The administrative headquarters of District Hardoi, is Hardoi city and it is a district of Lucknow Commissionaire in Uttar Pradesh Province of India.
Geography of Hardoi
Hardoi covers a 5,986 sq km geographical area.It shares common boundaries with the districts of Shahjahanpur & Lakhimpur Kheri districts in the North. South side is bounded by Lucknow District and Unnao District. West side is bounded by Kanpur and Farrukhabad districts and the east side is bounded by Sitapur district . Gomati separates it from the eastern side.
Main rivers :
Latitude of Hardoi city : 26-53 to 27-46 N
Longitude of Hardoi city : 79-41 to 80-46 E
About Hardoi District
According to myth that Hardoi is related to demon king Hiranyakashyap.Present name Hardoi is a distorted version of its earlier name Haridrohi. In Hardoi Mallawa, Pihani, Shahabad, Bilgram, Sandila & Ruiyaa are the places of historical significance.
Tehsils in Hardoi District
In Hardoi there are 5 tehsils
Blocks in Hardoi District
In Hardoi District there are 19 blocks
Railways Station in Hardoi District
Hardoi Railway Station is connected with railway track from Jammu & Kashmir to West Bengal via Moradabad, Bareilly & Lucknow.It is also connected to New Delhi.
Religious Place in Hardoi District
Saiyyadbara Masjid, Bilgram
Hatyaharan Pilgrim, Sandila
Jama Masjid Shahabad
Firojshah Tuglaq Masjid More .....
Education in Hardoi District
Education facility in Hardoi good. Here many inter college, junior school and degree colleges that provide the best education.
Katiyari Degree College Harpalpur
Cane Society Nehru Degree College
B.N.Degree college shahabad
M P Govt. P G College
Arya Kanya Degree College
Industries in Hardoi Dstrict
In Hardoi there are many small and major industries.Some industies are :
M/s Baba Gauri Shankar Floor Mill, Hardoi
M/s SAF YEAST Co. Ltd at Sandila
M/s Kit Ply India (Sugar Unit) Rupapur, Shahabad
M/s Metal Wire Pvt. Limited Sandila
M/s Engineers Group ( P.K.Enterprises), Hardoi
In Hardoi the wood-carving industry is main industry
Horticulture in Hardoi District : Guava, Mangos, Some herbs, etc
Major Crops in Hardoi District
Many people of this district is depand on Agriculture.Main Crops of Hardoi District are : Wheat,Bajra, Jau, Gram, Maize, jowar, Paddy, Masoor, Pulses, Mustard/lahi, Til, Arhar, Urad,Oil seeds, Onion,Sugarcane, Potato.