Shamli

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 DelhiSaharanpur (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.

Shamli
Hanuman tilla in Shamli
Hanuman tilla in Shamli
Shamli is located in Uttar Pradesh
Shamli
Shamli
Coordinates: 29°27′N 77°19′E / 29.45°N 77.32°E
Country India
StateUttar pradesh
DistrictShamli
Government
 • BodyMunicipality
 • ChairmanMrs. Anjana Bansal (Independent)
 • District MagistrateShri Akhilesh Singh, IAS
 • Superintendent of PoliceShri Ajay Kumar, IPS
Elevation
248 m (814 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total107,233
Languages
 • OfficialHindi and English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
247776
Telephone code01398
Vehicle registrationUP 19
Nearby citiesNew Delhi, Panipat, Karnal, Saharanpur, Muzaffarnagar, Meerut
Lok Sabha constituencyKairana
Vidhan Sabha constituencyShamli
Sex ratio1000:928 /
literacy_rate81.97 %
Websitewww.shamli.nic.in

Geography

Shamli is located at 29°27′N 77°19′E / 29.45°N 77.32°E.[1] It has an average elevation of 248 metres (814 ft).

Demographics

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.[2] Shamli is declared as the first ODF (Open Defecation Free) district of Uttar Pradesh, made by the leading efforts of DM Sujeet Kumar.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Shamli". Falling Rain Genomics Inc. Retrieved 15 October 2012.
  2. ^ "Urban Agglomerations/Cities having population 1 lakh and above" (PDF), Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011, Office of the Register General and Census Commissioner, India, retrieved 7 July 2012

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National Highway 709AD (India)

National Highway 709AD, commonly called Panipat-khatima Highway is a national highway in India.

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National Highway 709B (India)

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Shamli is a district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. This district was carved out from Muzaffarnagar District on 28 September 2011 as Prabudh Nagar and renamed Shamli in July 2012. Shamli is the headquarters of the district. Shamli is located along the Delhi–Saharanpur (National Highway-709B), Meerut-Karnal (Nation Highway-709A) and Panipat-Khatima (National Highway-709AD) Highways.

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Thana Bhawan Assembly constituency (Hindi: थाना भवन) is one of the 403 constituencies of the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is a part of the Shamli district (prior to 2012, Thana Bhawan was a part of Muzaffarnagar district) and one of the five assembly constituencies in the Kairana (Lok Sabha constituency). First elections in Thana Bhawan Assembly constituency were held in 1974 after the "Delimitation Orders (1967)" was passed. The extant and serial number of this constituency was last defined in "Delimitation of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies Order, 2008".

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