<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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(, ) is a city and a municipal corporation
in Yamuna Nagar district
in the Indian state
. This town is known for the cluster of plywood units. The older town is called Jagadhri
. The railway station servicing the town is called Jagadhari Railway Station
Yamuna Nagar has a unique blend of basic modern amenities like shopping malls, ATMs network, Health Care, Education but still it has a very sweet charm of old city, relaxed life and smiling people, who love good food and small talks. It is a green, clean and prosperous industrial town. However, due to recent spur in Industrial units in and around the city have resulted in severe air, water and soil pollution issues.
Yamuna nagar has the river Yamuna running through the district, and forming the eastern boundary with the neighbouring Saharanpur district. This boundary is also a state boundary, as Saharanpur
is in the state of Uttar Pradesh
. The distt. also separates the Yamuna system from the Satluj river system.
Towards its northern edge is a sub-mountainous region, which has more forest cover and lots of streams; it is the area where the river Yamuna flows out of the hills and into the plains. The northern boundary is also an interstate boundary with the state of Himachal Pradesh
to the north. Sirmour
in Himachal is the district to its north with the towns of Nahan
and Paonta Sahib
close to the boundary with Yamuna nagar.
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