Chandigarh is edged by the state of Punjab to the north, the west and also the south, and by the state of Haryana to the east. It is thought to be a locality of the Chandigarh Capital Region or larger Chandigarh, which incorporates Chandigarh, and also the town of Panchkula (in Haryana) and cities of Kharar, Kurali, Mohali, Zirakpur (in Punjab).It was one in every of the early planned cities in post-independence bharat and is internationally glorious for its design and concrete style.The plan of the town was prepared by Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier, that remodeled from earlier plans created by the Polish architect Maciej Nowicki and the yank planner Albert Mayer.