Jhinjhana

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Jhinjhana
TOWN
Jhinjhana is located in Uttar Pradesh
Jhinjhana
Jhinjhana
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 29°31′N 77°13′E / 29.52°N 77.22°E / 29.52; 77.22Coordinates: 29°31′N 77°13′E / 29.52°N 77.22°E / 29.52; 77.22
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Shamli
Elevation 243 m (797 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 18,740
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 247773
Vehicle registration UP 19
Website jhinjhana.in

Jhinjhana is a town and a nagar panchayat in Shamli district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Jhinjhana is located at 29°31′N 77°13′E / 29.52°N 77.22°E / 29.52; 77.22.[1] It has an average elevation of 243 metres (797 feet).

Jhinjhana is a historical palace surrounded by small villages, like Sikenderpur, Laprana, PirKhera, Bidoli, Patani Pratap Pur, Unn, Singra, Kertu, Binnamajra Gogwan etc. The village folks normally are farmers and grow a lot of Sugar Cane, Wheat, Rice, Vegetables and Mangoes. Jhinjhana is near UP and Haryana State border. Jhinjhana Police Station is largest in Shamli Distt. and located within boundaries of an old fort. Jhinjhana is one of the India Towns located at latitude and longitude of 29° 31' 0" N / 77° 13' 0" E.

JHINJHANA to Karnal  ::- 28 KM (about 32 mins.), Panipat  ::- 40 KM (about 50 mins.), Muzaffarnagar ::- 50 KM (about 49 mins.), Meerut  ::- 75 KM (about 01 hour 15 mins.), Saharanpur  ::- 78 KM (about 01 hour 22 mins.), Delhi  ::- 102 KM (about 02 hour 13 mins.). Shamli  ::- 11 KM (about 10 mins.) Kairana  ::- 13 KM (20 mins.) Kandhla  ::- 23 KM (35 mins.)

Colleges, Banquet Hall, Madarsas, and Schools[edit]

Jhinjhana is an important hub of education for rural populations of its surrounding areas.Several Public and Private academic institutions are located at town.Jhinjhana has an engineering college named Shamli institute of engineering and technology (SIET),and some private intermediate schools like St.RC. Convent school,De saint public school,Nehru Shishu Niketan Public school, SDS convent school, DAV Public school, saint Asha ram inter college, and some two government colleges likely RSS inter college,Jai Sita Ram inter college. Jhinjhana have two well known institutions of Urdu and Arabic education named Madarsa Allah Diya, Madarsa Noor Muhammadiya. Jhinjhana have many small Madarsas also, taking care by different Mosques. A Degree college is also situated here named Upadhya Nayan Saagar Jain Deegre College .

Hospitals[edit]

It has a government hospital and few small private clinics but still lack of qualified physicians.There is no single qualified doctor(M.B.B.S OR MD)available on approximately fifty thousands of people of town. A large number peoples of town and its surrounded village facing health problems throughout whole year.

Banks[edit]

State Bank Of India. Punjab National Bank. Cooperative Bank. Allahbad bank

Religious places[edit]

Many religious places are here like Ram Shyam Durga Mandir, Neela Roza Mosque, Shah Mubarak Mosque, Arya Samaj mandir, Kali Mandir, Panchmukhi mandir Etc.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2] Jhinjhana had a population of 18,740. Males constitute 52.44% of the population and females 47.55%. Jhinjhana has an average literacy rate of 68.23%, lower than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 75.38%, and female literacy is 60.45%. In Jhinjhana, 15.52% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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