Patharia

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Patharia
city
Patharia is located in Madhya Pradesh
Patharia
Patharia
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°54′N 79°12′E / 23.9°N 79.2°E / 23.9; 79.2Coordinates: 23°54′N 79°12′E / 23.9°N 79.2°E / 23.9; 79.2
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Damoh
Elevation 358 m (1,175 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,182
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Patharia is a town and a nagar panchayat (country subdivision) in Damoh district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. During World War II, the town served as the training camp for what would become Wingate's Chindits.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Patharia had a population of 17,182. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Patharia has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 57%. In Patharia, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Education[edit]

For higher secondary education there are a school it's name govt. Excellence school Patharia

For graduation there is a one degree college by name MadhavRaoShapre

People[edit]

Tikekars have their ancestral home (Wada) here since the 18th century and are proud to be associated with Patharia. Anand Tiwari S/O Narayan prasad Tiwari have there respactival man ....And are proud be associated with pathqria

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.