Malhargarh

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Malhargarh
city
Malhargarh is located in Madhya Pradesh
Malhargarh
Malhargarh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°17′N 74°59′E / 24.28°N 74.98°E / 24.28; 74.98Coordinates: 24°17′N 74°59′E / 24.28°N 74.98°E / 24.28; 74.98
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Mandsaur
Elevation 458 m (1,503 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,349
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Malhargarh is a town and a Tehseel place & a nagar panchayat in Mandsaur district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is located between Neemuch and Mandsaur on the Ratlam- Chittaurgarh Section of Indian railway. The Malhargarh is rich in agriculture and part of Malwa region also famous for Opium agriculture.this is also a religious place. Before independence of India, the town was under the rule of Nawab of Jaora. and in Jageer of Jageerdar Khan Sahab Malhargarh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Malhargarh had a population of 7349. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Malhargarh has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.55%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 64%. In Malhargarh, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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.