Rajban

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Coordinates: 30°31′06″N 77°39′35″E / 30.5184°N 77.6596°E / 30.5184; 77.6596

Rajban is small town near Paonta Sahib in the Sirmaur district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

Rajban is home to one of the oldest cement factory (CCI) in Himachal. It is located on the river bank, where river Tohns and river Giri converge. Rajban is a very small town with a dense forest adjacent to it and the high steep hills can be seen easily from the landscapes of the Rajban town.

Basically Rajban is known for the central Governments establishment there known as Cement Corporation of India. Its quite a very large unit area wise and employing up to 500 workers working in the establishment. This industrial establishment has developed a good residential colony nearby the plant known as C.C.I Rajaban Colony for its employees. It has good facilities for them like hosipital, school, small parks and a large playground within the boundaries of the colony. Earlier Kendriya vidyalya school was there for the education of employees children but with the span of time the school has been changed and now Doon valley school is providing education in that premises. The river giri flows nearby the rajban town which flowing thorough it meets river yamuna making it bigger in size in paonta sahib. Nearby places of rajban town are sataun, paonta sahib, muglowala, gondpur industrial area, saalwala, renuka, kamrao, and shilai.

Climate[edit]

During summer the temperature of the town remains between 0 to 40 °C and in the winters it comes down to 7 °C. During winter the temperature here remains a bit mild between 18 to 27 °C.