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October, 2015

Two days Workshop on 'Rural Credit and Financial Penetration in Punjab' in October/November 2015.

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Recent Events

Regional Workshop on Augmentation of Environmental Infrastructure and Services under Urban Swachh Bharat Mission organized by CRRID in collaboration with Human Settlement Management Institute (Research and Training Wing of HUDCO), New Delhi from June 24-25, 2015
Two-Day Regional Conference on "Slow Down, Banks and Role of Apex banking Institutions in the market Economy of India: The Way Forward" from February 26-27, 2015 at CRRID
Three-day National Seminar on "Corporate Social Responsibility in India: Challenges, Possibilities and Prospects for Socio-Economic Transformation" from March 12-14, 2015 at CRRID

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The Centre for Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID), an autonomous research institute, was registered as a scientific and educational charitable society under the Indian Societies Registration Act, 1860, in the Union Territory (UT) of Chandigarh in July, 1978. The CRRID Society was collectively conceived by a group of like-minded friends drawn from different disciplines and backgrounds to promote research, publication, development, training and similar creative activities in the northwest region.
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About Chandigarh

Chandigarh, the dream city of India's first Prime Minister, Shri Jawahar Lal Nehru, was planned by the famous French architect Le Corbusier. Picturesquely located at the foothills of Shivaliks, it is known as one of the best experiments in urban planning and modern architecture in the twentieth century in India.Chandigarh derives its name from the temple of "Chandi Mandir" located in the vicinity of the site selected for the city.
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