Punjab_map_300wPunjab is the sword arm of the country and has been contributing a large number of young       men towards the defence forces of the nation.  The Punjabi soldiers have won great laurels in various battles thrust upon this country.  However, the soldiers retire from the defence forces at a quite young age and need re-settlement after their discharge from the army. Besides war widows, disabled soldiers, World ………. SAS Nagar, Mohali was conceived after the trifurcation of Punjab and its capital Chandigarh becoming a Union Territory in late 1966. Today, SAS Nagar Mohali and Chandigarh are contiguous areas with only the boundary of Punjab and UT of Chandigarh dividing this area.