Tehsils in Bandipore district:

About Bandipore district:

Bandipore is a district in Jammu and Kashmir state, India. The total area of the district is sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 385099 living in houses, among them male population is 201531 and female population is 183568. Sex ratio of the district is 889 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 56.28%.

Bandipore district vehicle registration code is JK 15. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Bandipora.

Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1to 100 units = Rs.1.54 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.2.00 per unit
  • 201 to 400 units = Rs.3.00 per unit
  • 401 and above units = Rs.3.20 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Lohri, Baisakhi, Navaratri, ramnavami, Maha Shivaratri, Diwali, Chaitre Chaudash , Basant Panchami and Ramzan are the major festivals celebrated in Bandipore district.

Bandipore Cuisine:

Rogan Josh, Yakhni, Dum Olav, Matschgand, Kashmiri Muji Gaad, Aab Gosht, Goshtaba, Modur Pulav, Lyodur Tschaman, Momos, Thukpa, Skyu, Khambir, Paba and Tangdur, Thenthuk, Morel, Palov, Madra, Oria, Maani, Khameera, Katha Meat, Shasha, Kasrod, Timru-di-Chatni,Shiri Pulav, Mitha Bhat are few of the many varieties of Bandipore.

Top tourist places in Bandipore:

Places of interest in Bandipore:

Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve, Biligirirangan Hills, BRT Wildlife Sanctuary, Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple, Malai Mahadeshwara Temple, Dodda Sampige Mara are the major tourist attractions of the district.


Rice, maize, wheat, pulses, fodder, oil seeds, potato and barley are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Bandipore district:

Insurance Companies in Bandipore:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Bandipore:

Blood banks in Bandipore:

Trading companies in Bandipore:

Hotels in Bandipore:

  • Hotel Grand Mahal,Near Agricultural University Road, Gupt Ganga - Ishber Rd, Shalimar, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 191121
  • Hotel Shafaaf Plaza,Shalimar Garden Srinagar, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190010
  • Kashmir Holiday inn,Harwan, Rainawari, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190025
  • Hillscape Inn,44 Dewan bagh, Nishat, Dal Lake, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 191121
  • Hotel Dawer Heevon,Dal Lake Fountain, Nishat Harwan Rd, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190001
  • Hotel Nigeen Resorts, opp Nigeen lake West end lalbazar Molvistop, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190001
  • Hotel Grand Chinar,National Institute of Technology, Hazratbal Rd, Hazaratbal, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190006
  • Hotel Lake Avenue,Boulevard, Nishat Harwan Road, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 191121
  • Hotel Dar-Es-Salam,Hazratbal Road, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir 190006

Theatres in Bandipore district:


Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bandipora 37992 22978 15014
Bandipore 102298 54798 47500
Gurez 392232 207680 184552
Sonawari 177738 93034 84704
Banks and their branches:
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