History[ edit ] India experienced a phenomenal rate of urban growth during the 25 years following independence and Bombay has had its due share in it. The population of Greater Bombay rose from 2. The rapid rate of growth of population, made possible by the increasing industrial and commercial importance of the city, resulted in a fast deterioration in the quality of life for the majority of people living in the city.
Etymology[ edit ] The name Chandigarh is a compound of Chandi and Garh.
Chandi refers to Hindu goddess Chandi and Garh means fortress. Architect Albert Mayerthe initial planner of Chandigarh, lamented the American rejection of City Beautiful concepts and declared "We want to create a beautiful city Due to the presence of a lake, the area has fossil remains with imprints of a large variety of aquatic plants and animals, and amphibian life, which were supported by that environment.
As it was a part of the Punjab region, it had many rivers nearby where the ancient and primitive settling of humans began. So, about years ago, the area was also known to be a home to the Harappans.
The necessity to have a new capital for East Punjab in India then, led to the development of Chandigarh. The government carved out Chandigarh of nearly 50 Pwadhi speaking villages of the then state of East PunjabIndia.
Albert Mayer, during his work on the development and planning of the new capital city of Chandigarh, developed a superblock-based city threaded with green spaces which emphasized cellular neighborhoods and traffic segregation. His site plan used natural characteristics, using its gentle grade to promote drainage and rivers to orient the plan.
Mayer discontinued his work on Chandigarh after developing a master plan for the city when his architect-partner Matthew Nowicki died in a plane crash in Government officials recruited Le Corbusier to succeed Mayer and Nowicki, who enlisted many elements of Mayer's original plan without attributing them to him.
Le Corbusier also designed the general layout of the city, dividing it into sectors. It is open to give and open to receive. These include Geometric Hill and Martyrs Memorial; drawings were made, and they were begun inbut they were never completed. Chandigarh was located on the border of both states and the states moved to incorporate the city into their respective territories.
However, the city of Chandigarh was declared a union territory to serve as capital of both states. These villages were a part of the pre-Chandigarh era.
The city, lying in the northern plains, includes a vast area of flat, fertile land. Its northeast covers sections of Bhabar and while the remainder of its terrain is part of the Terai. Cwa characterised by a seasonal rhythm: The average annual rainfall is 1.
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