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SAHJANWA - At Glance

Block Name  : SAHJANWA                                         Tehsil Name  : SAHJANWA & KHAJNI   

Block Code  : 0020                                                      Telephone No.  :   701948

Sahjanwa lies in Lat. 26 degree 45' N. and Long. 83 degree 13' E. 18 km. west of Gorakhpur on a railway line and about 20 km. on national highway 28 leading to Lucknow.  Sahjanwa development block started functioning on April 1, 1961. 

Sahjanwa Block is under Lok Sabha Kshetra - Gorakhpur and Vidhan Sabha Kshetra - Sahjanwa. 

       Census 2001

Total Area                  181.0 sq. km
Total Population        103973
Male Population        53862
Female Population     50111
SC Population           29715
ST Population           0
Total Literates            31854
Male Literates             25122
Female Literates          6732

     Revenue

No. of Village                       151
No. of Inhabitated Villages    140
No. of Uninhabitated Villages   11
No. of  Nyay Panchayat          10
No. of Gram Sabha                 59

       Schools    

  Primary Junior Senior College
No. of schools 106 26 5 -
No. of students 22227 4962 6646 -
No. of teachers 352 138 148 -

     Hospitals

  Allopathic Homeopathic Unani Ayurvedic
No. of PHC 3 1 - 1
No. of Beds 6 - - 4
No. of Doctors 4 1 - 1

       Communication

No. of Post Offices                      

  9

No. of Telegraph Offices            

  -

No. of PCO's                                 

  20

No. of Telephone connections   

  520

Railway station Halt                     

  2

Bus Station                                     

  5

     Others

No. of Police Stations                     

  1

No. of Fair Price Shops                  

  87

Child & Mother Welfare Centre 

     4

No. of Electrified Villages              

 79

No. of villages with L.T. Mains    

  76

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