About Meghraj

Meghraj is a town in Aravalli district of Gujarat. Lunawada, Modasa and Sagwara are some of the nearby cities from here. Though a small town, still Meghraj has its own importance. The city is known for its rich culture and vibrant lifestyle.
 
Profile of Meghraj

Geography of Meghraj

Meghraj is located at geographical coordinates of 23.5°N and 73.5°E with an average elevation of 178 meters or 584 feet above sea level. It is located 22 KM from Aravalli and 108 KM towards from the state capital of Gandhinagar. The city has a good road and rail connectivity to different nearby cities. One can find frequent public and private bus services operating here on different routes. Ahmedabad junction is the nearest major railway station from here located at a distance of 126 KM.

History and Culture of Meghraj

Meghraj gets its name from Thakur Sahab Shri Meghrajsinhji (son of Hamrajsinhji) who established state of 42 villages under Meghraj. Hindi and Gujarati are the local languages spoken here. It was an important town during 15th century and saw the reign of Sultan Bahadur Shah. The city has also been home to many Sufi saints like Syed Jahangir Baba, Saat Syed Baba, Geban Shah Baba and Ogan Syed. As per the census of 2011, city has a population of 11,363 and a literacy rate of 86.05% .

Tourism in Meghraj

There are beautiful places in and around Meghraj that can be explored on one's visit here. Some of the famous tourist attractions here include Gayatri Temple, Hanuman Temple, Gheli Mata Temple, Ambe Mata Temple, Mahadev Temple, Shree Nathji Temple, Roleshwar Mahadev Temple, Nana-Nani Garden, Newly made Jala-Sai Temple, Jumma Masjid, Masjide Raza, Ashrafi Masjid, Madina Masjid, Ashrafiya Darool Qir'aat, Chishtiya Darbar and Babe Noorul Ain Gate.

Utility Services in Meghraj

A region in and around Meghraj makes available basic public utility services for overall development. In fact utility services are the basic needs of common masses in a region where they inhabit. Meghraj being an important town is fast spreading its wings in areas of utility services. Constant steps have been taken by the authorities to provide facilities like electricity, drinking water & sanitation facilities, transportation, telecommunication, healthcare, banking, safety and postal services amongst others.

Hotels in Meghraj

Hotel Manpasand
Address: Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 097260 99976

Hotel Sunshine
Address: 4th floor, Dwarkapuri Complex, Meghraj Road, Modasa, Gujarat 383315
Phone: 099989 32245

Hotel Agaman
Address: Dhirakhantna Muvada, Gujarat 383345

Purnima Hotel
Address: Modasa, Gujarat 383315
Phone: 084601 57765

Restaurants in Meghraj

New Bombay Choupati
Address: GJ SH 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 097146 12193

Laxmi Bel Pakodi Center
Address: Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 099134 19770

Jalaram Tea Stall
Address: Meghraj Rd, Ellora complex, Alankar Society, Modasa, Gujarat 383315
Phone: 081417 28511

Hospitals in Meghraj

Jalaram Arogya Seva Trust
Address: 7, Gujarat State Highway 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350

General Hospital
Address: 10, Gujarat State Highway 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 02773 245 081

Sanjeevani Hospital
Address: 10, GJ SH 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 077423 89520

Vardaan Hospital
Address: Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 02773 245 252

Referal Hospital
Address: Meghraj, Gujarat 383350

Lifeline Children's Hospital & Diagnostic Centre
Address: Opp. Bus Station, Golden Plaza Complex, First Floor, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 063522 99895

Seehat Clinic
Address: Gujarat State Highway 145, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350

Chemists in Meghraj

Shri Ram Medical & Provision Stores
Address: 10, GJ SH 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 091733 06633

Jan Aushadhi Store
Address: 7, GJ SH 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350

Sukun Medical & Provision Store
Address: 10, Gujarat State Highway 146, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 098988 91048

New Life Medical Store Pharmacy
Address: Opp. market yard, Meghraj, Gujarat 383350
Phone: 094295 78501

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