Chhabra

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Chhabra (Rajasthan)
city
Chhabra (Rajasthan) is located in Rajasthan
Chhabra (Rajasthan)
Chhabra (Rajasthan)
Chhabra (Rajasthan) is located in India
Chhabra (Rajasthan)
Chhabra (Rajasthan)
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 24°40′N 76°50′E / 24.67°N 76.83°E / 24.67; 76.83Coordinates: 24°40′N 76°50′E / 24.67°N 76.83°E / 24.67; 76.83
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Baran
Elevation 321 m (1,053 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 32,285
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code RJ-IN
Vehicle registration Rj28

Chhabra is a city and a municipality in Baran district in the state of Rajasthan, India, near to the border with Madhya Pradesh. Chhabra is a historic walled city with a fort and got its name from the six gates in the walls.

Geography[edit]

Chhabra is located at 24°40′N 76°50′E / 24.67°N 76.83°E / 24.67; 76.83.[1] It has an average elevation of 321 metres (1053 feet). Chhabra is connected with broadgauge line and is well connected to Jaipur, Kota, Indore, Jabalpur etc. by Express and Passenger trains.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2010 India census,[2] Chhabra had a population of 32,285. Males constitute 52.172% of the population and females 47.827%. Literacy rate of Chhabra city is 72.84% higher than state average of 66.11%. In Chhabra. Male literacy is around 82.09% while female literacy rate is 62.87%. Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 4649 which is 14.40% of total population of Chhabra (M). In Chhabra Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 917 against state average of 928. Moreover, Child Sex Ratio in Chhabra is around 857 compared to Rajasthan state average of 888.

Thermal power plant[edit]

Chhabra has a thermal power plant which is operational. The second phase (4 X 250 MW) and (2 X 660 ) of the Thermal Power Plant is in running condition. This plant is owned by RRVUNL and as per information available on the web site of RRVUNL the second phase is likely to become operational in December 2011.The proposed capacity of thermal power plant is 2,320 MW now.For see more image go to this link ( http://www.rvunl.com/STPS-images.aspx?id=21&%20namm=Chhabra%20Thermal%20Power%20Station ). And Show more information go to this link (http://www.rvunl.com/ChhabraTPS.html)

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