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Mullanpur Dakha is a town and a nagar panchayat in Ludhiana district in the Indian state of Punjab.Also known as mandi Mullanpur as it has grain market for the surrounding villages. Therefore this town now developed as the market and junction for various good and transport for surrounding villages.
As of 2001[update] India census, Mullanpur Dakha had a population of 14,607. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Mullanpur Dakha has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 63%. In Mullanpur Dakha, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Mullanpur is on the national highway 95 so has great bus services to and from both from Bathinda and Moga to and from Ludhiana also has a railway station and the other nearest railway stations are Chawnkimaan (7 km) and Ludhiana Junction (16 km). The closest airport, the Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport, Amritsar is 3 hours away.Jangpur, Isewal, Mullanpur, bhanohar, Raqba, Pandori, rurka and dakha are near by villages .
Markets and colonies
Markets - Dakha Complex, Rozy Market and Meena Bazar are the main and famous markets in Mullanpur.Bedi Electronics is the main mobile and computer repairing shop in Mullanpur.
Colonies - There are many large colonies.Guru Teg Bahadur Nagar (G.T.B Nagar) is the famous colony in Mullanpur. Link road, Harnake Nagar and Dashmesh Nagar is also the one of the posh Colonie in Mullanpur.
There are three main educational institutions, Government primary and Senior secondary school. Guru Nanak Public School, Mullanpur, peace public school and Guru Hargobind Khalsa College, Sudhar in nearby cities serve the village.Village GTB national college Dakha is famous in ludhiana district.
Trusts and Gurdwaras
Trusts - Gurmat Bhawan is the main and most popular trust in Mullanpur. This trust helps the poor and handicap children and educate them.
Gurdwaras - The most famous Gurdwara of Mullanpur is Gurdwara Mushkiana Sahib. A place of great historical significance.
Other Gurdwaras include Sri Guru Hargobind Sahib and Gurdwara Singh Sahib.
Kukies restaurant and banquet , Mini Holland and Vehra Shagna Da Haveli are the famous Restaurants of Mullanpur.
Dakha is famous for it's Football team and have a lot of young talented players . Dakha FC is one of the top team in ludhiana district .
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.
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