Sri Madhopur

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Sri Madhopur

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Shrimadhopur
Municipality city
Sri Madhopur is located in Rajasthan
Sri Madhopur
Sri Madhopur
Location in Rajasthan, India
Sri Madhopur is located in India
Sri Madhopur
Sri Madhopur
Sri Madhopur (India)
Coordinates: 27°28′N 75°36′E / 27.467°N 75.600°E / 27.467; 75.600Coordinates: 27°28′N 75°36′E / 27.467°N 75.600°E / 27.467; 75.600
CountryIndia
StateRajasthan
DistrictSikar
Founded byKhushali Ram Bohara and given name as Shri Madhopur after the name of Majesty King Swami Madho Singh of Amer (i.e. Jaipur)
Population
(2011)
 • Total31,366
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
332715
Vehicle registrationRJ-23

Sri Madhopur or Shrimadhopur[1] is a city and a municipality in Sikar district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded by the Khushhali Ram Bohra as on 18 April 1790. He was deewan of the King of Pink City Sawai Man Singh. </ref>https://hi.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E0%A4%B6%E0%A5%8D%E0%A4%B0%E0%A5%80_%E0%A4%AE%E0%A4%BE%E0%A4%A7%E0%A5%8B%E0%A4%AA%E0%A5%81%E0%A4%B0Analysis India|date=29 August 2017|publisher=}}</ref>
It was mainly famous for his temples. Shrimadhopur Wheat market is the biggest wheat market in Sikar district. Shrimadhopur Government school is one of the bigges school of the sikar district. It is one of the six tehsils of the district. Dedicated Delhi-Mumbai Freight Corridor is passing through this city. This city is chosen for the development of crossing station on this route (i.e. New Shrimadhopur DFC Station). This newly developed railway station has been launched as on 15 August 2018 on First Inaugural Run of Freight Train on Western Dedicated Freight Corridor by Indian Railway. [2][3]
Khushaali Ram Bohra:

Mr. Khushaali Ram Bohra was the founder of Shri Madhopur. He was Deewan of King Sawai Man Singh of Pink City (former name of the Kingdom "Amer"). Mr. Khushaali Ram Bohra had named this town after the name of King Swai Madho Singh. The picture of Mr. Khushaali Ram Bohra is also attached in bottom section.

Khushaali Ram Bohra: Deewan of King Sawai Man Singh
Founder of Shri Madhopur - Khushaali Ram Bohra

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[4] Sri Madhopur had a population of 31,366. Males constitute 52.6% of the population and females 47.3%. Sri Madhopur has an average literacy rate of 85.53%, higher than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 93.69%, and female literacy is 72.45%. In Sri Madhopur, 12.24% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Location[edit]

Sri Madhopur is located 12 km from the National Highway 11 (India). The nearest railway junction is at Sri Madhopur, and the nearest airport is Jaipur International Airport at Jaipur. It is 75 km from the state capital city Jaipur, and 217 km from the national capital Delhi.

Connectivity with Metro Cities[edit]

Shrimadhopur[5] city has direct connectivity with different metro cities such as Delhi, Mumbai through railway network of India. The direct trains are available from Shrimadhopur to Mumbai, Delhi and Chandigarh.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "List of districts in Sikar, Shrimadhopur". Sikar.rajasthan.gov.in. Retrieved 9 May 2017.
  2. ^ http://www.dfccil.gov.in/upload/Sketch_of_section_Rewari_Makarpura.pdf
  3. ^ "Dedicated Freight Corridor sets new record in Track Linking - Rail Analysis India". 29 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Sri Madhopur City Population Census 2011 - Rajasthan". www.census2011.co.in.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 9 September 2017. Retrieved 27 July 2017.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)