Firozpur District

Firozpur district demographics in Punjab
2029074
1521807
1014538
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Tehsil Demographics
The Firozpur information graph explains 2029074 People are living in this disctrict, 1071637 are Male and 957437 are female as per 2011 census. Expected population of Firozpur in 2018 is between 1968202 and 2231982. Literate people are 1227511 out of 707070 are male and 520441 are female. People living in Firozpur depend on multiple skills, total workers are 756695 out of which men are 596406 and women are 160289. Total 170993 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 160141 are cultivated by men and 10852 are women. 153627 people works in agricultural land as a labour in Firozpur, men are 131101 and 22526 are women.

The District Firozpur is situated at India-Pakistan border, at the east side Faridkot district, Moga district and at the south side Muktsar District is situated. On the north east the River Sutlej generally separates it from the Firozpur and Kapurthala districts and on the south west side the Fazilka district touches the boundaries of Firozpur. The united stream of the Sutlej and Beas generally separates it from the Amritsar district in the north-west, and farther down from the Pakistan with the exception of some areas on each side of the river.

It is believed to have been founded by Feroz shah Tughluq in the 14th century. Another version claims that it was founded by a Bhatti chief called Feroz Khan.

Three heroic martyrs of India's freedom struggle Shaheed Bhagat Singh and his associates Shaheed Rajguru and Shaheed Sukhdev have their final resting place on the banks of the river Sutlej in Firozpur. On March 23, 1931, despite popular protest, these three heros were executed in Lahore secretly and left their bodies in gunnybags on the banks of Sutlej River.

Geography of Firozpur
Languages spoken are Punjabi

The Nearest Airtport to Firozpur is Ludhiana Airport., and other popular disctrict head offices are Old SDM Office Ferozepur, Cantonment Board Office, Central Jail, Divisional Railway Office, Firozpur Division, Northern Railways, India, The nearby Fire service for this district is Moga Fire Station. The District Library is Muncipal Library.The Head Post office for this district is in Cantt Post Office Ferozepur S.O. and the Railway Station is Firozpur City (station).

Firozpur District Nearest Airport:
Ludhiana Airport
NH 1, Near Zimidaran Dhaba, Sahnewal, Ludhiana, Punjab 141120, India
0161 284 4569
Firozpur District Fire Station:
Moga Fire Station
Punjabi Jutti Market Rd, Dashmesh Nagar, Moga, Punjab 142001, India
098723 18018
Firozpur District Libraries:
Muncipal Library
Dhobi Mohalla, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Swami Vivkananda Library
Guru Ram Dass Nagar, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Firozpur District Head POST OFFICE:
Cantt Post Office Ferozepur S.O
Cantonment Area, Near Railway Station, Ferozepur, Punjab 152001, India
Timings: 0900 - 1700 (closed)

0163 224 2560
Firozpur District Railway Zone:
Firozpur City
Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Firozpur District Offices:
Old SDM Office Ferozepur
Railway Colony, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
0163 224 4008
Cantonment Board Office
Cantonment Area, Ferozepur, Punjab 152001, India
0163 224 4333
Central Jail
Model Town, Ferozepur, Punjab 152002, India
Divisional Railway Office, Firozpur Division, Northern Railways, India
Cantonment Area, Ferozepur, Punjab 152001, India
0163 224 4008

Tehsils of Firozpur District

 

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