Sujapur, Punjab

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Sujapur
village
Sujapur is located in Punjab
Sujapur
Sujapur
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°45′N 75°34′E / 30.75°N 75.56°E
Country India
StatePunjab
DistrictLudhiana
TalukasJagraon
Elevation237 m (778 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total1,300
Languages
 • OfficialPunjabi
 • RegionalPunjabi
Time zoneIST (UTC+5:30)
PIN142026

Sujapur (ਸੂਜਾਪੁਰ, सूजापुर, سوجاپر) is a village located in the Jagraon Tehsil of Ludhiana district in Punjab state 8.9 km from Chowkimann, which is near NH-95. It is 40.8 km from the main city Ludhiana and 11.1 km from Jagraon. The village's population is estimated at 1,300 and most have migrated abroad, mainly to Canada, the US and the United Kingdom.


Education

Population

 As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 306 families residing in the village Sujapur. The total population of Sujapur is 1,478 out of which 762 are males and 716 are females.

Children population

The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sujapur village is 139 which is 9% of the total population. There are 72 male children and 67 female children between the age 0-6 years. 

Literacy rate

Total 1119 people in the village are literate, among them 600 are male and 519 are female.

Caste

  • Total Scheduled Caste 605
  • Male SC population     314
  • Female SC population 291

Work status

  • Main Workers           484
  • Cultivators                153
  • Agriculture Labourer  84
  • Household Industries   5
  • Other Workers          242
  • Marginal Workers       12
  • Non-Working            982

Transport

By Rail

  • Chaunki-man Railway Station 9 km from the village.
  • Ludhiana Railway Station 36 km from the village.
  • Apart from that local buses and tempos are used.[1]

By Air

Religious places

In this village, it also has a gurdwara at the village centre where people go to pray and celebrate on various religious occasions. There is also a mandir at the edge of the village which is named Sati-ana.[1]

Gallery

 
Shaheed Major Kuldeep Singh Hans Government High school Sujapur
 
Sujapur village Playground
 
Village Gurudwara and Darwaja

 

A small village and houses made from bricks and beautiful pathways.
 
Panorama of Sujapur village from 2015-09-06

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