Boda, Rajgarh

Boda is a town and a Nagar Parishad in Rajgarh district in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India. The main language spoken in Boda is Hindi, along with Malvi (a regional language and local dialect of Hindi).

Boda
Town
Boda
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Boda
Boda (India)
Coordinates: 23°39′32″N 76°48′42″E
India India
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictRajgarh
Government
  TypeUrban Local Administration
  BodyNagar Parishad Boda
Population
 (2014)
  Total11,900 (Approx.)
Languages
  OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
465685
Telephone code07375
ISO 3166 codeIN-MP
Vehicle registrationMP-39

Demographics

As of 2011 India census,[1] the village had a population of 9,886. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Boda has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 71% and female literacy of 40%. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Culture

Festivals like Basant Panchami are celebrated by Gupta pariwars (Medatwal SamaJ). On Independence day and Republic day, several cultural programs are organized by schools. One of its main attractions is Andheria Bagh which is a historic temple of the Goddess Durga. Sweet shops are also quite popular in the town. It boasts lush agricultural landscape and people own large amount of lands where they cultivate their crops.

References

  1. "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.


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