Introduction

Shahjahanpur City is established by Shri Diler Khan and Shri Bahadur Khan sons of Shri Dariya Khan   who was a soldier in the army of Mugal Emperor JAHANGEER. Both, Shri Diler Khan and Shri Bahadur Khan were dignitary in the regime of Shahjahan. After, pleasing with the services of Shri Dilerkhan, Shahjahan gifted 14 villages with the permission to construct a Fort. Diler khan developed a fort in "Nainar Khera Village" which was situated on the rivers Garrah and Khannaut. He also established 52 type of Pathan's Caste. Today, most of the mohallas are on the name of these castes.

Like Shahjahanpur City,Tilhar was developed by "RAJPUT - TIRLOK CHANDRA".This is the oldest town of the district.  Due  to  supply of  "BOWS" to the Military, this town was called  as "TEER  KAMAN  NAGAR".   Shri   Mangal  Khan who was a  NAZIM of Hafiz Rehmat Ali Khan Nawab Rohil established a Fort in village "MANSURPUR" near "TILHAR"

He and his family members possessed it upto first freedom struggle of 1857.Later, British Government occupied it and converted   it in Tehsil and Police Station.

District Shahjahanpur is situated in South East of Rohilkhand Division.It is established in 1813. Before its  creation it was a part of district Bareilly. Geographically, it is situated at 27.35N latitude and 79.37E longitude. Adjoining districts of Shahjahanpur are Lakhimpur Khiri, Hardoi, Farrukhabad, Bareilly, Buduan and Pilibhit respectively. Geographical area of it is 4575 sq. meter. This is a agriculture based district of Uttar Pradesh.

Ramganga, Garrah .Gomti are the main rivers of district. Kathana, Jhukma & Mensi are the attached rivers of Gomti.Garrah is the main river.Khannaut, Suketa   and Kai are the attached rivers of Garrah. Flood,mostly effects  Jalalabad Tehsil. Major crops of the district are Wheat,Gram,Millet & Potato.

 

POPULATION(in lacks) and Literacy(in percentage)

 

TEHSIL BLOCK NAGAR PALIKA NAGAR PANCHAYAT
SADAR 1. BHAWALKHERA

2. DADRAUL

3. KANTH

SHAHJAHANPUR 1.   ROSA

2.   KANTH

JALALABAD 1. JALALABAD

2. MIRZAPUR

3. KALAN

4. MADNAPUR

JALALABAD

ALLAHGANJ

 

TILHAR 1. TILHAR

2. JAITIPUR

3. KATRA KHUDAGANJ

4. NIGOHI

TILHAR 1. KATRA

2. KHUDAGANJ

POWAYAN 1. POWAYAN

2. BANDA

3. KHUTAR

4. SINDHAULI

  1. POWAYAN

2. KHUTAR