Mirzapur district

district of Uttar Pradesh, India

Mirzapur district is one of the 75 districts of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. The district occupies an area of 4521 km2. Mirzapur town is the district headquarters. Mirzapur district is a part of Mirzapur division.

The district consists of four tehsils. These are Mirzapur (sadar), Lalganj, Marihan and Chunar. These four tehsils are further divided into twelve blocks.

According to the 2011 census Mirzapur district has a population of 2,494,533.[1]

Notable sites change

This district is known for the Vindhyavasini temple in Vindhyachal.

References change

  1. "District Census 2011". Census2011.co.in. 2011. Retrieved 2011-09-30.