Nakhatrana

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For the taluka of the same name, see Nakhatrana Taluka.
Nakhatrana
નખત્રાણા
village
Nakhatrana is located in Gujarat
Nakhatrana
Nakhatrana
Nakhatrana is located in India
Nakhatrana
Nakhatrana
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 23°21′00″N 69°15′48″E / 23.35000°N 69.26333°E / 23.35000; 69.26333Coordinates: 23°21′00″N 69°15′48″E / 23.35000°N 69.26333°E / 23.35000; 69.26333
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Kutch
Taluka Nakhatrana
Area
 • Total 2 km2 (0.8 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,534
 • Density 6,300/km2 (16,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 370615
Telephone code 02835
Vehicle registration GJ-12
Nearest city Bhuj
Climate Dry (Köppen)
Website gujaratindia.com

Nakhatrana (About this sound pronunciation ) is a panchayat village and headquarters for a taluka in the middle of Kutch, Gujarat, in India.[1]

Demographics[edit]

In the 2001 census, the village of Nakhatrana had 12,534 inhabitants with 6,346 (%) males, and 6,188 (%) females, for a gender ratio of females per thousand males.[2]

Street food[edit]

A large village, it is famous for its spicy Dabeli snack and bangles. It is also known as the origin of onion samosas.[citation needed]

Education[edit]

K.V. High School is an old school with a history.Divine school, Uma high school

The village contain 6 government primary school, 2 high schools, 4 private schools, 1 college and ITI. Nakhatrana is developing educational centre.[citation needed] Nakhatrana is located on National Highway 8.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Villages of Nakhatrana Taluka
  2. ^ "Census 2001 Population Finder: Gujarat: Kachchh: Nakhatrana: Nakhatrana". Office of The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. Archived from the original on 30 May 2013.