Khattar government has decided to change the name of its largest city Gurgaon to Gurugram . Gurgaon, house to of 1.75 million people, is a leading financial and industrial hub. Gurugram is said to be its historical name.
“Haryana is a historic land of the Bhagwat Gita and Gurgaon had been a centre of learning. It had been known as Gurugram since the times of Guru Dronacharya. Gurgaon was a great center of education where the princes used to be provided education,” he added.
Gurgaon’s growth story started in the 1970s when automobile manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India established a manufacturing plant here. Today, it has local offices for more than 250 Fortune 500 companies.