Auchnadi (औचंदी) is a village of Jats in outer Delhi. The village is around 4 kms from Bawana towards Kharkhoda. Auchandi is the last village in that belt, hence situated on the Delhi-Haryana Border. The village is mostly famous as Auchandi Border.
The name Auchandi came from the Rajsthan's migrated Chaudhary Ameechand who chose this place to settle down. It is said that the village was founded around 1200 A.D.
Jat Gotras in the village
- Arya Samaj Mandir.
- Arya Samaj Hospital.
- Shiv Mandir.
- Primary school.
- Secondary school.
- Community Center.
Auchandi is a medium size village divided into 4 pannas(sub-categories). Most of the village population is still in farming despite it falls under Delhi territory.
- Jat History Dalip Singh Ahlawat/Chapter VI (Page 554)
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