(Hon'ble Minister, UDH Local Self Government Sh.Shrichand Kriplani)
Ajmer is located at heart of Rajasthan. Ajmer is becoming a smart city with a very interesting past.
Ajmer has a great aspects of Culture, Education, Industrial & infrastructure establishments, tourism and investments.
In a picturesque valley surrounded by the hills of the Aravali range, 132 Kms. west of current state capital - Jaipur lies the historic city of Ajmer- a green oasis, wrapped by barren hills founded by Raja Ajay Pal Chauhan in 7th century A.D., got the name from 'Ajay Meru' or the invincible hill.
Ajmer is a popular pilgrimage center for the Hindus as well as the Muslims. As the final resting place of the great Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chisti. Muslims from all over the world revere the Dargah Sharif, where the saint lies buried and locally equally revered by both the Hindus and the Muslims. Ajmer is also the base for visiting Pushkar about 14 kms. away.
Historically Ajmer being a centrally administrated state.