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     Punjab is a state in the north western part of India. Punjab is bound on the west by Pakistan, on the north by Jammu and Kashmir, on the north-east by Himachal Pradesh, and on the south by Haryana and Rajasthan.  This State or 'The Land Of Five Rivers'  (the rivers being Beas, Chanab, Jhelum, Ravi, and Satluj), with Chandigarh as its Capital, has a Population of 24,358,999 as per 2001 census. This State is divided into 17 Districts. There are 157 Cities & Towns, 133 Panchayat Blocks, and 11,726 Panchayat Villages in this State.

Roads: Public Works Department Building and Roads branch has been responsible for assets of State Government in terms of roads, bridges and buildings.

Railways: The length of the rail routes passing through the State is around 3,726.06 km. Rail communication with Pakistan also emanates from Punjab (Amritsar).

Aviation: There are Four Civil Aviation Clubs at Ludhiana, Patiala, Amritsar and Jalandhar, one domestic airport at Chandigarh; International Airport at Rajasansi (Amritsar) and two aerodromes at Patiala and Sahnewal (Ludhiana).

The State has a large number of places of tourist interest some of which include Golden Temple, Durgiana Mandir, Jallianwala bagh in Amritsar, Takhat Sri Kesgarh Sahib and Khalsa Heritage Complex at Anandpur Sahib, Bhakra Dam, Qila Androon and Moti Bagh Palace at Patiala, Wetland at Harike Pattan Sanghol for archeological importance and Chattbir Zoo, Mugh. Complex at Aam Khas Bagh and Rauza Sharif of Sheikh Ahmed at Graves of Afghan Rules, Sodal Temple at Jalandhar commemorative Maharishi Balmiki Heritage.

 

 
Vicas Directory > Regional > Asia > India > State: Punjab > Districts:

1. Amritsar District

2. Bathinda District

3. Faridkot District

4. Fatehgarh Sahib District

5.  Ferozepur District

6. Gurdaspur District

7. Hoshiarpur District

8. Jalandhar District

 

9. Kapurthala District

10. Ludhiana District

11. Mansa District

12. Moga District

13. Muktsar District

14. Nawanshahr District

15. Patiala District

16. Rupnagar District

17. Sangrur District

Vicas Directory > Regional > Asia > India > State: Punjab > Towns:

 

1) Ludhiana, Population: 1,398,467 
2) Amritsar, Population: 1,003,917
3) Jalandhar, Population: 714,077
4) Patiala, Population: 323,884
5) Bathinda, Population: 217,256
6) Pathankot, Population: 168,485
7) Hoshiarpur, Population: 149,668
Batala, Population: 147,872
9) Moga, Population: 135,279
10) Abohar, Population: 124,339
11) S. A. S. Nagar (Mohali ), Population: 123,484
12) Malerkotla, Population: 107,009
13) Khanna, Population: 103,099
14) Phagwara, Population: 102,253
15) Barnala, Population: 96,624
16) Firozpur, Population: 95,475
17) Kapurthala, Population: 85,686
18) Muktsar, Population: 83,655
19) Rajpura, Population: 82,956
20) Kot Kapura, Population: 80,785
21) Faridkot, Population: 79,321
22) Sangrur, Population: 77,989
23) Mansa, Population: 72,627
24) Malout, Population: 70,765
25) Gurdaspur, Population: 68,441
26) Fazilka, Population: 67,427
27) Nabha, Population: 62,000
28) Gobindgarh, Population: 60,677
29) Jagraon, Population: 60,080
30) Firozpur Cantt., Population: 57,678 
31) Sunam, Population: 56,251
32) Tarn-Taran, Population: 55,787
33) Sirhind Fatehgarh Sahib, Population: 49,825
34) Dhuri, Population: 49,406
35) Rupnagar, Population: 49,159
36) Samana, Population: 46,592
37) Nangal, Population: 45,368
38) Rampura Phul, Population: 44,665
39) Kharar, Population: 42,289
40) Jalandhar Cantt., Population: 40,531
41) Giddarbaha, Population: 36,598
42) Patti, Population: 34,444
43) Jaitu, Population: 33,465
44) Jalalabad, Population: 32,924
45) Nawanshahr, Population: 31,967
46) Zira, Population: 31,783
47) Nakodar, Population: 31,408
48) Ahmedgarh, Population: 28,022
49) Maur, Population: 27,543
50) Kartarpur, Population: 25,157
51) Zirakpur, Population: 25,022
52) Raikot, Population: 24,769
53) Jandiala, Population: 23,834
54) Budhlada, Population: 23,521
55) Kurali, Population: 23,047
56) Morinda, Population: 22,635
57) Talwara, Population: 22,574
58) Phillaur, Population: 22,302
59) Patran, Population: 22,175
60) Urmar Tanda, Population: 22,048
61) Qadian, Population: 22,001
62) Sujanpur, Population: 21,815
63) Bhagha Purana, Population: 21,596
64) Dinanagar, Population: 21,502
65) Mukerian, Population: 21,384
66) Karoran, Population: 20,361
67) Longowal, Population: 20,239
68) Dasua, Population: 20,114
69) Raman, Population: 19,551
70) Lehragaga, Population: 19,336
71) Bassi Pathana, Population: 19,058
72) Doraha, Population: 18,986
73) Tapa, Population: 18,917
74) Banga, Population: 18,809
75) Dhariwal, Population: 18,710
76) Ajnala, Population: 18,589
77) Dhanaula, Population: 18,485
78) Machhiwara, Population: 18,364
79) Balachaur, Population: 18,156
80) Sanaur, Population: 17,935
81) Bhawanigarh, Population: 17,792
82) Samrala, Population: 17,590
83) Sahnewal, Population: 17,293
84) Bhadaur, Population: 16,808
85) Adampur, Population: 16,707
86) Jugial, Population: 16,668
87) Sardulgarh, Population: 16,315
88) Fatehgarh Churian, Population: 15,915
89) Dera Bassi, Population: 15,841
90) Sultanpur, Population: 15,571
91) Dharamkot, Population: 15,399
92) Hussainpur, Population: 15,337
93) Goraya, Population: 15,158
94) Garhshankar, Population: 15,148
95) Bhikhi, Population: 15,080
96) Banur, Population: 15,013
97) Moonak, Population: 14,924
98) Bareta, Population: 14,886
99) Talwandi Bhai, Population: 14,573
100) Guru Har Sahai, Population: 14,351
101) Mullanpur Dakha, Population: 13,949
102) Bhogpur, Population: 13,919
103) Anandpur Sahib, Population: 13,889
104) Bhucho Mandi, Population: 13,246
105) Dirba, Population: 13,079
106) Majitha, Population: 12,992
107) Kalanaur, Population: 12,931
108) Goniana, Population: 12,813
109) Amloh, Population: 12,689
110) Nurmahal, Population: 12,632
111) Rayya, Population: 12,631
112) Shahkot, Population: 12,607
113) Raja Sansi, Population: 12,176
114) Makhu, Population: 12,175
115) Amritsar Cantt., Population: 12,162 
116) Rahon, Population: 12,134
117) Khemkaran, Population: 11,940
118) Khanauri, Population: 10,960
119) Bhikhiwind, Population: 10,293
120) Nehon, Population: 10,162
121) Bhulath, Population: 10,091
122) Mahilpur, Population: 10,018
123) Handiaya, Population: 9,733
124) Begowal, Population: 9,616
125) Cheema, Population: 9,245
126) Bhankharpur, Population: 9,216
127) Khamanon, Population: 8,842
128) Budha Theh, Population: 8,731
129) Lohian Khas, Population: 8,548
130) Ghagga, Population: 8,212
131) Rurki Kasba, Population: 8,179
132) Dhilwan, Population: 7,973
133) Hariana, Population: 7,818
134) Jandiala, Population: 7,705
135) Bariwala, Population: 7,546
136) Dera Baba Nanak, Population: 7,494
137) Chohal, Population: 7,433
138) Payal, Population: 7,267
139) Maloud, Population: 7,186
140) Alawalpur, Population: 7,172
141) Akalgarh, Population: 6,603
142) Kot Fatta, Population: 6,504
143) Badhni Kalan, Population: 6,366
144) Gardhiwala, Population: 6,264
145) Mullanpur Garib Dass, Population: 6,147
146) Bhabat, Population: 5,866
147) Ramdas, Population: 5,779
148) Ghanaur, Population: 5,754
149) Sri Hargobindpur, Population: 5,450
150) Sangat, Population: 5,401
151) Hajipur, Population: 5,360
152) Bhisiana, Population: 4,775
153) Daulatpur, Population: 4,565
154) Sham ChaurasI, Population: 4,245
155) Sansarpur, Population: 4,060
156) Bharoli Kalan, Population: 3,374
157) Shekhpura, Population: 1,931

 

 

 

 

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