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About Sahawar

Perched at a height of 577 feet above the sea level, Sahawar is a co-community town located in the district of Kasganj in Uttar Pradesh state. Earlier, the town belonged to the district of Etah. Sahawar nagar panchayat is geographically situated at 27.8°N latitude and 78.85°E longitude. Sahawar is a part of the division of Aligarh. Towards the east of Sahawar lies Ganj Dundwara tehsil, Amanpur Tehsil is located towards south, the tehsil of Soron is situated towards north and Sidhpur tehsil towards east.

Sahawar Town

Population of Sahawar

The census survey of 2011 reported that the total population of Sahawar is 20,457. The sex ratio of the town is 53% males and the remaining 47% females. As per the records of 2011 India census, the average literacy rate of Sahawar is 35%. Sahawar has a population of 19% under the age of 6 years.

Tourist Places in Sahawar

Sahawar is known for the famous religious places in the town. The town is filled with temples and dargahs where the locals as well as tourists pay visits. Here is a list of the religious sites you can see while your visit to Sahawar town

Jama Masjid

The Jama Masjid in Sahawar is one of the famous tourist spot. It is a 700 year old Masjid. There is a Dargah as well along with the Masjid by the name of “Mamu Bhanje”.

Jama Masjid in Sahawar

Famous Temples in Sahawar: The most famous and worshipped temples of Sahawar are - Radha Krishna Mandir, Shivalaya Temple, Gaama Devi Temple, and Durga Devi Temple.

Famous Dargahs in Sahawar: There are few Dargahs in Sahawar where local people believe that the wishes get fulfilled - Sufi Shah and Ramzan Shah Baba.

Areas or Localities Near Sahawar

Nearby Districts from Sahawar: The districts that are located close to Sahawar are - Kanshiram Nagar (20 km), Etah (35 km), Budaun (43 km), Mainpuri (73 km).

Nearby Cities from Sahawar: The surrounding cities from Sahawar are - Soron (14 km), Etah (35 km), Sahaswan (35 km).

Nearby Taluks from Sahawar: The nearby taluks from Sahawar are - Soron (14 km), Amanpur (14 km), Ganj Dundwara (14 km).

Shopping in Sahawar

Though Sahawar is a small town yet there are few places where you can get variety of stuffs. The most famous market in Sahawar is the Mandi Churi Market where you can get hold of different types of bangles. If you love adding a taste of ethnic style to your outfit then you shouldn’t miss a visit to the Churi (Bangle) Market. Another must visit shopping destination in Sahawar is the showroom of FD Brothers for garments and footwear.

Churi Market in Sahawar

Lifestyle in Sahawar

The people of Sahawar have still not been exposed to the trend of modernism. They follow a traditional way of living where going to the beauty parlor, gym or spa centre is not popular yet. Thus, there are not many fitness centers or beauty parlors in Sahawar

Beauty Parlors in Sahawar

There is only one beauty parlor in Sahawar where girls go for their daily fashion needs

Kiran Beauty Parlor
Address: Sahawar Road, Kasganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207245
Contact Number: 08057271610 (Mobile)

Utilities and Services in Sahawar

Utility Services in SahawarSahawar is a town located in the Kasganj district of Uttar Pradesh. The town is famous for the various Hindu and Muslim sacred places. It in the recent times that Sahawar has gained much importance in terms of tourism. Saharwar hosts a number of ancient and popular tourist religious spots. Thus, the government has worked on the public utility services of the town. These services make life easier for the local people as well as the tourists. Here is a list of the public utility services which are been offered by the government in Sahawar and consumed by the general public.

Banks in Sahawar

The banking sector has not yet flourished in Sahawar. There are two nationalized banks in the town – State Bank of India and Canara Bank which offer a host of services which include withdrawing cash, depositing, transfer of cash, updating Passbook etc. Private Banks have not opened any branch in the town. Also, there is no ATM Centre in Sahawar. Here are the below mentioned details of the bank branches in Sahawar

State Bank of India
Branch:
Sahawar
State: Uttar Pradesh
District: Kasganj
IFSC Code: SBIN0003167
MICR Code: 207002017
Branch Code: 003167
Address: Sahawar,
District Kasganj,
Uttar Pradesh - 207245
Contact Number: 05744 - 277132

Canara Bank
Branch:
Sahawar
State: Uttar Pradesh
District: Kasganj
IFSC Code: CNRB0004301
Branch Code: 0043101
Address: Sahawar,
District Kasganj,
Uttar Pradesh - 207245

Post Office in Sahawar

The post office services in Sahawar come under the Indian Postal Service. It is one of the most important medium through which the people of Sahwar communicate. They have not become used to the advancements in the field of internet and other means of social media. Also, private couriers have not yet come up in the town. Thus, the post office still plays an important role in the lives of the local people of Sahawar. Here you can get the details of the post office in Sahawar

Post Office Name: Sahawar
Pin code: 207245
Post Office Status: Sub Office (Delivery)
Head Post Office: Etah H.O.
Postal Division: Etah
Postal Region: Agra
Postal Circle: Uttar Pradesh
Taluka: Patiali
District: Kasganj
State: Uttar Pradesh
Contact Number: 05744 - 277420
Address: The Post Master,
Sahawar Post Office, Patiali Taluk,
Etah District, Uttar Pradesh,
Pin code – 207245

How to Reach Sahawar

By Rail
Sahawar town has its own rail junction by the name Sahawar Railway Station. However, the nearest major railway station is Aligarh Jn Railway Station located at a distance of 84 km from Sahawar. The other nearby railway stations are

Badhari Kalan Railway Station - 5 km
Garkha Railway Station - 8 km
Manpur Nagaria Railway Station - 13 km

By Air
The nearest air terminals from Sahawar are mentioned below. Have a look into the list

Kheria Airport - 124 km
Pantnagar Airport - 168 km
Gwalior Airport - 199 km
Indira Gandhi International Airport - 211 km

Quick Facts about Sahawar

Tehsil Name: Sahawar
District: Kasganj
State: Uttar Pradesh
Division: Aligarh
Altitude: 176 meters above sea level
Official Language: Hindi & Urdu
MLA of Sahawar: Tirmal Singh (INC)
STD Code: 05744
Pin code: 207245
Time Zone: IST (UTC + 5:30)
Vehicle Registration: UP - 87

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