<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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is a city and a municipal board
in Ghaziabad district
in the Indian state
of Uttar Pradesh
. It was founded about four hundred years ago by Mirza Muhammad Murad Mughal
, son of Mughal Emperor, Alamgir II
, whose mausoleum still stands near the town. Suresh Raina
, nowadays famous cricketer, belongs to this place. OFM school of muradnagar is very famous. OFM students can be found in doing some good posts and jobs.
Muradnagar is located at . It has an average elevation of 215 metres (705 ft).The Ganges canal flows through Muradnagar crossing National Highway NH # 58. The city's central part is Ordnance Factory Muradnagar
(OFM) which is a defence production unit.
The city has three major leading colleges KIET - An engineering college, ITS-Dental & Medical College and KushalPal Tyagi degree college. The city also has Kendriya Vidhyalya
O.F.M. and a branch of Central Power Research Institute (CPRI), which is engaged in various research and testing in high-voltage engineering.
, Muradnagar had a population of 100,080. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Muradnagar has an average literacy rate of 70%, greater than the national average of 60.5%: male literacy is 71%, and female literacy is 55%. In Muradnagar, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.
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