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Naraingarh
city
Naraingarh is located in Haryana
Naraingarh
Naraingarh
Location in Haryana, India
Coordinates: 30°29′00″N 77°09′00″E / 30.48333°N 77.15000°E / 30.48333; 77.15000Coordinates: 30°29′00″N 77°09′00″E / 30.48333°N 77.15000°E / 30.48333; 77.15000
Country  India
State Haryana
District Ambala
Population (2011)
 • Total 30,968
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 134203
Telephone code 91 1734
Vehicle registration HR-04

Naraingarh (also: Narayangarh) is a city and a municipal committee in the Ambala district of the Indian state of Haryana. It is approximately 36 km from Ambala Cantt and 55 km from Chandigarh.

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 census of India, Naraingarh has 30,968 of total population (16406 M, 14562 F. 52% of whom are male and 48% are females (approx figures)) [1]

As of the 2001 India census,[2] Naraingarh had a population of 18,209, 53% of whom are male, and 47% female. Naraingarh has an average literacy rate of 73%, compared to the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 68%. In Naraingarh, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.[citation needed]

History[edit]

Naraingarh is the headquarters of one of Ambala's subdistricts. It was founded by the King of Sirmor Himachal Pradesh, Raja Laxmi Narayan.[citation needed] After the decline of the Mughal empire, the king of Sirmor built a palace in Kulshan and named it Naraingarh.[citation needed].

Education[edit]

There are a number of high Schools in Naraingarh, providing both English and Hindi education. Among these are the Government Senior Secondary School (which has both a boys only and a girls only students) and the Blue Bells Sr. Sec., DAV Public Sr. Sec. and Shivalik International schools (which all provide English education). The Geeta Senior Secondary School, Aarya Samaj Senior Secondary School provides classes in both Hindi and English.

There are also several colleges in Naraingarh, such as the Government College, the ICL College of Engineering & Technology and the E-max College of Engineering and Technology and SRM College of Engeering and Education.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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. 
  2. ^ "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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15 news items

 
Times of India
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 14:45:00 -0700

CHANDIGARH: Putting all speculations to rest about its alliance with BJP, opposition INLD on Friday issued a list of 62 candidates for the upcoming Haryana assembly polls. INLD has become the first party to declare its candidates, while Congress had ...
 
Times of India
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:38:48 -0700

MOHALI: The police on Wednesday arrested two persons on charges of possessing four-kg opium in Derabassi. Police said Avtar Singh, a resident of Baltana, and Narender Singh, a resident of Naraingarh, were driving a car bearing Chandigarh registration ...
 
Hindustan Times
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 01:30:27 -0700

All three deceased, as well as the injured victim, belonged to Purewala village near Naraingarh and were Class-12 students, said the police. They were on their way to their school — all four on one bike — when the mishap occurred. The truck driver ...
 
Times of India
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:20:07 -0700

KANNUR: Assistant sub-inspector of the Armed Reserve Police (ARP), Sanadhanan K, who went missing from a hotel in Naraingarh, Haryana on June 29 and located at Chandigarh railway station on July 6, was presented in the judicial first class magistrate ...
 
Hindustan Times
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:07:30 -0700

During the protest, agitators raised slogans against the Jammu and Kashmir government and burnt effigies of chief minister Omar Abdullah in various parts of the city. At several places, including Putli Ghar and Naraingarh, heated arguments were ...
 
Zee News
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:18:45 -0700

Ambala: Three teenagers were killed Thursday in a road accident in Naraingarh around 20 kilometers from here, police said. The deceased students, who belonged to village Purewala, were on the way to their school on a motorbike when a canter hit them on ...
 
Hindustan Times
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 02:58:26 -0700

Derabassi was lashed by 106 mm of rainfall, Nuh 98 mm, Indri 90 mm, Gurdaspur 62.4 mm, Naraingarh 76 mm, Jagadhari 57 mm and Ballabgarh 46 mm, the MeT office said here. Besides, Faridabad received 55 mm of rainfall, Kurukshetra 51 mm, Thanesar ...
 
Times of India
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:31:16 -0700

The 53-year-old ASI had arrived in Chandigarh on June 29 along with two of his colleagues to produce an undertrial drug peddler, Naresh Kumar Garg, before Naraingarh court in Haryana's Ambala district. Garg has been lodged in Kannur jail since 2011 in ...
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