About Solan district:

Solan is a district in Himachal Pradesh state, India. The total area of the district is 1,936 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 576670 living in houses, among them male population is 306162 and female population is 270508. Sex ratio of the district is 880 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 83.68%.

Solan district vehicle registration code is HP 64. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Solan.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 125 units = Rs.1.50 per unit
  • 126 to 300 units = Rs.2.90 per unit
  • 301 and above units = 4.35 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Pori, Holi, Dussehra, Baisakhi, Halda, Lossar, Lohri, Phulaich, Diwali and International Himalayan Festival are the major festivals celebrated in Solan district.

Solan Cuisine:

Chha Meat, Bathu Ki Khir, Sepu Badi, Khatta Kaddu, Channa Madra, Chicken Anardana, Mal Puda, Siddu Ghee, Kachalu Ka Salan, Ghandyali Ka Kkatta, Dham, Mittha, Sidu, Babru, Chana Madra, Auriya Kaddoo, Chha Gosht, Mash Daal, Patande, Kullu Trout, Akotri, Tudkiya Bhath, Bhey are few of the many varieties of Solan.

Top tourist places in Solan:

Places of interest in Solan:

Mohan Shakti Heritage Park, Jatoli Shiv Temple, Bon Monastery, The Dagshai Jail Museum, Darlaghat, Shoolini Mata Temple, Sholoni Devi Temple, Khetarpal Marg, Shakhni Mahadev Temple, Krishna Bhavan Mandir, Jakholi Temple, Nalagarh Palace are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

wheat, maize, rice and barley are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Solan district:

Insurance Companies in Solan:

  • National Insurance , Mall Road, Deoghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • SBI Life INSURANCE ,Lala Jagannath Sood Complex, Rajgarh Road, Nr Allahabad Bank, Kotla Nala, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • Oriental Insurance ,The Mall, Solan, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Icici Lombard GIC Limited Hdfc Bank Bldg, 2nd Floor Khasara Khatauni No.772/546, Raigarh Road,Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212

Lawyers (Advocates) in Solan:

  • Advocate Akshay Thakur ,District Court, Solan - 173212
  • Amar Nath Sharma Advocate ,SCO F 15, First Floor, City Square Mall, Sai Road, Baddi, Solan - 173205, Opposite Petrol Pump
  • Munish Thakur Advocate ,Sahni Complex, Opposite Rishi Medical Centre, Solan HP, Solan - 173205, Near Distt. Courts Solan
  • Rajat Sahotra ,Office No-9, Amar Complex, The Mall Road, Solan HP, Solan - 173205, Opposite Union Bank ATM
  • Balbir Singh Kapoor ,Raj Garh Road, Solan HP, Solan - 173205, Upkar Villa
  • Amar Nath Sharma Advocate ,First Floore, Gole Market, Sai Road, Baddi, Solan - 173205
  • Atul Sharma ,Sharma Niwas, Hospital Road, Solan - 173212, Near Park
  • Raman Gupta ,Sevak Nivas, Mall Road, Solan - 173212, Above Vijay Tent House
  • Lawyer Amarjeet Rana Singh ,Ward 3 Molvi Mohalla, Nalagarh, Solan - 174101, Near Hanuman Mandir

Blood banks in Solan:

  • District Hospital ,Solan.
  • The Registrar Maharshi Markandeshwar University Maharshi Markendeshwar Medical College And Hospital ,LADO, Sultanpur Road, Kumarhatti, Solan

Trading companies in Solan:

  • Reliance Securities ,OM BHAWANOPP. D. C. OFFICERAJGARH ROADDistrict:Solan,HPPostcode:173214
  • Angel Broking ,KOTHI JMOGITEH. ARKI DIST. SOLAN BUS STAND ROADDistrict:Solan,HPPostcode:173208
  • Reliance Securities ,Om Bhawan, Opp D C OfficeRajgarh RoadDistrict:Solan,HPPostcode:173212
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD ,H.No.297, W No.2,Chowk-Bazar Subathu-PoDistrict:Solan,HPPostcode:173206
  • BONANZA PORTFOLIO LTD ,Shop No. 4, Centra Mall,Near Mathura Radio, Tha Mall SolanDistrict:Solan,HPPostcode:173212
  • MANSUKH STOCK BROKERS LTD ,Shop-1, Kartar ComplexH.B. Colony, BaddiDistrict:Solan,HPPostcode:174103

Hotels in Solan:

  • Himani Resorts,Mall Rd, Anand Vihar Colony, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • Hotel Ambusha Resorts,The Mall, Near Mohan Park, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • Neovedic Resort,NH-22, Chandigarh-Shimla Highway, Near Dharampur And Kumarhatti, Solan Distt, Himachal Pradesh 173229
  • Hotel Park Way Inn,MDR9, Deoghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173211
  • Hotel Pine Grove,NH 22 Near Goyal Motors, Deoghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173211
  • Hotel Vasu Regency,The Mall, Mall Road, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • Hotel Hill Inn,NH-22, Barog by Pass, Opposite DAV Public School, Major District Road 9, Kumarhatti, solan, Himachal Pradesh 173229
  • Hotel Amar,239, Mall Rd, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212
  • HOTEL CITY HEIGHTS,City Center Plaza, Mall Rd, The Mall, Solan, Himachal Pradesh 173212

Theatres in Solan district:

  • Suncity Cinemas - Chakkan Road,, Baddi

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Arki 56,908 28,363 28,545
Baddi 90,942 52,308 38,634
Darlaghat 36,763 19,123 17,640
Kandaghat 40,529 20,957 19,572
Kasauli 67,264 37,238 30,026
Krishangarh 24,511 12,400 12,111
Nalagarh 114,211 60,396 53,815
Ramshahr 32,594 16,601 15,993
Solan 116,598 61,368 55,230
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 3
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 2
4 Bank Of Baroda 4
5 Bank Of India 2
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
8 Canara Bank 5
9 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
10 Central Bank Of India 6
11 Corporation Bank 4
12 Dena Bank 2
13 HDFC Bank 9
14 ICICI Bank Limited 3
15 IDBI Bank 4
16 Indian Bank 2
17 Indian Overseas Bank 2
18 Indusind Bank 1
19 ING Vysya Bank 2
20 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 2
21 Punjab And Sind Bank 5
22 Punjab National Bank 8
23 State Bank Of India 9
24 State Bank Of Patiala 37
25 Syndicate Bank 1
26 UCO Bank 7
27 Union Bank Of India 2
28 United Bank Of India 1
29 YES Bank 8