NIC Bareilly

Government of India

Geographical Location

The Bareilly district is located at 28 degrees 10' North latitude and 78 degrees 23' East longitude. Bareilly is on the Ganges plain, with fertile alluvial soil however, the lower plain is flood-prone. The city is located on river Ramganga, with seven other rivers passing through the district. A tract of forest jungle, called the Terai, stretches along the extreme north of the district, and teems with large game, such as tigers, bears, deer, wild pigs, etc. The river Sarda or Gogra forms the eastern boundary of the district and is the principal stream. Next in importance is Ramganga, which receives as it tributes most of the hill torrents of the Kumaon mountains. The Deoha is another great drainage artery and receives many minor streams. The Gomati or Gumti also passes through the district.

East: Pilibhit and Shahjahanpur
South: Badaun
West: Rampur district
North: Udham Singh Nagar (Uttarakhand)
District Area: 4120 sq. km.
Tehsils in Bareilly: Bareilly, Aonla, Baheri, Faridpur, Meerganj, Nawabganj