AFSB Dehradun: Air Force Selection Boards
3 AFSB Gandhi Nagar
AFSB Gandhi Nagar north is the latest inducted center in the list before AFSB Guwahati. It was inaugurated in 2012. 3 AFSB Gandhi Nagar is located in Sector 9 of Gandhinagar which is also the headquarter of South Western Air Command of the Indian Air Force. The main purpose of the AFSB is to evaluate the candidates on the basis of certain criteria. After clearing written exams like AFCAT, NDA, CDS, etc. a candidate has to clear this stage. As AFSB Gandhi Nagar is a new Board, not many facilities are present here. It provides the facility to play indoor games like Table Tennis, Chess, etc. There is a TV room and ANTE room also present.
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About Gandhi Nagar
Gandhi Nagar is the capital city of Gujarat. It is a planned city which lies on the west bank of the Sabarmati river. The major attraction in the tourism industry here is the Akshardham Temple. It is a massive Hindu temple with ornate carvings and sculpted pillars, plus a water show in its sprawling gardens. Dandi Kutir museum traces the life of leader Mahatma Gandhi, who was born in Gujarat. South, along the Sabarmati River, the Indroda Nature Park has a zoo and botanical gardens, plus an adjacent dinosaur and fossil park. Gandhinagar has a tropical wet and dry climate with three main seasons: summer, monsoon and winter.
Places to Visit near AFSB Gandhi Nagar
(a) Akshardham Temple
Swaminarayan Akshardham in Gandhinagar, Gujarat is a large Hindu temple complex inspired by Yogiji Swami, the fourth spiritual successor of Lord Swaminarayan according to the denomination of Swaminarayan Hinduism, and created by Pramukh Swami, the fifth spiritual successor of Lord Swaminarayan according to the denomination of Swaminarayan Hinduism.
Distance from the nearest railway station- The center is approximately 5.4 km from Gandhinagar railway station.
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