Welcome to Shuklaganj
Shuklaganj is a suburb of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, situated on the banks of holy river Ganges about 3 km from Kanpur and 15 km to Unnao.The population was 300,000 as of the 2011 census.It has 95% of literacy and is 3 km from Kanpur Cantonment. Shuklaganj was once known as Gangaghat.Though it lies in Unnao district, it lies nearer to Kanpur and hence is a suburb of Kanpur.
Shuklaganj was established in 1935 Shuklaganj. In 1935, DC A.N Shukla established Shuklaganj. In 1976 Bal Govind Mantesri school made for infants. Each of the Foundation Day on February 8 cricket tournament held at the stadium is made ramkali goddess. He said that 8 of the 78 th Foundation Day on February Shuklaganj final tournament will be played. In addition to the tournament trophy to the winning team will be prizes.
Shuklaganj is not left behind in the field of renowned Indian. Aseem Trivedi is a renowned Indian political and social worker,best known for his anti corruption campaign Cartoons Against Corruption. He has been strongly associated with the India Against Corruption movement. He has been awarded the Courage in Editorial Cartooning Award for 2012 by CRNI. He is also a founder member of Save Your Voice, a movement against internet censorship in India.
Many brave personalities who played a major role in the Country's freedom struggle and sacrificed their lives for the country, were born here. Popular among them are Raja Rao Ram Bux Singh, Maulana Hasarat Mohani, Ram Beni Madhav, Pd. Vishambher Dayal Tripathi, Thakur Jsasingh, Narpat Singh, Barjor Singh, Hathi Singh, Devi Bux Singh, Mansab Ali, Kasturi Singh, Bhopal Singh and Chandrika Bux Singh.
This City situated between rivers Ganga, Unnao has, since ancient times, made place in the pages of history. The district has been popular from the view of history, literature, religious and cultural heritage. The District is divided into 5 Tehsils Unnao, Hasanganj, Safipur, Purwa & Bighapur and 16 development Blocks namely - Ganj Moradabad, Bangarmau, Fatehpur Chaurasi, Safipur, Miyanganj, Auras, Hasanganj, Nawabganj, Purwa, Asoha, Hilauli, Bighapur, Sumerpur,Bichia, Sikandarpur Sirausi, Sikandarpur Karan.