Jahangirpur, Uttar Pradesh
|Jahangirpur, Uttar Pradesh
|District||Gautam Buddha Nagar|
|Elevation||196 m (643 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Shiv Mandir Jahangirpur is the great religious place of jahangirpur, People frequently visit n pray for their wishes. The Jahangirpur is also famous for Dushera Mela, which continues even after Dushera. 'Budha Babu' is another religious mela which comes twice in a year. The local people from nearby villages/towns and many tourists also enjoy these melas and purchase a lot. And main bazar is the famous road of town, Generally we can see people to have doodh jalebi at corner places.we can see the old fashion bhars (kind of cooker)from where we can get popcorn,wheat grains, n other kind of complementary items. Jahangirpur is populated with Agrawal, Rajput, Brahmin, Meena, Jatav and Muslims families.Jahangirpur is birthplace of Pt. Narendra Sharma (1913-1989), the great freedom fighter, prominent Hindi poet,lyricist,Hindi secretary to Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru and first Chief Producer of Akashwani's or All India Radio's 'Vividh-Bharti', which was inaugurated at 11 a.m. on the 3rd October 1957, through announcement in his own voice. He conceived, planned, programmed and named 'VIVIDH BHARATI' As also it's other programs like 'Hava-Mahal', 'Manjusha', 'Jaimala', 'Chaubara', etc. As a lyricist,he penned 1982's IX Asian Games inaugural hymn, musically composed by Pt. Ravi Shankar viz. 'Atha Swagatam Shubha Swagatam. 
As of 2001[update] India census, Jahangirpur had a population of 9522. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Jahangirpur has an average literacy rate of 47%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 58%, and female literacy is 36%. In Jahangirpur, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Jahangirpur
- Son:Paritosh Narendra Sharma
- "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.
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