Watch in pics Delhi's Chandni Chowk down the years

New Delhi: Chandni Chowk is the main street of the old city of Delhi (Shahjahanabad). Chandni Chowk, literally means moonlight square and derives its name from the fact that originally, a canal ran down the
watch in pics delhi s chandni chowk down the...
PTI 13 Aug 2013, 6:17:56 AM IST
New Delhi: Chandni Chowk is the main street of the old city of Delhi (Shahjahanabad).





Chandni Chowk, literally means moonlight square and derives its name from the fact that originally, a canal ran down the centre of the street with pools at major intersections which would reflect moonlight.

The partition of India brought many changes to Chandni Chowk. Today, the stream is gone and Chandni Chowk is an extremely busy road.

Let's go down the memory lanes and watch the pictures of Chandni Chowk down the years:

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