Some interesting Facts About Dehradun to Know

Some interesting Facts About Dehradun to Know

  • City Dehradun
    Ward MC -60
    LAT LONG 30.314018, 78.030524
    Area 300 km2 (100 sq mi)
    Population as per 2011 578,420
    Official Languages English, Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, Garhwali, Nepali

    Time zone           IST (UTC+5:30)

    Festival Jhand    Tapkeshwar Fair, Laxmansidh Fair, Bissu Fair, Mahasu Devta Fair, Shaheed Veer Kesri Chandra Fair etc
    Religion Hindu, Buddhist, Sikh, Muslims
    Transport Air, Road, Rail
    Vehicle registration UK-07
    STD Code 0135
     

    Food and Cuisine

    Milk and Milk Products, Vegetarian – Non vegetarian Food, lentils, Singodi, Kandalee ka Saag, Kumaoni Raita, Gahat ki Dal, Aloo ke Gutke, Sani Hui Muli, Nimbu, Kaafli, Gulgula, and Kulath Phanu, Jhangora ki Kheer, Bal Mithai and Famous Arsa etc.
                    Monuments       FRI.Sir George Everest’s House, Dehradun Clock Tower, The Kalinga War Memorial
    Places of interest Rajaji National Park, Robber’s Cave, Santala Devi Temple, Tapkeshwar Temple, Laxman Siddh, Malsi Deer Park, Sahastradhara, Tapowan, Forest Research Institute, etc.
    Industries Sachin Lime Industries, Seerat Agro Industries, Food Corporation of India, Swad India Food Product, Gulri Food Supplier, Atal Foods Private Limited, Fast Food Joshi, Deep Enterprises, Windlass Biotech Limited, Intas Pharmaceuticals Limited, Goodcare Pharma Private Limited, Nehal Pharma Pvt. Ltd. Etc.
    Notable personalities from Doon Shriya Saran – Indian Film Actress and Model, Urmila Bhatt – Actress, Ramachandra Guha – Indian Historian and writer, Raghav Juyal – Indian Dancer and Choreographer, Monisha Kaltenborn – Sauber Formula One Team, Manish Maithani – Indian Football Player, Namrata Rai – Indian Classical Dancer, Kulraj Kaur Randhawa – Actress, Vandana Shiva – Philosopher, environmentalist, Himani Bhatt Shivpuri – Actress, Archana Puran Singh – Indian television Presenter Personality and Film Actress etc.

    Map of Dehradun

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