Khora

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Khora

Khora Colony
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictGhaziabad
Administrative DivisionMeerut division
Area
 • Total10 km2 (4 sq mi)
Elevation
212 m (696 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total190,005
 • Density19,000/km2 (50,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
201001
Telephone code0120
Vehicle registrationup14
Lok Sabha ConstituencySahibabad
Nearest cityIndirapuram
Websitewww.npploni.in

Khora is a town in the Ghaziabad district of Uttar Pradesh, India.[1] Its official census population is approximately 190,000 residents (2011),[1] but reports[2] suggest a population closer to 1,000,000 residents inside the city's area of 10 square kilometers. It is located the on NH-24 highway, near Noida and Delhi, and is within the National Capital Region of India. It is bound on the west and southwest by the village of Ghazipur, on the north and northwest by Hindon Canal, on the northeast by Indirapuram (Ghaizabad), and on the east and southeast by Noida.

Nearby places[edit]

Mayur Vihar Phase 3 and Kondli are other towns nearby. Khora is on the border of the East Delhi District and the Gautam Buddha Nagar District (to the east).

Accessibility[edit]

It is connected by road to NH 24, and by rail to Anand Vihar Railway Station, While Anand Vihar is closer, the Ghaziabad Junction railway station (9 km) and Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station (10 km) are also proximate. It is also linked to Vaishali Station and Kaushambi Station by metro.

Coordinates: 28°22′16″N 77°12′07″E / 28.371°N 77.202°E / 28.371; 77.202References[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Khora City Population Census 2011 | Uttar Pradesh". www.census2011.co.in. Retrieved 2018-09-15.
  2. ^ Accumulation in post-colonial capitalism. Mitra, Iman Kumar,, Samāddāra, Raṇabīra,, Sen, Samita. Singapore. pp. 109–123. ISBN 9811010374. OCLC 955138429.