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Dalmau is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°04′N 81°02′E / 26.07°N 81.03°E / 26.07; 81.03Coordinates: 26°04′N 81°02′E / 26.07°N 81.03°E / 26.07; 81.03
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Rae Bareli
Elevation 115 m (377 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 9,983
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP 33

Situated on the banks of the holy Ganga, Dalmau is a historical town in the district of Rae Bareli. The town has several attractions to its credit including the King Dal's fort, Bara Math, and Mahesh Giri Math. Dalmau also enjoys a unique place in the literary world because it was here that the famous Hindi poet, Surya Kant Tripath Nirala wrote his poems while sitting on the fort and overlooking the scene below.

Dalmau is also home to the Ebrahim Sharki palace belonging to the Nawab Shuza-ud-daula. Visitors can also see the Baithak of Alhaa Udal and enjoy a stroll along the Dalmau Pump canal.


It is located at 26°04′N 81°02′E / 26.07°N 81.03°E / 26.07; 81.03[1] and has an average elevation of 115 metres (377 feet).


Sri Bhagirathi Inter College

New Adarsh Shiksha Niketan Inter College

Shanti Manohar Balika Inter College

Maya Devi Public School

Kashi Bright Angeles School

Aryan Deep Public School

Cultural Significance[edit]

It is considered to be a holy place, situated on the banks of the river Ganges. The famous poet and writer Suryakant Tripathi 'Nirala' wrote poems sitting on the top of the fort built by the King Dal Dev.[citation needed] The town is also featured prominently in his eponymous biography of his friend Kulli Bhaat.

Available Bank[edit]

State Bank Of India

Bank Of Baroda

Punjab National Bank

Baroda Grameen Bank

District Co-Operative Bank

Uco Bank

Dalmau Population[edit]

The Dalmau city is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Dalmau Nagar Panchayat has population of 9,983 of which 5,189 are males while 4,794 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1190 which is 11.92 % of total population of Dalmau (NP). In Dalmau Nagar Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 924 against state average of 912. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Dalmau is around 954 compared to Uttar Pradesh state average of 902. Literacy rate of Dalmau city is 77.95 % higher than state average of 67.68 %. In Dalmau, Male literacy is around 86.83 % while female literacy rate is 68.29 %.

Dalmau Nagar Panchayat has total administration over 1,882 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorized to build roads within Nagar Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.