District Profile

Rampur

District is located between Longitude 78-0-54 & 69-0-28 East and Latitude 28-25 & 29-10 North. Spread in area of 2367 Sq. Km falls in Moradabad Division of Uttar Pradesh State. It is surrounded by District Udham Singh Nagar in North, Bareilly in East, Moradabad in West and Badaun in South. The height from sea level is 192 Meter in north and 166.4 m in South. Situated on the national highway 24, the state capital is 302 km in East and national capital is 185 km in West. It is well connected by Railways & Roadways ).

Etymology

Originally it was a group of four villages named Kather, the name of Raja Ram Singh. The first  Nawab proposed to rename the city Faizabad. But many other places were known by the name Faizabad so its name was changed to Mustafabad alias Rampur.

Geography

Rampur, located between longitude 79°05′ E and latitude 28°48′ N, is in Moradabad Division of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is surrounded by district Udham Singh Nagar in north, Bareilly in east, and Moradabad in west and Badaun in south. Spread in area of 2,367 km, Rampur is 192-meter above sea level in north and 166.4-meter in south.[8] It is home to farms that cover long stretches of land. During rainy season just after a long period of rain the mountain ranges of Nainital can be seen in the north direction.

Climate

During Summers the temperature is usually from 30 °C to 43 °C and during Winters it is from 5 °C to 2 5 °C.

Cuisines

Rampur is located in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is recognized for having a variety of top industries like sugar refining and cotton milling. Famous Rampur library treasures above 12,000 exceptional manuscripts and an excellent assortment of Mughal paintings. This place is widely known for making sharp knives as well. Delectable cuisine of Rampur, including  Rampuri Korma, Doodhiya Biryani and Adrak Ka Halwa, is another major draw for every voyager. Most notable Rampur attractions are- Jama Masjid, Raza Library, Rampur Planetarium, Gandhi Samadhi, Koti Khas Bagh, and Ambedkar Park.