About Allahganj

AllahganjAllahganj is a small town that belongs to the Shahjahanpur district of Uttar Pradesh. The town is sited at a distance of 35 km from the district headquarters Shahjahanpur, 188 km from the state capital Lucknow and 344 km from the national capital Delhi. The town lies very close to the banks of River Ramganga. People of all caste and religions reside in the town. Hindi and Urdu are the chief spoken languages of the town. Agriculture is the main occupation of the people here. Wheat, potato, millet, gram are the chief crops cultivated here.

Geography of Allahganj

The town covers a total area of about 575 sq m. Allahganj is elevated at a height of 142 meters above sea level which is about 466 feet. The town has its coordinates at 27.55° North latitude and 79.68° East longitude. Allahganj is bounded by Mirzapur Tehsil in the west, Madnapur Tehsil in the North, Kanth Tehsil in the East and Bharkhani Tehsil in the South. The cities sited closer to Allahganj are Tihar at 30 km away, Shamsabad at 33 km, Shahabad at 34 km and Shahjahanpur at 35 km from the town. The Taluks nearby Allahganj are Mirzapur at 12 km, Madnapur at 17 km and Kanth at 18 km. The districts close to Allahganj are Farrukhabad at 43 km, Hardoi at 68 km and Budaun at 69 km. Summers are hot and winters are cool in Allahganj. The town receives heavy rainfall during monsoon which leads to heavy floods in this region.

Demography

As per 2011 census, the town has a total population of about 14755 out of which male constitutes 7847 and female constitutes 6908. The density of population in the town is 8578.5 inch per sq km in an area of 1.72 sq km. The female sex ratio in the town is 880 female out of 1000 male which is very less when compared to the Uttar Pradesh state average sex ratio of 912. The total number of children in the city between the age group of 0 to 6 years is 2401 which is nearly 16.27% of the overall population in the town. The child sex ratio in the town is 813 girls out of 1000 boys which is also very less when compared to the Uttar Pradesh child ratio of 902. The literacy rate in Allahganj is 62.17% out of which male literacy rate constitutes 70.52% and the female literacy rate constitutes 52.84%. The literacy rate in the city is less than the average literacy rate of Uttar Pradesh. The town homes nearly 2414 houses. Out of the total population in the town only 4007 people are working, out of which 3534 constitutes male and 473 constitutes female. Out of the total working population nearly 86.95% of people are employed in main work and the rest of 13.05% in marginal work. Nearly 8.21% of the total population belongs to scheduled caste in Allahganj. About 50% of the total population constitutes Hindus, 41% constitutes Muslims, 0.5% constitutes Jains and the rest of 0.5% constitutes Buddhist and Sikhs.

Administration in Allahganj

Allahganj constitutes a Nagar Panchayat with 11 wards. The Nagar Panchayat comes under Jalalabad sun division of the district. The town comes under Bareilly division of state administration.

Tourist Places near Allahganj

The town is amidst many famous tourist spots of Uttar Pradesh like Kannauj at 87 km, Naimisharaya at 115 km, Khatima at 152 km, Bithur at 155 km and Moradabad at 166 km from the town.

Transport Facilities in Allahganj

The state highway UP SH 29 runs through the town connecting Allahganj with major cities and town in and around Shahjahanpur district. The UP SH 29 also known as Leepulekha to Pilibhit to Shahjahanpur to Etawah road connects Allahganj with its neighboring districts of Pilibhit, Farrukhabad and Mainpuri. The highway connects Allahganj to its nearby localities of Jera Rahimpur, Hullapur, Shahjahanpur, Dabri, Ujaramau Nayagaon, Gandhi, Samapur, Tatiyari, Chourasi, Dahena, Bathua and many others. The major district roadway MDR 26C also runs through the town and gets linked with the UP SH 29. The MDR 26C connects the town with Jera Rahimpur, Hullapur, Raghunathpur Khas, Rawatpur, Sarsai, Kausiya, Saidapur, Munder and many other neighboring localities surrounding Allahganj. The town does not own an airport or a railway station. The airports near the town are Pantnagar airport at 163 km distance and Amausi airport at 182 km. The major railway station close to the town is the Farrukhabad railway station at 43 km distance from Allahganj. The other railway stations close to the town are Bahadurpur halt railway station at 31 km, Banthra railway station at 31 km, Tihar railway station at 31 km and Shahjahanpur railway station at 34 km from Allahganj.

Passport Office Allahganj

Bareilly passport office is the regional passport office for Allahganj jurisdiction where citizens of Allahganj can apply and get their passports.

Passport Office: Vikas Jyoti Commercial Complex, II and III floor, BDA Building, Priyadarshini Nagar, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh- 243122
Phone no.: 0581-2311874, 2302033

Sweets Shops in Allahganj

The sweet stalls in the town offer quality sweets at best price. Here is the list of sweet stalls in Allahganj town.

Om SAI Sweet House: Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220
Phone no.: 9936155759

Balaji Sweet Corner: Main Chauraha, Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220
Phone no.: 9839535603

Nanhelalla Cool Point:
Main Market, Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220
Landmark: In Front of Bank of Baroda

Mobile Repair Shops in Allahganj

The mobile repair and service centers in the town fix the defects in the mobile phone and they also offer mobile recharge facility.

Isha Mobile Shop: Bypass Road, Bus Stand, Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220
Phone no.: 9236255798, 8756164897

S.K Telicom & Mobile Reparing Center:
Viveeyapur Road, Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220
Phone no.: 9838637524, 9794965990
Landmark: Thane Ke Niche

Kushwaha mobile & solar shop:
MDR 26C, Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220

Shopping in Allahganj

The Shri Banke Bihari Vastra Bhandar & Jewellers in the town are very popular textile and jewelry sellers.

Shri Banke Bihari Vastra Bhandar & Jewellers: Main Chauraha, Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220
Phone no.: 8423535322

Chemist Shops in Allahganj

The Yash medical store in the town provides all wanted drugs to treat major illness. The store opens between 9 am to 9 pm.

Yash Medical Store: Allahganj, Uttar Pradesh- 242220

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