Where is Amethi

Amethi is one of the noticeable cities of Uttar Pradesh and is located in the Northern-Esterns Cental part of Uttar Pradesh state. The let-long 26.155°N 81.809°E and the height of this City from sea level is 100 m (300 ft) the distance of Amethi is 140 KM from Lucknow capital of Uttar Pradesh and, 700 KM from Delhi the capital of India.

Where is Amethi located in Uttar Pradesh

Gauriganj is the administrative headquarters of Amethi district. The district is a part of Ayodhya division in the Awadh region of the state. Amethi was the 72nd district of Uttar Pradesh which came into existence on 1 July 2010 by merging three tehsils of the erstwhile Sultanpur district, namely Amethi, Gauriganj and Musafirkhana and two tehsils of the erstwhile Rae Bareli district, namely Salon and Tiloi.

Location Map of Amethi showing on Google map of Uttar Pradesh

Information about Amethi

Name Amethi
District Amethi
State Uttar Pradesh
Country India
Area 0.72 km2 (0.28 sq mi)
Elevation 100 m (300 ft)
Geographic coordinates 26.155°N 81.809°E
Population Density 19,000/km2 (50,000/sq mi)
Languages English, hindi,
Time Zone UTC+5:30
Air port Ayodhya International Airport
River Gomti River
Zip Cord 227405

History of Amethi

Raja Sodh Dev Singh established this princely state in 966 AD during the invasion of Turks.
Since then, the princely state of Amethi has faced many storms but its honor and dignity remained intact. Every king of the princely state took care of it.
Raja Sodh Dev ruled the princely state from 966 AD to 1007 AD. After the Turk
The British also tried to merge the princely state of Amethi, in which they failed. Raja Visheshvar Baksh Singh died in 1842.
Raja Lal Madhav Singh ascended the throne in 1842 after Raja Visheshwar Bakhsh Singh.