Lethapora

Lethapora
village
Lethapora is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Lethapora
Lethapora
Location in Jammu and Kashmir, India
Coordinates: 33°57′50″N 74°57′50″E / 33.96389°N 74.96389°E / 33.96389; 74.96389Coordinates: 33°57′50″N 74°57′50″E / 33.96389°N 74.96389°E / 33.96389; 74.96389
Country India
State Jammu and Kashmir
District Pulwama
Tehsil Pampore
Elevation
1,620 m (5,310 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total 6,131
Census code 002982

Lethapora or Lethpora is a village in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is located in the Pampore tehsil, of Kashmir valley.

Location

Lethapora is located on the banks of Jhelum River. It lies at the foothills of south-western corner of Zabarwan mountain range locally known as Vastoorwun. The Srinagar Jammu National Highway passes through the village.[1][2]

Demographics

According to the 2011 census of India, Lethapora has 828 households. The average literacy rate (i.e. the literacy rate of population excluding children aged 6 and below) is 70.53%. Most people of the village are associated with agriculture. Saffron is the main crop and the main source of income for the village.

References

  1. ^ "Kashmir's Legendary Saffron". Outlook Traveller. Retrieved 16 February 2019.
  2. ^ "The Tribune, Chandigarh, India - JAMMU TRIBUNE". www.tribuneindia.com. Retrieved 16 February 2019.

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