Sadri
city
Sadri
Sadri
Location in Rajasthan, India
Sadri
Sadri
Sadri (India)
Coordinates: 25°11′N 73°26′E / 25.18°N 73.43°E / 25.18; 73.43Coordinates: 25°11′N 73°26′E / 25.18°N 73.43°E / 25.18; 73.43
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictPali
Elevation
502 m (1,647 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total27,394
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
306702
Telephone code02934
Vehicle registrationRJ-22
Sex ratio990 /
Parshva figure in Jain Temple at Sadri, 1911
Parshva figure in Jain Temple at Sadri, 1911

Sadri is a municipality in the Pali district of Rajasthan, India. It is considered the gateway to Marwar of Mewar. Sadri is one of the main places of worship for the Jain community. Ranakpur Temple and Shri Parshuram Mahadev Mandir are located in Sadri, which became a municipality (Nagar Palika) in 1961.[1] Bhadras is located 3 km from Sadri along the Suhai river.

Geography

Sadri is located at 25°11′N 73°26′E / 25.18°N 73.43°E / 25.18; 73.43.[2] It has an average elevation of 502 meters.

Demographics

According to the 2011 Census of India,[3] Sadri had a population of 27,393. Males account for 50.2% (13,762) of the population and females 49.8% (13,631). Sadri has an average literacy rate of 65.54%, which is lower than the national average of 74.04%. The male literacy rate is 83.76%, while the female literacy rate is 46.55%. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transport

The nearest railway station on the Indian Railways network is Falna which is 25 km from Rani, Rajasthan. The nearest airport is Udaipur, around 100 km from the town. Sadri is on the Jodhpur - Udaipur road and State Highway No. 16. The national highway serving Sadri is 35 km from Sanderao. Sadri is also well connected with Pali, Nathdwara, Kumbalgarh, Mt. Abu, and other cities.

Education and health

Sadri has several schools and institutions. Some of the notable ones are:

References

  1. ^ (1976). Thakur Karan Singh Ji Singhal Rathore Is The Present Thakur saab Of Sadri."Rajasthan [district Gazetteers].: Pali", Govt. Central Press, p. 335
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Sadri
  3. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.