Dibiyapur

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Dibiyapur
Dibiy
City
Dibiyapur is located in Uttar Pradesh
Dibiyapur
Dibiyapur
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°38′09″N 79°33′24″E / 26.63583°N 79.55667°E / 26.63583; 79.55667Coordinates: 26°38′09″N 79°33′24″E / 26.63583°N 79.55667°E / 26.63583; 79.55667
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Auraiya
Area
 • Total 15 km2 (6 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 27,000
 • Density 1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 206244

Dibiyapur is an industrial town and a nagar panchayat in Auraiya district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.

It is linked to Phaphund railway station on North Central Railway.Saraswati Vidya Mandir Inter College, Dibiyapur,[1] St. Joseph's Senior Secondary School,[2] GAIL D.A.V. Public School[3] and Gayatri Public Inter College are major institutions located in the town.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[4] Dibiyapur had a population of 27,000. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Dibiyapur has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80% and, female literacy is 72%. In Dibiyapur, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age

Dibiyapur is a notable industrial town of Auraiya district which has installations of India's leading Public Sector Enterprises viz. 652 MW Combined cycle power plant of NTPC Ltd.[5] (earlier National Thermal Power Corporation), Petrochemical plant and Gas compressor station of GAIL[6] (earlier Gas Authority of India Limited). Petrochemical plant established here employs employees in thousands and live in GAIL Gaon, a small village specially for GAIL employees.GAIL has also established a compressor station near GAIL Gaon a Gas Plant near that one more residential society of GAIL is established GAIL Vihar just as same as GAIL GAON, a small, well-facilitated colony for the Gail employees working in GAIL compressor station. A residential township is also built for NTPC employees. The town has a big market named Kakrahi Baazar on the main road.

After establishing these plants couple of decades back, Dibiyapur turned from an unknown small town to what it is today. They have transformed the lifestyle, culture and socio-economic development of the local masses.

How to reach Dibiyapur[edit]

Dibiyapur is located on Delhi-Howrah Train Route. The town is well connected by railways by a local railway station called Phaphund.[7] On this railway station there are stopage of some major trains viz. Howrah-Kalka Kalka Mail, Kolkata-Delhi Lalquila Express, Allahabad-Chandigrah Unchahar Express, Allahabad-Meerut/Dehradun Sangam Express, Lucknow-Agra Intercity Express, Lucknow-New Delhi Gomti Express, Gorakhpur-Bandra Awadh Express, Alipurdwar-Delhi Mahananda Express, and Tata-Jammu Muri Express. Peoples of Dibiyapur still demand more train should be stopped there.

It is well connected by road and connected to Auraiya (Its district and distance 20 km), which is located on the Mughal Road. Also it is connected to Kannauj (Distance 60 km), which is located on the Historical Grand Trunk Road.

The nearest Airport located at Chakeri, Kanpur.[8] Its distance from the town is approx 127 km. Regular flights from Delhi and Kolkata operating from here.

Education[edit]

  1. ITRC Computer Center linkweb link
  2. SBJ Education www.sbjedu.net
  3. Brilliant Computer Institute (Contact no-8650921188,8650941188)[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Saraswati Vidya Mandir Inter College Dibiyapur".  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  2. ^ "Dibiyapur".  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  3. ^ "Gail Gaon".  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  4. ^ "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. 
  5. ^ "NTPC Auraiya".  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  6. ^ "Gail Pata".  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)
  7. ^ http://railenquiry.in/arrivingtrains/PHD/Phaphund.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  8. ^ "chakeri airport". The times of india.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)