Information about Chandigarh

State Information
ISO Code CH
Vehicle Code CH
Capital Chandigarh
Largest City
Population 1,055,450
Area 114 km2
Official Languages English
Other Official Languages
Information about the name Chandigarh
Additional Information "Chandi's fort". No actual fort ever existed; a large Chandi temple "protected" the locals, hence the name. The goddess Chandi appears as a form of the goddess Kali or Parvati.
Information about Governor of Chandigarh
Name of the Governor V. P. Singh Badnore
Governor since Aug 22, 2016 (1 year ago)
Miscellaneous Administrator