|Nickname(s): City of Seven Gates|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Khadoor Sahib|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Jandiala Guru|
Jandiala Guru is named after Jand, the son of the founder. The municipality was created in 1867 during the colonial period of British rule and formed part of Amritsar Tehsil. The town was situated on the route of the North-Western Railway. The population according to the 1901 census was 7,750, and the revenue of the town in 1903-4 was Rs. 8,400, mainly from octroi.
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