Aligarh is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh that is famous for its lock industries. It is the administrative headquarters of the Aligarh district. It lies 307 kilometres (191 mi) northwest of Kanpur and is approximately 145 kilometres (90 mi) southeast of the capital, New Delhi. Notable as the seat of Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh is the 8th largest city in Uttar Pradesh and 55th largest city in India.
Muslims comprise more than 20% of the electorate in five of the eight constituencies, while four seats are reserved for scheduled castes. Agra is known as the Dalit capital of North India. Muslim and.. IndiaTimes - Published