About Kanshiram Nagar District :
Kasganj District, popularly known as Kasganj was created on April 17, 2008 by dividing Etah district. Popular area of the district includes Soron, Patiali, Nadri etc. Kasganj the newly created district is among the four districts of Aligarh Division. Kasganj includes three Tehsils kasganj, Patiali and Sahavar.
Area of Kasganj District is 1993.08 sq km. Thus in terms of area of district is at 68th place in Uttar Pradesh. Kasganj district is surrounded by Frurkabad in east, Aligarh in west, Etah district in north and south is surrounded by Bdau. In order to maintain law and order in the district it has 10 police station.
The town has got a prominent geographical feature in the shape of Kali river. The river originates in Doon Valley and merges with Hindon river in Ghaziabad which subsequently merges with holy river Yamuna. The Kali river has also got two canals which pass over the river through the two bridges specially made for this purpose. This is a sort of modern civil architectural wonder which attracts some curious onlookers from and around the town to witness and marvel this piece of engineering.
If proper facilities are provided, this place has the potential to be developed as a good tourist spot around the region. This system of river and canals bridges also served as a flood control mechanism where in case of floods, the excess water could be sucked in from the river with the pump set and poured in the canals. The town is situated on a plain flatland with rich alluvium soil and not so deep water table. This makes the land fertile for agriculture.
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