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.

Quick Facts:

State Chandigarh
Meaning of Chandigarh Chandi's (goddess) fort
Country India
Time Zone IST (UTC+05:30)
State Formation Day 1 Nov, 1966
Capital City Chandigarh
People of the state called as Chandigarhi
Area 114 Km.sq
Population 1,055,450
Male Population 580,663
Female Population 474,787
Females per 1000 Males 818
Literacy Rate 86.05 %
State Vehicle Registration Code CG
Languages English, Hindi, Punjabi
No. of districts 1
Chief Minister NA
Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki
Assembly Constituencies 0
Parliamentary Constituencies 1
State Animal
State Flower
State Bird
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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.

Chandigarh Cuisine:

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.

District Population Male Female
Chandigarh 1054686 580282 474404
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 9
2 Andhra Bank 3
3 Axis Bank 12
4 Bank Of Baroda 11
5 Bank Of India 12
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 5
7 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
8 Canara Bank 21
9 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
10 Central Bank Of India 13
11 Citi Bank 1
12 City Union Bank Limited 1
13 Corporation Bank 6
14 Dena Bank 2
15 Federal Bank 3
16 HDFC Bank 1
17 HSBC Bank 1
18 ICICI Bank Limited 24
19 IDBI Bank 6
20 Indian Bank 9
21 Indian Overseas Bank 13
22 Indusind Bank 11
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
40 Syndicate Bank 5
41 UCO Bank 10
42 Union Bank Of India 13
43 United Bank Of India 3
44 Vijaya Bank 6
45 YES Bank 5