Basti district, Uttar Pradesh

» My India » States » Districts »

Add your district or city to our database and earn revenue from Advertisements !
If your district/city/village is not listed in our database, you may add it now and optionally become a local editor for your district. Add your district now or learn more about revenue sharing.

Basti District (Uttar Pradesh)

Posted Date: 12 Jan 2009      Posted By: Tony John    Member Level: Diamond  Points: 0

Local Representative for Basti district

State: Uttar Pradesh
Collectorate Office:
Telephone Number:

Taluks in Basti district:

  • Basti
  • Harraiya
  • Rudauli
  • Bahadhurpur
  • Bankati
  • Bugauliya
  • Gaur
  • Kaptanganj
  • Kudaraha
  • Paras Rampur
  • Ramnager
  • Saltaua Gopal Pur
  • Sau Ghat
  • Vikram Jot

  • Don't find a taluk in this district ? Add Taluk and earn revenue.

    The URL of Basti is

    The collector of Basti district is Sri Anil Kumar Damele.
    Ph: 05542-247155

    About Basti

    Basti district was formed in 1865. It is believed that the name 'Basti' originated from the name of guru Vashistha, the guru of Lord Rama, who had his ashram in this region. About 94% of Basti district is rural area. Agriculture is the main occupation. The ditrict is well-connected with railways and roadways.

    Basti railway station lies on the main route of Gorakhpur-Lucknow line. Vaishali express, Gorakhdham Express, Saptkranti, Kushinagar Express are the famous trains which halt at the stations. Basti is about 72 km away from Gorakhpur and 210 km away from Lucknow.

    - Madhvee Chaubey

    Updates & Comments:

    Looking for University or College admissions in India for 2021 - 2022 Academic Year?

    Top Contributors
    TodayLast 7 Daysmore...

    Awards & Gifts

    Online Members

    SpiderWorks Technologies Pvt Ltd, Kochi - India. © All Rights Reserved.