Mandi Dabwali

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mandi Dabwali
Mandi Dabwali is located in Haryana
Mandi Dabwali
Mandi Dabwali
Location in Haryana, India
Coordinates: 29°56′52″N 74°43′56″E / 29.947656°N 74.732234°E / 29.947656; 74.732234Coordinates: 29°56′52″N 74°43′56″E / 29.947656°N 74.732234°E / 29.947656; 74.732234
Country  India
State Haryana
District Sirsa
Population (2001)
 • Total 52,873
 • Official Punjabi, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC5:30)
PIN 125104
Vehicle registration HR 25

Mandi Dabwali is a Municipal committee town in Sirsa district in the Indian state of Haryana. It is located on the border of Haryana and Punjab.[citation needed]. Pin code of Mandi Dabwali is 125104.[1]

In the 2001 Census of India, Mandi Dabwali had a population of 53811. Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%.[2]

Dabwali fire accident occurred here on 23 December 1995, which killed at least 400 people mostly children died at a fire at function at local DAV Public School, and another 160 were injured, half of them with serious burns.[3][4]

The town has been a hub for manufacturing and marketing modified open jeeps since early 2000s.[5]