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Dawoodi Bohras living with harmony

History

godhra is a city and a municipality in Dahod district, in the state of Gujarat, India. It was previously under the boundaries of the Panchmahal district, but is now a proper district.

Location

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It is 200 km away from Ahmedabad and 150 km away from Vadodara. It is also known as "Dohad", which means two boundaries; called so as the states of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh borders the town.

People

Dahod is indeed a place with perfect blend of people of different reliligion. Dawoodi Bohras, also living there with harmony.

Culture

Population

As of 2001 India census Dahod had a population of 79,185. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%.

Literacy

Dahod has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81% and, female is 71%.

Institutions

Dahod town also has many educational institutions like Government Engineering College, Biggest Non commercial institute Anaj Mahajan Sarvajanic Education Society which is running 22 schools colleges like Navjivan Science and Commerce College, Chhotalal Jadhavji Nutan Prathmik Shala, M.Y. High School, R.L. Pandya High School, Little Flowers School, Navjivan Girls high school,Jamali English School.

Sadguru foundation NGO is also part of the soul of Dahod. The institute is world famous.

Workshops

There is Loco Motive workshop run by the Central Government.

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Economy

Dahod is an economic center in the area and for its vicinity.

Activities

The main economic activities of Dahod is based on agricultural products. Neighbouring towns like Jhalod, Limadi, Satarampur get their supply from Dahod. Dahod has been expanding rapidly by its economic growth.

Dahod has also more than half area of Indian Railways, which is one of the largest railway township in India. Mainly people of dahod are employed in railway loco workshop.

Politics

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