Jia Sarai

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Jia Sarai is an urban village in the south of New Delhi. It is one of the three villages, along with Ber Sarai and Katwaria Sarai, bordering the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi campus. Bhai Trilochan Singh Panesar, also known as Veerji belonged to this village. Jia Sarai is known for coaching classes for civil services, engineering services and a variety of other competitive examinations.[1]


There are two temples in Jia Sarai. One is in the middle of the village and another is outside, in a disputed area adjoining IIT Delhi.


  1. ^ Arya, Sadhna; Anupama Roy (2006). Poverty, gender and migration. SAGE Publications. p. 200. ISBN 978-0-7619-3459-2. 

Coordinates: 28°33′N 77°11′E / 28.550°N 77.183°E / 28.550; 77.183