Khandela

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Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan)
city
Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan) is located in Rajasthan
Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan)
Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan)
Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan) is located in India
Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan)
Khandela, Sikar (Rajasthan)
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 27°22′N 75°18′E / 27.36°N 75.30°E / 27.36; 75.30Coordinates: 27°22′N 75°18′E / 27.36°N 75.30°E / 27.36; 75.30
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Sikar
Elevation 318 m (1,043 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 22,475
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Khandela is a city and municipality in the Sikar district of the Indian state of Rajasthan.

History[edit]

Thakurs of Khandela :1st Term (1616-1786)

1. Kunwar Satal Singh (1616-1642)

2. Kunwar Lunav Singh (1642-1678)

3. Kunwar Vad Singh (1678-1702)

4. Thakur Vari Sal (1702-1737)

5. Thakur Doogaji (1737-1763)

6. Thakur Durjan Sal I (1763-1786)

Thakurs of Khandela :2nd Term (1786-1949)

1. Raja Hari Sen Singh (1786-1802)

2. Thakur Raja Arjundeo Singh (1802-1836)

3. Thakur Raja Ranvijay Singh (1836-1868)

4. Thakur Raja Ranmal Singh (1868-1876)

5. Thakur Raja Bairisal Singh (1876-1887)

6. Thakur Raja Sher Singh (1887-1918)

7. Thakur Raja Durjan Sal II (1918-1949)

8. Thakur Raja Jaisaldeo Singh (1949-1988)

9. Thakur Raja Kuberdeo Singh (1988-2004)

10. Thakur Raja Arjandeo Singh (2004–Present)

Geography[edit]

Khandela is at 27°22′N 75°18′E / 27.36°N 75.30°E / 27.36; 75.30.[1] It has an average elevation of 318 metres (1043 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Khandela had a population of 22,475. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%.

Khandela has an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 45%. In Khandela, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age

Routes to Khandela[edit]

Delhi to Khandela : 250 km ( 04hrs 30 min drive ) Excellent road condition. ( Delhi – Shahpura right turn from Shahpura towards Ajeetgarh, Kanwat and then to Khandela. The distance from Shahpura to Khandela is 60 km beautiful countryside.

Khandela to Mandawa : 60 km ( 01 hrs 30 min )

Khandela to Bikaner : 220 km ( 04 hrs)

Khandela to Jaipur : 100 km ( 02 hrs 30 Min )

Khandela to Neemrana : 120 km ( 02 hrs 30 min )

Khandela to Samode : 70 km ( 01 Hour 30 Min )

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