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Vadodara

बडोदा
વડોદરા
Metropolitan, Cosmopolitan Ceety
Vadodara
NyayM.jpg
Vadodara uni.jpg
Laxmi Vilas Palace (Maratha Palace), Vadodara.JPG
Nyay Mandir in the hert o Vadodara, Maharaja Sayajirao Varsity o Baroda an The Lakshmi Vilas Palace
Nickname(s): 
Sayaji Nagari (Ceety o Sayajirao Gaekwad), Sanskari Nagari (Cultural Ceety)
Vadodara is locatit in Gujarat
Vadodara
Vadodara
Location o Vadodara in Gujarat
Coordinates: 22°18′N 73°12′E / 22.300°N 73.200°E / 22.300; 73.200Coordinates: 22°18′N 73°12′E / 22.300°N 73.200°E / 22.300; 73.200
KintraIndie Indie
StateGujarat
DestrictVadodara Destrict
Zone4[1]
Waird28[1][3]
Vadodara Municipal CorporationEstablished 1950
Govrenment
 • BodiVUDA, VMSS
 • MayorBharat Dangar
 • Municipal CommissionerDR Vinod Rao
Area
 • Total235 km2 (91 sq mi)
Aurie rank18
Elevation
129 m (423 ft)
Population
 (2011)[4]
 • Tot2,065,771[2]
 • Rank20t (3rd in Gujarat State)
Demonym(s)Vadodarawala, Barodian, Barodekar
Leids
 • OffeecialGujarati, Marathi, Hindi, Inglis
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
390 0XX
Telephone code(91)265
ISO 3166 codeISO 3166-2:IN
Vehicle registrationGJ-06 (Urban)/GJ-29 (Rural)
Lairgest ceetyAhmedabad
Nearest ceetyBharuch, Anand
Literacy Rate94.5%
Legislatur teepMunicipal Corporation
Legislatur Strenth84[1]
Lok Sabha constituency1[5]
Vidhan Sabha constituency13[6]
ClimateTropical savanna (Köppen: Aw)
Plannin agency1 (VUDA)
Distance frae Gandhinagar126 kilometres (78 mi) NE (Rail & Air)
Distance frae Mumbai395 kilometres (245 mi) S (Rail & Air)
Distance frae Ahmedabad100 kilometres (62 mi) NW (Road)
Wabsteidwww.vmc.gov.in

Vadodara (IPA: /ʋə'ɽod̪əɾa/), which uised tae be kent as Baroda, is the third lairgest[7] ceety in the Wastren Indie State o Gujarat, efter Ahmedabad an Surat.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Institutional Setup in Vadodara" (PDF). Vadodara Municipal Corporation. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 29 September 2007. Retrieved 29 July 2007. 
  2. Census 2011, Indian. "Indian Census 2011". 
  3. "Ward Office Conatact Numbers". Vadodara Municipal Corporation. Archived frae the oreeginal on 29 September 2007. Retrieved 22 June 2007. 
  4. Cities having population 1 lakh and above, Census 2011. censusindia.gov.in
  5. "List of Lok Sabha Members from Gujarat". Lok Sabha. Archived frae the oreeginal on 14 October 2007. Retrieved 30 June 2007. 
  6. "List of MLAs from Vadodara District". Gujarat Vidhan Sabha. Retrieved 30 June 2007. 
  7. CHAPTER – 4 PROFILE OF SELECTED CITIES OF GUJARAT. inflibnet.ac.in