About Dhar district:

Dhar is a district in Madhya Pradesh state, India. The total area of the district is 8153 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2184672 living in houses, among them male population is 1114267 and female population is 1070405. Sex ratio of the district is 964 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 59%.

Dhar district vehicle registration code is MP 11. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Dhar.

Electricity board in Madhya Pradesh:

  • Regulatory Commission - Madhya Pradesh Electricity Regulatory Commission
  • Generating Companies - Madhya Pradesh Power Generating Company Limited (MPGCL)
  • Transmission Companies - Madhya Pradesh Power Transmission Corporation Limited (MPPTCL), Madhya Pradesh State Load Despatch Centre (MPSLDC)
  • Distribution Companies - Madhya Pradesh Paschim Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Limited (MPPKVVCL), Madhya Pradesh Poorv Kshetra Vidyut Vitran Company Limited (MPPKVVC), Madhya Pradesh Madhya Kshetra Vidyut Vitaran Company Limited (MPMKVVCL)

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.65 per unit
  • 51 to 100 units = Rs.4.35 per unit
  • 101 to 300 units = Rs.5.60 per unit
  • 301 and above units = Rs.6.10 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Khajuraho Festival of Dance, Tansen Music Festival, Shivratri Mela, Pachmarhi, Navratri Festival, Ujjain, Chethiyagiri Vihara Festival, Sanchi, Madai, Dussehra/Vijay Dashmi, Diwali, Bahgoriya, The Fair of Nagaji, Nimar Utsav, Ameer Khan Festival, Dhrupad Samaroh, Malwa Utsava Ujjain and Indore, Shab-I-Barat, Krishna Janamashtmi are the major festivals celebrated in Dhar district.

Dhar Cuisine:

Bhutte ki Khees, Poha, Dal Bhafla, Jalebi, Khurma, Shrikhand, Malpua, Kophrapak, Roghan Josh, Korma, Seekh Kebab, Achari Gosht, Shami kebab, Saboodana ( Pearl Sago) Khichdi, Bhopali Paan, Chhola Burger, Garoda Chat, Mawa-bati, Gulab Jamuns are few of the many varieties of Dhar.

Top tourist places in Dhar:

Places of interest in Dhar:

Mandu, Gateways, Jahaz Mahal, Hindola Mahal, Tomb of Hoshang Shah, Jami Masjid, Roopmati's Pavillion, Bagh Caves, Saraswati Ayan Mandir, Hanuman Mandir, Shri Sai Mandir, Mata Ji Mandir, Shri Ram Mandir, shri raj rajendra museum, santoshi mata mandIr are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

paddy, wheat, maize, jowar, gram, tur, urad, moong, soybean, groundnut, mustard, cotton and sugarcane are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Dhar district:

  • Nagda Junction

Insurance Companies in Dhar:

  • National Insurance , Indore Ahemdabad Road, Near Indian Oil Petrol Pump,Dhar (m.p.), Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454001
  • LIC of India , LIG Colony, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454001
  • HDFC Life ,1st Floor, Kanchan Classic, 20 Kashi Bagh Colony Above Kotak Mahindra Bank, Indore Ahmedabad Road, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Dhar:

  • Suresh Chandra Bhandari & Associates ,13, Dhar - 454001, Raghunathpura, Opposite State Bank Of India
  • Rajendra Raghuwanhshi Advocate ,JAY Prakash Marg, Dhar - 454001
  • Prakash Chandra Agrawal Advocate ,Bar Association Dhar, Dhar - 454001
  • Sunil Mudgal Advocate ,198, Rajendra Marg Dhar, Dhar - 454001
  • Ravi Kumar Lashkari Advocate ,31, Magaj Pura Dhar Dhar, Dhar - 454001
  • Siddharth Jain Advocate , 97, Silver Hill, Dhar Dhar, Dhar - 454001
  • Satyabhan Singh Bhadoria Advocate , C/O Shri Sudama Prasad Sharma, Dhar - 454001

Blood banks in Dhar:

  • District Hospital ,Bhoj District Hospital, Mandu Road
  • Mittal Hospital Nursing Chopati ,Dhar

Trading companies in Dhar:

  • Sharekhan ,HOUSE NO 43 WARD NO 12SANWARIYA NAGAR DEHRISARAY TAL AND DIST DHARDistrict:Dhar,MPPostcode:454773
  • BONANZA PORTFOLIO LTD ,KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD ,H. NO. 58, KASHIBAG COLONYDistrict:Dhar,MPPostcode:454001
  • INDIRA SECURITIES PRIVATE LIMITED ,OFFICE NO. 118TILAK MARG RAJGARD TEHSIL SARDARPUR DIST. DHAR (M.P.)District:Dhar,MPPostcode:454116
  • INDIRA SECURITIES PRIVATE LIMITED ,215 MIG II P. DEENDAYAL PURAMDHARDistrict:Dhar,MPPostcode:454001

Hotels in Dhar:

  • HOTEL NATRAJ PALACE,Trimurti Nagar, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454001
  • Shrinath Residency ,Dhar indore Road, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454001
  • Rudraksh Inn,Indore Road in front of sports authority, Jetpura, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454001
  • Rupmati Hotel,Dhar rd, Mandu, Dhar, Madhya Pradesh 454010

Theatres in Dhar district:

  • Neha Miniplex - Near Saii Sweets, Pithampur

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Badnawar
Dahi
Dhar
Dharampuri
Gandhwani
Kukshi
Manawar
Sardarpur
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 4
4 Bank Of Baroda 6
5 Bank Of India 6
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 9
7 Canara Bank 3
8 Central Bank Of India 5
9 Corporation Bank 3
10 Dena Bank 3
11 HDFC Bank 6
12 ICICI Bank Limited 6
13 IDBI Bank 2
14 Indian Bank 1
15 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
16 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
17 Punjab National Bank 1
18 Ratnakar Bank Limited 1
19 State Bank Of India 18
20 Syndicate Bank 3
21 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 2
22 UCO Bank 1
23 Union Bank Of India 5
24 YES Bank 1