Muradnagar

Summary

Muradnagar is a City and a municipal board in Ghaziabad district, Uttar Pradesh, India. It lies about 22 Km from Ghaziabad, the district headquarters, and 55 Km from Delhi.

Muradnagar
City
Muradnagar is located in Uttar Pradesh
Muradnagar
Muradnagar
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°47′N 77°30′E / 28.78°N 77.5°E / 28.78; 77.5Coordinates: 28°47′N 77°30′E / 28.78°N 77.5°E / 28.78; 77.5
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictGhaziabad
Elevation
215 m (705 ft)
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationUP-14

GeographyEdit

Muradnagar is located at 28°47′N 77°30′E / 28.78°N 77.5°E / 28.78; 77.5.[1]

DemographicsEdit

As of the 2006 India census,[2] Muradnagar had a population of 100,080. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Muradnagar has an average literacy rate of 70%, greater than the national average of 60.5%: male literacy is 71%, and female literacy is 55%. In Muradnagar, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Government and PoliticsEdit

In Uttar Pradesh's recent Assembly Elections, Bharatiya Janta Party's (BJP) candidate Ajit Pal Tyagi won the election.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Muradnagar
  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 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.