Danguwapasi

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Danguwapasi
city
Danguwapasi is located in Jharkhand
Danguwapasi
Danguwapasi
Danguwapasi is located in India
Danguwapasi
Danguwapasi
Location in Jharkhand, India
Coordinates: 22°10′N 85°35′E / 22.17°N 85.59°E / 22.17; 85.59Coordinates: 22°10′N 85°35′E / 22.17°N 85.59°E / 22.17; 85.59
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Pashchimi Singhbhum
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,174
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Santali, Ho
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH

Danguwapasi is a census town in Pashchimi Singhbhum district in the state of Jharkhand, India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Danguwapasi had a population of 5,174. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Danguwapasi has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 78% and, female literacy is 56%. In Danguwapasi, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Railway[edit]

Danguwapasi is also a railway station, which is known as Dangoaposi, as per railway records. It falls on Tatanagar - Barbil line of SER.[2](See - Tatanagar–Bilaspur section of Howrah-Nagpur-Mumbai line).

There are many trains passing through Dangoaposi and all of these trains have stoppage at Dangoaposi such as- •Howrah-Barbil Jan Shatabdi Express (Train No. - 12021/12022) running daily, •Tatanagar-Visakhapatnam Weekly Express (Train No. - 18515/18516) running every Monday, •Barbil-Puri Intercity Express (Train No. 18415/18416) running daily, •Chakradharpur-Barbil Intercity Express (Train No. 18403/18404) running daily, •Tatanagar-Barbil Passenger (Train No. - 58103/58104) running daily, •Tatanagar-Gua Passenger (Train No. - 58109/58110) running daily, •Tatanagar-Gua DEMU Passenger (Train No. - 78033/78034) running on all week days except Sunday.

Air[edit]

An air strip is located at a distance of 4 km from Dangoaposi and is in operation and maintained by Tata Steel.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 
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