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Sherghati (formerly Shergotty) is a town in the Gaya district in Bihar, India. The Morhar River surrounds it. Sherghati was under Chero rule but during 1700 it came under the rule of Rohilla chief Azam Khan. In 1857, Raja Jehangir Bux Khan revolted against the British.
Remains of the fort of the Kol rulers. One of the boundaries of the fort is visible in this picture.
|Elevation||121 m (397 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Sherghati is located at  It has an average elevation of 121 metres (396 feet)..
As of 2011[update], Sherghati had a population of 1,50,000. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Sherghati has an average literacy rate of 60%, less than the national average of 74.04%. In Sherghati, 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.
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- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc – Sherghati
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