Kanpur has an area of over 605km2 with an approximate population of 5.03 million inhabitants in its area. It is administratively divided into 6 zones and 110 wards with a ward population range of 19,000 to 30,000. It is the 75th largest city in the world.
The name is believed to have derived from Karnapur (meaning "town of Karna", one of the heroes of the Mahabharata). Another theory is that it came from the nearby town of Makanpur, earlier known as Khairabad, where the Sufi saint of the MadariyaSufi order, Badiuddin Zinda Shah Madar, settled.
In 1207, Raja Kanh Deo of the Kanhpuria clan established the village of Kanhpur, which later came to be known as Kanpur. The area that is now Kanpur was ruled by rulers of Kannauj, Harsha Vardhan, Mihir Bhoja, Jai Chand and early Muslim rulers through the Sur Dynasty. The first mention of Kanpur was made in 1579 during Sher Shah's regime.
Daughter of paan shop owner, Nishi Gupta (27) of Kanpur topped the PCS (J) examination, the result of which was announced on Wednesday ... “My father, Nirankar Gupta is owner of Paan Shop in Kanpur while mother, Rekha Gupta is a housewife ... Nishi was always interested in getting into lawyering since her childhood.
Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh), April 28 (IANS) Gaurav Dikshit, the lawyer of jailed Samajwadi PartyMLAIrfan Solanki, has refused to represent Solanki in court any longer on grounds that he has not being paid his fees since last four months and had to put money from his own pocket to pursue the cases pending against Solanki.
Police said the encounter occurred at 12.45pm on Thursday when two teams intercepted Asad, 19, and Ghulam, 40, on the Kanpur-Jhansi highway. Both were absconding after being named in the murder of Umesh Pal, a lawyer who was a key witness in a sensational 2005 murder and who was ...
Police said the encounter occurred at 12.45pm on Thursday when two teams intercepted Asad (19) and Hasan (40) on the Kanpur-Jhansi highway. Both were absconding after being named in the murder of Umesh Pal, a lawyer who was a key witness in a sensational 2005 murder and who was ...
Police said the encounter occurred at 12.45pm when two teams intercepted Asad, 19, and GhulamHasan, his 40-year-old accomplice, on the Kanpur-Jhansi highway ...Kumar said the STF team tried to intercept Asad and Ghulam near Paricha Dham on the Kanpur-Jhansi highway on a specific tip-off about their movement.
PRAYAGRAJ A bench of seven judges of the Allahabad high court -- led by Chief Justice Pritinker Diwaker -- has initiated contempt proceedings against office bearers of the KanpurBar Association and Lawyers’ Association, Kanpur Nagar, for going on an indefinite strike, ‘paralysing the judicial work in district court’.
The bench said KanpurBar Association and the Lawyers’ Association, Kanpur Nagar are on continuous strike ... Shukla, General Secretary, the Lawyers’ Association, Kanpur Nagar.”. The bench said Kanpur Bar Association and the Lawyers’ Association, Kanpur Nagar are on continuous strike.
The case was registered on November 9 last year against four-time Samajwadi PartyMLA from Sisamau (in Kanpur) Irfan Solanki and his brother Rizwan ... Solanki\u2019s lawyer Advocate Gaurav Dixit said, \u201cThe case came up for hearing in the MP\/MLA court in Kanpur.