Punjab 144601
- Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd ,The Mall, 1st Floor,Above O.B.C, Near D.C. Chownk, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- LIC Of India Kapurthala ,Shop no 3,Teen Ratan Mission Building,, Nawan Pind Bathey Opposite Dhir Petrol Pump, Goindwal Road, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited ,3rd Floor, Eminent Mall, 261, Lajpat Nagar,, Near Guru Nanak Mission Chowk, Jallandhar, Punjab 144001
- Kotak Life Insurance ,Jalandhar Road, 1st Floor, Leader Mall, D 12/170,, Kapurthala/ Nakodar, Punjab 144602
Lawyers (Advocates) in Kapurthala:
- Harpal S. Cheema & Associates (Tax Advocates),Railway Rd, Civil Lines, Gurdaspur, Punjab 143521
Blood banks in Kapurthala:
- Blood Bank, Civil Hospital ,Civil Hospital,Kapurthala
- Civil Hospital Phagwara ,Civil Hospital Phagwara
- Donor Council Guru Hargobind Nagar, Blood Bank Bhawan, Phagwara
Trading companies in Kapurthala:
Hotels in Kapurthala:
- London Hotel,Sultanpur Road, Opposite Manohar Lal Jain Indian Oil Petrol Pump, Paramjit Mohal, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- Hotel Ramneek Beer Bar and Restaurant,Bye Pass Chowk, Sultanpur Road, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- Taj Regency,Sheikhupur, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- HOTEL MEHAK,Amritsar Rd, Shalamar Bagh, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- Hotel Rattan Residency - Hotels in Kapurthala,Kanjali Road, Opp. Double Road, New Model Town, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
- Shiven Hotel,Professor Colony, Kapurthala, Punjab 144602
Theatres in Kapurthala district:
Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|4||Bank Of Baroda||2|
|5||Bank Of India||2|
|6||Bank Of Maharashtra||2|
|8||Capital Local Area Bank Limited||6|
|9||Catholic Syrian Bank Limited||1|
|10||Central Bank Of India||3|
|15||ICICI Bank Limited||8|
|18||Indian Overseas Bank||3|
|20||ING Vysya Bank||2|
|21||Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited||1|
|22||Karur Vysya Bank||1|
|23||Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited||2|
|24||Oriental Bank Of Commerce||9|
|25||Punjab And Sind Bank||22|
|26||Punjab National Bank||17|
|27||South Indian Bank||1|
|28||State Bank Of India||7|
|29||State Bank Of Patiala||18|
|32||Union Bank Of India||3|
|33||United Bank Of India||1|