Geography of Saharanpur
Geographical aera of Saharanpur district is 3689 Sq. K.M.River Yamuna forms its west boundary which separates it from Karnal and Yamunanagar districts of Haryana. District Haridwar lies on east side which was the part of district Saharanpur before 1989 and in the south lies the district Muzafarnagar.
Yamuna is the main river of the district. Apart from this Solani, Hindon, Ratmau, Nagdev have also played an important role in the physical reconstruction of the district.
Latitude of Saharanpur city : 29° 34' 45" & 30° 21' 30" north
Longitude of Saharanpur city : 77° 9' & 78° 14' 45" east
About Saharanpur District
In Year 1997 Saharanpur district attained the status as Saharanpur division . As regards its physical features, the north and the north east of the district is surrounded by Shivalik hills and separates it from the Dehradun district.
The main characteristics of the district can be divided into four parts.
The Bhabar land
Shivalik hill tract
Khadar land (Yamuna, Hindon)
Tehsils in Saharanpur District
Railway Station in Saharanpur
The city is located on the National Highway NH-73. It is a major junction of Indian Railways; several important trains connecting the farthest ends of India pass through it.
Tapri Railway Station is on Paper Mill Road
Tourist Place in Saharanpur District
Shakti Peeth Shakumbari
Shakti Peeth Deoband
Guggha Veer / Gughal
Nau Gaza Peer
BADA Shri Lal Das.
Education in Saharanpur district
Institute of Paramedical Sciences (ips) Gangoh
Asian College of Management
Institute of Informatics Technology & Engg.
Medical College in Saharanpur
DEOBAND UNANI MEDICAL COLLEGE
JAMIYA TIBBIYA MEDICAL COLLEGE
Degree College in Sahaeanpur
M.L. & J.N.K. Girls College
Maharaj Singh Degree College
Puranmal Ramlal College
Islamia Degree College
Bhayala Degree College
Govt. (P.G.) College
Govt. College, Behat
Govt. College, Kota.
Govt. College, Nanauta.
Govt. Degree College, Panwarka
Low College in Saharanpur
Doon College of Law
Hari Institute of Education
Industries in Saharanpur
The region produces agro-based and industrial goods which are sent to the various parts of the country.
Food - Grains, Vegetables and Fruits. Milk and milk products.
Agro Based Industries - The most important industries are Sugar, Gur, (Cotton) Textile and Cigarettes.
Industrial Goods- Paper, Sugarcane, Hosiery Material & Wood Carving.
Major Crops of Saharanpur District
Wheat, Rice, Maize, Jawar, Bajara, sugarcane; oilseeds, cotton and jute are the main commercial crops od this district