Rawatbhata

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Rawatbhata
City
Nickname(s): 
Anu Nagari / Nuclear City
Rawatbhata is located in Rajasthan
Rawatbhata
Rawatbhata
Location in Rajasthan, India
Rawatbhata is located in India
Rawatbhata
Rawatbhata
Rawatbhata (India)
Coordinates: 24°56′N 75°35′E / 24.93°N 75.58°E / 24.93; 75.58Coordinates: 24°56′N 75°35′E / 24.93°N 75.58°E / 24.93; 75.58
CountryIndia
StateRajasthan
DistrictChittorgarh
DivisionUdaipur Division
Government
 • TypeDemocratic
 • BodyNagar Palika Rawatbhata
 • Member of Parliament ChittorgarhChandra Prakash Joshi (Bhartiya Janta Party)
Area
 • Total21.53 km2 (8.31 sq mi)
Elevation
325 m (1,066 ft)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total37,701
 • Density1,751/km2 (4,540/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialHindi, Mewari
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
323307
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-09
Sex Ratio927/1000
Websitehttp://www.rawatbhata.webs.com http://rawatbhata.co.in/

Rawatbhata is a city, Tehsil and a Nager Palika in Chittorgarh District of Rajasthan. It is 50 KM from the nearest city, Kota. Rawatbhata joined through Kota From Most Partarts of The Country. The city has eight nuclear power station, under construction Nuclear Fuel Complex, and a Heavy Water Plant. Rawatbhata Also Has One Of The Biggest Dams in Rajasthan, Rana Pratap Sagar Dam, Which is Built on River Chambal River. The Dam is Equipped With a 172 MW Hydroelectric Power Station. The Rawatbhata City is Divided Into 25 Wards For Which Elections Are Held Every 5 Years. Rawatabhata Municipality Has Total Administration Over 8,397 Houses To Which it supplies basic Amenities Like Water And Sewerage. It is Also Authorize To Build Roads Within Municipality Limits And Impose Taxes on properties coming Under Its Jurisdiction.[citation needed]

Geography[edit]

Rawatbhata is located at 24°56′N 75°35′E / 24.93°N 75.58°E / 24.93; 75.58.[2] It has an average elevation of 325 metres (1066 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of the India census,[3] Rawatbhata Had a Population of 37,701. Males Constitute 51.8% of The Population And Females 48.2%. Rawatbhata Has a Literacy Rate of 85.82%, Higher Than The National Literacy Rate of 74.04%: Male Literacy is 92.19%, And Female Literacy is 79.01%. In Rawatbhata, 12.27% of The Population is Under 6 Years of Age. This Place is Culturally Blessed Because People From All Over The Country And From Various Communitiesd Religion Live Here.

This Place is A Remote Location on The Chambal River, Where The Local Tribal Community Has a Very Low Opposition. Hence, With The Help of Canada Based AECL Company in The 1960s, This Location Was Replaced By a Nuclear Power Station.

Schools[edit]

Private School[edit]

Atomic Energy Education Society runs Atomic Energy Central School No.2 ( Classes Pre- Prep to 10th-CBSE-English Medium)

Atomic Energy Central School No.3 (Classes Pre- Prep to 12th -Arts & Commerce CBSE) (Pre-Prep to VI – English Medium & VII to XII – Both Medium)

Atomic Energy Central School No.4 (Classes Pre-Prep to 12th – Science CBSE- English Medium). But These Schools Get Admit Those Students Whose Parent Is In Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) And Other Central Government Departments.

There Are Other School Like Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Shikshan Sansthan, Modern Public Senior Secondary School, New Dimension Public School, Rana Pratap Senior Secondary School, Shree Ram Bal Vidhya Mandir, St,Paul Secondary School, Royal Public School, Adarsh Vidhya Mandir School, Alpha Secondary School, Bright Way Public School, Oxford Academy Secondary School, Shubham Children Shiksha Sansthan, Swami Vivekanand Public School, Synergy Public School, Sager Public Middle School, Maa Pannadhya Senior Secondary School, Smart Kids English Primary School, New Adarsh Vidhya Niketan, Mahavira Shishu Mandir, Shabd Pratap Middle School, Madarsa Sirazul Islam, Madarsa Khwaza Garib Nawaz.

Government School[edit]

There Are Two (1 boys & 1 girls) State Government Senior Secondary Schools, 2 Secondary Schools, 2 Upper Primary Boys, 5 Primary Schools And 1 Sanskrit Secondary school.

College[edit]

  • Government College. (B.A, B.Com & B.Sc)
  • Government Industrial Training Institute.

(Fitter Welder & Electronics)

  • Shradhalaya Janhati B.Ed College, (B.Ed & STC)
  • Shree Vishwakarma ITI Center. (Fitter & Electrician)
  • Shikher Private ITI.

Hospitals[edit]

RAPS Hospital, Community Health Centres, Vimla Hospital,Govt. Aayurvedic Hospital,RRVUNL Hospital, Lahoti Hospital, Shree Jivaji Clini,Vikas Nursing Home.

Post office[edit]

There Are 3 post offices at Vikram Nagar, Anu Kiran & Bazar. And one Post Office Franchisee at New Market.

Religious places[edit]

  • Shree Charbhuja Nath Mandir
  • Mukteshwer Mahadev Mandir
  • Shree Laxmi Narayan Mandir
  • Sai Baba Mandir
  • Ram Mandir
  • Manav Mandir
  • Hanuman Mandir
  • Sarvjanik Ganesh Manjir
  • Asha Pura Mandir
  • Durga Mata Mandir
  • Baba Ram Dev Ji Mandir
  • Shiv Mandir
  • Ganesh Mandir
  • Punch Mukhi Hanuman Mandir
  • Baroli Mandir
  • Brahma Mandir
  • Shani Dev Mandir
  • Digamber Jain Mandir
  • Shree Parshvanath Digamber Jain Mandir
  • Jain Sweatember Mandir
  • Jama Masjid
  • Madina Masjid
  • United Church
  • Gurudwara

Places of interest[edit]

Baroli Temple Complex[edit]

Baroli Temple Complex

The Baroli Temples Are Located in Baroli Village in Rawatbhata. The Complex of Eight Temples is Situated Within a Walled Enclosure; An Additional Temple is About 1 KM Away. They Are Vuilt in The Gurjar Pratihar Style of Temple Architecture Dated To The Tenth Century A.D.[4][5] All Nine Temples Are Under The Control of The Archaeological Survey of India For Conservation And Protection.[6]

Rana Pratap Sagar Dam[edit]

Rana Pratap Sagar Dam

Rana Pratap Sagar Dam on Chambal River Is Located Near The City. The Dam Has Power Generation Capability. It Also Supports a Road Connecting Rawatbhata to a Nearby Township,Vikram Nagar Located on A Small Hill. On The Top of The Hill There is a Large Netal Statue of Maharana Pratap, Ehich is A View Point Over The City.

The Rana Pratap Sagar Dam or The RPS Dam S It is Called is One Among The Four Consequent Dams Constructed on The Chambal River Which Are Namely Gandhi Sagar Dam, Rana Pratap Sagar Dam(RPS), Jawahar Sagar Dam And The Kota Barrage, Former 3 Have Electricity Generation Capacity While Kota Barrage is For Irrigation Purpose

The Rana Pratap Sagar Dam Facilitates Fishing Activities in Its Nearby Villages And is Also Responsible For Giving Water To The Rajasthan Atomic Power Station For Generation of Electricity.

Bhainsrorgarh Wildlife Sanctuary[edit]

Bhainsrodgarh Wildlife Sanctuary is Located At Saddle Dam Rawatbhata Chittorgarh. Have a 229.14 sq. k.m Area. You See Wild Animals And Natural Surroundings. The Principal Species Are Dhokra And Khair. Other Species Include Babool, Ber, Salar, Khirni etc. The fauna includes: Panther, Wild Boar, Chinkara, Fox, Four Horned Antelope, Civet Hyena, The Sambhar, The Cheetal, Chinkara, Jackal, Crocodiles Etc. Flora are Dhok, Salar, Churel, Butea. Many migratory birds are also spotted during the season.

Rajasthan Atomic Power Station[edit]

Rajasthan Atomic Power Station

The Rajasthan Atomic Power Station is located at Rawatbhata. in The North Indian State of Rajasthan, Currently Has Six Pressurised Heavy Water Reactor (PHWR) Units Operating With a Total Installed Capacity of 1,180MW.

The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL), The Operator of The Plant, is Increasing The Existing Capacity of The Plant By Constructing Two More Reactors Known as Units 7 and 8. (2×700=1400)

Heavy Water Plant[edit]

Owned And Operated By The Department of Atomic Energy's (DAE) Heavy Water Board (HWB), Located in Rawatbhata 50 KM Away From Kota. The Heavy Water Plant is Integrated With The Rajasthan Atomic Power Station (RAPS) For Its Supply of Power And Steam. An Oil-fired Steam Generation Plant Was Wlso Added To Ensure Uninterrupted Supply of Steam During The Shut Down Periods of RAPS. Canada Began Construction on The Plant But Ceased Cooperation on The Project After India'sMay 1974 Test of a Nuclear Device. The Bhabha Atomic Research Center(BARC) Then Completed Designing The Plant, Which Was Originally Expected To Start Operations in 1976. Problems Associated With The Accumulation of Toxic Chemicals Created During The Production of Hydrogen Sulfide Gas, However, Delayed Commissioning Until April 1985. These Problems Resulted in a Cost Escalation From 1.94 Billion Rupees to At Least Rs. 7.2 Billion Rupees. Inadequate And Unreliable Supplies of Power And Steam From The RAPS Reactors Also Plagued The Plant And Contributed To its Low Output. The Two Oil-Fired Voilers of The Steam Generation Plant Were Added To Alleviate The Power Supply Problem. The Teavy Water Plant Uses The Hydrogen sulfide Water Exchange Process To Produce Up To 100Mt of heavy Water Per Year.

Nuclear Fuel Complex[edit]

Nuclear Fuel Complex, Hyderabad is Setting Up a Green-Field Project Nuclear fuel Complex At Rawatbhata, Chittorgarh District, Rajasthan. This Plant Will Meet The Fuel Requirements of 4 No’s of 700 MWe PHWR Reactors Planned At Rawatbhata, Rajasthan And Kakrapara, Gujarat. The Upcoming Nuclear Fuel Complex is Spread Over 190 Hectares Located on The Banks of Rana Pratap Sagar, Besides HWP-Rawatbhata. This Plant is Designed To Produce 500 Tonnes of 37 Element PHWR Fuel Bundles Per Year. The Project Has Received Environmental Clearance From MoEF(Ministry of Environment and Forest) in The month of January’ 2014 , Financial Clearance From The Union Cabinet in March’ 2014 with a Sanctioned Cost of INR 2,400 Crores And Siting Clearance From AERB in May’ 2014. And The Construction Work Started in 2017

Kalakhet and RAPP / HWP Colonies[edit]

RAPS/HWP Colony

The City of Rawatbhata is Located in The Lap of Aravali. Here Surrounded By The Forest All Around. RAPS/HWP Colony, Namely, Vikram Nagar Township, Anu Asha, Anu Bhagya, Anu Chhaya, Anu Kiran, Anu Pratap, Anu Deep Anu Tara, Santab Colony Etc Into Divided. There Are All Facilities in The Street Lights, Electricity, Water, Parks, Community Centres, Schools, Hostel, Shopping Complex, Sports Complex, Play Grounds, Post Offices, Bank, Dispensary, Civil and Electrical Maintenance Office etc.

There is A Private Farm House Kalakhet. of 35 minutes Away From Rawatbhata. Can Be Taken Over Here By Proper Permission. Kalakhet is A Very Big Farm House. Here There Are Many Gardens & Entertainment Places. There Are Many Types of Tree Plants on Here Also There Are Many Types of Farming. You Have To Eat a Lot of Vegetables, Fruit Trees Here is Also a Big Swimming Pool There Are Many Different Kinds of Facilities, And Here Comes a Considerable Number of Tourism in The Rainy Season.

Parajhar Waterfall[edit]

Parajhar Waterfall

Parajhar is A Nearby Waterfall.The Underground Water Flowing in Caves Has Carved Statues And Figures on The Stones in The Cave. Many People Have Died Due Accidents Near The Waterfall. It is Near To Village Called Parajhar Gaon.

This Place is Also Known For Historic Cave-Temple of Lord Shiv. During Mahashivratri a Large Festival is Organised Here. Water-Fall aMAnd Green Surrounding is The Attraction For Peoples.

Chulia Waterfall[edit]

Chulia Waterfall

The Waterfall in The Way of Chambal in The Rana Pratap Sagar Dam of Rawatabhata, Rajasthan, is In of The Main Waterfall of Rajasthan. 1.6 KM Away From Down Stream of Rana Pratap Dam. This waterfall is Surrounded By Big Rocky And is Far Below The Ground. By The Rana Pratap Sagar Dam When The Water is Drained Due To Power Generation, The Water Level Rises in The Shallow. And This Whole Waterfall is Drowned.There is a Lot of Tourist Come in The Rainy Session.

Saddle Dam[edit]

Saddle Dam

Saddle Dam is A Non-Gated Stone And Mud Dam To Direct The Water Towards The Main Rana Pratap Sagar Dam And Away From Some Villages, The Catchment Area of This Dam Fosters Crocodiles And Alligators. And Surrounded By Forest River And Wildlife Sanctuaries. Saddle dam a Picnic Spot Where The Rainy Season Come Quite Tourism.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India Search details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 10 May 2015.
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc – Rawatbhata
  3. ^ "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.
  4. ^ "Ghateshwar Temple". Archaeological Survey of India. Retrieved 27 March 2013.
  5. ^ "Things To See and Do". Badoli (45 km SW). OutlookIndia. Retrieved 27 March 2013.
  6. ^ "Magnificent Shiva shrines at Baroli, Bijoliyan and Menal could have been a Meluha trilogy". Economic Times. 27 March 2013. Retrieved 6 April 2013.

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