Faridabad is the most populous and largest city in the north Indian state of Haryana. It's a leading industrial centre and situated in the National Capital Region bordering the Indian capital New Delhi. It is one of the major satellite cities of Delhi and is located 284 kilometres south of the state capital Chandigarh. The river Yamuna forms the eastern district boundary with Uttar Pradesh. Government of India included it in the second list of Smart Cities Mission on 24 May 2016. Faridabad has been described as eighth fastest growing city in the world and third most in India by City Mayors Foundation survey. As per the 2001 Delhi regional plan, Faridabad is part of the Delhi Metropolitan Area (DMA).
Faridabad is one of the 10 constituencies in Haryana going to vote on May 12. It consists of the following assembly segments - Hathin, Hodal, Palwal, Prithla, Faridabad NIT, Badkhal, Ballabgarh,.. DNA - Published