About the Raj bhavan
Plot Area = 9.21 Acres,
Year of construction = 1961,
Architect = Pierre Jeanneret,
Raj Bhavan Haryana is situated on a sprawling estate facing the pictures que Sarovar Path near Sukhna lake in Chandigarh. The estate is flanked by UT guest house, the Chandigarh Golf course, and Sukhna lake.It was planned as the Chief Minister’s Residence but was never used for its intended purpose. It functioned as the Circuit House during the early years and consequent upon the reorganization of the State of Punjab in 1966, it was converted into the residence-cum-office of the Governor of Haryana. Designed by Ar. Pierre Jeanneret who was a part of the original team of the Architects of the city. The Haryana Raj Bhavan is an important building of the city and a part of Heritage Zone XIII.
- Governor Shri Bandaru Dattatraya has extended his warm greetings and best wishes to ace javelin thrower Shri Neeraj Chopra for becoming the world’s top javelin thrower as per the rankings of the World Athletics
- India is fast emerging as a self-reliant country under the dynamic and visionary leadership of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and Haryana is making a great contribution- Governor