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INFORMATION ABOUT YAMUNANAGAR
Yamunanagar was formed as a new district of Haryana on 16 October, 1989. Earlier to that it was part of Ambala district. The river Yamuna forms its eastern boundary with the states of Uttar Pradesh and Uttranchal. The district is also bordered by Himachal Pradesh and the districts of Karnal, Kurukshetra and Ambala. There are 655 villages and 10 towns in this district.
Yamunanagar was earlier known as 'Abdulahpur'. Pre-independence, it was a small village with population concentrated around Jagadhri Railway Station. After partition of India, many refugees from Punjab in Pakistan chose to make Yamunanagar/ Jagadhri their new home, and in the process adding to the culture of the town. The area where land was allocated to the refugees later developed into the model town area of Yamunanagar.
The Places of Interest and Sight Seeing
ACCOMODATION/STAY OPTIONS IN YAMUNANAGAR
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