Bardoli

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Bardoli
City
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Bardoli is located in Gujarat
Bardoli
Bardoli
Location in Gujarat, India
Bardoli is located in India
Bardoli
Bardoli
Bardoli (India)
Coordinates: 21°07′N 73°07′E / 21.12°N 73.12°E / 21.12; 73.12Coordinates: 21°07′N 73°07′E / 21.12°N 73.12°E / 21.12; 73.12
Country India
StateGujarat
DistrictSurat
Area
 • Total46 km2 (18 sq mi)
Elevation
22 m (72 ft)
Population
(2012)
 • Total4,75,963
 • Density10,000/km2 (27,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialGujarati, Hindi, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
394601/02
Telephone code02622
Vehicle registrationGJ-19
Sex ratio1000:1000 /
Websitewww.bardolinagarpalika.org

Bardoli is a suburb and a municipality in Surat Metropolitan Region in the state of Gujarat, India. Bardoli is the east most end of the Surat. Bardoli is one of the primary Satellite Towns(Suburbs) of Surat Metropolitan Region.

Geography[edit]

Bardoli is located at 21°07′N 73°07′E / 21.12°N 73.12°E / 21.12; 73.12.[1] It has an average elevation of 22 metres (72 feet).

Hazira-Bardoli Expressway[edit]

Bardoli is located 35 km from Surat and the connection is smooth but due to heavy traffic congestion it takes more than an hour to reach Bardoli from Surat. The new Hazira-Bardoli Expressway is reduce the commuting time by current 1 hour 15 minutes to just 30 minutes.

Bardoli Satyagrah[edit]

Bardoli taluq was selected to launch the civil disobedience campaign in 1922 but was called off due to events in Chauri Chaura[2].The Bardoli Satyagraha movement was started in January 1928 after the land revenue in Bardoli taluka was increased by 30 per cent. In February 1928, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel was called to lead the movement.It was Bardoli satyagraha where Vallabhbhai patel got title"Sardar" by women. Patel set up 13 worker's camps in Bardoli to organize the movement.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[3] The Bardoli Municipality has population of 60,821 of which 31,034 are males while 29,787 are females. Literacy rate of Bardoli city is 86.78% higher than state average of 78.03%. In Bardoli, Male literacy is around 89.97% while female literacy rate is 83.47%.

Education[edit]

There are a number of schools, colleges and a private university called Uka Tarsadia University (UTU), in Bardoli. The affiliated colleges in Bardoli are under the jurisdiction of Gujarat Technological University (GTU), Ahmedabad for programs like Pharmacy and Engineering. The other affiliated colleges providing graduation level of studies like in Business Administration and Computer Application, are under the jurisdiction of Veer Narmad South Gujarat University (VNSGU), Surat.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Bardoli
  2. ^ Template:Https://books.google.co.in/books?id=0q7xH06NrFkC&pg=PT205&lpg=PT205&dq=bardoli+taluq+has+been+selected+as+the+place+where+from&source=bl&ots=5JT9o36K5L&sig=ACfU3U0gRwERaU20zXtBMsw5meTFU 8BNg&hl=en&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwiklKD04ZPhAhUUY48KHVe5BdAQ6AEwDXoECAcQAQ
  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.