Weir, Rajasthan

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Weir
Town
Weir is located in Rajasthan
Weir
Weir
Location in Rajasthan, India
Weir is located in India
Weir
Weir
Weir (India)
Coordinates: 27°00′N 77°24′E / 27.00°N 77.40°E / 27.00; 77.40Coordinates: 27°00′N 77°24′E / 27.00°N 77.40°E / 27.00; 77.40
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictBharatpur
Founded byBadan Singh
Elevation
272 m (892 ft)
Population
(2001)
 • Total17,331
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
321408
Vehicle registrationRJ-05

Weir is a town and a municipality in Bharatpur District in the Indian state of Rajasthan.

Geography[edit]

Weir is located at 25°41′N 75°44′E / 25.68°N 75.73°E / 25.68; 75.73.[1] It has an average elevation of 272 metres (1092 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of the Indian census,[2] Weir had a population of 17,331. Males constituted 53% of the population and females 47%. Weir had an average literacy rate of 57%, lower than the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy was 71% and female literacy was 41%. In Weir, 18% of the population was under six years of age.

Tourist attractions[edit]

  1. Baba Manohar Das Temple
  2. Kila Weir
  3. White Palace
  4. NoLakha Bagh
  5. Sita Ka Kund
  6. Pili Pokhar(Lakhanpur)
  7. Sidh Ashram(Lakhanpur)
  8. THE Dev Baba temple in Nagla jahaz, Weir.
  9. Flower park (world's oldest flower park)
  10. Fruit garden (sells guava, papaya, lemon, orange, aabla, ber etc.)
  11. Old sitaramji temple (near Pratap River)
  12. Baldau ji temple (main market)
  13. Temple of Garhwale hanuman ji (Dr.Rangheya Raghav Colony)
  14. Damodar ji temple / Bhagwan Parshuram mandir / Brahmin samaj dharmashala
  15. Baladuary Mandir (Nolakha Bag)
  16. Dr. Rangeya Raghava Colony.
  17. Shri Balla Wale Hunumanji
  18. Nagaich Mandir

Colleges[edit]

  1. Chetram Ward College
  2. Ranghey Raghav Mahila Mahavidhalay Bharatpur Gate Weir
  3. Punjab Technical University
  4. Baba Manohar Das College on Halena Road
  5. M.G. College, Weir
  6. S.N College, Weir
  7. Utkarsh collage weir

Schools[edit]

  1. Adarsh Vidya Mandir Weir
  2. Princess Public School, Bayana Gate
  3. Shanti Vidya Mandir
  4. Saraswati Senior Secondary School
  5. Modern Public Senior Secondary School
  6. Bal Vikas Vidhya Mandir
  7. Govt Senior Secondary School Weir
  8. Govt Senior Secondary Girls School Weir
  9. Govt. Primary School Foolwri Weir
  10. Govt primary School Kila Weir
  11. Govt Girls Primary School Kila Weir
  12. Gurukul Public School Weir
  13. Shri Ganesh Senior Secondary School Weir
  14. 14 crative public school
  15. Somendra vidya mandir
  16. Arise public school, bayana gate

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Weir
  2. ^ "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.