Tehsils/Talukas in Ludhiana district:

Ludhiana district map:

About Ludhiana district:

Ludhiana is a district in Punjab state, India. The total area of the district is 3744 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3487882 living in houses, among them male population is 1866203 and female population is 1621679. Sex ratio of the district is 873 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 82.2%.

Ludhiana district vehicle registration code is PB 10. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Ludhiana.

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 Ludhiana district.

Ludhiana 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 Ludhiana.

Top tourist places in Ludhiana:

Places of interest in Ludhiana:

Ansal Plaza, Baba Gajjuji Thapar Shrine, Battle of Aliwal - A War MemorialPopular, Bhaini Sahib(Bhaini Ala), Bilwanwali Masjid, Bhir, Budha Nallah, Chhapar FairPopular, Christ King Church, Sahnewal, Clock Tower(Ghanta Ghar), Daresi Ground, Degsar Sahib Gurudwara, KatanaPopular, Dukh Niwaran Sahib Gurudwara, Gurdwara Charan Kanwal Sahib, MachhiwaraPopular, Gurdwara Damdama Sahib Patshahi Chhevin, Doraha, Gurdwara Gau Ghat, Guru Hargobind Sahib Gurudwara, Ikhlaha, Guru Nanak Dev Bhawan, Guru Nanak Stadium, Gurudwara Attari Sahib, KanghraliPopular, Gurudwara Sahib, RailkotPopular, Gurusar Sahib Gurudwara, Lall Kalan, Hardy's World, Holy Cross Church, Jama Masjid, Jarag Fair, Jassal's Art Gallery, Kanga Sahib Gurudwara, Pawat, Khawaja Azam Kothi, Killa Raipur, Kisan FairPopular, Lodhi FortPopular, Maharaja Ranjit Singh War Museum(Uppal Museum)Popular, Mali Ganj, Manji Sahib Gurudwara at Alamgir, Manji Sahib Gurudwara at Kanech, Mosque Koom Kalan, Mughal Sarai at Doraha, Museum of Rural Life of PunjabPopular, Nanaksar Gurudwara at Jagraon, Nanaskar Sahib Gurudwara, ThakarwalPopular, Nehru Rose GardenPopular, Phillaur Fort(Maharaja Ranjit Singh Fort)Popular, Pir-I-Dastgir Shrine, Prof. Mohan Singh Fair, Punjabi Bhawan, Rara Sahib Gurudwara, River Satluj, Roshni Mela - Fair of LightsPopular, Sanglan Wala Shivalaya Mandir, Shri Ayyappa Temple, Shri Krishna Mandir, Sidhwan Canal, Soil Museum, Sri Durga Mata Mandir, Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurudwara at Bhai Randhir Singh NagarPopular, Sri Guru Singh Sabha Gurudwara at Model, Subhani Building, Sunet - The Historical Village, Tiger Safari ZooPopular, Valmiki Bhawan 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.

Hotels in Ludhiana:

  • Park Plaza,Ferozepur Road, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • A' Hotel,148, Feroz Gandhi Market, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • Hotel Onn,Yes Bank X-ing, Onn Lane, Off Ferozepur Road, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • Hotel Maharaja Regency,Aarti Chowk, Ferozepur Road, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • City Heart Sarovar Portico, Ludhiana,Badhor House, Near Clock Tower Road, Ludhiana, Punjab 141008
  • Keys Hotel, Opposite City Centre, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Nagar Road, Southern Bypass, Ludhiana, Punjab 141013
  • Hotel Chevron International,Link Road, Near Bus Stand, Model Town, Ludhiana, Punjab 141002
  • Hotel Imperial Executive, Pakhowal Road, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • Hotel KK, Ludhiana,Brown Rd, CMC Campus, Ludhiana, Punjab 141008
  • Hotel Gulmor,Ferozepur Rd, Bharat Nagar, Sita Nagar, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • Hotel Grand Marian,Model Town Extn.-Dugri Road, Model Town, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
  • Hotel Parhar,Giaspura Chowk, Opposite Coca-cola,, Grand Trunk Rd, Ludhiana, Punjab 141003
  • Hotel Rising Sun,Mata Rani Road, AC Market, Ludhiana, Punjab 141008

Theatres in Ludhiana district:

  • Manju Theatre - Near Dhalewal chowk, Ludhiana
  • Nirmal Palace - Daba Road, Ludhiana
  • Pristine City Center - GT roadKhanna
  • Sitara Cinema - near bus stand, Dhandari Kalan
  • Solitaire Cinemas - Govardhan City Centre, Ludhiana
  • Surjeet Palace - near bus stand, Dhandari Kalan
  • Swaran Palace - Sherpur Market, Focal Point Road, Ludhiana

Demographics:

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

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 35
2 Andhra Bank 12
3 Axis Bank 39
4 Bank Of Baroda 15
5 Bank Of India 27
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 4
7 Canara Bank 23
8 Capital Local Area Bank Limited 4
9 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
10 Central Bank Of India 25
11 Citi Bank 1
12 City Union Bank Limited 1
13 Corporation Bank 10
14 DCB Bank Limited 2
15 Dena Bank 4
16 Deustche Bank 1
17 Federal Bank 7
18 HDFC Bank 51
19 HSBC Bank 1
20 ICICI Bank Limited 38
21 IDBI Bank 14
22 Indian Bank 14
23 Indian Overseas Bank 33
24 Indusind Bank 6
25 ING Vysya Bank 6
26 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 3
27 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
28 Karur Vysya Bank 1
29 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 3
30 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 34
31 Punjab And Sind Bank 70
32 Punjab National Bank 49
33 South Indian Bank 1
34 Standard Chartered Bank 1
35 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 5
36 State Bank Of Hyderabad 2
37 State Bank Of India 76
38 State Bank Of Mysore 1
39 State Bank Of Patiala 59
40 State Bank Of Travancore 1
41 Syndicate Bank 7
42 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 1
43 UCO Bank 17
44 Union Bank Of India 30
45 United Bank Of India 3
46 YES Bank 8