This article is about the city in PunjabPhagwara is a town and it recently became municipal corporation in Kapurthala district in the central part of Punjab - located in the Doaba region of the Indian state of Punjab. The city is internationally recognized because a large NRI (Non-resident Indian) population belongs to this city. A large number of people belong to Rajput Barsar, Jat caste. Before Phagwara was merged with Kapurthala district, it was a part of Jalandhar district. It falls in the Jalandhar Revenue Division.LocationPhagwara lies on the Delhi–Amritsar national highway NH01 and is also served by the rail link between Delhi and Amritsar. It is located between the two big cities of Ludhiana and Jalandhar. Phagwara is 76 miles away from Chandigarh and 220 miles (355 km) from Delhi. Phagwara railway station is a junction, with rail and road links to other cities as well. Most major trains stop here, e.g. the Shatabdi Express. Some Famous Markets are Gaushalla Bazar, basan wala bazar and Guru Hargobind Nagar Market.just on the outskirts of city.