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Katangi is a town and a Nagar Palika Parishad in Balaghat District in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

Katangi
Katangi
city
Katangi is located in Madhya Pradesh
Katangi
Katangi
Katangi is located in India
Katangi
Katangi
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 21°47′N 79°47′E / 21.78°N 79.78°E / 21.78; 79.78Coordinates: 21°47′N 79°47′E / 21.78°N 79.78°E / 21.78; 79.78
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Balaghat
Elevation 442 m (1,450 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 14,760
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 481445
ISO 3166 code IN-MP
Vehicle registration MP

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GeographyEdit

Katangi is located at 21°47′N 79°47′E / 21.78°N 79.78°E / 21.78; 79.78.[1] It has an average elevation of 442 metres (1450 feet).

TransportationEdit

Katangi has better connectivity by Roads to Many Cities like Nagpur , Seoni , Tumsar , Bhandara & To the District Headquarters also i.e Balaghat Katangi also has Railways Connectivity ; It is connected to Gondia via Balaghat By Broad Gauge Network . There is also Connectivity to Nagpur by Tirodi - Tumsar line which is a Broad gauge Track ; which is Used for the Transportation of Magnese .

Tourist attractionEdit

Katangi has so many tourist places including Nehlesara Dam , Jamuniya Dam ,Amma Mai Temple, Rajeev Sagar Dam which is Built across Bawanthadi River a Major Tributary of Wainganga River which is an Interstate Project of MP & Maharashtra.

DemographicsEdit

As of 2001 India census,[2] Katangi had a population of 14,760. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Katangi has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 78%, and female literacy is 64%. In Katangi, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. it is also famous for amba mai temple.

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