Ludhiana is a city and a municipal corporation in Ludhiana district in the Indian state of Punjab. Ludhiana is Punjab's largest city and India's largest city north of Delhi, with an area of 310 sq. km and an estimated population of 1,618,879 as of the 2011 census. The city stands on the Sutlej River's old bank, 13 kilometres (8.1 mi) south of its present course. It is an industrial center of northern India; the UK's BBC has called it India's Manchester. Ludhiana was among the list of smart cities that will be developed by government of India. According to World Bank Group Ludhiana is the best city in India to do business.
Posters asking for Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu to keep his promise of quitting politics have appeared in Ludhiana. Sidhu, at the time of campaigning for Lok Sabha elections, had promised that he.. IndiaTimes - Published
Congress president Rahul Gandhi hit out at PM Narendra Modi for 'destroying the strength of Indian economy' and said without 'made in Ludhiana', India cannot challenge 'made in China'. "Modi has.. IndiaTimes - Published
Dharmendra, born as Dharam Singh Deol in Ludhiana in 1935, spent his early life in the district’s Sahnewal village where his father was the headmaster of the village school. He addressed three public.. IndiaTimes - Published