Piplani

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Piplani
locality
Piplani is located in Bhopal
Piplani
Piplani
Location of Piplani in Bhopal
Coordinates: 23°14′49″N 77°28′7″E / 23.24694°N 77.46861°E / 23.24694; 77.46861
CountryIndia
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictBhopal
CityBhopal
Government
 • BodyBhopal Municipal Corporation
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Pincode
462022
Telephone+91755
Vehicle registrationMP-04-

Piplani (Hindi: पिपलानी) is a town in Bhopal, India, in the BHEL township in the city of Bhopal.

Etymology[edit]

Piplani is a derivative of Bhopal which is an adjacent village. Piplani houses the BHEL factory and offices. Nearby attractions include the NCC Grounds and the BHEL Cultural Hall.

Points of interest[edit]

Restaurants[edit]

Indian Coffee House

Balaji Restaurent

Schools[edit]

  • St Theresas Girls High School
  • Vikram Higher Secondary School

The Piplani has many BHEL Staff Quarters, some of which are now vaccant and destroyed. The entire Piplani is divided into 4 Sectors viz A, B, C, D.

There are many beautiful temples like Jain Mandir, Ganesh Temple, Aiyappa Temple, Kalibadi Temple, Gurudwara Guru Nanak Darbar etc. which are area of attraction for locals and outsiders.