Jamwa Ramgarh

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Jamwa Ramgarh
Town
Jamwa Ramgarh is located in Rajasthan
Jamwa Ramgarh
Jamwa Ramgarh
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 27°01′14″N 76°00′40″E / 27.020672°N 76.011003°E / 27.020672; 76.011003Coordinates: 27°01′14″N 76°00′40″E / 27.020672°N 76.011003°E / 27.020672; 76.011003
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictJaipur
Government
 • MLAJagdish Narayan Meena, BJP
Population
(2011)
 • Total250,132
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
303109
Telephone code01426

Jamwa Ramgarh also popularly known as the Ramgarh, is a subdivision of the Jaipur district in Rajasthan, India. It is located on State Highway 55, about 28 kilometres (17 mi) East-North of Jaipur city. It was best known for Ramgarh Lake which is now dry.

Ramgarh Lake[edit]

Ramgarh Lake was an artificial lake situated near Jamwa Ramgarh in Rajasthan, India. At one time the lake was the main source of water supply to Jaipur city. The last time the lake received water was 1999 and it has been dry since 2000.[1] It is situated 32 kilometres (20 mi) from Jaipur and when full covered an area of 15.5 square kilometres (6.0 sq mi).

Geography[edit]

The major rivers passing through the Jaipur district is Banganga. Although serious drought is rare, poor water management and exploitation of groundwater with extensive tube-well systems threatens agriculture in some areas.

Climate[edit]

Jaipur has a hot semi-arid climate (Köppen climate classification BSh) receiving over 650 millimetres (26 in) of rainfall annually but most rains occur in the monsoon months between June and September. Temperatures remain relatively high throughout the year, with the summer months of April to early July having average daily temperatures of around 30 °C (86 °F). During the monsoon there are frequent, heavy rains and thunderstorms, but flooding is not common. The winter months of November to February are mild and pleasant, with average temperatures ranging from 15–18 °C (59–64 °F) and with little or no humidity. There are however occasional cold waves that lead to temperatures near freezing.[2]

Media[edit]

Newspapers available in all parts of Jamwa Ramgarh are Hindi dailies such as Rajasthan Patrika,Dainik Bhaskar,Daily News,Dainik Nav jyoty,Rastradoot,News Flash tv, Times Of India, DNA, HT, Chaukadi News. and others.

List of Villages[edit]

Under Jamwa Ramgarh subdistrict there total are 233[3] villages, major of them are : Andhi, Basna, Behlor, BHAN PUR KALAN, Bhawani, Bilod, Birasana,Bishanpura, Bobari, Booj, Chawandiya, Dangarwada, Dhamsya,dharmaliyo ki dhani kooda, Dhaula, Dhoolaraoji, Gathwari,GOPAL GARH Indragarh, Jaichandpura, Jamwa, Kalla, Kallan, Kharkhada, Khawarani,kooda, Lalwas, Langadiyawas, Mahangi, Manota, Mathasoola, Nayabas, Natata, Nayala, Neemala, Newer, Papar, Phootalaw, Rahori, Raipur, Raisar, Rajpurwastala, Ramgarh,Rampura, Roopwas, Saipura, Samred, Sankotada, Tala, Thali, Tholai, Todameena,Radhagovindpura,bad rasulpura,nimbi

External links[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sebastian, Sunny (April 30, 2000). "Jaipur Lake a scorched bed now". The Hindu. The Hindu. The Hindu. Retrieved 26 August 2014.
  2. ^ "World Weather Information Service". Retrieved 2009-12-11.
  3. ^ "Census of India, 2011". http://censusindia.gov.in/. Dec 2011. External link in |publisher= (help)