Channapatna

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Channapattana is a city and taluk headquarter in Ramanagara District, Karnataka, India,

Channapattana
City
Nickname(s): Toys city
Channapattana is located in Karnataka
Channapattana
Channapattana
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 12°39′11″N 77°12′18″E / 12.6530°N 77.2050°E / 12.6530; 77.2050Coordinates: 12°39′11″N 77°12′18″E / 12.6530°N 77.2050°E / 12.6530; 77.2050
CountryIndia
StateKarnataka
DistrictRamanagara
Area
 • Total12.87 km2 (4.97 sq mi)
Elevation673 m (2,208 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN562160
Telephone code91-80 / 91-8113
Vehicle registrationKA 42
Websitewww.channapatnacity.gov.in

Geography[edit]

Channapattana is located at 12°39′N 77°13′E / 12.65°N 77.22°E / 12.65; 77.22.[1] It has an average elevation of 739 metres (2424 ft).

Total length of roads is 108.20 km. Total water supply is 70.50(LPCD). This means a per capita water supply of 65.50(LPCD). In summer the temperature is 32 °C. In winter it is 19 °C.

Channapatna is located between Bangalore - Mysore highway. Happening place for the foodies and pit stop for night out goers. Hotels like Sahara Hotel, Taj Hotel, Zam Zam Hotel, Cafe Coffee day, Shero ki Hotel are few of the famous food joints. Nice place to hang out, just 60 km from Silicon Valley Bangalore and 80 km from Cultural City Mysore.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census, Channapattana City Municipal Council has population of 71,942 of which 36,098 are males while 35,844 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.[2]

putaswamy.k, Avverahally, Channapattana

Toys city[edit]

The city is famous for its wooden toys and lacquerware. Channapattana is also called with name Town of toys ("Gombegala nagara'")). These toys are manufactured in traditional and advanced small scale industries.Bharath art and crafts is one of the trusted toy factory. Maya organic is ngo based factory. Manufacturing and twisting of raw silk, rice, ragi and coconut is a major product of Channapattana taluk.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Channapattana
  2. ^ http://www.census2011.co.in/data/town/803239-channapatna.html
  3. ^ "Channapatna toys". ndiatoday.intoday.in. Retrieved 2 Dec 2016.

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