Sarangpur

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Also see Saarangpur - in Bhiwani district, Haryana.


Sarangpur (सारंगपुर) is a village in Bulandshahar district in Uttar Pradesh. It is also known by the name of Kiswagarhi-Sarangpur and is located near Khurja town. It is inhabited by all Sejwar gotra Jats.

Notable persons

Sarangpur in Rajgarh district Madhya Pradesh

Sarangpur is a city and a municipality in Rajgarh district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Location

Sarangpur is located at 23.57° N 76.47° E[1]. It has an average elevation of 410 metres (1345 feet).

Population

As of 2001 India census, Sarangpur had a population of 32,295. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%.

Literacy rate

Sarangpur has an average literacy rate of 55%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 64%, and female literacy is 45%. In Sarangpur, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

History

Sarangpur is located on an ancient site. It has a number of Jaina and Hindu ruins, including a 12th-century Jaina statue. It rose to importance in the 13th century under Sarang Singh Khichi, after whom it is named, and was a chief Mughal trade centre.

External links

Another Sarangpur village in Adampur Tehsil in district Hisar in Haryana

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