About Jhansi


Located between the Pafuji and Betowa rivers, the town of Jhansi is a symbol of courage, courage and self-esteem. Jhansi is said to have been part of the ancient times of Chedi Rashtra, Jejak Bukit, Jajoti and Bundelkhand. Balwant Nagar was the name of this place. In 1861, the British Government transferred Jhansi Fort and Jhansi Town to Jiyaji Rao Scindia. After that, Jhansi became part of Gwariel. In 1886, British troops regained Jhansi from Gwariel. In independent India, Jhansi was incorporated into Uttar Pradesh.

Famous For?

The historic city of Jhansi is synonymous with its courageous queen, Rani Lakshmibai, who valiantly fought against the British forces during the First War of Indian Independence in 1857.


It has a total area of 160 km2.


The district is divided into 5 subdivisions and 8 development blocks.


There are about 140 villages in the Jhansi district


There are a total of eight cities in Jaunpur District.

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