About Udham Singh Nagar
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.
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.
|Area||3055 Square Km|
|Latitude||28° South East and 30° North|
|Longitude||78° and 81° East|
|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.|