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PIPRAICH - At Glance

Block Name : PIPRAICH                                 Tehsil Name   : GORAKHPUR & CHAURI CHAURA

Block Code : 0070                                             Telephone No. :   474685

Pipraich is situated in Lat. 26  50' N. and Long. 83  32' E.  It is coonected by rail and road with Gorakhpur distance being 32 and 21 km., respectively. The Development Block Pipraich   was inaugurated on April 1, 1960.

Pipraich Block is under Lok Sabha Kshetra 38- Gorakhpur and Vidhan Sabha Kshetra 168- Pipraich.

       Census 2001

Total Area                  133.6 sq. km
Total Population        125762
Male Population        66110
Female Population     59652
SC Population           27222
ST Population           -
Total Literates            34300
  Male Literates             28093
  Female Literates          6207

     Revenue

       No. of Village                       86
       No. of Inhabitated Villages    86
        No. of Uninhabitated Villages    -
         No. of  Nyay Panchayat           9
         No. of Gram Sabha                  62

       Schools    

  Primary Junior Senior College
No. of schools 75 25 5 1
No. of students 18979 5184 5447 491
No. of teachers 421 197 122 9

     Hospitals

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

         Communication

Post Offices                      

  12

Telegraph Offices            

    -

PCO's                                 

  22

No. of Telephone connections   

  550

 Railway station Halt                     

   2

Bus Station                                     

    3

         Others

Police Stations                     

    -

Fair Price Shops                  

   64

Child & Mother Welfare Centre 

     5

Electrified Villages              

     76

Villages with L.T. Mains    

     76

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