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Hatta, Madhya Pradesh

Hatta is the biggest Tahsil in Damoh district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. It is also headquarters of Hatta Tehsil.


Hatta is located in Madhya Pradesh
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Hatta is located in India
Hatta (India)
Coordinates: 24°07′41″N 79°35′52″E / 24.128112°N 79.597836°E / 24.128112; 79.597836Coordinates: 24°07′41″N 79°35′52″E / 24.128112°N 79.597836°E / 24.128112; 79.597836
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictDamoh District
 • MLAMrs. Uma Devi Khatik (BJP)
393 m (1,289 ft)
 • Total32,465
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code07604
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP 34 34



There are more than 600 villages in this Tahsil. Due to many temples at the riverside this place known as Upkashi. This is a nature rich town of Damoh district. Sunar river is the lifeline of Hatta. The town has been the part of Gondwana Empire and the King Hatteshah establish this town. The buildings of Gondwana Kingdom are still present all over its boundaries. Independence activist Premchand Singhai hail from Hatta.


The village is located at 24°12′N 79°59′E / 24.200°N 79.983°E / 24.200; 79.983.[1] It is about 40 km north of Damoh on the banks of river Sunar.


As of 2011 India census,[2] Hatta had a population of 32,465. Males constitute 52.7% of the population and females 47.3%. Hatta has an average literacy rate of 84.74%, higher than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 90.75%, and female literacy is 78.03%. In Hatta, 13.06% of the population is under 6 years of age.


Some of the higher secondary (class 6 to 12) schools in Hatta are:

  1. Saraswati Shishu Mandir (Co-ed, Hindu cultural school)
  2. Little Drops Public School (hatta) (co-ed School)
  3. New Bundel Khand Public School (both girls and boys) {high secondary school} English medium.
  4. Govt Maharani Laxmi Bai Girls Higher secondary School (Girls' school)
  5. Govt Multipurpose Higher Secondary School of excellence (Co-ed school)
  6. Saraswati high school hatta (Co-ed school)
  7. Gurukul English medium school (hatta) (co-ed school)
  8. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (Co-ed, Residential) [3]
  9. KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA HATTA (Co-ed) (Start 17 Oct 2017)
  10. Royal Convert School Hatta (English medium).

Educational institutions includes one district level educational diploma institute.

  1. District Institute of Educational Training

There is one degree college in Hatta.

  1. Govt Kunwar Raghwendra Singh Hazari degree College, also known as Govt Degree College, offers graduate degree courses in B.A., B.Sc. and B. Com. The college is part of Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya (Sagar university) [4]
  2. Swami Vivekanand B-ED College near Civil Hospital Hatta
  3. Swami Vivekanand College Hatta Damoh road Hatta
  4. Bundelkhand Career College Hatta


  1. ^ Google Maps
  2. ^ "Census of India 2011: Data from the 2011 Census". Census Commission of India.
  3. ^ JNV Hatta, Damoh (M.P.)
  4. ^ Dr. Harisingh Gour University, Sagar : University of Saugar, Madhya Pradesh

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