Dayanand Colony

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Dayanand Colony
Dayanand Colony is located in Delhi
Dayanand Colony
Dayanand Colony
Location in Delhi, India
Coordinates: 28°33′45″N 77°14′54″E / 28.5625°N 77.2484°E / 28.5625; 77.2484Coordinates: 28°33′45″N 77°14′54″E / 28.5625°N 77.2484°E / 28.5625; 77.2484
Country  India
State Delhi
District South Delhi
 • Body Municipal Corporation Of Delhi
 • Official Hindi, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 110024
Nearest city VASANT ENCLAVE, New Delhi, Old Faridabad
Lok Sabha constituency New Delhi
Civic agency Municipal Corporation Of Delhi

Dayanand Colony is part of the Lajpat Nagar area of Delhi. It falls under Lajpat Nagar-4 in South Delhi. By 1957, it was named after Dayanand Saraswati.[1]

The area is mostly occupied by Punjabis and Sidhis and Multanis who were immigrants from Pakistan. It has the largest wholesale market for ladies suits and saris in Delhi and numerous food outlets.