Mukundgarh

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Mukundgarh

मुकुंदगढ़
city
Mukundgarh is located in Rajasthan
Mukundgarh
Mukundgarh
Location in Rajasthan, India
Mukundgarh is located in India
Mukundgarh
Mukundgarh
Mukundgarh (India)
Coordinates: 27°57′00″N 75°13′00″E / 27.95°N 75.2167°E / 27.95; 75.2167Coordinates: 27°57′00″N 75°13′00″E / 27.95°N 75.2167°E / 27.95; 75.2167
CountryIndia
StateRajasthan
DistrictJhunjhunu
Elevation
349 m (1,145 ft)
Population
(2001)
 • Total17,790
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
333 705
Telephone code91-1594
Vehicle registrationRJ-18

Mukundgarh is a city and a municipality in Jhunjhunu district in the Indian state of Rajasthan.It is part of Shekhawati region. It lies a few kilometres from Nawalgarh.

History[edit]

Its original name was 'Shahabsar'. Mukundgarh founded by Thakur Mukund Singh Saheb with the help of Seth Sevek Ram Ghuwalewala. The Kanodias also played an important role for it. It was the Thikana of Bhojrajji Ka Shekhawats..

Geography[edit]

Mukundgarh is located at 27°57′00″N 75°13′00″E / 27.95°N 75.2167°E / 27.95; 75.2167.[1] It has an average elevation of 349 metres (1148 feet).

Demographics[edit]

The Mukandgarh Municipality has population of 18,469 of which 9,314 are males while 9,155 are females as per report released by Census of India, 2011. Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2732 which is 14.79 % of total population of Mukandgarh. Female Sex Ratio is of 983 against state average of 928. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Mukandgarh is around 852 compared to Rajasthan state average of 888. Literacy rate of Mukandgarh city is 73.28% higher than state average of 66.11%. In Mukandgarh, Male literacy is around 85.60 % while female literacy rate is 61.05 %.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc -Mukundgarh
  2. ^ "Mukandgarh Population Census 2011". census2011.co.in. Retrieved 21 October 2018.