Ramganj Mandi

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Ramganj Mandi
stone city, coriander city
city
Ramganj Mandi is located in Rajasthan
Ramganj Mandi
Ramganj Mandi
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 24°38′50″N 75°56′40″E / 24.64722°N 75.94444°E / 24.64722; 75.94444Coordinates: 24°38′50″N 75°56′40″E / 24.64722°N 75.94444°E / 24.64722; 75.94444
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Kota
Founded by Kota Darbaar
Government
 • Type Democratic
 • Body Municipality Board
 • Chairman Manoj Bhai Patel (INC)
 • Member of Parliament Om Birla (Bhartiya Janta Party)
 • Member of Legislative Assembly ChandraKanta Meghwal ( Bhartiya Janta Party )
Elevation 360 m (1,180 ft)
Population (2004)
 • Total 41,754
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 326519
Telephone code 917459
Vehicle registration RJ33

Ramganj Mandi is a city and a municipality in Kota district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is known as stone city and coriander city. It has largest Mandi of Coriander with around 6500 Ton coriander seeds arrive on an average in season. Billions of lime stone is exported throughout the country , mainly in Punjab, Hariyana, Chandigarh, Gujrat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Ramganj Mandi had a population of 41,784. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Ramganj Mandi has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 60%. In Ramganj Mandi, 16% of the population is under 10 years of age.

HIstory[edit]

City was earlier outskirt of village Khairabad, Famous for temple of Maa Falaudi. People started living round the railway station which was known as Khairabad road at that time. Later on Princely State of Kota established this as Ramganj Mandi. Maximum people residing here are migrated from different part of country.

Transport[edit]

The city is situated on Delhi-Bombay Railway line, so its well connected to all major cities via Rail. City has a railway station Ramganj mandi Junction

City has two bus stand ; first near Martyr Pannalal Circle which is only for Rajasthan Roadways Buses, second one is near railway crossing for private bus operators.

Nearest airport is Indore 280km. Away

Rajasthan State Highway 9 is passing through city to Jhalawar connecting city with National Highway 12. Another State Highway 27 is touching the city which is further going to "Anu Nagari" Rawatbhata via Chechat.

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.