Katra Medniganj

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Katra Medniganj
nagar panchayat
Coordinates: 25°52′34″N 81°57′05″E / 25.876235°N 81.951337°E / 25.876235; 81.951337Coordinates: 25°52′34″N 81°57′05″E / 25.876235°N 81.951337°E / 25.876235; 81.951337
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Pratapgarh
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,815
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP

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 7,815. 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.