Municipal Corporations In Punjab

There are total 10 municipal corporations (Nagar Nigam) in Punjab. Out of these 10, Phagwara is the only municipal corporation that is not a district headquarter. It comes under Kapurthala district, having district headquarter at Kapurthala city.
The municipal corporations come under the control of Department of Local Government (also called as Local Bodies Department). Navjot Singh Sidhu of Congress, who is an MLA from Amritsar East constituency in Amritsar district, is the cabinet minister of this department. The head office of this department is at Sector 35, Chandigarh.
NOTE: The elections for 3 nagar nigams Amritsar, Patiala and Jalandhar were held in December 2017. In these elections, Congress party won from majority of seats in all 3 corporations. New mayors of these 3 municipal corporations were elected in January 2018 and this page is updated accordingly.
New Mayor of Patiala: Sanjeev Bittu was named as Patiala mayor here on Tuesday. Yoginder Singh Yogi was named senior deputy mayor and Vinti Sanger as deputy mayor.
New Mayor of Amritsar: Karamjit Singh Rintu was named as mayor of Amritsar, Raman Bakshi was named as senior deputy mayor and Younis Kumar as deputy mayor.
New Mayor of Jalandhar: Jagdish Raja, a five time councillor and member of Congress, is the new mayor of Jalandhar. Surinder Kaur was elected as senior deputy mayor and Harsimran Bunty was appointed as deputy mayor of Jalandhar.
A list of municipal corporations of Punjab is given below:
  1. Amritsar - Amritsar is the second largest city of Punjab and is famous for the Shri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple). Karamjit Singh Rintu is the current mayor of Amritsar, elected in January 2018. He belongs to Congress party. Raman Bakshi is the senior deputy mayor and Younis Kumar is deputy mayor of Amritsar municipal corporation.
    Population: 11.59 Lakh
    Office: Municipal Corporation Amritsar, Town Hall, Amritsar.
    Contact Number: 0183-2545155
    Email: cmcasr@gmail.com
    Website: www.amritsarcorp.com
  2. Bathinda - Balwant Rai Nath is the current mayor of Municipal Corporation Bathinda (MCB). His contact number is 098145-86896.
    Population: 2.86 Lakh
    Office: Near Railway Station, Bathinda.
    Phone: 1800-180-2626 (Toll Free Number)
    Email: cmcbathinda@gmail.com
    Website: www.mcbathinda.com
  3. Hoshiarpur - Shiv Kumar Sood is the current mayor of Municipal Corporation Hoshiarpur.
    Population: 1,68,653
    Office: Municipal Corporation Hoshiarpur Building, Shakti Nagar, Hoshiarpur - 146001.
    Phone: 01882-220322, 244022
    Email: eomchsp@gmail.com
    Website: www.mchoshiarpur.org
  4. Phagwara - Phagwara is the smallest municipal corporation according to the population and it is the only city which is not a district headquarter but is a municipal corporation. Mr. Arun Kumar Khosla is the mayor of this city.
    Population: 97,864
    Office: Town Hall, NH1, Phagwara, Punjab (144401)
    Phone: 01824-260426
    Email: cmcphagwara@gmail.com
    Website: www.mcphagwara.com
  5. Jalandhar - Jalandhar is the third largest city (by population) of Punjab. Jagdish Raja, a five time councillor and member of Congress, is the new mayor of Jalandhar. Surinder Kaur was elected as senior deputy mayor and Harsimran Bunty was appointed as deputy mayor of Jalandhar. Do you know that Jalandhar is famous for which industry?
    Population: 8,68,929
    Office: 1st Floor, Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Admin Complex, Jalandhar.
    Phone: 0181-2227015
    Email: commissioner.mcj@gmail.com, complaints.mcj@gmail.com
    Website: www.mcjalandhar.in
  6. Ludhiana - Ludhiana is the largest city of Punjab having a population of more than 16 lakh. Balkar Singh Sandhu is the new mayor of Ludhiana since March 2018.
    Population: 16,18,879
    Office: Municipal Corporation, Clock Tower Road, Mata Rani Chowk, Ludhiana
    Phone: 0161-2748412, 0161-545877, 98140-20912
    Website: www.mcludhiana.gov.in
  7. Patiala - Patiala is the 4th largest city of Punjab. Sanjeev Bittu is the mayor of Patiala municipal corporation, who was elected for this post in Jan 2018. Yoginder Singh Yogi was named senior deputy mayor and Vinti Sanger as deputy mayor.
    Population: 4,46,246
    Office : Municipal Corporation, Moti Bagh, Patiala. Pincode - 147001.
    Contact Number : 1800-180-2808, 0175-2303513
    Email : cmc_patiala@yahoo.com
    Website : www.mcpatiala.in
  8. Moga - Akshit Jain, son of former MLA Joginderpal Jain of Shiromani Akali Dal, is the current and first mayor of Municipal Corporation Moga. Anil Bansal is the senior deputy mayor of Moga.
    Population: 1,63,397
    Contact Number: 01636 - 220337, 220472
    Address: Municipal Corporation, Moga. Pincode - 142001
  9. Pathankot - Anil Vasudeva of BJP is the first and current mayor of Pathankot.
    Population: 1,56,306
    Office: Sarain Mohalla, Pathankot, Punjab 145001
    Phone: 0186-2220230, 0186-2220929
    Website : www.mcpathankot.gov.in
  10. Mohali - Kulwant Singh is the current and first mayor of Municipal Corporation Mohali (S.A.S. Nagar).
    Population: 1,66,864
    Office : Municipal Corporation SAS Nagar, Sector-68, Mohali
    Contact Number : 0172-5044907, 0172-5044910
    Email : mcsasnagar@gmail.com
    Website : www.mcmohali.org