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Begamganj is located in Madhya Pradesh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 23°36′N 78°20′E / 23.6°N 78.33°E / 23.6; 78.33Coordinates: 23°36′N 78°20′E / 23.6°N 78.33°E / 23.6; 78.33
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Raisen
 • MPs Sushma Swaraj BJP
 • MLA Rampal Singh BJP
 • Mayor Mr. Malkhan singh ji jaat Others
Elevation 498 m (1,634 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 34,031
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 464881
Telephone code 07487
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP-38

Begumganj (Hindi: बेगमगंज) is a city and a municipality in Raisen district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. and is located on the Bhopal - Sagar National Highway (NH-86 A) 120 km away from Bhopal. It is one of the five divisions of raisen district.


Begamganj is located at 23°36′N 78°20′E / 23.6°N 78.33°E / 23.6; 78.33.[1] It has an average elevation of 498 metres (1633 feet). It is located on a river Bina. It is about 120 km north of Bhopal, the capital of Central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh and is about 85 km from Raisen town, which is the district headquarters. It is much easier to reach Begamganj from Bhopal. on account of better roads and more frequent buses plying between Bhopal and Begumganj. It takes about 2.5 hours by a public transport bus to reach Begumganj from Bhopal, connected with fine state highway no.21. These buses are available 24 Hours from ISBT(Inter State Bus Terminal, Hoshangabad Road) stand of Bhopal. The nearest railway station is Sagar,60 kilometres east of Begumganj,


As of 2011 India census,[2] Begumganj had a population of 34,031. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Begumganj has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 72.5%; with 58% of the males and 42% of females literate. 17% of the population is under 6 years of age. Begumganj has a mixed population of Hindus and Muslims. in the town the Hindus and Muslims are almost in equal numbers.

Banks in Begumganj

1.state bank of india

2.central bank of india

3.Icici bank

4. gramin bank

Education & Training Institutes, Schools in Begamganj[edit]

  • Maharishi Convent Hr. Sec. School Begumganj
  • St thomas Convent Sr. Sec School Affiliated to CBSE
  • Saraswati vidya mandir h.s school
  • H.p. public h.s school Afiliated to MPBOARD
  • Central Industrial Training Institute (I.T.I), NCVT- DGT Affiliate ITI.
  • Govt. Degree College.
  • Govt. Excellence H.S. School.
  • Govt. Girls H.S. School.

Temples In Begumganj[edit]

SHREE CHITRAGUPT TEMPLE BEGUMGANJ The building had been planned since 2014 as a vision of Kayastha Aditya Shrivastava "Lala"s/o Mr Ramesh kumar Shrivastava who was famous poet ofM.P., the spiritual head of the Kayastha mahasabha Begumganj District Raisen M.p.the time, expressed his desire for wanting a grand temple built on the place of the Gambheeriya raod in front of Gajrath praangan

Under the leadership of Mr Aditya shrivastava"Lala" [Attempts were made to start the project, however little progress was made. In 2014, MrAditya decided and announced finish this project under the period of their own presidentship In feb 2014 one young boy Mr. Aditya started to continue fulfilling the dream of whole kayasth samaaj and look into the possibility of building the temple in another place. A request for the plan was put forward to the members of society and several different places were suggested, including teacher colony D.D colony etc.but at last very dedicate person of society Mr Chironjilal Shrivastava and Mr Ashok shrivastava suggest place made final for project and society purchased one plot 40×60 near Gajrath praangan Begumfanj

In April 2014 Mr Aditya Shrivastava performed puja on the site for success in the project. Construction on the temple began on 4 April 2014 and Shri Chtragupat manas mandir was officially opened on 26 feb2017 with huge program mahapraan prathishtha (26 feb2017 to1march 2017)under the pasidentship of Mr Aditya shrivastava the building being completed in seven months short of three year years.


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Begamganj
  2. ^ "Census of India 2011: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.