Dehradun is the provisional capital of state. It is nestled between the Himalayan foothills to the north and the Shivaliks to the south. The town offers breathtaking scenery.

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Government office
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation is an Indian Multinational Crude Oil and Gas Corporation. is situated 3 km northwest of Dehradun.

The Doon School is a boys-only independent boarding school in Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India. Photo: RickTyers, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Forest Research Institute वन अनुसन्धान संस्थान is an institute of the Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education and is a premier institution in the field of forestry research in . is situated 3½ km northwest of Dehradun. Photo: Torarne, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Hindu temple
Tapkeshwar Temple in , also known as Tapkeshwar Mahadev Temple, is one of the most famous temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. is situated 4 km north of Dehradun.


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