Hatta, Madhya Pradesh

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Hatta
Tehsil
Hatta is located in Madhya Pradesh
Hatta
Hatta
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°07′41″N 79°35′52″E / 24.128112°N 79.597836°E / 24.128112; 79.597836Coordinates: 24°07′41″N 79°35′52″E / 24.128112°N 79.597836°E / 24.128112; 79.597836
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Damoh District
Government
 • MLA Mrs. Uma Devi Khatik (BJP)
Elevation 393 m (1,289 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 28,508
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 470775
Telephone code 07604

Hatta is the biggest Tahsil in Damoh district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is also headquarters of Hatta Tehsil.

Villages[edit]

There are more than 500 villages in this Tahsil. Due to many temples at the riverside this place known as Upkashi. This is a nature rich town of Damoh district. Sunar river is known as the lifeline of Hatta. The town has been the part of Gondwana Empire and the King Hatteshah establish this town. The buildings of Gondwana Kingdom are still present all over its boundaries. Independence activist Premchand Singhai hail from Hatta.

Geography[edit]

The village is located at 24°12′N 79°59′E / 24.200°N 79.983°E / 24.200; 79.983.[1] It is about 40 km north of Damoh on the banks of river Sunar.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Hatta had a population of 28,508. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Hatta has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 61%. In Hatta, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Education[edit]

Primary (class 1 to 5) School

  1. Saraswati Shishu Mandir (Co-ed, Hindu cultural school)

There are four higher secondary (class 6 to 12) schools in Hatta.

  1. Little Drops Public Shool (hatta) (co-ed School)
  2. New Bundel Khand Public School (both girls and boys) {high secondary school} English medium.
  3. Govt Maharani Laxmi Bai Girls Higher secondary School (Girls' school)
  4. Govt Multipurpose Higher Secondary School of excellence (Co-ed school)
  5. Saraswati high school hatta (Co-ed school)
  6. gurukul English medium school (hatta) (co-ed school)
  7. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (Co-ed, Residential) [3]see map[1]

Educational institutions includes one district level educational diploma institute.

  1. District Institute of Educational Training

There is one degree college in Hatta.

  1. Govt Kunwar Raghwendra Singh Hazari degree College, also known as Govt Degree College, offers graduate degree courses in B.A., B.Sc. and B. Com. The college is part of Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya (Sagar university) [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google Maps
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ JNV Hatta, Damoh (M.P.)
  4. ^ Dr. Harisingh Gour University, Sagar : University of Saugar, Madhya Pradesh

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