Mandhana

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Mandhana
suburb
Mandhana is located in Uttar Pradesh
Mandhana
Mandhana
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°21′N 80°05′E / 26.35°N 80.09°E / 26.35; 80.09Coordinates: 26°21′N 80°05′E / 26.35°N 80.09°E / 26.35; 80.09
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Kanpur
Population
 • Total 20,000
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP-78
Nearest city Bithoor, Chobepur, Kalyanpur, Ramnagar
Literacy 60%
Lok Sabha constituency Akbarpur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Bithoor

Mandhana is a town in Uttar Pradesh, India, situated about 20 km from Kanpur on the Grand Trunk Road to Delhi.The population was 20000 as of the 2001 census.It has 60% of literacy and is 5 km from Chobepur,a Kanpur suburb.It also Comes under Kanpur Metropolitan Region. The language commonly spoken is Awadhi.

Travel[edit]

Mandhana has a bus station and UPSRTC Busses of Kanpur have routes from Mandhana to different localities. Mandhana has a railway station on the Kanpur-Farrukhabad line. Kalyanpur Airstrip is nearest airport.Mandhana has two engineering colleges as well as medical colleges named as Maharana Pratap Engineering college and Rama Medical college. Kanpur IIT is close to Mandhana.

    Just besides the railway station there is big campus of mandhana education society. 

A govt aided inter college Bhagwat Prasad Mahatma Gandhi inter college alongwith Saraswati temple and kaali math is situated in that campus. Maa Rahu Temple is the famous temple situated in Mandhana. The Goddess is

also called as the Goddess of Town or GRAM DEVI.

Tourist attractions[edit]

The pilgrimage spot of Bithoor is 8 km from the town. The famous SAI Temple is situated 5 km from Mandhana.