|• Chairman of City||Mr Arvind Sangal (BJP)|
|Elevation||248 m (814 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Vehicle registration||UP 19|
|Sex ratio||1000:928 ♂/♀|
Shamli is a historical city and district headquarters in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and a major centre of the Sugar and Jaggery in Western Uttar Pradesh, also commonly known as the Upper Doab region. Shamli is the headquarters of the district. Shamli is located along the Delhi–Saharanpur, Meerut-Karnal and Muzaffarnagar-Panipat Highways. Shamli was declared as a district in September 2011 by then Uttar Pradesh Government, almost 150 years after it was stripped of its administrative importance by the British following its role and prominence in Indian Rebellion of 1857.
Shamli is located at  It has an average elevation of 248 metres (814 ft)..
Notable personalities of Shamli
- Ashraf Ali Thanwi (1863-1943),was an Indian scholar of the Deobandi school,he acquired a reputable position as a religious scholar of Sufism among other subjects. His teaching attracted numerous students, and his research and publications became well known in Islamic institutions.
Provisional data from the 2011 census shows that Shamli has a population of 107,233, of which 57,236 are male and 49,997 are female. The literacy rate is 81.97 per cent.
2013 Communal riots
Shamli and adjoining Muzaffarnagar districts are considered sensitive ever since large-scale communal violence erupted in August and September 2013. More than 50 people had died and over 50,000 were rendered homeless...The riot that ensued had engulfed many districts of western UP.
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