Gaura Barhaj

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Gaura Barhaj
city
Gaura Barhaj is located in Uttar Pradesh
Gaura Barhaj
Gaura Barhaj
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°17′N 83°44′E / 26.283°N 83.733°E / 26.283; 83.733Coordinates: 26°17′N 83°44′E / 26.283°N 83.733°E / 26.283; 83.733
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Deoria
Population (2001)
 • Total 35,279
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Gaura Barhaj is a city and a municipal board in Deoria district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Barhaj is a town which is situated at bank of holy Saryu (Ghaghra) River in District Deoria, U.P. Sona mandir is a famous temple in Barhaj. It is situated on the bank of Ghaghra river. It was the work place of Baba Raghav Das, a saint.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Gaura Barhaj had a population of 35,279. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Gaura Barhaj has an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 65%, and female literacy is 47%. In Gaura Barhaj, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Educational institutes in Barhaj, Deoria[edit]

There are four Intermediate colleges and three Degree colleges in Barhaj.

  1. Vatappi inter college Rampurgarh,Deoria
  2. Shri Krishna Intermediate College, Barhaj; Deoria
  3. Baba Raghav Das Bhagawan Das PG College, Ashram, Barhaj, Deoria
  4. Baba Gya Das Intermediate College, Barhaj, Deoria
  5. Harsh Chand Intermediate College, Barhaj, Deoria
  6. Nil Kanth Intermediate College Bara Dixit Deoria
  7. Thakur Village Khori, Barhaj, Deoria
  8. Sonari intermediate college, sonari,deoria.
  9. Mission school, station road, barhaj bazar, deoria.
  10. Shrutikriti baudh kanya mahavidyalaya,jaynagar, Barhaj, Deoria
  11. Aikawa Computer Education,Barhaj,Deoria
  12. Nikhil Sewa Samiti Barhaj, Deoria
  13. Sarojni Kanya Ucchatar Madhyamik Vidyalaya,Barhaj,Deoria
  14. Kisan intermediate college karjahaan deoria
  15. Mangal Tara Valika Vidyakay Pipara kot Barahaj Deoria

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.