Mahisagar district

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Mahisagar district
Kaleshwari Mata temple
Kaleshwari Mata temple
Location in Gujarat
Location in Gujarat
Coordinates: 23°07′59″N 73°37′00″E / 23.133°N 73.6167°E / 23.133; 73.6167Coordinates: 23°07′59″N 73°37′00″E / 23.133°N 73.6167°E / 23.133; 73.6167
Country India
StateGujarat
HeadquartersLuneshvari
Established15 August 2013
Named forMahi River
Government
 • TypeDistrict Panchayat
Area
 • Total2,260.64 km2 (872.84 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total994,624
 • Density440/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialGujarati, Hindi, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
389230
Telephone code+912674
Vehicle registrationGJ-35
Websitehttps://mahisagar.gujarat.gov.in/

Mahisagar district is a district in the state of Gujarat in India that came into being on 26 January 2013, becoming the 28th district of the state. The district has been carved out of the Panchmahal district and the Kheda district. District Name Mahisagar given from "Mahi River".[1] Lunawada is the district headquarters of Mahisagar. It started its operation in full-fledged from 15 August 2013.

Demographics[edit]

At the time of the 2011 census, Mahisagar district had a population of 9,94,624. Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes make up 50,862 and 350,217 which is 5.11% and 35.21% of the population respectively.[2][3]

Religions in Mahisagar district (2011)[4]
Religion Percent
Hinduism
93.85%
Islam
5.89%
Other or not stated
0.26%

Hindus are in majority with 933,421, while Muslims are 58,546.[4]

At the time of the 2011 census, 98.95% of the population spoke Gujarati as their first language.[5]

Politics[edit]

No. Constituency Name Party Remarks
122 Lunawada Gulabsinh Chauhan INC
123 Santrampur (ST) Dr. Kuberbhai Dindor BJP

MoS

Panchmahal District
124 Shehra Jethabhai Ahir BJP Deputy Speaker [6]
125 Morva Hadaf (ST) Nimishaben Suthar BJP
126 Godhra C. K. Raulji BJP
127 Kalol (Panchmahal) Fatehsinh Chauhan BJP
128 Halol Jaydrathsinhji Parmar BJP
Dahod District
129 Fatepura (ST) Rameshbhai Katara BJP
130 Jhalod (ST) Maheshbhai Bhuriya BJP
131 Limkheda (ST) Shaileshbhai Bahbhor BJP
132 Dahod (ST) Kanaiyalal Kishori BJP
133 Garbada (ST) Mahendrabhai Bhabhor BJP
134 Devgadhbariya Bachubhai Khabad BJP

MoS

Vadodara District
135 Savli Ketan Inamdar BJP
136 Vaghodiya Dharmendrasinh Vaghela Independent
Chhota Udaipur District
137 Chhota Udaipur (ST) Rajendrasinh Rathwa BJP
138 Jetpur (Chhota Udaipur) (ST) Jayantibhai Rathwa BJP
139 Sankheda (ST) Abhesinh Tadvi BJP
Vadodara District
140 Dabhoi Shailesh Mehta BJP
141 Vadodara City (SC) Manisha Vakil BJP
142 Sayajigunj Keyur Rokadiya BJP
143 Akota Chaitanya Desai BJP
144 Raopura Balkrushna Shukla BJP
145 Manjalpur Yogesh Patel BJP
146 Padra Chaitanyasinh Zala BJP
147 Karjan Akshay Patel BJP
Narmada District
148 Nandod (ST) Dr. Darshana Deshmukh (Vasava) BJP
149 Dediapada (ST) Chaitarbhai Vasava AAP
Bharuch District
150 Jambusar Devkishordas Swami BJP
151 Vagra Arunsinh Rana BJP
152 Jhagadiya (ST) Ritesh Vasava BJP
153 Bharuch Rameshbhai Mistry BJP
154 Ankleshwar Ishwarsinh Patel BJP
Surat District
155 Olpad Mukesh Patel BJP MoS
156 Mangrol (Surat) (ST) Ganpat Vasava BJP
157 Mandvi (Surat) (ST) Kunvarjibhai Halpati BJP MoS
158 Kamrej Prafulbhai Pansheriya BJP MoS
159 Surat East Arvind Rana BJP
160 Surat North Kantibhai Balar BJP
161 Varachha Road Kishore Kanani BJP
162 Karanj Pravinbhai Ghoghari BJP
163 Limbayat Sangita Patil BJP
164 Udhana Manubhai Patel BJP
165 Majura Harsh Sanghavi BJP MoS(I/C)
166 Katargam Vinodbhai Moradiya BJP
167 Surat West Purnesh Modi BJP
168 Choryasi Sandip Desai BJP
169 Bardoli (SC) Ishwarbhai Parmar BJP
170 Mahuva (Surat) (ST) Mohanbhai Dhodia BJP
Tapi District
171 Vyara (ST) Mohanbhai Konkani BJP
172 Nizar (ST) Dr. Jairam Gamit BJP
Dang District
173 Dangs (ST) Vijaybhai Patel BJP
Navsari District
174 Jalalpore R. C. Patel BJP
175 Navsari Rakesh Desai BJP
176 Gandevi (ST) Naresh Patel BJP
177 Vansda (ST) Anant Patel INC
Valsad District
178 Dharampur (ST) Arvindbhai Patel BJP
179 Valsad Bharatbhai Patel BJP
180 Pardi Kanubhai Desai BJP Cabinet Minister
181 Kaprada (ST) Jitubhai Chaudhary BJP
182 Umbergaon (ST) Ramanlal Patkar BJP


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mahisagar now a district in Gujarat". DNA. 14 August 2013. Retrieved 14 August 2013.
  2. ^ "Gujarat Distrct Census - Kheda" (PDF). Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India.
  3. ^ "Gujarat Distrct Census - Panch Mahals" (PDF). Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India.
  4. ^ a b "C-16 Population By Religion - Gujarat". census.gov.in. Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India.
  5. ^ 2011 Census of India, Population By Mother Tongue
  6. ^ PTI (15 December 2022). "Gujarat's former State minister Shankar Chaudhary set to become next Assembly Speaker". The Hindu. ISSN 0971-751X. Retrieved 15 December 2022.

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