About Samrala

Samrala( ਸਮਰਲਾ ) is a city and a municipal council in Ludhiana district in the Indian state of Punjab. It is about 35 km east of the district headquarters Ludhiana, on the highway to Chandigarh. Samrala is a Class III Municipality. It is also known for the oldest tehsil situated in this city. It is also believed that the name Samrala came from the name of two brothers Sama and Rala. It has an average elevation of 249 metres.As of 2011 Samrala has population of 19,678 of which 10,375 are males while 9,303 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.The main functions of the Municipal council includes to provide pure water, sewerage facilities, street light, to develop the area by construction of drains, roads, to provide fresh environment through sanitation services