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GIDA sahjanwa Gorakhpur
Industrial area
GIDA sahjanwa Gorakhpur is located in Uttar Pradesh
GIDA sahjanwa Gorakhpur
GIDA sahjanwa Gorakhpur
Location in gorakhpur Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°45′N 83°13′E / 26.750°N 83.217°E / 26.750; 83.217Coordinates: 26°45′N 83°13′E / 26.750°N 83.217°E / 26.750; 83.217
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Gorakhpur
 • Total 1,210 km2 (470 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 25,091
 • Density 21/km2 (54/sq mi)
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Gida Sahjanwa is an industrial area in a Nagar panchayat in Gorakhpur in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is developing an industrial area called Gida with many factories, including Parle and ARP, as well as power looms, plywood and the only jute mill in Uttar Pradesh. Sahjanwa is also called gida and it has two small railway station that is sahjanwa and sihapar.


According to the Census [1] of India in 2001, Sahjanwa had a population of 25,091. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Sahjanwa has an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than India's national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 43%. In Sahjanwa 17% of the population is 6 or younger. Sahjanwa is in the eastern part of Uttar Pradesh. Hindi is the customary language. In the early 1990s, many young people moved to nearby cities.


The two main intermediate colleges are BholaRam Maskara Intermediate College and Murari Intermediate College. The founders are Jyoti Prakash Maskara, owners of The Mahabir Jute Mill and Murari Lal Ji. Murari Intermediate College is one of the oldest colleges in the town and both the colleges trains engineers, doctors, and politicians.


  • Tarachand Agrawal Saraswati Vidya Mandir
  • Gopal Shishu Mandir
  • St. Joseph School
  • Navals National Academy
  • Maa Sarswati Shishu Mandir(Mr.Varun Singh)

and many more...

Engineering and Medical college[edit]

  • I.T.M.
  • I.T.W.
  • K.I.P.M.
  • Purvanchal Dental College
  • B.I.T.
  • Architecture



Located in the Industrial park (GIDA) of the Gorakhpur district are:

  • 1000 megawatt distribution center of Indo – Tibbat (TALLA Pariyogana)
  • The Mahaveer Jute Mill (India's second Jut Mill in working)
  • India Glycols Limited
  • Gallant Ispat Ltd
  • Azam Rubber Products
  • Hindustan petroliam corp.lmt


Sahjanwa has a passenger railway station with trains that go to main railway station of gorakhpur that is Gorakhpur Junction and it also has a trains which go to Lucknow. In addition, busses lead to and stop at Gida gorakhpur. There are so many trains like passenger,express and superfast are passes from sahjanwa to main station of Gorakhpur all these trains stop at sahjanwa for few minutes.


  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.