Malaj Khand

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Malaj Khand
Malaj Khand is located in Madhya Pradesh
Malaj Khand
Malaj Khand
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Malaj Khand is located in India
Malaj Khand
Malaj Khand
Malaj Khand (India)
Coordinates: 22°1′41″N 80°42′48″E / 22.02806°N 80.71333°E / 22.02806; 80.71333Coordinates: 22°1′41″N 80°42′48″E / 22.02806°N 80.71333°E / 22.02806; 80.71333
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
 • Total32,326
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP

Malaj Khand is a town and a municipality in Balaghat district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. This town has the biggest open copper mines in Asia and most of its population are the employed by the mines.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Malaj Khand had a population of 32,326. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Malaj Khand has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 71%, and female literacy is 54%. In Malaj Khand, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age. Pincode of Malaj Khand is 481116. [2]


  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.
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