came into existence on 1st November, 1989. Prior to it Panipat was
a part of distt. Kamal. Earlier it was narrated that "PANIPAT"
village was amongst the five villages which were demanded by LORD
KRISHNA from DURYODHANA during MAHABHARAT. Lateran, it came to be
known as PANIPAT. Panipat has its importance due to THREE BATTLES
which were fought, first between IBRAHIM LODHI and BABAR in the
year 1526, Second between AKBAR & HEMU in the year 1556 and
the third and final battle between the AHAMAD SHAH ABDALI and
MARATHAS in the year 1761. There was a special contribution of the
people of Panipat in the Independence movement. In 1857, 16
villages of Naultha area declined to pay revenue to the British
Rulers. They had also planned to murder the Collector of Panipat.
The freedom fighters of this region had also snatched city
Samalkha from the British Rulers. The Grave of KALANDER SHAH was
the place of activities of the freedom fighters. Following are
some of the important historical places in Panipat: -
GRAVE OF IBRAHIM LODHI-
When Ibrahim Lodhi
died in the year 1526 in the war, he was buried at the War- Field.
This place is located near the Tehsil area, Panipat.
This place is 8 K.M.
away from Panipat city a historic war took place between AHAMAD
SHAH ABDALI and MARATHAS SARDAR SHIV RAM BHAU. In this war MARA
THAS were defeated badly. It was stated during the war, that due
to heavy flow of blood of human beings, a MANGO TREE lost its
original colour and got converted in to a DARK (BLACK) colour one.
This place has been developed as a WAR-HERO MEMORIAL by the State
This pond (talab)
was constructed by MARATHA SARDAR MANGAL RAGHU NATH JI who settled
at Panipat after the MARA THA WAR.
This Tomb is 700
years old and was built by the Sons of ALLAUDIN-KHlLZI.
A garden by the name
of KABOOL BAGH was laid by BABAR when he was become victorious in
the war in memory of his BEGUM MUSSAMMA T -KABULI- BEGAM.
This imposing gate
is situated in the middle of the city and was built by NAWAB
are three tourist complexes in Panipat:-
Sky Lark Complex, Near GT Road.
Blue-Jay At Samalkha.
Kala-Aamb Complex at Sanoli-Road.
the days of terrorism in neighboring State Punjab, several
Industrialists of handloom industry from Ludhiyana shifted their
business at Panipat and later on after normalcy were restored in
Punjab; some of them went back to their State. Panipat has become
an important Handloom Industrial Distt. In the North Zone after
Ludhiyana (Punjab). Now days, Panipat is well known all over the
world for its exports of handloom products to all parts of the
globe. There are two Sub-Divisions in Distt. Panipat i.e. Panipat
Sub-Division, Samalkha Sub-Division and five Blocks. There are two
Municipal Committees and five Market Committees and total of 199
villages and 164 Gram Panchayats. There are 9 Police Stations in
area of District Panipat is 1300.38 Sq.K.M.
are nine police Stations are functioning
in this district: The detail of which is as under:-
PS Model Town, Panipat
PS Chandni Bagh
10. PS Sanoli
11. Women Police
PS Traffic, Babarpur, Panipat