Gautam Buddha Nagar

About Gautam Buddha Nagar

DIET G.B.Nagar

The District Gautam Buddh Nagar was formed on 6/9/97 with effect from Govt. order no 1249/97/82/97 by carving out the portions of Ghaziabad and Bulandshahar. District Gautam Buddh Nagar includes Dadri and Bisrakh blocks carved out of Ghaziabad, while Dankaur and Jewar blocks have been carved out of Bulandshahar District. 18 other villages from Bulandshahar have also been carved out and have been included in Dankaur and Jewar.

However the area occupied by this district has a very glorious past, which has a root in Tretayug (Ramayan Kaal) as Bisrakh the birthplace of Rawan s father, Viseswa Rishi, lies in this land. In Dwapar Yug (Mahabharat Kaal) Dankore was the Dronacharya s Ashram, where Kaurav n Pandav took their training in Astra n Shastra. Eklavaya-the disciple of Dronacharya also hails from this place.

People from this land were actively associated with the National Freedom Struggle. Shri Gopi Chand, Shri Ram Nath, Shri Harsharan Singh etc. are a few names. Even Bhagat Singh, Sukh Dev n Rajguru used village Nalgara - on Noida-Greater Noida Express way to hide during the freedom struggle.

Geography of Gautam Buddha Nagar

District Gautam Budhh Nagar is situated in the west of Uttar Pradesh.The district has area between the two main rivers of india namely Ganga and Yamuna. In the North of the district Ghaziabad and borders of Delhi,in the south Aligarh, In the east Bulandshahar, in the west Border of Haryana State are located. Due to the Sandy and Loam Soil, the main crops of the district are wheat, rice and sugar cane . In some areas, millet is also planted. The total geographical area of the district is 1442 sq. km.

Gautam Buddha Nagar at a Glance

Geographical Area 1442 Sq. Km.
Population 1105290, 600950(M), 504340 (F)
Literate 627930, 402230(M),225700 (F)
Tehsils 3
Development Blocks 4
Nyay Panchayat 38
Gram Sabha 243
Habitated Village 343
Inhabitated Village 30
Towns 8

How to Reach

The district head quarter Greater Noida is located in the north of Uttar pradesh It is under the purview of the National Capital Region (NCR) of India. It is located about 40-kilometre (25 mi) south-east of Delhi and about 20-kilometre (12 mi) south-east of Noida which is an integral part of district and one of the largest industrial townships in U.P.

Distance from state capital 476 KM
Distance from Delhi 15 KM
Nearest Railway Station Ghaziabad and Delhi
Nearest Airport Indira Gandhi International Airport

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