Interesting facts about Chandigarh

• Chandigarh is a city and a union territory of India which is capital of two Indian states, Haryana and Punjab.

 •Chandigarh was once the dream city Jawahar Lal Nehru who was India’s first Prime Minister

 • Chandigarh is internationally known for its architecture and urban design. It is one of the planned cities in India .Also the master plan of Chandigarh is analogous to human body.


• The city has highest per capita income followed by Haryana and Delhi respectively in the country

• Chandigarh’s Capitol Complex was in July 2016 declared by UNESCO as World .


• In 2016, Chandigarh is ranked as the second cleanest city of India under Swachh Bharat Survekshan.


• In 2015, a survey by LG Electronics, Chandigarh was awarded the crown of the happiest city in India over the happiness index.


• Chandigarh is also considered to be the first smoke-free city in India.
• The sectors in Chandigarh and Panchkula don’t have a Sector 13 because of the belief that the no. 13 is not auspicious.


• The city got its name from the famous Chandi Mandir Temple, which is now a famous tourist destination. Other tourist places to visit are Sukhna Lake, Rock garden, Rose garden etc

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