Garhi Pukhta

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Garhi Pukhta
city
Garhi Pukhta is located in Uttar Pradesh
Garhi Pukhta
Garhi Pukhta
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 29°33′N 77°18′E / 29.550°N 77.300°E / 29.550; 77.300Coordinates: 29°33′N 77°18′E / 29.550°N 77.300°E / 29.550; 77.300
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Shamli
Population (2011)
 • Total 35,804
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)

Garhi Pukhta is a town and a nagar panchayat in Shamli district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.

As of 2011 India census, Garhi Pukhta had a population of 35,804. Males constitute 56% of the population and females 44%. Garhi Pukhta has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 58%, and female literacy is 42%. In Garhi Pukhta, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Mr. Amir Alam Khan, who belongs to this town, has been elected as Member of Parliament (M.P) and also he was Transport Minister in the State Government.[1][2][3]

Garhi Pukhta located 12 km from Shamli district in north west direction and surrounded by nearly village Audri, Pelkha, Purmaphi, Bhaiswal, Haripur, Razhar, Kherki and Hasanpur

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile" (PDF). Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly website. Retrieved Sep 2015. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. ^ "All MLAs from Assembly Constituency". Elections.in. Retrieved Sep 2015. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ "2012 Election Results" (PDF). Election Commission of India website. Retrieved Sep 2015. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)