Chandigarh

Chandigarh

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Chandigarh
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Following the partition of India and Pakistan in 1950 the Punjab did not have its own state capital. Nehru wanted a "new town" to be built and called on the architect Le Corbusier, who created a plan based on a model of the human body. From this town traced on paper the experimental Chandigarh was born.