Sindi, Maharashtra

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Sindi
city
Sindi is located in Maharashtra
Sindi
Sindi
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 20°48′N 78°52′E / 20.8°N 78.87°E / 20.8; 78.87Coordinates: 20°48′N 78°52′E / 20.8°N 78.87°E / 20.8; 78.87
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Wardha
Elevation 243 m (797 ft)
Population (2012)
 • Total 18,200
Languages
 • Official Marathi and Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-MH
Website maharashtra.gov.in

Sindi is a city and a municipal council in Wardha district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Sindi has 17 wards. But the Attraction is Pola. All farmers in town celebrate the two days festival of Pola. Sindi is also known as Pola city.[citation needed] Sindi railway station is important stop between Wardha-Nagpur central rail route.

Geography[edit]

Sindi is located at 20°48′N 78°52′E / 20.8°N 78.87°E / 20.8; 78.87.[1] It has an average elevation of 243 metres (797 feet).

Transport[edit]

There is a railway Station on Wardha - Nagpur line of Central Railways.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Sindi had a population of 13,052. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Sindi has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 67%. In Sindi, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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