Kalayat

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Kalayat
city
Kalayat is located in Haryana
Kalayat
Kalayat
Location in Haryana, India
Coordinates: 29°40′27″N 76°14′45″E / 29.67421°N 76.24575°E / 29.67421; 76.24575Coordinates: 29°40′27″N 76°14′45″E / 29.67421°N 76.24575°E / 29.67421; 76.24575
Country  India
State Haryana
District Kaithal
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,747
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 136117
Telephone code 01746
Vehicle registration hr 08
Sex ratio

47:53

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Website www.kalayat.com

Kalayat is a city and a municipal committee in Kaithal district in the Indian state of Haryana. It is historical town known as Kapilayat in past, named after the mythological sage Kapil Muni.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Kalayat had a population of 16,747. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Kalayat has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 65%, and female literacy is 47%. In Kalayat, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Visitor attractions[edit]

  • Brick Temple
  • Chyavan Giri Kund
  • Dargah Of Baba Shah Kamal Kadri
  • Kapilmuni Temple

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.