|Founded by||Ajayaraja I or Ajayaraja II|
|Named for||Ajayaraja I or Ajayaraja II|
|• Type||Municipal Corporation|
|• Body||Ajmer Municipal Corporation|
|• Mayor||Braj Lata Hada (BJP)|
|• City||55 km2 (21 sq mi)|
|Elevation||480 m (1,570 ft)|
|• Density||9,900/km2 (26,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
305001 to 305023
|Telephone code||0145, +91145|
RJ-36 (Beawar) RJ-42 (Kishangarh)RJ-48 (Kekri)
Ajmer is a city in Rajasthan, India. Ajmer is the headquarters of the Ajmer district. The city was established as "Ajayameru" by a Chahamana ruler, either Ajayaraja I or Ajayaraja II, and served as their capital until the 12th century CE.
Ajmer is surrounded by the Aravalli Mountains. Ajmer had been a municipality since 1869. Ajmer has been selected as one of the heritage cities for the HRIDAY and Smart City Mission schemes of the Government of India.
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- "Introduction". Hriday official website. Archived from the original on 26 August 2015. Retrieved 30 April 2015.