Chandimandir Cantonment

Chandimandir Cantonment

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Chandimandir Cantonment is a cantonment of the Indian Army located in Panchkula district, at the foot of the Sivalik Hills adjoining Panchkula city, in the state of Haryana, India. It is the headquarters of the Western Command of Indian Army. The village that gives Chandimandir its name is on its North Eastern edge along the Ambala-Kalka highway. Panchkula city is to its south, the river Ghagghar to its West, Mansa Devi and Saketri to its East. It is among the few modern cantonments built in Independent India and not having a starting history dating back to the British Indian Army. Chandimandir has Sectors A, and B for its officer's family quarters. Sectors C, D, E and F for JCO's and OR's family. A large number of families also stay in Panchkula in hired houses. It has Pine marg as a residential area for senior officers. The Auditorium is called Manekshaw Auditorium, and it has a stadium called Raina stadium after the former chief of the Indian Army. There are also many army units within its area.show more

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  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 100g
  • Duc
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135967835
  • 9786135967838