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Karimganj

Karimganj
city
Karimganj Central Bazaar
Karimganj Central Bazaar
Karimganj is located in Assam
Karimganj
Karimganj
Location in Assam, India
Karimganj is located in India
Karimganj
Karimganj
Karimganj (India)
Karimganj is located in Asia
Karimganj
Karimganj
Karimganj (Asia)
Coordinates: 24°52?N 92°21?E / 24.87°N 92.35°E / 24.87; 92.35Coordinates: 24°52?N 92°21?E / 24.87°N 92.35°E / 24.87; 92.35
Country India
StateAssam
DistrictKarimganj
Government
 o BodyKarimganj Municipality Board
Elevation
13 m (43 ft)
Population
(2011)
 o Total56,854
Languages
 o OfficialBengali[1]
 o RegionalSylheti[2]
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
ISO 3166 codeIN-AS
Vehicle registrationAS
Websitekarimganj.gov.in

Karimganj is a city in the Karimganj District of the Indian state of Assam. It is the administrative headquarters of the district.

Karimganj city is located at 24°52?N 92°21?E / 24.87°N 92.35°E / 24.87; 92.35.[3] The area of Karimganj city is 16.09 km2. It has an average elevation of 13 metres (42 feet).

Demographics

As per as the official census of 2011, Karimganj city had a population of 56,854 of which 28,473 are males while 28,381 are females. Children in the age group of 0 to 6 years were 4,946. Karimganj had a literacy rate of 86.35%, out of which male literacy was 87.91% and female literacy was 84.78%. The sex ratio is 996. There were 12234 households as of 2011.[4][5]

Politics

Karimganj consists of five assembly constituencies: Karimganj North and Karimganj South, Badarpur, Patharkandi, and Ratabari; all of which are part of Karimganj (Lok Sabha constituency).[6]

Notable people

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See also

References

  1. ^ India, Press Trust of (9 September 2014). "Govt withdraws Assamese as official language from Barak valley". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2019.
  2. ^ "Sylheti". Ethnologue. Retrieved 2019.
  3. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Karimganj
  4. ^ "2011 Census - Karimganj (MB)". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 2019.
  5. ^ "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK - KARIMGANJ" (PDF). Retrieved 2019.
  6. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies" (PDF). Assam. Election Commission of India. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 May 2006. Retrieved 2008.

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