|Lok Sabha Constituencies in Amethi district, Uttar Pradesh (MP Constituencies)||Amethi|
|MLA Assembly Constituencies in Amethi district, Uttar Pradesh||Amethi
About Amethi Distict :
Gauriganj town is the headquarters of the Amethi district. Amethi was the 72nd district of Uttar Pradesh which came into existence on 1 July 2010 by merging three tehsils of the erstwhile Sultanpur district, namely, Amethi, Gauriganj and Musafirkhana and two tehsils of the erstwhile Raebareli district, namely, Salon and Tiloi and was named as Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Nagar. District Amethi lies at the latitude 26°9’ north and longitude 81°49’ east at an average elevation of 101 metres(331 feet) from mean sea level. The total geographic area of the districts is about 3063 km2. The principal river is Gomti, which passes through the centre of the district. North side of this district is bounded by Faizabad District; South side is bounded by Pratapgarh District. West side is bounded by Bara-Banki District and Rai Baeilly District and the East side is bounded by Amethi District. The district is administratively divided into 4 Tehsils and 13 Blocks.
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