Vadodara

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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
Kintra Indie Indie
State Gujarat
Destrict Vadodara Destrict
Zone 4[2]
Waird 28[2][3]
Vadodara Municipal Corporation Established 1950
Govrenment
 • Bouk VUDA, VMSS
 • Mayor Bharat Dangar
 • Municipal Commissioner DR Vinod Rao
Aurie[2]
 • Total 235 km2 (91 sq mi)
Aurie rank 18
Elevation 129 m (423 ft)
Population (2011)[4]
 • Tot 2,065,771[1]
 • Rank 20t (3rd in Gujarat State)
Demonym(s) Vadodarawala, Barodian, Barodekar
Leids
 • Offeecial Gujarati, Marathi, Hindi, Inglis
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 390 0XX
Telephone code (91)265
ISO 3166 code ISO 3166-2:IN
Vehicle registration GJ-06 (Urban)/GJ-29 (Rural)
Lairgest ceety Ahmedabad
Nearest ceety Bharuch, Anand
Literacy Rate 94.5%
Legislatur teep Municipal Corporation
Legislatur Strenth 84[2]
Lok Sabha constituency 1[5]
Vidhan Sabha constituency 13[6]
Climate Tropical savanna (Köppen: Aw)
Plannin agency 1 (VUDA)
Distance frae Gandhinagar 126 kilometres (78 mi) NE (Rail & Air)
Distance frae Mumbai 395 kilometres (245 mi) S (Rail & Air)
Distance frae Ahmedabad 100 kilometres (62 mi) NW (Road)
Wabsteid www.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. Census 2011, Indian. "Indian Census 2011". 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Institutional Setup in Vadodara" (PDF). Vadodara Municipal Corporation. Archived frae the oreeginal (PDF) on 29 September 2007. Retrieved 29 Julie 2007. 
  3. "Ward Office Conatact Numbers". Vadodara Municipal Corporation. Archived frae the oreeginal on 29 September 2007. Retrieved 22 Juin 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 Juin 2007. 
  6. "List of MLAs from Vadodara District". Gujarat Vidhan Sabha. Retrieved 30 Juin 2007. 
  7. CHAPTER – 4 PROFILE OF SELECTED CITIES OF GUJARAT. inflibnet.ac.in