Mungeli

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Mungeli
मुंगेली
City
Mungeli is located in Chhattisgarh
Mungeli
Mungeli
Mungeli is located in India
Mungeli
Mungeli
Location in Chhattisgarh, India
Coordinates: 22°04′N 81°41′E / 22.07°N 81.68°E / 22.07; 81.68Coordinates: 22°04′N 81°41′E / 22.07°N 81.68°E / 22.07; 81.68
Country  India
State Chhattisgarh
District Mungeli
Government
 • Mayor Savitri soni
Elevation 288 m (945 ft)
Population (2013 (est))
 • Total 55,756
Languages
 • Official Hindi, Chhattisgarhi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 495334
Telephone code 917755
Vehicle registration CG-28
Website http://cg.nic.in/mungeli , https://sites.google.com/site/districtmungeli

Mungeli is a city and a municipality in Mungeli district in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh. Pin code of Mungeli is 495334. Mungeli is a newly formed district from the separation of bilaspur district.

Geography[edit]

Mungeli is located at 22°04′N 81°41′E / 22.07°N 81.68°E / 22.07; 81.68.[1] It has an average elevation of 288 metres (944 feet). Mungeli is located near the bilaspur district around 35 kilometres from the bilaspur and 100 kilometres away from the capital city of chhattisgarh 'Raipur'

Demographics[edit]

As of 2013 India census,[2] Mungeli had a population of 55,756. (est) Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Mungeli has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 78%, and female literacy is 59%. In Mungeli, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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