Kailaras

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Kailaras
Kailash
city
Kailaras is located in Madhya Pradesh
Kailaras
Kailaras
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°19′N 77°37′E / 26.32°N 77.62°E / 26.32; 77.62Coordinates: 26°19′N 77°37′E / 26.32°N 77.62°E / 26.32; 77.62
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Morena
Elevation 190 m (620 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 21,930
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 476224
Vehicle registration MP-06

Kailaras is a town and a nagar panchayat in Morena district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Kailaras is located at 26°19′N 77°37′E / 26.32°N 77.62°E / 26.32; 77.62.[1] It has an average elevation of 190 metres (623 feet). The Kuvari and Chambal Rivers run close to Kailaras city. There are many holy temples around Kailaras.

Demographics[edit]

According to the Indian census,[2] in 2001 Kailaras had a population of 21,930. Males constituted 54% of the population and females 46%. Kailaras had an average literacy rate of 73.9%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 73.9% and female literacy 58.8%.

Distance from large cities[edit]

Karauli: 95 km; Vijaypur: 57 km; Joura: 19 km; Mandrayal: 47 km; Gwalior: 83 km; Morena: 48 km; Sheopur: 168 km; Bhopal: 464 km; Agra: 127 km; New Delhi: 332 km; Sabalgarh: 22 km.

Industries in Kailaras[edit]

  • GAIL compression plant
  • Sugar factory (closed)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kailaras
  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.