Meerut is an ancient city in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Meerut also has one of the major army garrisons/cantonments in this part of the country. Meerut can also refer to the district in which Meerut is located.
The city is one of the largest producers of sports goods, and the largest producer of musical instruments in India. It is also the largest producers of bicycle rickshaw in the world.
Nauchandi mela is the symbol of communal harmony with Hindu and Muslim shrines -Nauchandi temple nad Dargah of Muslim Saint Bala Mian in Meerut. The Nauchandi Mela has been a tradition of hundreds of years. This mela streches for over a month.
Sardhana place houses a famous Catholic Church built in the year 1822 by Begum Samru. She is also regarded as the only Catholic Ruler in India. Every year on the 1st Sunday of the month of November a large feast is held in honor of Mother Mary. Devotes and history lovers gather in a large numbers to see not only the wonderful shrine but also the fine palaces built in Italian style around the church by Begum Samru.
Holi, Ramnavami, Janmastumi, Diwali, Dussera, Navratri and Makar Sankranti are the festivals celebrated with other parts of the country.
Nearest airport Delhi-99 Km.RAIL
Meerut is well connected to different major cities by express and passenger trains, nearest rail heads are Meerut city & Meerut Cantt. Delhi-70 Km. Lucknow- 459 km.ROAD
Weli connected by all weather roads and national highways. Delhi- 66 km, Kanpur- 424 km, Lucknow-458, Dehradun-170km.