Pahasu

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Pahasu town
city
Nickname(s): Pahasu
Pahasu town is located in Uttar Pradesh
Pahasu town
Pahasu town
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°11′N 78°03′E / 28.18°N 78.05°E / 28.18; 78.05Coordinates: 28°11′N 78°03′E / 28.18°N 78.05°E / 28.18; 78.05
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Bulandshahr
Government
 • Type Nagarpanchayt
 • Chairman Zaida Irfan Qureshi
Elevation 187 m (614 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 20,672
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 203396

Pahasu is a town and a nagar panchayat in Bulandshahr district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Pahasu is located at 28°11′N 78°03′E / 28.18°N 78.05°E / 28.18; 78.05.[1] It has an average elevation of 187 metres (613 feet).

History[edit]

Pahasu was a jagir during British India owned by Nawabs belonging to Lalkhani Muslim [2][3]"Pahasu" is a large Muslim feudals of Aligarh (UP).[4]"Pahasu" in British India was represented by Old and young party in UP legislative council from years 1909 to 1919.[5]

Nawabs of Pahasu[edit]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[9] Pahasu had a population of 17,116. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Pahasu has an average literacy rate of 48%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 57%, and female literacy is 38%. In Pahasu, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Notable persons[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ Delhi School of Economics (1986). The Indian Economic and Social History Review. 23. Vikas Publishing House. ISSN 0019-4646. Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  3. ^ Robinson, F. (2007). Separatism Among Indian Muslims: The Politics of the United Provinces' Muslims, 1860-1923. Cambridge University Press. p. 20. ISBN 9780521048262. Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  4. ^ "Blogger". indopakmilitaryhistory.blogspot.com. Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  5. ^ Robinson, F. (2007). Separatism Among Indian Muslims: The Politics of the United Provinces' Muslims, 1860-1923. Cambridge University Press. p. 223. ISBN 9780521048262. Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  6. ^ "Nawab Gaziuddin Firoz Jung (Page 307)". nawabbari.com. Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  7. ^ Muhammad, S. (2002). Education and Politics: From Sir Syed to the Present Day : the Aligarh School. A.P.H. Pub. Corporation. p. 30. ISBN 9788176482752. Retrieved 2017-02-14. 
  8. ^ The Indian Year Book, Volume 23; Volumes 25-28 by Sir Stanley Reed. Bennett, Coleman & Company. 1941. pp. 916, 1085. 
  9. ^ "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. 
  10. ^ Buckland, C.E. (1999). Dictionary of Indian Biography. Cosmo Publication. p. 326. ISBN 9788170208976. Retrieved 2017-02-14.