Izzatnagar

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Izzatnagar
Izatnagar
Neighbourhood
Izzatnagar is located in Uttar Pradesh
Izzatnagar
Izzatnagar
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°23′19″N 79°25′18″E / 28.388607°N 79.421797°E / 28.388607; 79.421797Coordinates: 28°23′19″N 79°25′18″E / 28.388607°N 79.421797°E / 28.388607; 79.421797
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Bareilly district, Uttar Pradesh
Metro Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh
Government
 • Body Bareilly Municipal Corporation
Elevation 240 m (790 ft)
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 243 001
Lok Sabha constituency Bareilly (Lok Sabha constituency), Uttar Pradesh
Vidhan Sabha constituency Bareilly City, Bareilly division, Uttar Pradesh
Civic agency Bareilly Municipal Corporation

Izzatnagar is a locality in Bareilly in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The railway station it houses is one of the Divisional Headquarters of North Eastern Railways.[1] Izzatnagar is also the location of the Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI), Central Avian Research Institute (CARI), Railway Mechanical Workshop [Established in year 1913], Diesel Loco Shed and Hartmann College.

Izzatnagar also houses the famous Trishul Air-base of Indian Air Force.

History[edit]

It is named after Sir Alexander Izat (1844-1920), a Scottish engineer and director of the Bengal and North Western Railway. He Specialized in Bridge Engineering and came to Izzatnagar in 1896.

Famous Attractions[edit]

  • Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar.
  • Shri Sai Baba Mandir, Shastri Nagar
  • Mazar of Hazrat Nanne Shah Baba - Izzatnagar Railway Station
  • Mazar of Hazrat Budh Shah Baba, I.V.R.I., Izzatnagar
  • Krishna Nagar Kali Bari (Established in 1970)
  • Shiv Parvati Temple
  • ST. PAUL Church
  • St. Lawrence Church (Established in 1966)
  • Masihi Kalisiya Church, Defence Colony, Izzatnagar
  • Balaji (Vishnu) Temple, Rajendra-nagar, Izzatnagar.
  • Funcity, Pilibhit bypass road.

Nearby Places[edit]

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