Katra Medniganj

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Katra Medniganj
nagar panchayat
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Pratapgarh
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,815
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Katra Medniganj is a town and a nagar panchayat in Pratapgarh district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The town is named Katra Medniganj to pay the respects to a great freedom fighter of 18th century, Shree Babu Medini Singh, brother of the soldier Babu Gulab Singh.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Katra Medniganj had a population of 7815. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Katra Medniganj has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 72%, and female literacy is 58%. In Katra Medniganj, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age. It is situated near the bhupiamau and allahabad faizabad road.It is situated 49 KM from Allahabad and 90 KM from District Raebareli.


  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. 

Coordinates: 9°13′00″N 1°51′00″W / 9.2167°N 1.8500°W / 9.2167; -1.8500