Barhi, Katni

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Barhi
city
Barhi is located in Madhya Pradesh
Barhi
Barhi
Barhi is located in India
Barhi
Barhi
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°54′N 80°48′E / 23.9°N 80.8°E / 23.9; 80.8Coordinates: 23°54′N 80°48′E / 23.9°N 80.8°E / 23.9; 80.8
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Katni
Elevation 361 m (1,184 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 13,946
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP

Barhi is a town and a Nagar Parishad in Katni district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.A Biggest business hub including lot people serving in Abroad as well. The rapidly developing city of the region with increasing literacy rate.

Geography[edit]

Barhi is located at 23°54′N 80°48′E / 23.9°N 80.8°E / 23.9; 80.8.[1] It has an average elevation of 361 metres (1184 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Barhi had a population of 13946 Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Barhi has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 62% of the males and 38% of the females literate. 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Tourism[edit]

Notable tourist sites nearby include Vijaynathdham ( old shiv mandir shiddhpith), Panchmukhi Hanuman Mandi, Mata Ki Madhiya, Shri Ram mandir near purna Talab , khearmai madhiya near purna talab ,sai mandir near khanna banjari station.

Maihar Sharda Devi Temple

Vijayraghavgarh Fort

Transport[edit]

By Bus

Barhi is served by 4 main road bus services daily 2 hour from the distric headquarters.

By Rail

There is a railway station, Khanna Banjari Rail Way Station.

Vijayraghavgarh is around 25 km away. There is a Vijayraghavgarh to [3]Katni bus service in every 10 minutes.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Barhi
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ [Katni Katni] Check |url= value (help).  Missing or empty |title= (help)