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Dadri

Dadri
city
Dadri is located in Uttar Pradesh
Dadri
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates:
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Gautam Buddha Nagar District
Elevation 216 m (709 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 57,457
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Dadri is a town city and a municipal board in Gautam Buddha Nagar District in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. Dadri and surrounding areas of Dankaur, Sikandrabad was ruled by Gurjars of Bhati clan when Mughal power in Delhi started declining.

Contents

  • Geography 1
  • Wetlands 2
  • Demographics 3
  • Industries 4
  • See also 5
  • External links 6
  • References 7

Geography

Dadri is located at .[1] It has an average elevation of 216 metres (709 ft).

Wetlands

Large swathes of Dadri have been classified as a wetland and is home to Blackbuck and Nilgai.[2] It is also home to a significant population of migratory birds coming from as far as Siberia and Europe.[3]

Demographics

As of 2001 India census,[4] Dadri had a population of 57,457. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Dadri has an average literacy rate of 34%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 90% and, female literacy is 78%. In Dadri, 18% of the population is under 5 years of age.

Religions in Dadri
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
74%
Muslims
  
25%
Jains
  
0.5%
Others†
  
0.5%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

Industries

See also

External links

  • Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections
  • Dadri Assembly Elections

References

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Dadri
  2. ^ Das, Ayaskant (23 May 2013). "Explain damage to Dadri wetlands". Times of India. Retrieved 26 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "Dadri 'wetland' puts Ansals, UP govt in hot spot". Business Standard. 7 February 2012. Retrieved 26 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 


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