Banaur

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Banur
city
Punjab
Banur
Banur
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°33′20″N 76°43′06″E / 30.5556°N 76.7183°E / 30.5556; 76.7183Coordinates: 30°33′20″N 76°43′06″E / 30.5556°N 76.7183°E / 30.5556; 76.7183
Country  India
State Punjab
District Patiala
Elevation 277 m (909 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 15,005
Languages
 • Official Punjabi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Banur is a city and a municipal council in Patiala district in the state of Punjab, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Banur had a population of 15,005. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Banur has an average literacy rate of 61%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 58% of the males and 42% of females literate. 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Also see Banur

References[edit]

  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 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

Banur was part of PEPSU which merged with Punjab in 1956.[HARCHAND SINGH FATEHGARH CHANNA WAS MLA OF BANUR IN 1952.Hansraj Sharma and Vinod Sharma were MLA from BANUR.

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