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Chandla is located in Madhya Pradesh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Chandla is located in India
Chandla (India)
Coordinates: 25°05′N 80°12′E / 25.08°N 80.2°E / 25.08; 80.2Coordinates: 25°05′N 80°12′E / 25.08°N 80.2°E / 25.08; 80.2
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Chhatarpur
Elevation 177 m (581 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 10,207
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP

Chandla is a town and a nagar panchayat in Chhatarpur district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India.


Chandla is located at 25°05′N 80°12′E / 25.08°N 80.2°E / 25.08; 80.2.[1] It has an average elevation of 177 metres (580 feet). It is hilly and located on the bank of Ken river.


As of 2001 India census,[2] Chandla had a population of 10,207. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Chandla has an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 66% and female literacy of 46%. 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Places to visit[edit]

  • Santoshi mata mandir (place of RSS shakha , near rest house ) .
  • Avadh kund , the most sacred place, the story behind it is that shree RAMA came here at the time of their VANVAAS. Makar Sankranti Mela also held at this place . God Rama's foot prints also present here , the water of the kund is like GANGA river , it'll never have any type of virus and germs even one can contain it for years .
  • Temples resembling Khajuraho temples (4 km from Chandla in vyas badaura gram)

like jain temple .

  • Jarau mata mandir (near tehsil and police station) .
  • Ken river also located 5 km to chandla, place for having fun with running water .


  • Chitrakoot - 120 km
  • Chhatarpur - 89 km
  • Banda - 60 km
  • Ajaygarh - 30 km
  • Khajuraho - 45 km
  • Panna - 65 km