About EllenabadEllenabad town is one of the most important and leading towns of Sirsa district in Haryana state. It is a Municipal Committee town and headquarter of Ellenabad subdivision. Besides, it also serves as one of the Vidhan Sabha constituencies in Sirsa District. With so many credentials to its name, this town not surprisingly wields immense influence over the district.
History of EllenabadThere is an interesting anecdote as to how this town got its name present name ‘Ellenabad’, which has become part of popular folklore. The popular story goes that during British rule the commissioner of Hisar Robert Hutch and his beloved pregnant wife Ellena had made brief stop in one of the nearby villages. It was during this brief stay that his pregnant wife eventually gave birth to a beautiful child. Robert Hutch understandably became happy and joyous. And to mark this joyous occasion Robert Hutch name the entire town as Ellenabad after his wife ‘Ellena’.
Administration in EllenabadAll the local civic administrative issues are looked after by Ellenabad Municipal Committee. Right from supplying water to all households to ensuring maintenance of drainage system and street lights across the town. Besides, this civic body also has full authority to construct new highways and also collect property taxes from all the households coming under its jurisdiction. As per 2011 census approximately 36,623 people were living within the jurisdiction of Ellenabad Municipal Committee, out of which 19441 were male and 17182 were female population. As for how many ward this committee has, then there are total 17 wards, for which elections are held once in every 5 years.
Municipal Committee Ellenabad
Address:- Near Panchmukhi Chowk, Ward No. 11 Ellenabad
Contact No. 01698-220352
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Economy of EllenabadEconomy of Ellenabad is completely driven by agricultural sector. Almost all the villages coming under Ellenabad subdivision are mainly engaged in farming activities to earn their daily livelihood. Main crops grown in this region are cotton, bajra, wheat, gram, barley and rape-mustard. Most of these crops are sold at local grain market, while substantial amount of them are also supplied to many local agro based industries. This finally brings us to industrial sector, which has a very minimal presence here. Large industrial areas are operating in adjoining regions of Sirsa, and Dabwali, where substantial percentage of Ellenabad’s workforce is currently working. Most of the factories operating here belong to small and medium scale categories, with most of them constituting of agro based industries.
Healthcare Services in Ellenabad
Over past few decades healthcare services is surely showing signs of improvement in Ellenabad. This has lead to rise in the number of well equipped hospitals, including few multi specialty hospitals. Local patients surely couldn’t have asked for more, who today though still flock to adjoining cities like Sirsa town for reliable treatment, but in much lesser numbers. Coming to basic services like chemist shops and general clinics, then this town was always self sufficient on this front and still is. With pretty decent numbers of chemist shops and clinics, patients here have to never worry about their general health as such.
Navjeevani General & Women Hospital
Address: Nohar Road, Ellenabad, Sirsa-Haryana - 125102
Phone no: +(91)-9466482161
Godara Multispeciality Hospital
Address: Ellenabad, Sirsa-Haryana - 125102, Main Bazar
Phone no: +(91)-1698-220164
Address: Nr Bijli Ghar, Baba Avtar Singh Chowk, Nirankari Clny, Ellenabad, Sirsa-Haryana – 125102
Phone no: +(91)-1698-222660, +(91)-9416620580
Doctors in EllenabadDr. N. D Wadhwa
Address: 132, Nohar Road, Near Oriental Bank Of Commerce, Ellenabad- 125102
Phone no: (1698) 221202
Dr. Shobha Sharma
Address: 86, Sirsa Road, Near Sharma Clinic, Ellenabad- 125076
Phone no: (1698) 250608
Chemist Shops in EllenabadAgarwal Medical Hall
Address: 86, Gandhi Chowk, Near State Bank Of Patiala, Ellenabad- 125102
Phone no: (1698) 220775
Banking Services in Ellenabad
Today with few very reputed banks operating in Ellenabad town, the local banking services here can be described as pretty decent, if not efficient. Most of these modern banking services were completely nonexistent many years back, but today Ellenabad citizens are making most of it. It is also pertinent to mention that with coming up of these banks has also challenged monopoly of small micro finance institutions. Small micro finance institutions are actually prevalent small towns like Ellenabad, as they tend to take advantage of minimal presence of bank sector.
Address: Near Haryana Gramin Bank, Sirsa Road, Haryana, Ellenabad – 125102
Phone no: 9996243333
Central Bank Of India
Address: Main Bazar, VPO Ellenabad PIN 125102, Dist - Sirsa, Haryana - 125102
IFSC Code: CBIN0280407
Phone no: 01698-220036
Oriental Bank of Commerce
Address: Plot No 80 - 81, Grain, Market, Haryana, 125102
IFSC Code: ORBC0100442
Phone no: 01698-220343
State Bank Of India
Address: Main Bazar, Ellenabad, Dist Sirsa, State Haryana, Pin 125102
IFSC Code: SBIN0002340
Phone no: 01698-222195 01698-
Safety and Security in EllenabadToday citizens of Ellenabad don’t even have to spare a thought about their safety and security. This is obviously because Ellenabad town is completely safe and secure town in every way, with crime rates and activities being always low here. Nonetheless, a police station is still operating in the heart of the town for precautionary measures. Besides, all important adjoining towns also have police stations, invariably ensuring safety and security of entire region.
Superintendent of Police
Sh. Ashwin Shenvi, IPS
Sh. Kuldeep Singh
Transportation in EllenabadComing to connectivity, then Ellenabad Railway Station offers direct connectivity to very few important cities like Jaipur and Delhi, whereas state run Haryana Roadway buses that ply through Ellenabad town connects it to many important cities of Haryana state. Auto rickshaw is the sole carrier that is providing local transportation services.
Ellenabad at a glanceCountry : India
State : Haryana
District : Sirsa
Population: Approximately: 36,623 - 2011 census
Pin code: 125102
STD Code: 01698
Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
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