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Bareilly (Hindi: बरेली, Urdu: بریلی) is a metro city in Bareilly district in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Standing on the Ramganga river, it is the capital of Rohilkhand Division and is a center for the manufacture of furniture and for trade in cotton, grain, and sugar. The city's population in 2001[1] was 699,839. Geographically it forms the outer gateway to enter Uttarakhand State. Bareilly is the 4th city of Uttar Pradesh which has CNG fuel stations, after Lucknow, Kanpur and Agra. Bareilly is the 7th largest metropolitan city of Uttar Pradesh and 50th largest metropolitan city of India.
'''Bareilly''' is a city in [[Uttar Pradesh]].
This fast-growing city is also known as Bans-Bareilly, due to its big bamboo market. Bareilly is also known as the counter-magnet city because it is equidistant from New Delhi and Lucknow and has a lot of potential for setting up industries to attract people to settle. Historically it was the part of the ancient kingdom of Panchal. In the Medieval period it was under the Rohillas. The modern city's foundation was laid by Mukrand Rai in 1657.
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Bareilly is located at 28.35° N 79.42° E[2]. It has an average elevation of 166 metres (544 feet). hjhihh
As of 2001 India census[3], Bareilly had a population of 699.839[1]. Males constitute 62% of the population and females 38%. Bareilly has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 68% of the males and 32% of females literate. 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Parsakhera is the industrial area of Bareilly. Saraswati Camphor Factory, one of Asia's biggest camphor manufacturing factory, is also located here[citation needed]. WIMCO Factory which is popular for making the match boxes is also located in bareilly. IFFCO Factory is located in Aonla constituency of Bareilly District. Previous to its closure, a Rubber producing factory (Officially known as Synthetics & Chemicals), owned by Killachad Group, was one of the largest chemical factories of Asia[citation needed]. Bareilly is also a trade hub for Kumaon region of Uttarakhand.
Bareilly is the medical hub of Rohilkhand and Kumaon Region of Uttarakhand. The city has several hospitals. Major hospitals include Clara Saran Hospital , Swain Hospital, K.K Hospital, Sheel Hospital, Ganga Charan Hospital. Bareilly also has 2 medical colleges, Shree Ram Murti & Rohilkhand.
Child Hospitals
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Best child hospital of Rohilkhand is Advanced Child Care Centre which is run by Dr. Ashok Mendiratta. The address of the hospital is:- 1162,Janakpuri, Opp.-Prabhat nagar gate, Pillibhit road, Bareilly, U.P.
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Educational Institutions
Bareilly is a major educational center of Western Uttar Pradesh. It has several educational institutions such as: M. J. P. Rohilkhand University, Bareilly College & Research Centers like IVRI. Other institutions include RBMI, Shri Rammurti College of Eng and Tech, Shri Rammurti College of Medical Sciences, Invertis Institute of Eng & Tech and SILVER Law College.
Hartmann College is one of the leading schools of Bareilly and also among the renowned schools of Uttar Pradesh[citation needed]. Other prominent schools include BBL Public School, Bishop Conrad School, St Maria Gorretti, Girish Prasad Memorial College(GPM College) and St. Francis.
Indian Veterinary Research Institute is one the Asia's finest University in Veterinary Sciences located in Izzatnagar, Bareilly. Central avian research institute (CARI) is also located in IVRI and is considered to be a pioneering institute[citation needed].[1] Bareilly is famous for its furniture made of Delbergia sisso and also for Surma for eyes.
Bareilly has two sports stadium
Dori Lal Sports Stadium, City Area, Bareilly
Sadar Sports Stadium, Cantonment Area, Bareilly
Famous personalities and items
Ahmed Raza Khan, the most Celebrated Scholar of Sunni Muslims, founder of the Barelwi Islamic movement, was not Only a religious Scholar but was also expert in all branches of Modern sciences from Algebra to Astronomy and from Zoology to Astrology.The Movement gets its name from the city.
Mustafa Raza Khan , Son and grand Mufti-e- Azam of India ,was also from this City.
Bareilly is famous for being the home-town of former Miss World Priyanka Chopra.
Another notable personality of Bareilly is Prof. Waseem Barelvi, a famous urdu poet [2].
A famous Ayurveda practitioner of the region was the Late Vaidya Narrottam Tripathi.
Bareilly was the location of the famous Verma Seed Company founded in early 1900s[citation needed]. It exported seeds world over. Govind Verma, one of the descendents of the owner of the company, Amba Prasad Verma, was a famous lawyer of the city, whose legal briefs are included in citations of the Supreme Court of India and Allahabad High Court. Another descendant, Narayan Verma, is a famous Neurologist in the United States and the President of AIIMSONIANS of America{{Fact|date=February 2007}[3].
Bareilly is famous for its surma (EyeLiner) and furniture made from bamboo sticks.
Sri P. K. Dey is leading lawyer of Bareilly. He joined U.P. high court in 1979 and now he is practicing in supreme court of India since 1989. he is a great social worker as he is chief council for Mahila Dakshta Samiti of India governed by President of India.
Sri V.K. Jain joined UP judicial services in 1975. He was legal adviser to Governor of Uttar Pradesh from 1988 to 1989. He was promoted to UP HJS and remained posted as ADJ at Lucknow, Kanput Nagar, Meerut and Agra.
Mr. Naresh Chandra Bhatia is Manufacturer and Exporter of Cane Furniture : Being honored as "BHAMA SHAH AWARD" For achieving maximum collaboration in state Government Revenue By UTTAR PRADESH Govt.
References in Music
A famous song of a Hindi movie containing word Bareilly was Jhumka gira re Bareilly ke bazzar mein & " Surma bareilly vala akheeyo may aisa dala" & song of 'Aaja Nachle' movie 'jo gira tha bareilly ke bazar mein' (in Hindi).A another new song of 'U Me Aur Hum' movie 'Muaa Palle pada Bareilly Jaisa Saiyaan".
Radio Stations
There are 3 FM Radio Stations in Bareilly.
All India Radio
Big 92.7 FM Bareilly[4]  
Radio Mantra 91.9 FM
Defense Installations
Bareilly has a major settlement of the Indian Army's regimental headquarter of Jat Regimet, as well as an air-base (known as Trishul) of the Indian Air Force. The Trishul air-base had foxbats aircraft which were capable of flying up to 80,000 feet [4]. Bareilly has regional Headquarters of ITBP and BSF.
Religious Places in Bareilly
Dargah of Ala'Hazrat Imam Ahmed Reza Khan in Bareilly, India.
Bareilly is World Famous for the Dargah of Ahle Sunnat Scholar Imam Ahmed Reza Khan (1856-1921 A.D.). His sisila is Known as Razwi Silsila of Sufism. Bareilly is also home to a number of famous hindu temples. It has four Nath (Shiva) temples at its four corners, Alakhnath, Tiberinath, Madhinath, and Dhopeshwarnath. One of the well known temples is the Chunne Miyan's Lakshmi Narayan Mandir (located in Katra Manrya street near Bara Bazar), Chunne Miyan's Lakshmi Narayan Mandir Its origin goes back to the time when the Hindus Migrating from Pakistan to India at the time of partition in 1947, came to Bareilly. These migrants built a small place of worship amongst some existing ruins but later discovered that the place belonged to Fazal-Ul-Rahaman, Who was known as 'Chunne Miyan'(Muslim). He filed a claim against the illegal occupation of the land. Meanwhile, the proceedings of the temple continued. Once, HarMilapi ji Maharaj came from Haridwar to deliver a holy Sermon . Chunne Miyan was so impressed by his sermon that he decided not only to withdraw the case but also gave financial aid for the construction of the temple . Since then the temple is popularly known as chunne miyan's mandir' and is situated in the Katra maanrai region of Koharapeer. There is also another reputed temple of lord DoopeshwarNath which is assumed to be the place where Draupadi and Drishtadyumn was born by a grace of lord shiva in Mahabharata era.
Famous Products
Bareilly is renowned for Kites and Manjha (kite string laced with glass).
Bareilly is famous for Surma (eye liner).
The Zari-Zardozi handicraft work is also notable.
Bareilly is also known for Cane & Bamboo Furniture.
Political Stalwarts
Bareilly is considered to be a stronghold of BJP.
MLA - Mr. Virendra Singh (BSP)-Bareilly Cantt
MLA - Mr. Rajesh Agarwal (BJP)-Bareilly City
MP - Mr. Santosh Gangwar (BJP)
Shopping Malls
Vishal Mega Mart is rocking Bareilly. It is located on the Ayub Khan Chauraha Choupla road. The building is almost constructed and soon there is going to be a PVR there. Other shops are also planning to shift right next to the building. Civil Lines is the most famous place of Bareilly for shopping purposes. Butler Plaza is the second place considered to be a shoppers' paradise. Due to lack of parking in the market the people are moving there shopping habits towards main Civil Lines or Deen Dayal Puram. Soon there will be a second shopping mall in Bareilly. The owner of the mall Mr. Jayant Juneja has not not uncovered the name of his second mall. He says that he will reveal the name of the second mall before a month of its opening. Agarwal Associates Group, a Delhi based leading real estate developer is soon launching a world class commercial centre with integrated shopping and commercial facilities. It will certainly change the way people shop and find entertainment in this area.[citation needed]
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