Chandigarh is the capital city for the Indian state Punjab. It is one of the biggest commercial, economical, cultural and education center for Northern India. Total area coverage is 960,787 km as Metro and the overall population is around 1,054,686 and ranks 29th in India. Punjabi is the major language spoken in Chandigarh and English takes 2nd position. The city is one of the major financial hub in India.
Major transportation services in Chandigarh are Road, Rail and Airport. The city holds 86.05% in the literacy level among the metropolitan cities in India.There so many public and private schools, colleges and education institutions being run. Chandigarh holds numerous education institutions and they are operated privately and publicly from schools to colleges and the Panjab University. As per the information provided by Chandigarh administration's department for education, there are a total of 107 government schools in Chandigarh. Bollywood is the Hindi Film industry recognized globally. Cricket is the major and popular sports in Chandigarh. As the banking sector, the RBI ranked Chandigarh as the twelfth largest deposit centre and tenth largest credit centre nationwide as of June 2012.