|• M.L.A.||Mukesh Pandya (BJP)|
|• M.P.||Chintamani Malviya (BJP)|
|• Municipal Chairman||Madhu Ashok Shobhawat (BJP)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Badnagar (Hindi: बड़नगर) is a city, and a municipality in Ujjain district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.It is located 45 km from Ujjain & 72 km from Indore.it is situated on the bank of river Chamla.Barnagar is the birthplace of great national poet Kavi Pradeep.Former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee spent some of his childhood time in badnagar. Another famous poet from here is Ibrahim Ashque the lyricist of hit movies of Rakesh Roshan like Kaho Na Pyar Hain and Koi Mil Gaya. Two political personalities viz late Kanhaiyalal Mehta and Dr. Sawai Singh Sisodiya also belonged to this city. Badnagar is also famous for its dishes, most famous among them being Bhutte ke Laddu,Dal Biscuit and for its guavas. Barnagar is also famous for its fort Amla fort.
As of 2011[update] India census, Badnagar had a population of 2,69,573.Among all population no. of males are 1,37,685 and no. of females are 1,31,888.Number of literates in Badnagar are 1,69,935 among all literates no. of males are 1,00,562 and no.of females are 69,373 .While no. of illiterates here is 99,638. 38,158 people of the population is under 6 years of age.
|In the age group 0-6 years||38,158||19,804||18,354|
|Scheduled Castes (SC)||59,160||30,148||29,012|
|Scheduled Tribes (ST)||16,823||8,565||8,258|
|Main Worker 112,444||71,837||40,607|
|Main Worker - Cultivator||54,894||35,530||19,364|
|Main Worker - Agricultural Labourers||38,769||20,732||18,037|
|Main Worker - Household Industries||1,579||1,061||518|
|Main Worker - Other||17,202||14,514||2,688|
|Marginal Worker - Cultivator||9,194||1,829||7,365|
|Marginal Worker - Agriculture Labourers||15,071||5,000||10,071|
|Marginal Worker - Household Industries||325||142||183|
|Marginal Workers - Other||1,280||759||521|
|Marginal Worker (3-6 Months)||21,344||6,148||15,196|
|Marginal Worker - Cultivator (3-6 Months)||7,129||1,196||5,933|
|Marginal Worker - Agriculture Labourers (3-6 Months)||12,921||4,218||8,703|
|Marginal Worker - Household Industries (3-6 Months)||215||94||121|
|Marginal Worker - Other (3-6 Months)||1,079||640||439|
|Marginal Worker (0-3 Months)||4,526||1,582||2,944|
|Marginal Worker - Cultivator (0-3 Months)||2,065||633||1,432|
|Marginal Worker - Agriculture Labourers (0-3 Months)||2,150||782||1,368|
|Marginal Worker - Household Industries (0-3 Months)||110||48||62|
|Marginal Worker - Other Workers (0-3 Months)||201||119||82|
Badnagar is well connected by road and rail with cities like Ujjain, Indore and Ratlam. Daily bus as well as broad gauge train services are available from Badnagar.Nearest airport is Indore airport.
Barnagar has bank branch of following banks :
- ICICI Bank
- Sahara Bank which don't give loan
- State Bank Of India
- Bank Of India
- Punjab National Bank
- Bank Of Baroda
- Union Bank Of India
- Oriental Bank Of India,etc...
Barnagar has A.T.M. facilities through out the cities
Educational institutes in Barnagar are pretty good upto higher secondary school level. Schools teaching in both English and Hindi medium are present here. There are two colleges in Barnagar- Govt. college,barnagar and navyug college which are affiliated for teaching various courses including B.Com, BBA, B.Sc, BA. Students from Navyug College have consistently brought good results and got their name in University Merit List from time to time.The Saint Thomas Higher Secondary School is a very good school affiliated by CISCE New Delhi.
- saint thomas higher secandary school
- jain public schools
- vidhyanjali international school
- saint martin school
- unique public school,etc
- Govt. college,Barnagar
- navyug college
Opposite of other small Indian town badnagar has very good medical facalities. many people from nearby cities come Badnagar for cheap medical treatment of kidney stone and other surgeries.some well known hospitals are:
- Geeta hospital
- Ashok hospital
- City hospital,etc.
The train station was featured in the movie Jab We Met (2007) when Aditya Kashyap and Geet miss the train after getting down.
Barnagar is multi-religional place where every body lives with unity.Barnagar has many Temples,Mosques,Gurudwaras,Churches,etc..
- "Census of India 2011: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.
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