Chandauli District of Uttar Pradesh at a Glance

About Chandauli District :

Chandauli district is a district of Uttar Pradesh state of India, and Chandauli town is the district headquarters. Chandauli district is a part of Varanasi Division.Chandauli became a separate district for the first time on May 20, 1997. However, after coming into power, Mayawati dissolved it on January, 2004 and ensured its merger again in Varanasi. But, the decision was challenged in the high court after which its recreation was ensured on June 17, 2004.

District at a Glance :

Description

 

Total

TehsilsChandauliSakaldeehaChakiya3
BlocksBarahaniChandauliNiyamtabadChahaniyaSakaldeehaDhanapurChakiyaShahabganjNaugarh9

Population Census – 2011

Population(2011)7031225863063538231643251

Population Census – 2011

1017905 (Male)934851 (Female)1952756

Population Density – 2011

769 in Square Km

Sex Ratio – 2011

918 Female per 1000 Male

Literacy Rate

60.2 %

No. of Villages

InhabitedUninhabitedTotal
14192191638

Scheduled Castes

MaleFemaleTotal
235161211625446786

Scheduled Tribes

215712015441725

Land Details ( in hectare)

Irrigated Land in (Hect.)644226666957682188773
Un-irrigated 497534298831584124325
Water covered Land29806373313412887
Inhabited,Railway,Roads32055227284711279
46394267235211258
Cremetorium566627149
Other Non-agricultural82817277053260
Thana1.Mughalsarai2.Alinagar

1.Balua

1.Chakiya12
3.Chandauli 4.Saiyadraja2.Sakaldeeha2.Shahabganj
5.Baburi 6. Gheena         3.Dhanapur3.Naugarh
Dak BangalowIrrigation Department

Mathela Irrigation Dept.

Dilkusha Forest Dept.
PWDRaitha Irrigation DeptLatifshah,  Rajdari
Baburi Irrigation De        Bhaisoda (Sheep Farm)
Nagar Palika/Nagar Panchayat1.Nagar Palika Parishad Mughalsarai
2.Nagar Panchayat Chandauli
3.Nagar Panchayat Shaiyadraja 

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Nagar PanchayatChakiya

4

Main Water Resources of the district

Rivers

1.Ganga 2.Karmanasha 3.Chandraprabha and others

Dams

1.Naugarh 2.Mushakhard 3.Chandraprabha 4.Latifshah 5.Bhaisoda

Canals

1Chandraprabha 2.Mushakhad 3.Narayanpur Lift Canal

Crops

1.Paddy 2.Wheat

Important excursion places in the district

Dhanapur Martyr Memorial    Baba Kinaram Sacred Place  Chakiya Kali MAndir  Baba Latifshah   Others

Waterfalls

1.Rajdari   2.Devdari 3.Aurvatard 4.Karmasha Waterfall and others

Lakes

1.Chandraprabha 2.Bhaisoda 3.Naugarh 4.Mushakhard 5.Latifshah and others

Tourist Places :