is a city, a municipal council
and headquarter of Mahendragarh district
in the Indian state
. It is one of the very few districts in India with the name of the district different from the name of the main town in the district.
Narnaul is located at . It has an average elevation of 298 meters (977 feet). The district is rich in mineral resources such as iron ore, copper ore, beryl, tourmaline, Muschovite mica, Biotite mica, albie, calcite, and quartz.
Road: Narnaul is connected by road to Rewari, Mahendragarh and other towns in Haryana and neaby towms Jhunjhunu, Bahror, etc. of Rajasthan. Buses ply from the main bus interchange in Narnaul to these and other towns and Delhi.
Railway: Narnaul is located on the Rewari-Ringas-Phulera section of Delhi-Ajmer railway track. Only a few trains run on this section.
Airport: Delhi is the nearest airport 110 km away. There is an airstrip located at Bachod village 10km from Narnaul used as a flying club.
Narnaul has schools, undergraduate colleges and postgraduate colleges. It has a Kendriya Vidyalaya (Central School).
Haryana government has proposed to construct an Ayurvedic Medical College in Narnaul.
The main town of the district of Mahendragarh
, Narnaul dates back to the Mahabharata era as Nar Rashtra
according to legend. Another legend puts it to be about 900 years old where lions roamed free in the jungles surrounding the... Read More