Dahod District

to get instant updates about 'Dahod District' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
Dahod District, also known as Dohad District, is located in Gujarat state in western India. The city of Dahod is the district's administrative headquarters. The district has an area of 3,642 km², and a population of 1,636,433 (2001 census), with a population density of 449 persons per km². Dahod District was created on 2 October 1997, and was formerly part of Panchmahal District.Its territory mostly consists of two former Princely States , namely Baria (Devgadh) and Sanjeli in addition to Fatehpura Taluka of Sunth (Rampur) State , along with the two "eastern mahals" of Dahod and Jhalod from the former Panchmahals .It was 9.55% urban as of 2001 census.

This district is bounded by Panchmahal District to the west, Vadodara District to the south, Jhabua District and Alirajpur District of Madhya Pradesh State to the east and southeast respectively, and Banswara District of Rajasthan State to the north and northeast. The population of the district is mostly rural, and a majority of the district's residents are Tribals, mostly Bhils. Dahod District also has the second largest population of "Dawoodi Bohra" sect of Muslims in India.

The District of Dahod is further sub-divided into the following Talukas (Tehsils) :-

The actual name is "Dohad", which later got transformed into Dahod. The Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb was born in a mosque within the fort of...
Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


No updates available.
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Zid
Zid
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from