Indore is one of the biggest city in the state of Madhya Pradesh and is popularly called as”Mini Mumbai”. The name Indore of the city was derived from a temple named Indreshwar temple. When the state of Madhya Pradesh was ruled by the Holkars they had Indore as its capital. The place has long been a home of cricketers producing international legends like the celebrated C.K.Naidu.
ORIENTATION : Indore in the state of Madhya Pradesh is located towards its west in the Narmada River valley.
HISTORY : Initially around 1715 Indore was a major trade centre in the area of Madhya Pradesh. After Indore being the capital city of Holkars it became the headquarters of the British Central India Agency. The city of Indore was planned and built by Rani Ahilyabai Holker.