This article is about the municipality in Punjab. This article has multiple issues. Where appropriate, incorporate batala escorts into the main body of the article.
Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Jalandhar is the oldest inhabited major city in the Indian state of Punjab. In recent times the city has undergone rapid urbanisation and has developed into a highly industrialised centre of commerce. The history of Jalandhar District comprises three periods — ancient, medieval and modern.