Bulandshahr district

Bulandshahr district (also spelled Bulandshahar) is a district in the Meerut region in the North India state of Uttar Pradesh located between 28.4° and 28.0° north latitudes and between 77.0° and 78.0[2]° east longitudes. Bulandshahr is the district headquarters. It is part of National Capital Region of India.[3] Bulandshahar district is surrounded by Aligarh district, Sambhal district, Gautam buddha nagar district, Hapur district and Amroha district.

Bulandshahr district
Location of Bulandshahr district in Uttar Pradesh
Location of Bulandshahr district in Uttar Pradesh
CountryIndia
StateUttar Pradesh
Administrative divisionMeerut
HeadquartersBulandshahr
TehsilsBulandshahr, Syana, Anoopshahr,
Shikarpur, Khurja, dibai, Sikandrabad
Government
 • Lok Sabha constituenciesBulandshahr
Area
 • Total4,441 km2 (1,715 sq mi)
Demographics
 • Literacy75.23 per cent[1]
 • Sex ratio892
Major highwaysNational Highway 91
WebsiteOfficial website

Demographics

According to the 2011 census, Bulandshahr district had a population of 3,498,507,[4] roughly equal to the nation of Lithuania[5] or the US state of Connecticut.[6] This makes it the 85th most populous district of the total 640.[4] The district has a population density of 788 inhabitants per square kilometre (2,040/sq mi).[4]

Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 20.09%.[4] Bulandshahar has a sex ratio of 892 females for every 1000 males,[4] and a literacy rate of 76.23%.[4]

In 1901, the population stood at 1,138,101.[7]

Agriculture

The district of Bulandshahar is an important grain producing agricultural district. Wheat, potatoes, maize, sugar and many others are cultivated here in large quantities.[8][9]

References

  1. ^ "District-specific Literates and Literacy Rates, 2001". Registrar General, India, Ministry of Home Affairs. Retrieved 2010-10-10.
  2. ^ "Bulandshahar District Map". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2017-11-21.
  3. ^ "National Capital Region Planning Board". ncrpb.nic.in. Retrieved 2017-11-10.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.
  5. ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01. Lithuania 3,535,547 July 2011 est.
  6. ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2011-01-01. Retrieved 2011-09-30. Connecticut 3,574,097
  7. ^ Wikisource Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Bulandshahr" . Encyclopædia Britannica. 4 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 771.
  8. ^ "Bulandshahr Agriculture, District Level Information of Bulandshahr | Uttar Pradesh". www.districtsofindia.com. Retrieved 2017-11-21.
  9. ^ "Agricultural Efficiency in Uttar Pradesh" (PDF).

External links

Coordinates: 28°25′N 77°50′E / 28.417°N 77.833°E

Anupshahr (Assembly constituency)

Anupshahr Assembly constituency is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Bulandshahar district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Bulandshahr (Lok Sabha constituency). First election in this assembly constituency was held in 1952 after the "DPACO (1951)" (delimitation order) was passed in 1950 After the "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order" was passed in 2008, the constituency was assigned identification number 67.

Belon Temple

Belon Temple is situated in Belon village near the town of Narora in District Bulandshehar, Uttar Pradesh, India and around 60 kilometers from the industrial city of Aligarh. It is about 5 km from Narora town, Narora is located on bank of river Ganga and is home to one of the nation's network of nuclear power plant operated by Neil The ancient name of village, Belon, derived from Bilwan which comes from its groves or a forest of bael tree (binomial name: Aegle marmelos). Belon village is located at 28.10°N 78.21°E. It has an average elevation of 633 ft.

Bhola Singh (UP politician)

Dr Bhola Singh (b 1977) is an Indian politician from Shikarpur, Bulandshahr district and belong to Bhartiya Janata Party. He is director of Yaskin Infotech and Yaskin Enterprises.

He contested 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Bulandshahr (Lok Sabha constituency) as BJP / NDA Candidate.

Bulandshahr

Bulandshahr is a city and a municipal board in Bulandshahr district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is the administrative headquarters of Bulandshahr District. This city is part of the Delhi National Capital Region (NCR). According to Government of India, the district Bulandshahr is one of the Minority Concentrated Districts of India on the basis of the 2011 census data on population, socio-economic indicators and basic amenities indicators. The distance between Bulandshahr and New Delhi is 68 km and it takes 1 hour 26 mins to reach there.

Bulandshahr (Assembly constituency)

Bulandshahr Assembly constituency (Hindi: बुलंदशहर) is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Bulandshahar district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Bulandshahr (Lok Sabha constituency). First election in this assembly constituency was held in 1952 after the "DPACO (1951)" (delimitation order) was passed in 1951. After the "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order" was passed in 2008, the constituency was assigned identification number 65.

Bulandshahr (Lok Sabha constituency)

Bulandshahr Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi: बुलन्दशहर लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India.

Chhatari

Chhatari is a town and a nagar panchayat in Bulandshahr district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Debai (Assembly constituency)

Debai Assembly constituency (Hindi: डिबाई) is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Bulandshahar district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Bulandshahr (Lok Sabha constituency). First election in this assembly constituency was held in 1957 after the "DPACO (1956)" (delimitation order) was passed in 1956. After the "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order" was passed in 2008, the constituency was assigned identification number 68.

Gulaothi

Gulaothi(गुलावठी) is a city and municipal board in the Bulandshahr district of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Jahangirabad

Jahangirabad is a town in Bulandshahr district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The town is named after emperor Jahangir, who is said to have stayed here for a couple of days.

Khurja

Khurja is a city (and a municipal board) in the Bulandshahr district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is situated around 85 km from Delhi. Khurja supplies a large portion of the ceramics used in the country, hence it is sometimes called The Ceramics City. The town is also famous for its special sweet, known as "khurchan".

The name Khurja is derived from the Urdu word kharija meaning, cancelled or condemned, as the revenue for this town was waived because this land included many swamps and the agricultural possibilities were rare.

Khurja is now famous for its ceramics. With over 500 factories producing ceramic works, its skyline is dotted with chimneys.

Khurja (Assembly constituency)

Khurja Assembly constituency (Hindi: खुर्जा विधान सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Bulandshahr district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Gautam Buddha Nagar (Lok Sabha constituency). First election in this assembly constituency was held in 1952 after the "DPACO (1951)" (delimitation order) was passed in 1951. After the "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order" was passed in 2008, the constituency was assigned identification number 70. During the 01st and 02nd legislative assemblies, the constituency had two seats (MLAs) concurrently.

Nagar Muslims

The Nagar Muslims are a Muslim community found in the state of Uttar Pradesh in India. They are Muslim converts from the larger Nagar Brahmin community. The Nagar are also known as Nagar Shaikh.

Narora Atomic Power Station

Narora Atomic Power Station (NAPS) is located in Narora, Bulandshahar District in Uttar Pradesh, India. The plant is thus placed 68 km from the district headquarters in Bulandshahr, 502 km from Mussoorie, 303 km from Lucknow.

Shikarpur, Bulandshahr

Shikarpur is a town and a municipal board in Bulandshahr district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Shikarpur (Assembly constituency)

Shikarpur Assembly constituency (Hindi: शिकारपुर) is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Bulandshahar district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Bulandshahr (Lok Sabha constituency). First election in this assembly constituency was held in 1957 after the "DPACO (1956)" (delimitation order) was passed in 1956. After the "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order" was passed in 2008, the constituency was assigned identification number 69. The constituency was not in existence from 1967 to 1973. In 1957, the constituency had two concurrent MLAs and the seat was reserved (till 2008) for candidates from SC community.

Siana

Siyana is a city and a municipal board with 26 wards, situated in Syana tehsil in the district of Bulandshahr in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Sikandrabad

Sikandrabad is a city and a municipal board in Bulandshahr district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is part of the Delhi NCR region.

Sikandrabad (Assembly constituency)

Sikandrabad Assembly constituency (Hindi: सिकंदराबाद) is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Bulandshahar district and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Gautam Buddha Nagar (Lok Sabha constituency). First election in this assembly constituency was held in 1957 after the "DPACO (1956)" (delimitation order) was passed in 1956. After the "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order" was passed in 2008, the constituency was assigned identification number 64.

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