Nagar Nigam Udaipur – Regional Government Office in Udaipur, Rajasthan
The Udaipur Municipal Corporation is entrusted with providing its citizens all infrastructure and services that help create a vibrant city. This Annual Report is intended to provide all stakeholders with an overview of the ongoing projects and programs, plans for the future and our audited financial statements. The corporation has 70 ( BJP-44, congress-20,others-6 ) municipal wards and Govind Singh Tank is the mayor. The city had a city council that was converted into a municipal corporation in 2013.
Address: Udaipur Municipal Corporation, Townhall Link Road, Udaipur, Rajasthan,313001
Phone Number (Helpline): 0294-2426262
Phone Number (Mayor Office): 0294-2410323
Phone Number (Commissioner Office): 0294-2421255
Udaipur also is known as the “City of Lakes” is a major city, municipal corporation and the administrative headquarters of the Udaipur district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar in the former Rajputana Agency. It was founded in 1559 by Maharana Udai Singh II of the Sisodia clan of Rajput when he shifted his capital from the city of Chittorgarh to Udaipur after Chittorgarh was besieged by Akbar. It remained as the capital city till 1818 when it became a British princely state and thereafter the Mewar province became a part of Rajasthan when India gained independence in 1947.
Udaipur is a popular tourist destination and is known for its history, culture, scenic locations, and the Rajput-era palaces. It is popularly known as the “City of Lakes” because of its sophisticated lake system. It has seven lakes surrounding the city. Five of the major lakes, namely Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Pichola, Swaroop Sagar Lake, Rangsagar and Doodh Talai Lake have been included under the restoration project of the National Lake Conservation Plan (NLCP) of the Government of India. Besides lakes, Udaipur is also popular for its massive historic forts and palaces, museums, galleries, natural locations and gardens, architectural temples, as well as traditional fairs, festivals, and structures.
Udaipur is a very popular tourist destination. Known for its history, culture, scenic locations and the Rajput-era palaces, Udaipur was also voted as the best city in the world in 2009 by the Travel + Leisure magazine.