International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 7, Issue 2 (2020)

A geographical study of Rajguru market, Hisar


Anju Jangra

Market is a place where goods and services are provided by sellers to buyers. The present paper aims to study the geographical aspect of shops of Rajguru market of Hisar, Haryana. The Rajguru market is a commercial area which has total area of 8.2 acres. There are 337 shops and the maximum number of shops are of fabric or clothes then the footwear item. The fundamental information has been collected through interview schedule prepared for the purpose. In this study the survey was conducted for 250 shops of Rajguru market and the result was shown in the tabulated form and also through maps which are digitized in ArcGIS software. The result expose that the market is divided into number of blocks, there are spatial variation in the size of shops, different commodities in shops of Rajguru market. The study shows that Rajguru market was established in 1950s, later it was reconstructed in 1970s. The study also depicts that the catchment area of the market is huge, commodities are brought from various places and shoppers come to the market to bought and enjoy the goods and services of market which promote the economic development of the city.
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