Agra city is located on the bank of river Yamuna.The Mughal emperor built several forts, tombs and mosques in and around the city. Today, Agra is the most sought after destination in India for travel and tourism.
Tourist Place in Agra
Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Sikandra, Radha Swami Samadhi, Fatehpur Sikri, Chinni Ka Roja,Itmad-Ud-Daulah, Mariyam's Tomb, Jama Masjid.
Kailash Temple, Mankameshwar Temple, Prithvinath Temple, Balkeshwar Temple, Rajeshwar Temple, Baptist Church, Guru Ka Tal Gurudwara, Catholic Church, Digambar Jain Mandir.
Geography of Agra
Agra district is located at western part of Uttar Pradesh with the headquarters at Agra city. On north it is bounded by Mathura District, in south it is bounded by Dhaulpur District of Rajasthan state , East side is bounded by Firozabad District and West side is Bharatpur district of Rajasthan state .
Information about Agra
In agra there are 114 Nayay Panchayats . 5 Nagar Palika Parishad ,1 Munciple Corporation . The total number of Railway Stations (including Halts) are 29 and Bus Stands/Bus Stops are 144
Tehsils in Agra
Agra district have 6 Tehsils and have
Blocks in Agra
In Agra there are 15 Blocks
Lok Sabha in Agra
In Agra there are 3 Lok Sabha
Vidhan Sabha in Agra
There are 9 Vidhan Sabha and name are :
Bah, Fatehabad, Etmadpur, Dayal Bagh, Agra Cantonment, Agra East, Agra West, Kheragarh and Fatehpur Sikri.
Education in Agra
In agra there are 2 university
Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University (Formal Agra University)
Dayal Bagh Educational Institute (Deemed University)
College in Agra
S. N. Medical College
Dayal Bagh Engineering Institute , Dayal Bagh, Agra
Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Agra College , M.G. Road, Agra
Faculty of Engineering & Technology, R.B.S. College, Bichpuri, Agra
Institute of Engineering & Technology, Agra University, Khandari Campus, Agra
Agra College, M.G. Road, Agra
R.B.S. Degree College , Khandari, Agra
St. John's Degree College, M.G. Road, Agra
Baikunthi Devi Kanya Maha Vidhyalaya , Baluganj, Agra
Bhagwati Devi Kanya Maha Vidhyalaya , Mall Road, Sadar, Agra
R. B. Degree College, Kalindi Vihar, Agra
Seth Padam Chand Jain Institute of Management , Khandari, Agra
Faculty of Management & Computer Application, R.B.S. College , Khandari, Agra
B.R.E.I., Bichpuri , Bichpuri, Agra
Dayalbagh, Polytechnic , Dayalbagh, Agra
Industries in Agra
Major Industrial Area was established at Nunhai,Agra over 71 acre of land. Mini Industrial Estate, Achnera
Major Industries in Agra
Leathr Goods and Shoes
Small Industries in Agra
Cotton and Textile
Wood Paper Products and Stationery
Leather Goods and Metal Products
Auto and Engine Parts
Electrical Goods etc.
In agra 1.5 Laks pairs of shoes per day manufactures.There about 60 organised footwear units, 3000 tiny manufactureing units and about 30000 house holds artisans units.
In agra some people worked In Handicrafts, Zari Zardozi, Marvel, Strone carving and Inley work, Carpets.