Chandigarh and Its Journey from Sleepy to Supercool

Chandigarh Who's that Hippie

I was born and brought up in Chandigarh. I’ve never been in a different city – studied here, worked here. Everything.  So since the age of 5 (that’s when you gain senses), I’ve seen or heard about almost everything that has happened here. Be it about the changing seasons, new Governors, renovation of roundabouts, PU elections, landline numbers turning from 5-digit to 7-digit or the latest Dera Sacha Sauda cacophony; I have been here, seen all.

Chandigarh (City Beautiful – as we all know it) has been known for its well-planned infrastructure, clean and green roads, Sukhna Lake, Rose Garden, Nek Chand’s Rock Garden, PU Student Center, and