Mandawar

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Mandawar
city
Mandawar is located in Uttar Pradesh
Mandawar
Mandawar
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 29°29′10″N 78°07′34″E / 29.486°N 78.126°E / 29.486; 78.126Coordinates: 29°29′10″N 78°07′34″E / 29.486°N 78.126°E / 29.486; 78.126
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Bijnor
Elevation 223 m (732 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 19,565
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 246721
Telephone code 01342
Vehicle registration UP-20

Mandawar is a town and a nagar panchayat in Bijnor district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is a green area near the holy river Ganges. Most people here are farmers. It is famous for rose and mangoes. There are lots of garden of mangoes here. It has some historical value also.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Mandawar had a population of 19,565. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Mandawar has an average literacy rate of 39%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 45%, and female literacy is 33%. In Mandawar, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Educational institutions[edit]

St.Paul's High School, established in 1992 by the Education Society of the Catholic Diocese of Bijnor is a leading educational institution of the town. A Hindi medium high school, 1500 students from the town and the villages around Mandawar receive quality education there.

Mahatama Gandhi Inter College is the largest and oldest inter college in Mandawar. It was established around 1967. Most of the children of the villages around Mandawar are educated there.

Adarsh Vidya Niketan Shahabazpur was established around 1980. Located in Kelawala (the four way point where the roads to the villages Shahabazpur and Mohandiya meet), 1 km from Mandawar, it became an inter college about 2003 through the work of Surendra Vishnoi, who was the founding principal of this school. A number of students get their education there instead of walking 2 km to Mahatama Gandhi Inter College.

Shining Star Public High School was established in 1987. Modern Era Public School is located in Chandok Mandawar road. Prema Satyaveera Girls Inter College is available in Mandawar for girls only. Also, a degree college named Mandawar Degree College has opened in Mandawar Chandok road. There are many schools in Mandawar for primary education.

Nearby villages[edit]

Laalpur,Laayakpuri,Teemla, Mohandiya, Beechpadi, Shahabaazpur, Devidaswaala Sukhanandpur,Nangla,Bhadarpur lnampura Dilbegarh,Raghunath pur,Rajarampur ,Badashahpur, Taiyyebpurkaji,Ranipur,Ratanpur,Padampur

References[edit]

  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 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

Near by Village of Mandavar 1 Sahwajpur 2 Timarpur 3 RamjiWala 4 Khwajipur