Kudachi

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Kudachi
ಕುಡಚಿ
Town
Kudachi is located in Karnataka
Kudachi
Kudachi
Location in Karnataka, India
Coordinates: 16°37′59″N 74°51′00″E / 16.633°N 74.85°E / 16.633; 74.85Coordinates: 16°37′59″N 74°51′00″E / 16.633°N 74.85°E / 16.633; 74.85
Country  India
State Karnataka
District Belgaum
Area
 • Total 1 km2 (0.4 sq mi)
Area rank 1
Elevation 536 m (1,759 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 60,856
 • Density 4,963/km2 (12,850/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Kannada Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 591 311
Telephone code 08331
ISO 3166 code IN-KA
Vehicle registration KA
Website karnataka.gov.in

Kudachi is a panchayat town in Belgaum district in Karnataka.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[1] Kudachi had a population of 23,154. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kudachi has an average literacy rate of 68%, lower than the national average of 74.9%: male literacy is 60%, and female literacy is 46%. In Kudachi, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religions in Kudachi
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
27%
Muslims
  
69.5%
Jainism
  
3.12%
Others†
  
0.1%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.1%), Buddhists (<0.1%).

The major source of income in this small town is agriculture, mainly sugar cane. Kudachi is near to the sugar works located in the town of Ugar (9 km). This small town is famous for many things, including its sugar cane crop, tasty brinjal, its different culture, and its many religious places or dargahs.[citation needed]

Tourism[edit]

Hazrat Maasaheba's Dargah in Kudachi is a famous tourist destination.

Economy[edit]

Kudachi is a town located on the banks of river Krishna River, agriculture is the predominant occupation and is a single largest contributor to Kudachi's economy. The main crops grown are sugarcane, corn, jowar,wheat, pulses and Kudachi brinjal.

Travel[edit]

It is 105 kms from Belgaum which is situated in karnataka state of India. It can also be accessed from Miraj, which is 37 km away from Kudachi. One can reach Kudachi from anywhere in India by rail and road. The nearest airport to Kudachi is Belgaum and kolhapur.

References[edit]

2. http://al-aqeedah.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=51:islam-and-shirk-are-opposites&catid=34:articles&Itemid=53 Islam and shirk are opposites