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Rudauli is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°45′N 81°45′E / 26.75°N 81.75°E / 26.75; 81.75Coordinates: 26°45′N 81°45′E / 26.75°N 81.75°E / 26.75; 81.75
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Faizabad
Elevation 105 m (344 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 36,804
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Rudauli (Hindi: रुदौली, Urdu: رُدولی), popularly known as Rudauli Shareef (Hindi: रुदौली शरीफ़, Urdu: رُدولی شریف), is a city and a municipal board in Faizabad district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.


Rudauli is located at 26°45′N 81°45′E / 26.75°N 81.75°E / 26.75; 81.75.[1] It has an average elevation of 105 metres (344 feet).


Rudauli is well connected by road and railway line. Almost all the trains going towards Lucknow or Delhi or going towards Bihar and Howrah stop here.The large high-tech highway project Lucknow-Ahyodhya highway has been completed and Unfortunately there is no bus service available from Rudauli to capital city even since long. The distance from Lucknow is 90 km; about 2 hours by railway and 3 hours by state transport. One has to step down at Bhelsar (भेलसर بھیلسر)(Coordinates: 26°46'51"N 81°45'11"E) to reach Rudauli by a 3 km internal road from Bhelsar.


As of 2001 India census,[2] Rudauli had a population of 36,804. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Rudauli has an average literacy rate of 47%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 53%, and female literacy is 40%. In Rudauli, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.


Rudauli has a large gold and silver ornaments market. There is a fruit and vegetable mandi, grain market and wholesale market. and also daily fresh vegetables


Rudauli has modern banking facilities. Many Banks such as State Bank of India, Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda, Bank Of Maharashtra, Union Bank Of India, Allahabad Bank and Gramin Banks are situated in the main market area.Apart from that major private sector bank HDFC Bank Ltd, ICICI Bank also has branch in Rudauli. Automatic teller machines can also be found here for the convenience of those also who have their account in private banks.


Husainiya Irshadia (Imambara)
Masjid Irshad Hussain
Interior of Husainiya Imambara

Rudauli is situated on the Lucknow-Faizabad highway, in the Awadh region.

Notable people[edit]


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66 news items

Times of India

Times of India
Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13:13:31 -0700

Mohammad Sabir, a resident of Wajidpur village of Rudauli Tehsil of Faizabad district is the owner of about 5 bighas of land. His wheat crop was about to harvested but bad weather and unexpected rains damaged the entire crop. The sudden and untimely ...
Times of India
Mon, 29 Jun 2015 12:41:15 -0700

LUCKNOW: Blood soaked axe, blood stained clothes, mobile phone, SIM wrapped in paper and empty wrapper of biopose ( diazepam) tablets were five objects crucial during trial against Shabnam and Saleem. The couple from Hasanpur tehsil in Amroha ...


Times of India
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:33:31 -0700

LUCKNOW: Following reports of rain-hit farmers in Uttar Pradesh receiving sums of Rs 63 and Rs 110 as compensation for crop damage, the Samajwadi Party government on Monday said farmers will be paid no less than Rs 1,500 as compensation for crop ...

The Hindu

The Hindu
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:03:43 -0700

Two farmers have allegedly committed suicide while three died of cardiac arrest in parts of Uttar Pradesh, all apparently distressed over damage to their crops due to unseasonal rains in the state. One Rajveer Singh (57) committed suicide by hanging ...
Times of India
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09:26:15 -0800

Varanasi: While Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to make some big announcements for weavers and inaugurate a trade facilitation centre, the local artisans are of the view that the NDA government is just replicating the policies of the UPA ...


Hindustan Times
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 21:31:19 -0800

Superintendent of police of Faizabad RS Gautam told HT the area of vigilance has been expanded beyond the twin cities of Ayodhya and Faizabad to nearby sensitive towns like Rudauli, Bhadarsa and Amaniganj this year. He added policemen are ...


Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:40:31 -0800

The list includes the Maharaja of Patiala; the Maharaja of Alwar; Thakur Durga Bakhsh Singh Bahadur, Tesil Rudauli, Sitapur; Rai Narsingh Das Bahadur, Banaras; Raja Kishan Kumar, Moradabad; Raja Baldev Singh, Raja of Okhra; Raja Jai Kishan Das, ...
दैनिक जागरण
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:03:21 -0800

रुदौली (फैजाबाद) : लोकसभा चुनाव की सरगर्मी बढ़ने के साथ ही रुदौली की बाराबंकी में वापसी का मुद्दा भी चुनावी फलक पर पूरी तरह से उभर चुका है। सपा मुखिया पर वादा खिलाफी का आरोप लगाकर यहां ...

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