Mohali, officially known as Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, is a planned city in the Mohali district in Punjab, India, which is a commercial hub lying southwest of Chandigarh. It is the administrative headquarters of the Mohali district. It is also one of the six Municipal Corporations of the State.
Manali has grown from a trading village to a small town; as of the 2011 census of India, its population was 8,096. In 2001, Manali had an official population of 6,265. Males constituted 64% of the population and females 36%. Manali had an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; male literacy was 80%, and female literacy was 63.9%. 9.5% of the population was under six years of age. During the summer months, there is a marked surge in the transients as many of them are employed in the hospitality businesses.
You can visit many sights in Manali. People there understand Hindi, Punjabi, and English. They natively speak the Kulluvi dialect in their everyday dealings.