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Tehsil Name : Nurpur
District : Kangra
State : Himachal Pradesh
Language : Hindi and Kangri
Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
Elevation / Altitude: 489 meters. Above Seal level
Telephone Code / Std Code: 01893
Pin Code : 176202
Post Office Name : Nurpur
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Wind : From SE at 22 kph
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Nurpur was founded by Raja Jeth Pal, younger brother of ruler of Delhi. in 11th century. It was known as Dhameri before queen of Mughal emperor Jahngir got so much fascinated by the place that she wanted to build her own palace at Nurpur but because of fear of a imaginary disease she abondened the plan. But to commemorate her visit Raja of Nurpur named town after name of Nurjahan. Nurpur was ruled by Pathania clan of rajputa(Tanwar of Chandervanshi origin) Capital of Nurpur was at Pathankot which is now in Punjab. Pathania had ruled here for more than 8 centuries before 1947 Kingdom reached its peak during the reign of Raja Basu from 1580 to 1613 who built a imprassive fort at Nurpur which is still present in Nurpur. Nurpur is now mucnicipal of Kangra district and a tehsil and block also. Nurpur is also know for its orchards, which grow crops of mango, oranges and leechi and amla also. It is alos know for its Pashmina shawls and silk cloths.

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Nurpur is a City in Nurpur Tehsil in Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh State, India. It is located 49 KM towards west from District head quarters Dharamsala. It is a Tehsil head quarter.

Nurpur Pin code is 176202 and postal head office is Nurpur .

Jachh ( 3 KM ) , Khajjan ( 4 KM ) , Bhaleta ( 4 KM ) , Sadwan ( 5 KM ) , Hatli ( 6 KM ) are the nearby Villages to Nurpur. Nurpur is surrounded by Dharkalan Tehsil towards North , Fatehpur Tehsil towards South , Pathankot Tehsil towards west , Bhattiyat Tehsil towards East .

Pathankot , Sujanpur , Dalhousie , Kathua are the nearby Cities to Nurpur.

This Place is in the border of the Kangra District and Gurdaspur District. Gurdaspur District Dharkalan is North towards this place . It is near to the Punjab State Border.

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Hindi is the Local Language here.


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Nurpur Road Rail Way Station , Talara Rail Way Station are the very nearby railway stations to Nurpur. How ever Jammu Tawi Rail Way Station is major railway station 117 KM near to Nurpur

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Govt Arya Degree College Nurpur
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Address : nurpur , nurpur , kangra , Himachal Pradesh . PIN- 176202 , Post - Nurpur
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Address : nurpur , nurpur , kangra , Himachal Pradesh . PIN- 176202 , Post - Nurpur
Nurpur Public School
Address : nurpur , nurpur , kangra , Himachal Pradesh . PIN- 176202 , Post - Nurpur
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Address : nurpur , nurpur , kangra , Himachal Pradesh . PIN- 176225 , Post - Tilokpur (Kangra)
I.p.adarsh Pub.sch. Nurpur
Address : nurpur , nurpur , kangra , Himachal Pradesh . PIN- 176202 , Post - Nurpur

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Near Cities
Pathankot  23 KM near     
Sujanpur  29 KM near     
Dalhousie  30 KM near     
Kathua  38 KM near     
Near By Taluks
Nurpur  0 KM near     
Dharkalan  16 KM near     
Fatehpur  17 KM near     
Pathankot  23 KM near     
Near By Air Ports
Pathankot Airport   27 KM near     
Gaggal Airport   40 KM near     
Satwari Airport   118 KM near     
Bhuntar Airport   134 KM near     
Near By Tourist Places
Pathankot   25 KM near     
Dalhousie   31 KM near     
Khajjiar   35 KM near     
Kathua   38 KM near     
Chamba   40 KM near     
Near By Districts
Kathua   38 KM near     
Chamba   41 KM near     
Kangra   48 KM near     
Gurdaspur   61 KM near     
Near By RailWay Station
Nurpur Road Rail Way Station   3 KM near     
Talara Rail Way Station   7 KM near     
Kandwal Halt Rail Way Station   11 KM near     
Balle-da-pir-la Rail Way Station   11 KM near     

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