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Anpara is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°12′22″N 82°45′54″E / 24.206°N 82.765°E / 24.206; 82.765Coordinates: 24°12′22″N 82°45′54″E / 24.206°N 82.765°E / 24.206; 82.765
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Sonbhadra
Population (2001)
 • Total 22,385
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 231225
Area code(s) 915446

Anpara is a town in Sonebhadra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It hosts a thermal power station with a total installed capacity of power generation of 2830MW. It is built aside Govind Ballabh Pant Sagar Lake and the Rihand River (a tributary of the Son River) The power project provides accommodation and other facilities like health clubs, a hospital, a stadium, shopping malls, and schools like but not limited to:- GIC, DAV Sr. Sec. Public School & St. Francis School.[citation needed]. It also has a shopping center and is well surrounded by smalls hills from the deccan plateau region.


According to the 2001 Indian census Anpara had a population of 22 385, males constituting 55% of the population, an average literacy rate of 71%, and 14% of the population was under 6 years of age.[1]


D.A.V Sr. Sec. Public school[edit]

This school is one of the best schools in the town of Anpara. It provides education from kindergartden to class 12. It has over 2000 students currently studying. The thing that is unique about D.A.V is that it is two subjects that are not commonly seen in school curriculum, Sanskrit and Dharma Shiksha. D.A.V. spreads value-based education keeping the ancient Vedic Heritage in mind. It describes itself as an organization which has set high standards in education while maintaining a balance between Vedic wisdom and modernity.