Udham Singh Nagar District


Udham Singh Nagarv District

About Udham Singh Nagar

30 June / 4:56 PM

Udham Singh Nagar district is located in the Terai region, and is part of Kumaon Division. It is bounded on the north by Nainital District, on the northeast by Champawat District, on the east by Nepal, and on the south and west by Uttar Pradesh state. Rudrapur is the district headquarters.

The district was created in October 1995 out of Nainital District, and is named for Udham Singh. Cities in Udham Singh Nagar District are Kashipur, Jaspur, Bajpur, Gadarpur, Rudrapur, Pantnagar, Kichha, Sitarganj, Khatima, Shaktifarm.


History

Udham Singh Nagar came out of district Nainital on 30-Sep-1995. The place, long time back was reestablished for the refugees which came on 1948 beacause of partition. Immigrant from north west and eastern areas were reestablished here.


General Information

Udham Singh Nagar District Map

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District HeadquartersRudrapur
Population12,34,548
Area3055 Square Km
Altitude550 m
Latitude 28° South East and 30° North
Longitude 78° and 81° East
Literacy
Language Kumauni, Hindi, Punjabi and English
Clothing Summer: Cottons/ light woolens
Winter: Heavy Woolens

How to reach

Nearest Airport is at Jollygrant which is 159 Km away.
Nearest Railway station is at Rishikesh, 142 Km away.
Well connected by road to all the important places of Garhwal Division. Regular bus services are available.

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