Chandigarh State Information
Districts in Chandigarh
Chandigarh state map:
Chandigarh state capital city is Chandigarh. The total area of the state is 114 Km.Sq. According to recent census the total population of the state was 1,055,450 among them male population is 580,663 and female population is 474,787. Sex ratio of the state is 818 females per 1000 males and literacy rate is 86.05 %.
Chandigarh state vehicle registration code is CG.
Chief Minister of the state is NA and Governor is Kaptan Singh Solanki.
Electricity board in Chandigarh:
- CHANDIGARH ELECTRICITY DEPARTMENT
Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:
- 1 to 150 units = Rs.2.55 per unit
- 151 to 400 units = Rs.4.35 per unit
- 401 and above units = Rs.5.0 per unit
|Meaning of Chandigarh||Chandi's (goddess) fort|
|Time Zone||IST (UTC+05:30)|
|State Formation Day||1 Nov, 1966|
|People of the state called as||Chandigarhi|
|Females per 1000 Males||818|
|Literacy Rate||86.05 %|
|State Vehicle Registration Code||CG|
|Languages||English, Hindi, Punjabi|
|No. of districts||1|
|Governor||Kaptan Singh Solanki|
Important Festivals of the state:
Baisakhi, Gurpurab, Lohri, Tika, Raksha Bandhan are the major festivals celebrated in Chandigarh state.
Top tourist places in Chandigarh:
Sukhna Lake, Rock Garden, Zakir Hussain Rose Garden, Leisure Valley, Government Museum and Art Gallery, International Doll Museum, Garden of Fragrance, Butterfly Park, Terraced Garden are the major tourist attractions of the state.
maize, vegetables, paddy, and wheat are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the state.
Important Rivers of the state:
are the major rivers that flow in Chandigarh.
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.
Punjab, Haryana are the neighbouring states of Chandigarh.
Districts in the state and their information is given below.
Banks and their branches:
|Sno.||Bank Name||No. of branches|
|4||Bank Of Baroda||11|
|5||Bank Of India||12|
|6||Bank Of Maharashtra||5|
|7||Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited||1|
|9||Catholic Syrian Bank Limited||1|
|10||Central Bank Of India||13|
|12||City Union Bank Limited||1|
|18||ICICI Bank Limited||24|
|21||Indian Overseas Bank||13|
|23||ING Vysya Bank||3|
|24||Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited||1|
|25||Karnataka Bank Limited||1|
|26||Karur Vysya Bank||1|
|27||Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited||4|
|28||Oriental Bank Of Commerce||13|
|29||Punjab And Sind Bank||26|
|30||Punjab National Bank||38|
|31||Reserve Bank Of India||1|
|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||46|
|37||State Bank Of Mysore||1|
|38||State Bank Of Patiala||39|
|39||State Bank Of Travancore||1|
|42||Union Bank Of India||13|
|43||United Bank Of India||3|