Sullia

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Sullia
Taluk
Sullia Scene
Sullia Scene
Nickname(s): 
Sulya
Coordinates: 12°33′29″N 75°23′21″E / 12.55806°N 75.38917°E / 12.55806; 75.38917Coordinates: 12°33′29″N 75°23′21″E / 12.55806°N 75.38917°E / 12.55806; 75.38917
Country India
StateKarnataka
DistrictDakshina Kannada
Government
 • MLAS. Angara
Elevation
108 m (354 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total145,226[1]
Regional Tuluva, Arebhashe
 • Official languagesKannada
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
574239
Telephone code91-08257
Vehicle registrationKA-21
Nearby citiesMangalore, Madikeri Kasaragod
Websitewww.sulliatown.gov.in

Sullia (also known as Sulya) is a taluk in the Dakshina Kannada district of the state of Karnataka, India.

History[edit]

A historical revolution took place during 1837 when a majority of the Gowdas, Lingayaths, Kydiyas, Adidravidas and other castes from Amara Sullia, Madikeri, Siddapura, Bhagamandala, Shanivarasanthe, Bellare, Puttur and Nandavara went and fought for freedom against the British.[2][3][4][5][6]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Sullia, India
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °F 84 109 86 95 109
Mean maximum °F 111 111
Average high °F 77 90
Average low °F 64 66
Mean minimum °F 102 102
Record low °F 59 90 64 64 59
Record high °C 29 43 30 35 43
Average high °C 25 32
Average low °C 18 19
Record low °C 15 32 18 18 15
Source #1: [7]
Source #2: [8]

Demographics[edit]

Religions in Sullia taluk

source: Sullia Taluk Census 2011 data

  Hindus (85.04%)
  Muslim (13.47%)
  Christians (1.43%)
  Other (0.06%)

According to the 2011 census report, Hindus form the largest religious group in Sullia taluk (1,23,507 that is 85.04% of the taluk population). The number of Muslims is 19,556 (13.47% of the taluk population) and the number of Christians in the taluk is 2,076 (1.43%).[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Muslim population goes up in DK too: Census report". Deccan Herald. 19 September 2015. Retrieved 16 July 2017.
  2. ^ "The Hindu : Karnataka / Madikeri News : Appaiah Gowda's feats to be remembered". www.thehindu.com.
  3. ^ "The Hindu : Karnataka / Madikeri News : Appaiah Gowda memorial to honour freedom fighter". www.hindu.com.
  4. ^ "Account of an uprising". deccanherald.com. 4 March 2013.
  5. ^ "Fate of the insurgents". deccanherald.com. 4 March 2013.
  6. ^ "DK's new NH to connect three states - Times of India". The Times of India.
  7. ^ "Sullia.net". Sullia.net. Retrieved 21 August 2018.
  8. ^ "Google weather". Google weather. Retrieved 21 August 2018.