Barra, Kanpur

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Barra
Suburb
Nickname(s): 
Southern Suburb of Kanpur
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictKanpur
Named forBara Devi (Temple, near Juhi Lal Colony)
Government
 • BodyBarra Police Station
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
208 027
Panki,Naubasta, Kalyanpur, Rama Devi, Unnao etc.Kanpur
Literacy-%
Lok Sabha constituencyKanpur Urban
Vidhan Sabha constituencyGovind Nagar
Civic agencyBarra Police Station

Barra is a neighbourhood in the extreme southern part of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. It is surrounded by Ratan Lal Nagar in the west, Govind Nagar in the north, and Kidwai Nagar in the east, and Jarouli in the south. Barra is divided into sections such as Barra Gaon, Barra-2, Barra-3, Barra-4, Barra-5, Barra-6, Barra-7, Barra-8 and Barra World Bank.

Barra has some good schools such as Karam Devi Memorial Academy (KDMA), Puran Chandra, Delhi Public School (DPS),etc. It is also educational hub of South Kanpur.

Barra also has few Nationalised Banks such as State Bank Of India, Union Bank of India, Allahabad Bank, Bank Of Baroda, Indian Overseas Bank, Syndicate Bank, Nainital Bank and Dena Bank.