Charkhari

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Charkhari State
city
Charkhari State
Charkhari State is located in Uttar Pradesh
Charkhari State
Charkhari State
Charkhari State is located in India
Charkhari State
Charkhari State
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°24′N 79°45′E / 25.4°N 79.75°E / 25.4; 79.75Coordinates: 25°24′N 79°45′E / 25.4°N 79.75°E / 25.4; 79.75
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Mahoba
Founded by anonymous
Government
 • Type Uttar pradesh
 • Body Charkhari State Heritage welfare society
Elevation 184 m (604 ft)
Population (3000)
 • Total 23,823
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 210421
Vehicle registration UP
Website

up.gov.in indianrajputs.com/review/Charkhari

Charkhari State is a town in Mahoba district of Uttar Pradesh state, India.

Geography

Charkhari State is located at 25.4°N 79.75°E.[1] It has an average elevation of 184 metres (603 feet). Charkhari State is also known as the 'Kashmir of Bundelkhand'. The town is surrounded by many lakes.[2]

History

Main article: Charkhari State Charkhari State was one of the Princely states of India during the period of the British Raj. The state was founded in 1765 by Bijai Bahadur, a Rajput of Bundela clan. On India’s independence, this Princely state was acceded to India.[3]

Demographics

As of 2001 India census,[4] Charkhari State had a population of 23,823. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Charkhari State has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 68% and female literacy of 47%. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References

Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Charkhari India heritage hub India heritage hub "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. External links

Charkhari State

Charkhari State is a town in Mahoba district of Uttar Pradesh state, India.

Geography[edit]

Charkhari State is located at 25°24′N 79°45′E / 25.4°N 79.75°E / 25.4; 79.75.[1] It has an average elevation of 184 metres (603 feet). Charkhari is also known as the 'Kashmir of Bundelkhand'. The town is surrounded by many lakes.[2]

History[edit]

Charkhari State was one of the Princely states of India during the period of the British Raj. The state was founded in 1765 by Bijai Bahadur, a Rajput of Bundela clan. On India’s independence, this Princely state was acceded to India.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Charkhari had a population of 23,823. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Charkhari state has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 68% and female literacy of 47%. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

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