Ashoknagar is a district of Madhya Pradesh state , India. Ashoknagar or Ashok Nagar city is the administrative headquarters of Ashoknagar District.
Geography of Ashoknagar
Ashoknagar district is bounded on the east side by the Betwa River, which separates it from Lalitpur District of Uttar Pradesh and Sagar District of Madhya Pradesh. Vidisha District lies to the south side. Western border of the district is formed by Sindh River , which separates it from Guna District. Shivpuri District lies to the norths. District covers the area of 4673.94 km².
Latitude of Ashoknagar city : 24.34 N
Longitude of Ashoknagar city : 77.43 E
About Ashoknagar District
Some believed, that the Great Emperor Asoka, while on his trip to conquer Ujjain, had spent one night in Ashoknagar, hence the name of this district. The district was created on August 15, 2003 when it was split from Guna District. Ashoknagar is a recently created district in Madhya Pradesh but was formerly part of Guna District.
Sub Divisions in Ashoknagar District
In Ashoknagar District there is 3 sub division
Tehsils in Ashoknagar District
In Ashoknagar there are 5 Tehsils
Blocks in Ashoknagar District
In Ashoknagar there are 4 Blocks
Railway Station in Ashoknagar District
Ashok Nagar Railway Station
Cities and Towns in Ashoknagar District
Tourist Place in Ashoknagar District
Ashoknagar Jain Temple
Sri Thuaunaji Teerth
Colleges in Ashoknagar District
Govt. Polytechnic College, Ashoknagar
Indian College of Science & Management, Ashoknagar Shri Saibaba College,Ashoknagar
Govt. Nehru Degree College, Ashoknagar
Vardhman Girls Degree College, Ashoknagar
Main activity of this district is agriculture. Main crops of this district is Wheat, Jowar, Maize, Groom, Sugar cane, Olives etc.