A Bandhgala is a formal Indian evening suit. It is also referred to as a Jodhpuri suit because it originated in the state of Jodhpur in India. A Jodhpuri suit consists of a blazers and matching trousers, which is worn with an under-garment. A Bandhgala (Bandh Gala) is usually worn on more formal occasions.
The Bandhgala is a jacket that features a standing and closed collar. The jacket can either have long sleeves or can also be sleeveless. It was made famous by India's Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru and is sometimes also called a Nehru Jacket.