Mineral Atlas


 

DISTRICT -BIJNOR
 

Location- District lies in the north of Uttar Pradesh, bounded by Pauri in the northeast, Nainital and Moradabad in the east, Muzaffarnagar and Meerut in the west and Thakurdwara, Amroha and Hasanpur in the south.

Toposheet No.-53K

Latitude-29004′ 36″ N - 29059′ N

Longitude-77057′24″ E - 78054′ 48″ E

Area-4561 sq. Km


Geological Setup
 

Recent River filled sediments.

Major Rivers- Ganga and Phika
 

Minerals
Minor minerals- Sand, Boulder, Bajri and Morrum

Sanctioned leases-(i) Sand /morrum/Boulder-31                                        

Mineral Based industries

 (i)  Stone crushers-10

 (ii) Brick klin-188

Revenue from major and minor minerals (2005-2006) - Rs 246.22 Lakhs        (Click here to Large Image)