Neem-Ka-Thana

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Nim Ka Thana
नीम का थाना
Tahsil
Nim Ka Thana is located in Rajasthan
Nim Ka Thana
Nim Ka Thana
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 27°44′06″N 75°46′47″E / 27.735018°N 75.779730°E / 27.735018; 75.779730Coordinates: 27°44′06″N 75°46′47″E / 27.735018°N 75.779730°E / 27.735018; 75.779730
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Sikar
Tehsil Neem Ka Thana
Government
 • M.L.A. Prem Singh Bajor
Elevation 446 m (1,463 ft)
Population
 • Total 75,021
Languages
 • Official Hindi
 • Spoken Ahirwati & Shekhawati
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 332713
ISO 3166 code RJ-IN
Website sikar.nic.in

Nim Ka Thana (Hindi: नीम का थाना) is a tehsil of Sikar district in the Rajasthan state of India. It is one of the six tehsils of the district.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 Indian census,[1] Nim-Ka-Thana had a population 29,544. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age. It has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 56%.

Thakurs/Governors 1500-1514[edit]

In 1500 AD, Raja Prithviraj Singh II of Sikar granted the governance of Neem-Ka Thana to his third son, Raja Fateh Singh. Later, on the death of his eldest brother, Raja Bhojaraj Singh (1506-1514) he was chosen as next ruler of Sikar (1514-1526). He fought Battle of Khanawa with Rana Sanga in 1527 and died there but earlier he was captured by Sultan Ibrahim Lodhi in Agra during 1526-1527.

1. Raja Fateh Singh (1500-1514)

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.