|The partition of India led to the State of Punjab, in the|
boundaries of 'Hindustan' without a capital
zone, Lahore being the earlier one which came in the
boundaries of 'Pakistan'.
Plan based on organic form of leaf. The stem of the leaf was compared with a commercial axis, which cuts through the centre of the city. Traffic arteries would branch out from this stem.
Photo of the Earlier Construction Phase of the Deelopment of the formation of the city of Chandigarh
|Sketches by Maxwell Fry |
defining the location of the city
onto the map.
This journey is continued at Corbusian Era of Chandigarh Development.