Garautha

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Garautha
Nagar Panchayat
Garautha is located in Uttar Pradesh
Garautha
Garautha
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°34′N 79°18′E / 25.57°N 79.3°E / 25.57; 79.3Coordinates: 25°34′N 79°18′E / 25.57°N 79.3°E / 25.57; 79.3
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictJhansi
Elevation153 m (502 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total10,807
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Garautha is a Tehsil and a Nagar Panchayat city in district of Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh. It is a belief that Rishi Vishwamitra stayed here. The administrative headquarters of Garautha Tehsil is Garautha City. The Garautha City is divided into 10 wards for which elections are held every 5 years.

Geography[edit]

Garautha is located at 25°34′N 79°18′E / 25.57°N 79.3°E / 25.57; 79.3.[1] It has an average elevation of 153 metres (501 feet). The city of Garautha is situated on the banks of Lakheri River.

Demographics[edit]

The Garautha Tehsil as per Census 2011[2] has a population of 233,688 of which 124,934 are males and 108,754 are females.

The Garautha Nagar Panchayat has population of 10,807 of which 5,682 are males while 5,125 are females as per report released by Census India 2011. Literacy rate of Garautha Nagar Panchayat is 80.67% higher than state average of 67.68%.

Education[edit]

Education institute providing educations from elementary to colleges are available and functioning in Garautha. The degree colleges at Garautha are affiliated to Bundelkhand University. List of notable institutes are:

School[edit]

  1. Kanya Inter College, Garautha
  2. Kher Inter College, Gursarai
  3. Dr. Vijay Foundation School, Garautha
  4. Akhandanand Janta Inter College School, Garautha

Colleges[edit]

  1. Motibai Rajaram Mahavidyalaya (MBR College)[3]
  2. Dr Ram Manohar Lohiya Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Gursarai
  3. Bhagwati Industrial Training Institute (BITI)[4]

Politics[edit]

Garautha is a Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) Constituency.

Garautha, Jhansi, Uttar Pradesh - Vidhan Sabha Election
S.No Year Winner Name Party Runner - Up Name Runner-Up Party
1 1951 Ram Sahai INC Vishwa Nath Singh IND
2 1957 Lachman Rao Kadam INC Prem Narayan Tiwari IND
3 1962 Kashi Prasad Dwedi INC Kanhaiya Lal PSP
4 1967 Kanhaiya Lal BJS Kashi Prasad Dwedi INC
5 1969 Atma Ram Govind Kher INC Bhagwan Das BKD
6 1974 Ranjit Singh Judev INC Kanhaiya Lal BJS
7 1977 Ranjit Singh Judev INC Vishwa Nath Singh JNP
8 1980 Ranjit Singh Judev INC Kunwar Manvendra Singh BJP
9 1985 Kunwar Manvendra Singh BJP Ranjit Singh Judev INC
10 1989 Ranjit Singh Judev INC Kunwar Manvendra Singh BJP
11 1991 Ranjit Singh Judev INC Veerendra Niranjan BJP
12 1993 Ranjit Singh Judev INC Chandrapal Singh SP
13 1996 Chandrapal Singh SP Ranjit Singh Judev INC
14 2002 Brijendra Kumar Vyas BSP Chandrapal Singh SP
15 2007 Deep Naryan Yadav SP Ranjit Singh Judev INC
16 2012 Deep Naryan Yadav SP Devesh Paliwal BSP
17 2017 Jawahar Lal Rajpoot BJP Deep Naryan Yadav SP

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Garautha
  2. ^ "Census of India : Primary Census Abstract Data Tables (India & States/UTs - Town/Village/Ward Level)". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 2016-05-16.
  3. ^ "MOTIBAI RAJARAM MAHAVIDYALAYA". www.mbrrcollege.com. Retrieved 2016-05-16.
  4. ^ "BHAGWATI DEVI INDUSTRIAL TRAINING INSTITUTE (BITI)". www.mbiti.in. Retrieved 2016-05-16.