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Area

  • 3034 sq.kms. (0.89 per cent of the State)

Location

Dhaulpur is a newly formed district of Rajasthan, carved out of Bharatpur district. It is bound on the north-east by Agra district of Uttar Pradesh, on the south by Morena district of Madhya Pradesh, on the west by Sawai Madhopur district and on the north by Bharatpur district of Rajasthan.

Distance from Major Cities

  • Jaipur-186 kms
  • Agra-60 kms
  • Delhi-200 kms

Climate and Rainfall

  • Dhaulpur town is one of the hottest place in Rajasthan.
  • Maximum temperature raises upto 49 degree celsius.
  • Minimum temperature reaches one degree celsius.
  • The average annual rainfall in the district is about 67 cms.

Human Resources

Indicators of Human Resources Units No.
Population persons 9,82,815
Density of population persons per sq.km. 324
Literacy per cent 60.77
Total working population per cent 28.48
Percentage distribution of work force Units No.
Cultivators per cent 76.42
Agriculture labourers per cent 3.36
Household industry per cent 1.77
Others per cent 18.46

Major Crops and Their Production

Sr. Production 2004-05 Tonnes
1 Bajra 150204
2 Wheat 142496
3 Rapeseed & Mustard 108628
4 Sugar cane 4120
5 Gram 3421
6 Barley 1490
7 Guarseed 1244
8 Rice 960
9 Groundnuts 323
10 Field pea 228
11 Jowar 75
12 Masoor 72
13 Black gram (urad) 71
14 Green gram (Moong) 36
15 Maize 33
16 Cowpea (Chowri) 11

Mineral Production

Sr. Production: 1999-00 Tonnes
1 Masonary stone 18,154
2 Sand stone 71,166

Infrastructure

  • Electricity 
    The existing power position in the district is just sufficient. The district is receiving the supply of power from Hindaun and Gwalior by way of transmission through a sub-station. Out of total 551 villages in the district, 509 were electrified as on 31 March 2000.
  • Water
    The water supply function in the district is performed by PHED, Dhaulpur. The major supply of water by PHED is being done from two sources viz., Chambal river and through wells.
  • Road Transport
    Dhaulpur district is attached with Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh States. All the towns of the district are well connected with State Highways. The Dhaulpur town itself is located at National Highway No.3. As on March 2000, the total length of different types of roads in the district was about 1,133 kms.
  • Rail Transport
    Dhaulpur district is well connected with both meter guage and broad guage rail routes with Agra, Gwalior, Bharatput and Sawai Madhopur etc. The total rail length in the district is 105.15 kms.
  • Air Transport
    The nearest airport is at Agra (60 kms).
  • Communication Facilities
Sr. Facilities No.
1 Post offices 188
2 Telegraph offices 31
3 Telephone exchanges 13
4 Local call offices 340
5 STD and PCOs 8

Banking

Offices, Deposits and Credit as on Sep 2005 Offices (No.) Deposits (Rs.Lakh) Credit (Rs.Lakh)
All Scheduled Commercial Banks 36 29700 24200
Public Sector Banks 23 24400 21400
SBI and its Associates 9 9400 9800
Nationalised Banks 14 15000 11600
Foreign Banks - - -
Regional Rural Banks 13 5300 2800
Other Scheduled Commercial Banks - - -

Educational Facilities/Institutions

Sr. Facilities/Institutions No.
1 Colleges 3
2 Higher Secondary Schools 12
3 Secondary Schools 13
4 Higher Primary Schools 282
5 Primary Schools 870
6 ITI 1
7 Military schoolss 1
8 Adult education centres 300

Industrial Scenario

  • No. of large and medium scale industries: 2
  • No. of large and medium scale industries: 1
  • No. of small scale units: 1,53,060
  • No. of industrial areas: 3
    1. Bari, Old Industrial Area
    2. Dhaulpur
    3. New Industrial Area, Dhaulpur
  • Main existing industries
    • Cattle feed
    • Cast iron foundry
    • Dal mills
    • Handloom cloth
    • Hi-tech glass manufacturing
    • Iron and steel fabrication
    • Leather footwear
    • Oil mills

Investment Projects

Major Investment Projects as of Jul 2006 in Ajmer

 

Company / Ownership Project Location Industry /
Type of Project
Cost
(Rs.Crore)
Progress of Implementation
Tata Group Dholpur Thermal electricity 4000.00 Announcement
Dholpur Power Project Dhaulpur New Unit - Announcement
State Govt. - Commercial Dholpur Gas based thermal electricity 1175.00 Under Implementation
Enterprises Dhaulpur New Unit - Under Implementation
Dholpur Combined Cycle Gas Power - - - Under Implementation
Project - - - Under Implementation
Gas Based - - - Under Implementation
Total Investment 5175.00