Patiala district Information
Tehsils in Patiala district:
About Patiala district:
Patiala is a district in Punjab state, India. The total area of the district is 3175 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1892282 living in houses, among them male population is 1002112 and female population is 890170. Sex ratio of the district is 891 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 75.28%.
Patiala district vehicle registration code is PB 11. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Patiala.
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 Patiala 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 Patiala.
Top tourist places in Patiala:
Places of interest in Patiala:
Qila Mubarak, Bahadurgarh Fort, Sheesh Mahal, Old Moti Bagh, Mughal Sarai, Armour and Chandeliers Museum, Sports Museum, National Institute of Sports, Dukhniwaran Sahib, Kali Devi Temple, Bir Motibagh, Bir Bhunerheri Wildlife Sanctuary, Bir Gurdialpura Wildlife Sanctuary 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.
Hotels in Patiala:
- Hotel Jai Surya,Behind Punjab & Sind Bank India the mall road ,near bus stand & railway station, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Godwin Hotel ,The Mall, Mall Rd, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Narain Continental,Chotti Baradari,The Mall, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Harbans Residency,Rajbaha Road, 21 No. Phatak, Near Leela Bhawan chowk, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Kaka International,Factory Area, Upkar Nagar, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Polo Club,Opposite Amar Ashram ,Near Polo Grounds,Lower Mall Road, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Eqbal Inn, S.S.T Nagar, Rajpura Road, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel King's,16, Nihal Bagh, Gardens, Near Circuit House, Baradari, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Grand Park,Bhupendar Road ,Near Model Town, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Prince Palace,Bus Stand Road, Near Bus Stand, Sheran Wala Gate, Patiala, Punjab 147001
- Hotel Ajuba Residency,Sangrur Road, Near Bhakhra Canal, Patiala, Punjab 147001
Theatres in Patiala district:
- Tagore Cinema - Model Town,Near Raikhy Hospital, Patiala
Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|4||Bank Of Baroda||3|
|5||Bank Of India||6|
|6||Bank Of Maharashtra||3|
|8||Central Bank Of India||9|
|10||DCB Bank Limited||1|
|14||ICICI Bank Limited||14|
|17||Indian Overseas Bank||8|
|19||ING Vysya Bank||4|
|20||Karnataka Bank Limited||1|
|21||Karur Vysya Bank||1|
|22||Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited||4|
|23||Oriental Bank Of Commerce||19|
|24||Punjab And Sind Bank||45|
|25||Punjab National Bank||22|
|26||State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur||1|
|27||State Bank Of Hyderabad||1|
|28||State Bank Of India||23|
|29||State Bank Of Patiala||88|
|32||Union Bank Of India||4|
|33||United Bank Of India||1|