We are fortunate that we can support ourselves during this COVID-19 crisis. However, some of our brothers and sisters do not have the capacity to pay even for their daily survival needs. Let us help our brothers and sisters in overcoming this unprecedented crisis.

In this pursuit, District Administration, Jalandhar through District Relief Fund Society, Jalandhar seeks help and cooperation from one and all and accepts voluntary contributions from Individuals, Companies, Trusts, Organisations etc. All contributions made towards District Relief Fund Society, Jalandhar are exempt from Income Tax under Section 80(G).

In this regard, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs Office of Government of India has written through its Office Letter No: 05/01/2019-CSR Dated 23.03.2020 that contribution of CSR Funds for Covid-19 is eligible CSR activity. It is further added that Only Indian Citizens/organizations can contribute to this account from their account within India as per Government Rules and regulations. Foreign Remittances from people, who are not citizens of India, will not be accepted by District Relief Fund Society, Jalandhar.

Please note that District Relief Fund Society, Jalandhar accepts your contributions only through its official bank account given in the link below. District Relief Fund Society, Jalandhar does not collect any money through SMS/ Missed Call Services or through any such service provider. It is advised that any such calls/ Messages should be disregarded and not entertained by Public.

We promise that every penny shall reach the needy. Your contribution would be duly recognised and appreciated when our war against COVID -19 is over.



The district is named after Jalandhar, a demon king, who finds a mention in the Puranas and Mahabharta. According to another legend, Jalandhar was the capital of the kingdom of lav, son of Rama. According to yet another version Jalandhar is said to have derived its name from the vernacular term `Jalandhar’ means area inside the water Read More…


  • Area: 2,632 Sq. Km.
  • Population: 2193590
  • Villages: 954
  • Male: 11,45,211
  • Female: 10,48,379
  • Language: Punjabi, Hindi

Deputy Commissioner

Sh. Varinder Kumar Sharma, IAS
Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Sh. Varinder Kumar Sharma, IAS