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About Dharapur

Dharapur is a small town in Kamrup Metro district of Assam. Dharapur is located at a distance of 19 kms, 38 minutes from Guwahati.

Demography of Dharapur

According to 2001 India census, Dharapur had a population of 7668 where males constitute 65% and females constitute 46% of the total population. The average literacy rate of Dharapur is 71% with 74% males and 67% female literates.

Tourist Places in Dharapur

There are some very interesting tourist places located near Dharapur which the tourists must visit during their stay in the town. The nearby tourist spots of Dharapur include:

Deepor Beel

Deepor Beel

The Deepor Beel is located 10 kms from Dharapur town and it takes only 20 minutes to reach Deepor Beel from Dharapur. Deepor Beel is a permanent fresh water lake and one of the largest beels (lakes) in the Brahmaputra valley of Lower Assam. It is an important bird watching spot as you can spot several migratory birds here.

Kamakhya TempleKamakhya Temple

The Kamakhya Temple is situated 12.5 km from Dharapur. It is one of the most important pilgrim spots in Assam, dedicated to the mother goddess Kamakhya. You can reach Kamakhya temple, one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pithas, in just 28 minutes from Dharapur.

Umananda Temple Umananda Temple

Another important temple you can visit near Dharapur is Umananda Temple situated 15.7 km and 37 minute from Dharapur. Visit this amazing Shiva temple located at the Peacock Island in the middle of river Brahmaputra for that wonderful experience of temple, island and absolute beauty.

Transport Services in Dharapur

The town of Dharapur is situated 19 km from Guwahati and hence is well connected to other parts of Assam by airways, railways and roadways.

By Air: The nearest airport to Dharapur is Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport.

By Rail: The nearest railway station to Dharapur is Guwahati Railway Station.

By Road: In Dharapur buses and auto rickshaws are the local means of transport.

Emergency Services in Dharapur

The town of Dharapur is well prepared to deal with emergency situations like that of medical, police and fire emergency cases. It provides the citizens with all the emergency facilities like that of hospitals, police stations and fire stations. The following emergency contact numbers can be helpful in case of any emergency situation in Dharapur.

Hospitals Near Dharapur

Find below the hospitals situated near Dharapur.

Sanjevani Hospital
Address: AT Rd, Maligaon, Guwahati
Phone: 0361 267 4892

N.F Railway Central Hospital
Address: P.N.G.B.Road, Maligaon, Guwahati
Phone: 0361 257 0492

Narayana Superspeciality Hospital
Address: Tularam Bafna Civil Hospital Complex Amingoan, Guwahati
Phone: 088118 88888

Police Station Near Dharapur

Find below the contact details of Police station near Dharapur.

Jalukbari Police Station
Address: Adabari, Guwahati, Assam 781012
Phone:0361 257 0522

Fire Station Near Dharapur

Given below is the contact details of fire station near Dharapur.

Fire and Emergency Services Station

Address: Mirza, Maliata, Assam 781125
Phone: 03623 230 089

Public Utility Services in Dharapur

The town of Dharapur provides to the citizens the required public utility services like that of banking, postal services. Below is the contact details of important offices in Dharapur.

Banks in Dharapur

Banks are one of the important financial organisations providing sincere services in Dharapur. Banks like Indian Bank, Canara Bank and Vijaya Bank provides services in Dharapur. Given below is the contact details of banks located in Dharapur.

Indian Bank
Address: Dharapur, Assam
Phone: 9435346024
IFSC code: IDIB000D081

Vijaya Bank
Address: Dharapur, Assam
IFSC code: VIJB0008016

Canara Bank
Address: Dharapur, Assam
Contact Details: CB4557@CANARABANK.COM
IFSC code: CNRB0004557

Post Office in Dharapur

Find below the contact details of post Office located in Dharapur.

Post Office Dharapur
Post Office Address: The Post Master,
Dharapur Post Office,
Jalukbari Lac Taluk,
Kamrup District,
Pincode: 781014.

Dharapur Fact File

State: Assam
District: Kamrup
Population (2001): 7,668
Languages: Assamese
Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN Code: 781014
Phone Code: 0361

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