About PataudiAt the foothills of Aravali ranges lies beautiful city of Pataudi. In fact its is a small town in Gurgaon district of Haryana and is barely at a distance of 26kms from the Gurgaon city and around 60kms to the west of Delhi. The state capital Chandigarh lies at a distance 313kms from Pataudi town. The town is popular as well as prominent especially since it served as the seat Pataudi State which was ruled by the Nawabs of Pataudi. The town also serves as the tehsil headquarters of Pataudi Tehsil belonging to Gurgaon Division.
History of PataudiPataudi was founded by one of the Rajput ruler Pata who named it Patodhi, which later got transformed into Pataudi. A princely state, Pataudi was built in 1804 during the British Era in India. It stretched for an area of 52square miles functioning under the political power of Commissioner of Delhi. It was the British East India Company who gifted Pataudi town and surrounding 40 villages to the first Nawab of Pataudi Faiz Talab Khan for its excellent aid that helped the English defeat the Maratha Empire during Second Anglo Maratha war. In 1947 after the Independence of the country, Pataudi state was counted under the Republic of India and in 1971 the Government of India under 26th amendment abolished all symbols of Princely India and its benefits. Pataudi town is all the more prominent for the famous Pataudi Palace which was built by Nawab Ibrahim Ali Khan in 1935 which at the present day serves as a heritage hotel. The Palace was designed by Heinz.
Geography of PataudiThe exact meridians of Pataudi town are based at 28° 19' 0" North latititude, 76° 47' 0" East longitude. The average elevation of the region is 240 meters or 787 feet above the sea level. Pataudi is surrounded by Rewari Tehsil in the west, Taoru in the east; Jatusana tehsil forms the southern boundary whereas Farrukh Nagar Tehsil forms the northern boundary.
Climate of PataudiPataudi experiences humid subtropical climatic conditions. The summers are extremely hot with May as the hottest month with temperature rising to a maximum of 43°C. Three months forms the major summer season, April, May June and then the monsoon season follows where rainfall is scanty and humidity rises. The average rainfall in a year is 475mm in Patudi. Though the region is a plain terrain but a gentle slope is visible from South western side to North eastern location. As a result, rainy season is not quite strong in this area. Unpredicted rainfall is the ideal way to describe this season in Pataudi.However the best season is the winter season which stretches from November to February where the weather remains quite cool and pleasant and ideal for sightseeing and roaming around. The minimum temperature during this season stays at 9°C with January as the coldest month.
Demography of PataudiPataudi city has a total population of 20,418 as per census 2011. Of this population around 10,693 are male individuals and 9725 are female inhabitants. The child population of this area for children within 0-6 years of age is marked at 3080 which is actually 15.08% of the total population. The sex ratio of the region is denoted at 909 females against every 1000 male. Around 22.95% of the total population belongs to schedule caste. The literacy rate of Pataudi city is recorded at 75.20% which is however a little lower to the state average at 75.55%. However the area suffers from less female literacy for which campaigns are conducted to have more girl child in schools. Male literacy in this area stands at 83.29% whereas female literacy is only 66.39%. The principal and the native language of this area is Punjabi however most of the people also speak Hindi and Rajasthani.
Administration of PataudiPataudi city is a Municipal Committee and the total area is divided into 13 wards having election in every 5 years. The total number of houses under the administration of Pataudi Municipal committee is 3481. The committee was responsible for arrangement of basic supplies like water, road construction, keeping of records, cleanliness, hygiene and imposition of records.
Municipal Committee Pataudi
Address:- Tehsil Road, Near Police Station, Pataudi (Gurgaon).
Contact No. with STD Code 0124-2672869, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Culture of PataudiPataudi is famous for its rich cultural heritage. The ruling Nawabs have contributed a lot in adding colors to its diverse culture and lifestyle. There are people from various clans in this region but Jats, Rajasthani, Ahirs,and Punjabis are the predominant ones. The customs and culture of the region as a result is hugely centered around the culture of these clans. Fairs and festivals of the area include almost all major Hindu festivals like Diwali, Dushera, Holi, Rakshabandhan, Shivratri, Bhaidoj, Ramnabami and others along with other religion festivals like Eid, Christmas, Gurunanak Birthday etc.
Economy of PataudiAgricultural production is not so large in Pataudi region. In fact only a few crops with limited production is available like rice, wheat, bajra, chilli, tomato, radish etc.. The reason behind this is the extreme weather conditions the infertile soil and the underground water level which is too much deep with poor irrigation facilities. The major source of earning among this region is the various industries that are located close by. With Industrial hub Gurgaon and country capital Delhi based in such close proximities, economy of the area is boosted through regular employment. Even IMT or Industrial Model Town, Maneswar is also based at a distance of 4kms only from Pataudi. In a nutshell trade and service is a major source of earning here.
Health Infrastructure in PataudiHealth infrastructure is one of the most important facilities for any location and the same is true for the region of Pataudi too. Though there is no Government hospital based in Pataudi, there are 50 bedded Community health centers with efficient doctors and experienced medical staff to cater the people of Pataudi and help them with immediate medical care. Apart from this there are Primary health centers too based in Pataudi with proper medical arrangements to cater patients at the earliest. Vaccinations and free medicine from the Government are available in these health care units as well as monetary benefits in regards to various kinds of treatment.
Some private hospitals are based in Pataudi which have equally good treatment facilities with modern equipments and best infrastructures. There are various experienced resident and visiting doctors in the private hospitals which provide treatment in the best way following the modern theories and procedures. However cost of treatment here is much higher in compared to the Government health units. Private hospitals here r has option of health insurance facility. The major hospitals here are mentioned below.
Address: Ward Number- 1, Main Gurgaon Pataudi Road
Near sumit Cinema Hall Pataudi, Gurgaon - 122503
Phone: 0124 2672500, 0124 2672608
Navjeevan Hospital & Maternity Centre
Address: A-50, Madan Puri Road, Near Pataudi Chowk
Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Phone: 9212046209, 9911199834, 9891323731
Address: Patuadi, Rewari Road, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Address: Main Bus Stn, Hayatpur Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Phone: 9582756533, 9582756833
Pathology in PataudiAn integral part of good and faster medical treatment is the role of medical laboratories and testing centers which are present in this area. Though all the hospitals have attached laboratories but there is also a branded private testing centre in this location. The details of the same are m
Dr Lal PathLabs
Address: Shop, 5, Pataudi, Cinema Market
Opposite.Shyam Cable, Near Chiranjiv Hospital, Haily Mandi,
Gurgaon - 122503
Phone: 9991833520, 9416890886
Chemists in PataudiAnother important part of good medical treatment is the availability of proper medicines and genuine drugs. There are a number of reputed medical stores in Pataudi which can be accessed for quality and genuine drugs. The details of the same are given below.
Yadav Medical Store
Address: Pataudi Chowk, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Address: Taruru Raod, Opp Sabji Mandi , Shop No.04, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Shree Shyam Medical
Address: Shop No 38, Bilaspur Road
Pataudi Road, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Anshul Medical Point
Address: Main Pataudi Road
Near Natthau Sweet Shop, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 122503
Public Utility Services in PataudiPataudi is one of the developing areas of Gurgaon district and enjoys presence of basic utility services needed for the comfort of its citizens.. It is a well administered and well facilitated city with enough opportunity for growth and development. Some of the best rated services available in the city include post offices, banks, real estate, gas agencies, petrol pumps etc. Some of these services are listed below for reference
Post Offices in PataudiPostal services are one of the most crucial services and Pataudi has a best serving Post office in its area. Financial investment schemes are not available in this post office. The pincode of Pataudi is 122503 and there are 6 more post offices under this pincode.
Pataudi Post Office
Status: Sub Post Office
Address: Pataudi , Pataudi, Gurgaon - 122503
Banks in PataudiBanking Institutions are extremely important to boost the economy of a place. The banks in Pataudi have all the major facilities along with core banking system. Pataudi has some popular banks with branches based here.
Allahabad Bank Pataudi
MICR Code: 110010100
Branch Code: 212630
Near Vishwas College Of Education, Pataudi, Gurgaon, Haryana 122503
Phone: 8901391288, 9818743619
Oriental Bank Of Commerce (OBC), Pataudi
IFSC Code: Orbc0101618
MICR Code: 110022241
Branch code: 101618
Hailey Mandi Road, Pataudi, Distt Gurgaon, Haryana, Pin - 122503
Uco Bank, Pataudi
IFSC code: Ucba0002428
MICR Code: 110028074
Branch Code: 002428
Pataudi Ward No.13, Hailey Mandi Road
Mainrohtak Hodal Road, Pataudi Gurgaon,Haryana-122503
Gurgaon Gramin Bank Pataudi
IFSC Code: Ggbk0001191
MICR Code: 110025269
Branch Code: 001191
Address: Po:Pataudi, District Gurgaon, Haryana 122503
Gurgaon Gramin Bank, Noorgarh Chowk
IFSC Code: Ggbk0001318
MICR Code: 110025434
Address: Noorgarh Chowk, Haily Mandi
Palhawas Road, Noorgarh, Pataudi Gurgaon 123504
Gurgaon Gramin Bank, Khor
IFSC Code: Ggbk0001326
MICR Code: 110025438
Village, Post Office - Khor, Block, Tahsil - Pataudi, District - Gurgaon 123414
State Bank Of India (Sbi) Pataudi
IFSC Code: Sbin0016239
MICR Code: Non-Micr
Branch Code: 016239
Address: Haily Mandi Road, Near Obc, Pataudi, Distt. Gurgaon. Haryana-122503
Axis Bank Pataudi
IFSC Code: Utib0002453
MICR Code: 110211150
Branch Code: 002453
Address: Upper Ground Floor, Khewat No. 74/75, Killa No.70/16/2(0-17)
232//3-15, Ward-3, Tawroo Road, Pataudi, Gurgaon Haryana 122503
Bank Of Baroda (Bob) Pataudi
IFSC Code: Barb0pataud
Branch Code: Pataud
Haily Mandi Road, Near Maruti Suzuki Showroom
Pataudi, Gurgaon, Haryana 122503
Corporation Bank (Corpbank) Pataudi
Branch Code: 002933
Address: Ward 13, Opp Hp Petrol Pump Pataudi Gurgaon 123503
State Bank Of Patiala (Sbp) Pataudi
IFSC Code: Stbp0001390
MICR Code: Non-Micr
Branch Code: 001390
Address: Pataudi Gurgaon Road, Pataudi-123503
Security Services in PataudiPataudi Police station covers Pataudi under its jurisdiction and it is their responsibility to maintain harmony and peace in the area. Though Pataudi is quite a peaceful area with very limited and small crimes, but still the police department keeps an eye of the maintaining of law and order in the area.
Pataudi Police Station
Address: Bilasputr Chowk, Pataudi Rd, Bilaspur, Gurgaon, Haryana 122413
Phone:0124 267 2970
Tel: 2672970, 2272967
Tel: 2869300 / 2329988
Petrol Pumps and Gas Agencies in PataudiPataudi Indane
Address: Rewari Road, Pataudi,
Near Bus Stand,Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Boxer Fuel Point
Address: Pataudi Rd, Pataudi
Village Gadholi Khurd, Nr Sec- 10
Gurgaon Haryana 123003
Tourist Destinations in PataudiThe prime attraction in Pataudi is Pataudi Palace. Stretching over an area of 25 acres this architectural brilliance was constructed by Nawab Ibrahim Ali Khan in 1935. Spread over verdant greenery this is a white Palladian structured arcaded palace. The palace hold large rose gardens, swimming pool, extravagant suites and ante room. The palace is divided into two parts one used by the royal family and its members while the other has several guest rooms with private cricket ground, badminton court etc. One can relax in the spa centre based here or play billiards in the antique Billiards Room of the palace. There are arrangements of buffet lunch here for the visitors which includes North Indian, Continental, South Indian, and Italian, French, and Chinese cuisine. It is an excellent location for a weekend trip to enjoy a relaxing time in the lap of nature and a stress buster away from the busy life of the modern day. Apart from the Pataudi Palace one can visit the multiple number of tourist spots close to Pataudi too. Some of the popular tourist destinations include Maneswar at 18kms, Gurgaon at 32km, Bhindawas lake at 35km and Nuh at 37kms only. Rewari and Jajjhar are popular cities here.
Transport in PataudiOne of the best attributes of Pataudi is its good connectivity in regards to all modes of travel like airways, railways as well as roadways. By air, Indira Gandhi International Airport Delhi is the nearest airport to Pataudi which connects almost all major cities in the country and several countries abroad. The distance from Pataudi to Delhi airport is only 45kms which can be travelled either by bus or rental taxis at minimum cost.
Railway Connectivity in Pataudi
The nearest railways station to Pataudi is Pataudi Road Railway Station. The station code is PRTD and the distance is only 3kms from the heart of the town. Apart from this there are Jataula Samphka Railway station at 5kms and Ichhapuri Railway Station at 6kms only. Pataudi Road Railway Station connects many prominent destinations like Bareilly, Delhi, Jaisalmer, Barmer, Kathgodam, Haridwar, Jodhpur, Ramnagar and Rewari. Haryana State Transport Buses and few other private buses travel through Pataudi and connect it to popular places like Gurgaon and country capital Delhi. Pataudi palace is only 5 minutes walk from Pataudi bus stand. One can also avail car services to travel around Pataudi. There are several car rental offices in the city which helps to fetch cars for definite period of time at defined rates. These rental companies are reputed ones and they have wide range of cars to choose from as per requirement. Some of the car rental companies are listed below.
Shri Shyam Taxi Service
Address: Village Madrpura, P.o-Sharpur, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Phone: 011 33986659
Bedi Tour & Travels
Address: Saraswati Enclave, Pataudi Road
Near Sector 10a, Opp. Power House
Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Phone: 8750109606, 9810909706
Address: Haly Mandi Road, Near Shiv Murti, Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Chawla Tour & Travels
Address: Main Madan Puri Rd, Pataudi Chowk
Pataudi, Gurgaon - 123003
Phone: 9582930944, 9899314933
Address: Ashram Rd, Opp Bdo Block Pataudi, Gurgaon - 122503
Trains in Pataudi
To conclude Pataudi is one of the best tourism places especially for its greatest attraction the Royal Palace and its excellent environment. Since part of the palace is transformed to a luxurious heritage hotel one can spend quality time in this location. Even buffet lunches at a price around Rs 1000 are available here. Apart from this, the city is also a developing place with so many industrial places like Maneswar, Sohna Road, Gurgaon, Delhi located nearby.
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