Kotma

Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas) is a city and a municipality in Anuppur district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas)

कोतमा
city
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas) is located in Madhya Pradesh
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas)
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas)
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas) is located in India
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas)
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas)
Kotma (Urmaliya Nivas) (India)
Coordinates: 23°12′N 81°58′E / 23.2°N 81.97°ECoordinates: 23°12′N 81°58′E / 23.2°N 81.97°E
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictAnuppur
Government
 • TypeBhartiya Janta Party
Elevation
517 m (1,696 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
484334
Telephone code91-07658
Vehicle registrationMP-65

Demographics

As of 2001 India census,[1] Kotma had a population of 28484. Males constitute 52.5% of the population and females 42.5%. Kotma has an average literacy rate of 67%, male literacy is 75.5%, and female literacy is 57.5%. In Kotma, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Geography

Kotma is located at 23°12′N 81°58′E / 23.2°N 81.97°E.[2] It has an average elevation of 517 metres (1696 feet).

Economy

The region around the town is abundant in coal and several coal mines (all owned by a government owned company, South Eastern Coalfields Limited) operate around Kotma.[3]

References

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kotma
  3. ^ "Kotma Cola Mine". Retrieved 14 April 2010.
2008 Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly election

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Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh

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Hariraj Kunwar

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He represented Kotma Vidhan Sabha constituency in the Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly by winning the seat in the General election of 1957.

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Omkar Singh

Omkar Singh (Hindi: ओमकार सिंह, born 8 August 1984) is an Indian sports shooter. He won three gold medals and a silver medal in shooting events at the 2010 Commonwealth Games held in Delhi. He hails from Anuppur district of Madhya Pradesh and is currently serving the Indian Navy.On 5 October 2010, Omkar Singh and Deepak Sharma won a silver medal in the Men's 50 metre pistol pairs at the Commonwealth games. Omkar Singh won his first gold medal in the Men's 50 metre pistol singles on 6 October 2010. The next day, he paired up with Gurpreet Singh to win the gold medal in the Men's 10m Air Pistol (Pairs). On 8 October 2010, he won a gold medal in the Men's 10m Air Pistol (Single).Omkar Singh belongs to the Kotma Colliery in the Anuppur district of Madhya Pradesh. His father was a teacher in the South Eastern Coal Fields Limited (SECL) School.

In 2012, he was given the Arjuna Award.

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Ratan Singh II (died 1531), Maharana of Mewar

Ratan Singh of Bharatpur (r. 1768-1769), a ruler of the Bharatpur princely state

Ratan Singh (Bharatpur Member of Parliament), Indian National Congress politician from Rajasthan

Ratan Singh (Kotma MLA), Indian politician and Member of Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly from Kotma constituency

Ratan Singh (Kotma MLA)

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He represented Kotma Vidhan Sabha constituency in Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly by winning General election of 1957.

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