Sadar Bazaar

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Sadar Bazaar
locality, market
Sadar Bazaar is located in Delhi
Sadar Bazaar
Sadar Bazaar
Location in Delhi, India
Coordinates: 28°39′32″N 77°13′00″E / 28.658813°N 77.216742°E / 28.658813; 77.216742Coordinates: 28°39′32″N 77°13′00″E / 28.658813°N 77.216742°E / 28.658813; 77.216742
Country  India
State Delhi
District North Delhi
Government
 • Body Municipal Corporation Of Delhi
Languages
 • Official Hindi, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 110006
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.

Overview[edit]

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.

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.[1]

Railway Station[edit]

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.[2][1]

Administration & politics[edit]

Sadar-Paharganj, constitutes one of the 12 administrative zones of Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD).[3]

Currently, this constituency is represented by Mr Som Dutt[4] 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.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sadar Bazar Trades Association
  2. ^ http://www.erail.in
  3. ^ Zones Municipal Corporation of Delhi.
  4. ^ http://www.indian-elections.com/assembly-elections/delhi/winning-candidates-list-delhi-assembly-elections-2013.html