Haryana was carved out of Punjab state on 1 November 1966 on the basis of language. Chandigarh is the capital city of Haryana. Haryana has produced some of the best Indian players in a variety of sports. The economy of Haryana relies on manufacturing, business process outsourcing, agriculture and retail. Faridabad and Gurgaon, the two leading financial and industrial cities of Haryana, have seen the emergence of an active information technology industry in recent years. A large number of international companies such as Samsung, Damco Solutions, Abacus Softech, Nokia Networks, Mitsubishi Electric, IBM, Huawei, General Electric, Tata Consultancy Services and Amdocs have their branch offices and contact centres in Faridabad and Gurgaon.