Chalala

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Chalala
city
Chalala is located in Gujarat
Chalala
Chalala
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 21°25′N 71°10′E / 21.42°N 71.17°E / 21.42; 71.17Coordinates: 21°25′N 71°10′E / 21.42°N 71.17°E / 21.42; 71.17
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Amreli
Elevation 160 m (520 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,915
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Chalala is a city and a municipality in Amreli district in the state of Gujarat, India. This town is famous for its great saint named Apa Dana, sometimes the chalala is also referred as Danevdham. Apa Dana was a great saint who dedicated their in serving people and cows. Apa dana started sadavrat(free meal system) in chalala during the draughts. They developed their Gaushala in their ashram in Chalala and spent their life serving people and cows.

Geography[edit]

Chalala is located at 21°25′N 71°10′E / 21.42°N 71.17°E / 21.42; 71.17.[1] It has an average elevation of 160 metres (524 feet).

The nearby Airports are at Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar and Rajkot.WithAirport of Amreli, chalala's district place not being functional because of inefficiency of politicians who are busy filling their pockets.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Chalala had a population of 16,915. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Chalala has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 76% and female literacy of 62%. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

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