Published in: 2021
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Nehtaur is a small town in Bijnor District, Uttar Pradesh and is located 26 km to East of BijnorNehtaur is a small town in Bijnor District, Uttar Pradesh and is located 26 km to East of Bijnorcity, District Headquarters (Figure 2). According to Census 2011, Nehtaur had a populationof 47,834 residing in 7,438 households (HHs). The population of the city as per SwachhSurvekshan (country wide annual ranking mechanism for cities with respect to sanitation)conducted in 2019 was 57,868 corresponding to 9,700 HHs.1 this population is used for thepreparation of the SFD graphic. The urban local body governing the town is Nehtaur NagarPalika Parishad (NNPP) or Nehtaur Municipal Council. NNPP has an administrative area of2.89 km2 which is divided into 25 wards. The density of the city is 20,023 people per km2which is very high in comparison to the state density of 828 people per km2.
The geographical coordinates of Nehtaur are 29°19'30" North and 78°22'45" East. Thetopography of Nehtaur area is majorly plain. It is elevated 288 metres above sea level. Theaverage precipitation is 176.3 mm. The temperature rises to 45°C and drops to 6°C. The soiltype is clayey and sandy with occasional gravel and boulder and average water table is 5 to10 metres below ground level.
CSE (2021). SFD Lite Report Nehtaur India. CSE
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