Najibabad is a town and a municipal board in
Bijnor district in the
Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It has a railway junction and is one of
the administrative blocks of the
Bijnor district. It is well connected
to all major cities of
India by roadways via NH 119 and NH 74
respectively and also by various trains.
2 People's representative
4 Forts and monuments
8 Villages Under Vikas Khand/Tahsil Najibabad
10 External links
Najibabad is located at 29°38′N 78°20′E / 29.63°N
78.33°E / 29.63; 78.33. It has an average elevation of
295.5 metres (1014 feet).
Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) from
Tasleem Ahmed . The current
Municipal board chairman is Mohammad
Najibabad is part of
constituency, and current Member of Parliament is Yashwant Singh
Nawab Najib-ud-Daula, also known as Najib Khan was a noted Rohilla
Muslim warrior and serviceman of both the
Mughal Empire and the
Nawab Najib-ud- Daula was a noted Rohilla tribal chief
in 18th century Rohilkhand, who in the 1740s founded the city of
India where he established the present
day city of Najibabad, a state of
Najibabad independent from Rohilla
tribes, and received the title, "
Nawab Najib-ud-Daulla". From 1757 to
1770 he was governor of saharanpur, ruling over Dehradun.Many
architectural relics of the period of Rohilla he oversaw remain in
Najibabad, which he founded at the height of his career as a Mughal
Najibabad city is a city founded by
also known as Najib Khan and the city is also known as "GATEWAY OF
HIMALAYAS" and "shehro ka shehar"
He succeed Safdarjung as Grand Wazir of the
Mughal Empire and was a
devoted serviceman of the Mughal Emperor Alamgir II later in his
career he was known as
Nawab Najib-ud- Doula.
After his death he was succeeded by his son Zabita Khan. His cemetery
is still in present day, Najibabad
In Najibabad, there was a fort of great Sultana Daku or "The Sultan
Bandit". The fort is still situated in Najibabad
Najibabad is also the native place of the illustrious Sahu Jain family
Sahu Shanti Prasad Jain and Shreyans Prasad Jain and their
Sahu Ramesh Chandra Jain
Sahu Ramesh Chandra Jain were born here. The descendants of the
Sahu Jain family own the
Times Group and its parent company, Bennett,
Coleman & Co. Ltd. That runs the world's largest selling
Forts and monuments
Najibabad has four sites protected by the Archaeological Survey of
Pathargarh Fort built by
Najib-ud-Daula (Famous by Sultana Daku ka
Portion of the old Rohilla Palace (called is Thanna)
Other historical sites include:
Mordhaj also known as Munawar Jar with lofty mound Called chaar minar
Nanhe Miya Ground in Pai bagh street
Hazrat Shah Vilayat Dargah (Mubarakpur, Kalheri)
Hazrat Kamal Shah Dargah(kalheri)
The main Industries of the city are:
Mansarovar Bottling Company
Thums up factory
Alamdar saw mills Pvt Ltd.
Chandra Kaththa Industries Ltd.
Mansarovar Paper Mills ltd.
Badri-Kedar Paper mills ltd.
Indian oil, HP, Bharat Petroleum Depot.
JMK International Industries
Kohinoor Bangle Store.
Kohinoor Shopping Complex.
Najibabad also has an All
India Radio center. The town is an important
trade center for timber, sugar and grain. There are manufacturing
units which deal with metal, shoes, blankets, shawls and cotton
Najibabad had a population of 19,568. Even today, several
architectural remains of Rohilla magnificence can be found within the
Najibabad Nagar Palika Parishad has population of 88,535 of which
46,372 are males while 42,163 are females as per report released by
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 12697 which is 14.34% of
total population of
Najibabad (NPP). In
Najibabad Nagar Palika
Parishad, Female Sex Ratio is of 909 against state average of 912.
Moreover Child Sex Ratio in
Najibabad is around 879 compared to Uttar
Pradesh state average of 902. Literacy rate of
Najibabad city is
67.46% lower than state average of 67.68%. In Najibabad, Male literacy
is around 71.12% while female literacy rate is 63.45%.
Religions in Najibabad
Distribution of religions
†Includes, Buddhists/Jain/Christian (<0.75%).
According 2011 Census.
Najibabad has a number of schools & Colleges. The colleges in the
Imperial International School (C.B.S.E affiliated School)
Islamic vision school (IVS)
Krist Jayanti School.(C.B.S.E)
Gurukul International School (C.B.S.E)
Walia Globle Academy (C.B.S.E)
Moolchand Public school (C.B.S.E )
Chandra shekhar ITI.
Najibabad Private ITI.
St. Mary's School.(I.C.S.E)
Modern Public School (C.B.S.E)
R.R Morarka Public SChool(C.B.S.E).
M.D.S Inter College (U.P Board)
Acharya R.N.Kela Inter College (U.P.Board)
Qasmiya Inter College (U.P. Educationa Board)
Government Inter College "GIC" (U.P Board)
Shri Guru Ram Rai Public School(C.B.S.E)
Shreya Public School(C.B.S.E)
iqra international school(c.b.s.c.)
CITY PUBLIC SCHOOL (C.B.S.E.)
India College of Higher education
Sahu Jain Degree College
SSD College of Higher education
Rama Jain Degree College
Najibabad Degree College
India Group of Law
Grater Valley group of institute
India Institute of Technology
Institute of Information Technology & Science
Indian Institute Of Distance Education And Learning
aisha peramedical college
Villages Under Vikas Khand/Tahsil Najibabad
kiratpur, mahavatpur billoch[sultana ka kila], Sahanpur, Jalalabad,
Sikandarpur basi, Guniyapur, Gajraula Paimar, mirampur bega,
Himayoupur Iddu, Sabhachandpur Mohan urf Makhwara, Padarathpur,
Issepur, Sikroda, Lalpur, Samipur, Chandanpura, Badiya, Rajpur Nawada,
Raipur, Jogirampuri, kawariwala urf hakimpur qazi Kalanpur Buzurg Urf
Bahupura & Mouzam pur tulsi urf(Garhi)dhanora(Adarsh nagar)
(Subhash nagar), Bashirpur, Najibabad, Nangla Ubbhan (Ubbhanwala)
& Sheikhpurgaru (Himalayan colony), Shahnawaz Pur (Alias
Kharampur) & Alawalpur Nenu, Bhaguwala, Mandawli Shakarpuri, Jwali
lala (jwali Khurd), Rasoolpur Said(Saidpuri). And other Villages
^ "Census of
India Search details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 10
^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Najibabad
^ Public Representative - MLA Archived 5 February 2006 at the Wayback
Bijnor district Official website.
^ List of Monuments - Agra Circle,
Uttar Pradesh Archaeological Survey
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