Banda District

Banda District may refer to:

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Atarra

Atarra is a town and a municipal board in Banda district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is located at a distance of 35km from Banda. The town is divided into 25 wards.

Baberu

Baberu is a town and a nagar panchayat in Banda district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is one of four tehsils (subdistricts) of the Banda district.

The nearest river that flows to this tehsil is the Yamuna, which is 18 km away from this place. There is a major temple called Madidai Ka Mandir.

It is connected to major cities by paved single lane roads, and is about 130 km from Kanpur and 200 km from Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh.

Baberu (Assembly constituency)

Baberu is a constituency of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly covering the city of Baberu in the Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Baberu is one of five assembly constituencies in the Banda (Lok Sabha constituency). Since 2008, this assembly constituency is numbered 233 amongst 403 constituencies.

Currently this seat belongs to Bharatiya Janta Party candidate Chandrapal Kushwaha who won in last Assembly election of 2017 Uttar Pradesh Lagislative Elections defeating Bahujan Samaj Party candidate Kiran Yadav by a margin of 22,301 votes.

Banda, Uttar Pradesh

Banda is a city and a municipal board in Banda district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Banda lies south of the Yamuna river in the Bundelkhand region. It is the administrative headquarters of Banda District. The town is well connected to major cities with railways and state highways. The town is near the right bank of the river Ken, 95 km south-west of Allahabad.Banda was a town and district of British India, in the Allahabad division of the United Provinces. The population in 1901 was 22,565. It was formerly, but is no longer, a military cantonment.

Banda (Assembly constituency)

Banda is a constituency of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly covering the city of Banda in the Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Banda is one of five assembly constituencies in the Banda (Lok Sabha constituency). Since 2008, this assembly constituency is numbered 235 amongst 403 constituencies.

Currently this seat belongs to Bharatiya Janta Party candidate Prakash Dwivedi who won in last Assembly election of 2017 Uttar Pradesh Lagislative Elections defeating Bahujan Samaj Party candidate Madhusudan Kushwaha by a margin of 32,828 votes.

Banda (Lok Sabha constituency)

Banda is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituency in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

Banda Ahenkro

Banda Ahenkro is a town located in the west-central region of Brong Ahafo, Ghana. Its geography provided a home for numerous groups seeking shelter from across West Africa during the slave trade era.

The original name of the settlement was Serminakuu meaning groups of 'grasses'. This name was changed to Banda, which is a corruption of 'Woanda' meaning 'they did not sleep'. Ancestors of Banda Ahenkro were allies of the Asante kingdom during wars and they provided a military force that virtually refused to sleep during at-war times. Later, 'woanda' was also corrupted by the Brong neighbours to become Banda. The settlement evolved to become the chief town or 'Ahenkro' within a collection of Nafana communities.Banda Ahenkro which is the district capital of Banda District was carved from Tain and forms part of the new districts and municipalities created in the year 2012 and were inaugurated at their various locations simultaneously on 28 June 2012.The late president, H.E. J.E.A Mills, by an Executive Instrument (E.I) created 46 new districts. All the inaugurated and confirmed MMDAs established are operational with immediate effect hence bringing the total number of MMDAs to 216.The district has a population of 45,000 with Banda Ahenkro having a population of 2,795 as at 2010 with males being 21,000 and females being 24,000. The population has been increasing over the years with a growth rate of 2.6%.

Banda District (Ghana)

The Banda District is one of the Forty-six (46) new districts and municipalities created in the year 2012 in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana. Its capital is Banda Ahenkro.

Banda District (Republic of the Congo)

Banda is a district in the Niari Department of Republic of the Congo.

Banda University of Agriculture and Technology

Banda University of Agriculture and Technology (BUAT), formerly Manyawar Shri Kanshiram Ji University of Agriculture and Technology, is an agricultural university at Banda in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Banda district (India)

Banda District is a district of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Banda is the district headquarters. It is a part of Chitrakoot Division.

Located in historical Bundelkhand region, Banda is famous for its Shajar stone which is used for making jewellery, and the historically and architecturally significant sites Khajuraho and Kalinjar. Khajuraho is a World Heritage Site famous for its elaborately carved temples. The fortress of Kalinjar is famed for its war history and its glorious rock sculptures.

Banda railway station

Banda railway station is a grade A railway station in Banda district, Uttar Pradesh. Its code is BNDA. It serves Banda town.

Bhairon Prasad Mishra

Bhairon Prasad Mishra is a member of the Bharatiya Janata Party and has won the Indian general elections, 2014 from the Banda (Lok Sabha constituency).Bhairon Prasad Mishra, He was born on 7 September 1958. His birth place is Hanuva, Chitrakoot District, (Uttar Pradesh).

Kalinjar Fort

Kalinjar (Hindi: कालिंजर) is a fortress-city in the Bundelkhand region of central India. Kalinjar is located in Banda District of Uttar Pradesh state, near the temple-city and World Heritage Site of Khajuraho. The fortress is strategically located on an isolated rocky hill at the end the Vindhya Range, at an elevation of 1,203 feet (367 m) and overlooks the plains of Bundelkhand. It served several of Bundelkhand's ruling dynasties, including the Chandela dynasty of Rajputs in the 10th century, and the Solankis of Rewa. The fortress contains several temples dating as far back as the Gupta dynasty of the 3rd-5th centuries.

Kedarnath Agarwal

Kedarnath Agarwal (also spelled as Agrawal and Aggarwal) (1911–2000) was a Hindi language poet and writer.

Naraini (Assembly constituency)

Naraini is a constituency of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly covering the city of Naraini in the Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Naraini is one of five assembly constituencies in the Banda (Lok Sabha constituency). Since 2008, this assembly constituency is numbered 234 amongst 403 constituencies.

Currently this seat belongs to Bharatiya Janta Party candidate Raj Karan Kabir who won in last Assembly election of 2017 Uttar Pradesh Lagislative Elections defeating INC candidate Bharat Lal Diwakar by a margin of 45,007 votes.

Rani Durgavati

Rani Durgavati (October 5, 1524 – June 24, 1564) was a ruling Queen of Gondwana from 1550 until 1564. She was born in the family of Chandel king Keerat Rai. She was born at the fort of Kalinjar (Banda, Uttar Pradesh). Rani Durgavati's achievements further enhanced the glory of her ancestral tradition of courage and patronage.

Tindwari (Assembly constituency)

Tindwari is a constituency of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly covering the city of Tindwari in the Banda district of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Tindwari is one of five assembly constituencies in the Hamirpur (Uttar Pradesh Lok Sabha constituency). Since 2008, this assembly constituency is numbered 232 amongst 403 constituencies.

Currently this seat belongs to Bharatiya Janta Party candidate Brajesh Kumar Prajapati who won in last Assembly election of 2017 Uttar Pradesh Lagislative Elections defeating Bahujan Samaj Party candidate Jagdish Prasad Prajapati by a margin of 37,407 votes.

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