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|• Total||30,000 approximately|
|• Official||Gujarati, Hindi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Nearest city||Dhandhuka, Limbdi, Surendranagar|
Ranpur is a town located on the bank of the river Bhadar. Ranpur is 133km from Ahmedabad, India. It has a population of around 25000, including both Muslims and Hindus. Ranpur is known for its unity across all elements within the community. Hindus and Muslims celebrate festivals together.
Ranpur was an Indian Princely State during the British Raj in India. It was built by the Gohil Emperor Ranji Gohil and was ruled by the Parmar clan of Rajputs and by King Halaji Parmar, a Muslim king, who separated from the Muli Princely State in Surendranagar district and converted his religion from Hindu to Muslim.
Major sources of income in the village include engineering industries, diamond polishing and farming. Bearing industries are also historically associated with Ranpur. Currently, Texspin and RMP Bearings are the leading firms of the village. These are among the leading ball bearing and York Manufacturing Companies in India[clarification needed]. Now Ranpur has become a Taluka of Ahmedabad dist.
In this town there is a thirty bed Government Health Centre, with a poor conditioned labour room there is no doctor's facility in ranpur. People were unsatisfaction from Health Centre. Government office bearer don't care about the basic needs of Ranpur Janta. Dev Rathod. one of the resident of Ranpur & also a social activist, business entrepreneur is fighting hard to make Ranpur village as a Developed one as others.
There is one Polytechnique, N.M. Gopani, which has more than 2,000 diploma students. Shoch-vijay hostel cum paying guest house is located conveniently near the town. It is one of the most comfortable and well furnished lodging houses. He is also founder of Phulchhab Gujarati news paper.
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