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KALADHUNGI is a town and a nagar panchayat in Nainital district
Nainital district
in the Indian state of Uttarakhand
Uttarakhand
.

The place is located just on the foothill, a good climate but summers are hot, located 26 km west of Haldwani
Haldwani
on the Haldwani-Ramanagar road. Nainital
Nainital
is at distance of only 30 km to the north and Bazpur at about 19 km to south. It has a road connecting to Delhi via Bazpur , Tanda and Moradabad
Moradabad
.

CONTENTS

* 1 Overview * 2 Geography * 3 Demographics * 4 Local attractions * 5 References

OVERVIEW

The blast in Caledonge (Kaladhungi) near the foot of Himalaya.

In this route there are beautiful forests on the northside. Kaladungi has been a local commercial centre for the surrounding villages in the plains, for over a century now.

Kaldhungi is a Tehsil headquarters, has an Intermediate Govt. School, and Hospital, with normal facilities like, electricity, water, telephone, banks, post office etc.

Kaladhungi
Kaladhungi
is a very fertile area and a variety of fruits and vegetables like mangoes, lichi, papaya, guava, bananas , (vegetables - potato , cauliflower, tomato, cabbage, peas, beans, brinjaul, guards, lauki, kaddu, karela, dhaniya, haldi, zinger, sarson, methi, palak etc.). Main crops are wheat , rice, mustard, sugarcane, maiz, soyabean, gram, arhar, moong, masoor etc.

GEOGRAPHY

Kaladhungi
Kaladhungi
is located at 29°17′N 79°21′E / 29.28°N 79.35°E / 29.28; 79.35 . It has an average elevation of 393 metres (1,289 feet).

DEMOGRAPHICS

As of 2001 India
India
census , Kaladhungi
Kaladhungi
had a population of 6126. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Kaladhungi
Kaladhungi
has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 53%. In Kaladhungi, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Jim Corbett , the famous man-eater hunter and a great environmentalist lived at Choti Haldwani, 2 km west of Kaladhungi
Kaladhungi
on Ramnagar road for most years of his life. His house has now been converted into a museum in his memory by the government, known as 'Jim Corbett Museum', a must see for the tourist going to Nainital
Nainital
taking Kaladhunigi- Nainital
Nainital
road. There are also the graves of his two dogs in the compound of the museum. Another attraction is the Bajauniyahaldu village.

REFERENCES

* ^ Nainital
Nainital
District The Imperial Gazetteer of India
India
1909, v. 18, p. 324. * ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Kaladhungi * ^ " Census
Census
of India
India
2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census
Census
Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.

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Cities and towns in Nainital district
Nainital district

NAINITAL

* Bajauniyahaldu * Bhimtal * Bhowali * Haldwani
Haldwani
* Kathgodam
Kathgodam
* Kaladhungi * Lalkuan * Nainital
Nainital
* Nainital
Nainital
Cantonment * Ramgarh * Ramnagar * Mukteshwar
Mukteshwar

Cities and towns in other districts

* Almora * Bageshwar * Chamoli * Champawat * Dehradun * Haridwar * Pauri Garhwal * Pithoragarh * Rudraprayag * Tehri Garhwal * Udham Singh Nagar * U

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