Shamli is a city and a district headquarter in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Shamli is a part of National Capital Region (NCR) and is located along the Delhi–Saharanpur (709B), Meerut-Karnal (709A) and Panipat-Khatima (709AD) Highways. Shamli was declared as a district in September 2011 by then Uttar pradesh Government, almost 150 years after it was stripped of its administrative importance by the British following its role and prominence in Indian Rebellion of 1857.
Hanuman tilla in Shamli
|• Chairman||Mrs. Anjana Bansal (Independent)|
|• District Magistrate||Shri Indra Vikram Singh, IAS|
|• Superintendent of Police||Shri Dinesh kumar, IPS|
|Elevation||248 m (814 ft)|
|• Official||Hindi and English|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Vehicle registration||UP 19|
|Nearby cities||New Delhi, Panipat, Karnal, Saharanpur, Muzaffarnagar, Meerut|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Kairana|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Shamli|
|Sex ratio||1000:928 ♂/♀|
Shamli is located at  It has an average elevation of 248 metres (814 ft)..
Provisional data from the 2011 census shows that Shamli has a population of 107,233, of which 57,236 are male and 49,997 are female. The literacy rate is 81.97 per cent. Shamli is declared as the first ODF (Open Defecation Free) district of Uttar Pradesh, made by the leading efforts of DM Sujeet Kumar.