The name Thanesar is derived from its name in Sanskrit, Sthanishvara which means Place/Abode of the Lord.
Thanesar was an obscure village until the 1950s. After the partition of India, a large refugee camp was set up here, which became the nucleus of a bustling commercial city. It grew so much that in 23rd January, 1973, a new district named Kurukshetra district was created, of which Thanesar was the main town. Now Thanesar is a Municipal Council. People now tend, erroneously, to refer to Thanesar town as "Kurukshetra".
The new district was named Kurukshetra in...
Thanesar is in Haryana telecom region.
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||Salarpur Road, Near Geeta Niketan School, Kurukshetra
||66/5, Near Mid Town Resorts, Pipli Road, Mohan Nagar, Kurukshetra
||Booth No. 139H, Sector 17, Opposite Grace Palace Main Road, Kurukshetra
||Shop No 123, Mugal Canal, Karnal
||Opp ITI, ITI Chownk, Kunjpura Road, Karnal
||SCO 243, SEC 12, HUDA MKT, KARNAL
||SCO 65 SECTOR 17 Market,Near Old Bus Stand Kurukshetra
||Patiyala Bank Colony, Ameen Road, Nr, Brahma Chowk, Kurukshetra
||Shop No. 7, Kishangarh Road, Shahabad
||Main Sarafa Bazaar, Nr. Chawla Dairy, Nissing
||Shop No 155, Sec 13, Urban Estate, Karnal