Babrala

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Babrala
Defence
City
Nickname(s): BabCity
Babrala is located in Uttar Pradesh
Babrala
Babrala
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°16′N 78°24′E / 28.27°N 78.4°E / 28.27; 78.4Coordinates: 28°16′N 78°24′E / 28.27°N 78.4°E / 28.27; 78.4
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Sambhal
Government
 • Body Nagar Panchayat
 • Chairman Shri ChandraPal Verma
Area rank Real way fatal wali gali
Elevation 177 m (581 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 14,554
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 243751
Telephone code 05836
Vehicle registration UP-38
Website http://npbabrala.com/

Babrala (Hindi: बबराला ) is a town and a nagar panchayat in Sambhal district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Town is located near Narora Atomic Power Station. The prestigious Tata Chemicals Limited Plant is also located in babrala with Installed capacity of 864,600 tonnes of urea per year.[1]

Geography[edit]

Babrala is located at 28°16′N 78°24′E / 28.27°N 78.4°E / 28.27; 78.4.[2] It has an average elevation of 177 metres (580 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Babrala had a population of 14,447. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Babrala has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 60% of the males and 40% of females literate. 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religions in Babrala
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
66%
Muslims
  
33%
Jains
  
0.5%
Others†
  
0.5%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tata Chemicals | Plants | Babrala". www.tatachemicals.com. Retrieved 2016-06-25. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Babrala
  3. ^ "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.