Phulera

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Phulera
city
Phulera is located in Rajasthan
Phulera
Phulera
Phulera is located in India
Phulera
Phulera
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 26°52′N 75°14′E / 26.87°N 75.23°E / 26.87; 75.23Coordinates: 26°52′N 75°14′E / 26.87°N 75.23°E / 26.87; 75.23
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Jaipur
Elevation 387 m (1,270 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 21,639
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code RJ-IN

Phulera is a city and a municipality in Jaipur district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. The DMIC (Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor) project which is undertaken by Indian government runs through Phulera.

Geography[edit]

Phulera is located at 26°52′N 75°14′E / 26.87°N 75.23°E / 26.87; 75.23.[1] It has an average elevation of 387 metres (1269 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Phulera had a population of 21,639. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Phulera has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 83%, and female literacy is 62%. In Phulera, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Landmarks[edit]

Landmarks near the town include the Hirnoda Balaji temple, Sambhar salt lakes, and the Shakhambari Devi temple. Devotees and tourists flock to these places to see the amazing structures and fulfill their wishes.

Transport[edit]

Phulera Junction railway station is on the Jaipur-Ahmedabad line. It has five platforms, platform no#4 & no#5 use for Jaipur - Ajmer - Ahmadabad route.

There is no official bus-stand so the townspeople seek to build a bus stop.

Politics[edit]

In Municipal election in Phulera, BJP is ruling party now because of Narendra Modi Wave. Narsing Narnoliya is Chairman of Phulera Municipal Council.[3]

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