Welcome to City of Sports
An ancient city in Punjab, Jalandhar, ruled by the Hindus and the Mughals in succession, is believed to be the oldest city in Punjab. The city, which has major road and rail connections, is a market for agricultural products, textiles, leather goods, wood products, and sporting goods. Jalandhar today is a highly industrialised centre being India's foremost producer of world class sports equipments. Popularly called the 'Sports City of India' as it has not only the finest sports industry but also has the distinction of producing some of the best sports persons in the country. Jalandhar is also considered as a hub for education as many professional Institutions are situated in the city. It has very alive atmosphere, something that is typical to the whole of Punjab. It is situated at a distance of 146 km from its capital Chandigarh and is at a distance of 350 km from New Delhi on Delhi-Amritsar National Highway. Nearest international airport is at Amritsar at a distance of 90 km.