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|• Body||Municipal Corporation Of Delhi|
|• Official||Hindi, English|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||North Delhi|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Sadar Bazaar|
|Civic agency||Municipal Corporation Of Delhi|
Sadar Bazar (सदर बज़ार, سدر بزار, ਸਦਰ ਬਜ਼ਾਰ) is the largest wholesale market of household items in Delhi, India, and is located at the western side of Khari Baoli. Like other major markets of Old Delhi, this market also feels very crowded and buzzes with activity. Although it is primarily a wholesale market, it also caters to occasional retail buyers. Owing to the sheer volumes that are traded here every day, a visit to the market can be termed sensory overload.
it can be divided into various sub markets such as pratap market,swadeshi market,teliwara a.k.a. timber market etc. Being recognized as the biggest market of delhi it is not surprising to know that the property prices are at their height. At present, the market not only deals in household goods but also in various other items like toys, imitation jewellery and stationery. The Sadar Bazaar has become a den of forged duplicate products of many multi-national companies fmcg products and especially cosmetic goods of deceptively similar character are easily available here.
From authentic Indian food, delicacies and sweets of more than 100 kind,There are lots of narrow lanes with many shops selling Chinese goods, clothing, shoes and leather items, electronic and consumer goods and whatnot. The area, even more so than the rest of the city, is very congested. This is also a good place local delicacies which are fried in pure ghee (clarified butter)often.
The market can be chaotic but to experience Delhi in its totality, a visit to the Sadar Bazaar is essential. Sadar Bazaar is closed on Sundays.
Federation of Sadar Bazar Trades Association (Regd.) is the parental organization of all the major trade associations of Sadar Bazar.
The area also has a railway station of the name Delhi Sadar Bazar (Code : DSB).It is 1 km. far from New Delhi railway station and trains take about 9 to 15 minutes to reach there. All the trains that stop here are either EMUs, MEMUs or Passenger trains consisting of General - class seating arrangements.The fare is 5 Indian Rupees.
Administration & politics
Currently, this constituency is represented by Mr Som Dutt of the Aam Aadmi party. Previously this Vidhan Sabha constituency was represented by Rajesh Jain of the Indian National Congress (INC). Previously a parliamentary constituency, it is now a part of Chandni Chowk parliamentary constituency represented by Kapil Sibal of the INC.
- Murari Lal Gupta Chharia. http://murailalchharia.blogspot.in/2011/05/murari-lal-gupta-chharia.html
- Delhi Sadar Bazar - Online Directory. http://www.delhisadarbazar.in
- Sadar Bazar Trades Association
- Zones Municipal Corporation of Delhi.