Mandi Dabwali

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Mandi Dabwali
Town
Mandi Dabwali is located in Haryana
Mandi Dabwali
Mandi Dabwali
Location in Haryana, India
Mandi Dabwali is located in India
Mandi Dabwali
Mandi Dabwali
Mandi Dabwali (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
StateHaryana
DistrictSirsa
Population
(2011)
 • Total52,873
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC5:30 (IST)
PIN
Vehicle registrationHR-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.[1] Pin code of Mandi Dabwali is 125104.[2]

In the 2001 Census of India, Mandi Dabwali had a population of 53811. Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%.[3]

In the 2011 Census of India, Mandi Dabwali had a population of 269,929. Males constituted 141945 of the population and females 127984.[4][5]

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.[6][7]

The town has been a hub for manufacturing and marketing modified open jeeps since early 2000s.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.latlong.net/place/mandi-dabwali-haryana-india-13611.html
  2. ^ http://www.citypincode.in/HARYANA/SIRSA/MANDI_DABWALI_PINCODE
  3. ^ "Alphabetical List of Towns and their Population: Haryana" (PDF). Census of India. 2001. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
  4. ^ "Alphabetical List of Towns and their Population: Haryana". Census of India. Retrieved 2016-02-06.
  5. ^ census, India. "Official census of India". census info 2011. Retrieved 6 February 2016.
  6. ^ About 400 killed in fire in India. CNN. Retrieved 6 March 2012.
  7. ^ "Mandi Dabwali fire: DAV Public School to pay compensation". 23 January 2013. Retrieved 2014-06-27.
  8. ^ "Canadian Boyz from Mandi Dabwali". Indian Express. Retrieved 2014-06-27.