KANNAUJ DISTRICT is an administrative district of
Uttar Pradesh state
* 1 Geography * 2 Demographics * 3 Historical and Spiritual importance
* 4 Colleges
* 4.1 Medical College * 4.2 Engineering College
* 5 References * 6 External links
Kannauj is located at 27°04′N 79°55′E / 27.07°N 79.92°E / 27.07; 79.92 . It has an average elevation of 139 metres (456 feet).
The climate of the district is characterized by a hot dry summer and a pleasant cold season. The average rainfall of the District is approximately 80 cm.
The district is bounded by the districts of Farrukhabad to the north, Hardoi to the northeast, Kanpur Nagar to the east, Kanpur Dehat to the southeast, Auraiya to the south, Etawah to the southwest, and Mainpuri to the west. The district is divided into three tehsils and seven development blocks. The district was split from Farrukhabad on September 18, 1997, and is part of Kanpur Division .
RELIGIONS IN KANNAUJ DISTRICT
According to the 2011 census
Kannauj district has a population of
1,658,005, roughly equal to the nation of
Guinea-Bissau or the US
The District's population was 1,388,923 in 2001. Of these, 1,156,951 (or 83.3%) lived in rural areas, while 231,972 (or 16.7%) lived in urban areas.
HISTORICAL AND SPIRITUAL IMPORTANCE
There are many temples in Kannauj which are very important by both Historical as well as spiritual purposes. In the time of King Harsha it was the kingdom of India. It is very much famous for Kannauj Perfume also. That is the reason why it is mentioned as the city of perfumes.
Government Medical College,
Kannauj is a government medical college
located in Tirwa of
Kannauj . It is affiliated to King George\'s
Government Engineering College,
Kannauj is a government engineering
Kannauj . It is a constituent college of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul
Kalam Technical University (formerly
Uttar Pradesh Technical
University ) in
* ^ A B C D E F "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011.
* ^ US Directorate of Intelligence. "Country
Comparison:Population". Retrieved 2011-10-01.
July 2011 est.
* ^ "2010 Resident Population Data". U. S. Census Bureau. Archived
from the original on 2011-08-23. Retrieved 2011-09-30.