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About Jutogh


Jutogh is a small region of Shimla (in the west of Shimla), at a distance of 7 kms, and located in the Himachal Pradesh which is on the northern part of India. This place was considered as one of the 1st military cantonments that were constructed during the British period. The language spoken here are mainly ‘Pahari’ and ‘Hindi’. However, even English is commonly known by these people.

Jutogh is very near to the other places like - Dhainda, Totu, and Hira Nagar are the places which are just 1 Km from Jutogh. While the ‘Chailly’ and ‘Chaily’ are the places which are just 2 Kms from this Jutogh. Also, Shimla, Kalka and other places like Solan and Baddi are near to this town. Jutogh was one of the first military cantonments built during the British period.

Geography of Jutogh

A research has been made that, Jutogh lies between the latitude of 31.1° N and longitude of 77.12° E at 5672 feet just above the medium level of the sea.

Geography of Jutogh City

And there are Jutogh rocks which are surrounded from the rocks of the Series of Chail, in a good structurally manner. While the structure of these rocks are in meso-structures, and these Jutogh Series rocks in the Shimla region will get involve in folding the 3 generations as well as the 2 phases of metamorphism.

Jutogh Climate

If the climate of Jutogh is considered, its current temperature is researched as 25 °C, and the humidity is about 75 percent.

Utilities and Services in Jutogh

Utilities and Services in Jutogh includes police stations, post offices, electricity and banking services. There are no more but only 1 police station, 1 post office and only 1 bank (Punjab National Bank) is located in Jutogh. Police Station is located on the Totu Road; while, post office is situated at the Shimla Urban(T) Taluk; and Punjab National Bank is located in Jutogh cantt.

Services contacts-
Police Post Jutogh - 0177 283 7195,
Himachal Pradesh Electricity Board Limited - 0177 283 7126
Punjab National Bank - 0177-2837357 / +91 981 618 0961

Food in Jutogh

Eating outside, is not at all a matter, as you will find different fast food centres, ice-cream parlours,  restaurants, hotels, coffee shops, bakeries, and lot more. If you visit Jutogh, you can even see variety of delicious street food such as – pani puris, shev puris, gobi manchuris, and so on. Some of the popular restaurants are listed below.

Jutogh Food

  • Kamal Restaurant
  • Bhagsu Indian and Chinese
  • Meal Centre

Healthcare in Jutogh

Jutogh in Shimla is also one among such place, where number of small clinics, and a few big hospitals are established. These healthcare centers are very quick in providing services during emergencies. And you do not have to move to other places to get blood bottles, etc,   as you can get find blood banks and other services in these healthcare centers.

Jutogh Healthcare

How to Reach Jutogh

Jutogh can be reached by Rails or Buses or through Airways as well. Below mentioned is the Rail ways through which you can reach Jutogh. Find the nearest Railway stations to reach Jutogh.

The closest Railway Stations to Jutogh, are the Jutogh Railway Station, and the Summer Hill Railway Station. However, the Shimla Railway Station is found to be the largest railway station which is just 5 Kms near to the Jutogh.

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