Barra, Kanpur

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Nickname(s): Southern Suburb of Kanpur
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Kanpur
Named for Bara Devi (Temple, near Juhi Lal Colony)
 • Body Barra Police Station
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 208 027
Panki,Naubasta, Kalyanpur, Rama Devi, Unnao etc. Kanpur
Literacy -%
Lok Sabha constituency Kanpur Urban
Vidhan Sabha constituency Govind Nagar
Civic agency Barra 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.