What is famous in Kotkapura?

What is famous in Kotkapura?

Kotkapura is very famous for “Dhodha” (a special type of sweet). Another delicacy originating from this city is “Atta Chicken” which is famous all over the world and Atta Chicken was shown on Discovery channel in the show named ‘Incredible India’.

What is the population of kotkapura?

Introduction 1.1 Kotkapura with its population of 80785 is the largest town of district Faridkot.

Which city is known as City of White Gold Punjab?

Kot Kapura has also been called the ‘City of White Gold’ due to its cotton market, which was once the largest cotton market in Asia.

Who is known as Gandhi of Faridkot?

Baba Byal Singh Health Education Society established in 2004 in memory of Great Freedom Fighter popularly known as GANDHI OF FARIDKOT to impart Technical Health and computar education for students.

Who is pahara Singh?

During the wars between Sikhs and British in 1845, Pahara Singh Brar from the Kapura’s ancestral background aided the British by providing secret intelligence information to the British Army.

Who is MLA of kotkapura?

Kotkapura Assembly constituency

Current MLA Kultar Singh Sandhwan
Party Aam Aadmi Party
Elected year 2022

How many villages are there in kotkapura?

Kot Kapura is one of the tehsils in Faridkot district of Punjab. There are total 34 villages in this tehsil.

Who is DC of Mansa?

Mr. Jaspreet Singh
District Administration

Name Designation Phone
Mr. Jaspreet Singh,IAS Deputy Commissioner Mansa 01652-227700
Ms. Poonam Singh,PCS Assistant Commissioner, General 01652-227700
Mr. Upkar Singh, IAS Additional Deputy Commissioner, General 01652-229420
Additional Deputy Commissioner, Development 01652-227599

Why is Faridkot famous?

Once the capital town of a princely state of Punjab during the British Ruling, Faridkot is named after a renowned spiritual Muslim poet- Baba Farid. Its primary industries include various forms of cotton handling such as ginning and baling.

Is Fatehgarh Sahib in Malwa?

Punjab’s Malwa region comprises of 11 districts including Ferozepur, Muktsar, Faridkot, Moga, Ludhiana, Bathinda, Mansa, Sangrur, Patiala , Anandpur Sahib and Fatehgarh Sahib. This is the state’s biggest geographical region, also known as the cotton belt of Punjab.

Who is MLA from Gurdaspur?

Gurudaspur Assembly constituency

Current MLA Barindermeet Singh Pahra
Party Indian National Congress
Elected year 2022

How many villages are there in Faridkot district?

It has three Subdivisions/ Tehsils namely Faridkot, Kotkapura and Jaito and a Sub Tehsil namely Sadiq comprising a total of 171 villages.

Who is Kultar Singh Sandwa?

Kultar Singh Sandhwan is an Indian politician who is currently serving as the 18th and current Speaker of the Punjab Legislative Assembly from 21 March 2022. He is also MLA representing the Kotkapura Assembly constituency. He is a member of the Aam Aadmi Party.

What is the pin code of kotkapura?

Kot Kapura/Zip codes

What is tehsil of kotkapura?

Is Faridkot a town?

Faridkot is a royal and historic city in the state of Punjab, India. It is the headquarters of the Faridkot district. The Faridkot Division was established with a Divisional headquarter at Faridkot which includes Faridkot, Bathinda and Mansa districts.

Who is SDM in Mansa Punjab?

Sub Divisional Magistrate

Name Designation Phone
Mr. Harjinder Singh Jassal, PCS SDM Mansa 01652-232013
Mr. Kala Ram Kansal, PCS SDM Budhlada 01652-253198
Ms. Manisha Rana, IAS SDM Sardulgarh 01659-250287

Where is Moosa Pind?

Moosa is a Village in Mansa District of Punjab State, India. It is the birthplace of Punjabi Singer Sidhu Moose Wala.

What was old name of Faridkot?

The town of Faridkot was founded during the 13th century as Mokalhar by Raja Mokalsi, the grandson of Rai Munj, a Bhatti Chief of Bhatnair, Rajasthan. According to popular folklore, the Raja renamed Mokalhar to Faridkot after Baba Farid paid a visit to the town.

What is special in Faridkot?