Hansot Tourism

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Hansot is a village in Bharuch district, Gujarat, India, & was originally called "Hansnagri" during the British Era; it is situated about 15 miles (24 km) south west of Bharuch on the south bank of the Narmada River. The village and the surrounding taluka were acquired by the British in 1775, & subsequently returned to the local princely rulers in 1783, being finally incorporated into the Broach district of the Bombay Presidency in 1803. Hansot was once a small village known as Hansnagari. Soon, it grew into a town. Now it stands as a Taluka with a population of about fifteen thousand of which six thousand are Muslims, and who are thus entitled Hansotis. The Hansotis are a cosmopolitan array of ethnicities. Hansoti surnames are multi-layered reflecting their complex histories, and include amongst others, Shaikh (Sheikh), Pathan, Malek (Malik), Patel and Chauhan. (See Hansot Plates ). Hansotis are thus by heritage & geographical origin Gujarati Muslims. It has modern amenities including Electricity, Telephone, Bus Station, Primary and Higher Secondary Schools, Hospitals, libraries, etc. It has two main communities - Muslims and Hindus. The main attraction in Hansot is the dargah (Tomb) of a great Muslim sufi Sheikh known as Hazrat Mansur Shah Urf Chotumiyan (RA). A yearly Urs (Death Anniversary) attracts up to 350,000 people of all faiths. The people seek shelter in the complex of the dargah and are fed throughout the course of 3 days. Farming is the main occupation and a large number of people migrate to find jobs. Since, the Narmada river is nearby, Hansot is also famous for its Fish in Bharuch District. It is located around 20 km from where the Narmada river merges with the Arabian sea. It is the largest Village between Surat and Ankleshwar. Ankleshwar is located 20 km. West from Hansot (Ankleshwar is Asia's largest industrial estate, and one of 190 industrial complexes in Gujarat's "Golden Corridor". The Golden Corridor, so called because of the money brought by rapid development, is an industrial belt running from Vapi at the southern end of Gujarat to Mahesana, about 270 miles to the North). Surat city is 51 km. West from Hansot. Hansot is also a Taluka consisting of 52 villages. Taluka means Jurisdiction. So, several areas come under Hansot Taluka.

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Facts and Stats for Hansot*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hansot

    Know the pollution level of Hansot before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 82.5 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 83.33 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 78.57 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 77.78 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 71.43 (High)
  • Hansot: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hansot for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hansot.

    • Burglary and Theft 62.5 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 68.75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 93.75 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 62.5 (High)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 68.75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.75 (High)
  • Living in Hansot - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 39.06 (Low)
    • Pollution Index 92.1 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 25.05 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.22 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 71.48 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hansot

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hansot

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.32 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 44.78 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.31 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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