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Bhelupur, Varanasi

For other uses, see Bhelupur.
Not to be confused with Bhelupur, Buxar district.
Bhelupur, main road.(West to East view leading to Bhelupur Police Station). Picture taken from Water Works.Road is called "Kamachha Road"
Bhelupur, main road.
(West to East view leading to Bhelupur Police Station). Picture taken from Water Works.
Road is called "Kamachha Road"
Area location on Varanasi district map

Coordinates: 25°18′14″N 82°59′24″E / 25.303969°N 82.990008°E / 25.303969; 82.990008Coordinates: 25°18′14″N 82°59′24″E / 25.303969°N 82.990008°E / 25.303969; 82.990008{{#coordinates:25.303969|82.990008|type:city_region:|||||| |primary |name=

Country Template:Country data India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Varanasi
 • Body Varanasi Nagar Nigam
 • M.P. Narendra Modi
BJP[1](since 2014)
 • M.L.A Jyotsana Srivastava
BJP[2] (since 2012)
Varanasi Cantonment
Elevation 85 m (279 ft)
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Postal code 221010
Telephone code +91-542
Vehicle registration UP65 XXXX
District website Official website

Bhelupur (a.k.a Bhelupura) is a suburban neighborhood located in south of Varanasi district (Uttar Pradesh). It is situated 2.5 kilometers west of Kedar ghat and to the river Ganges. Benaras Hindu University is situated 4.5 kilometers south of Bhelupur.[3]

Bhelupur is bounded by Rathyatra in North, Lanka in South, Sonarpura in East and Sudamapur Bari Gaibi in the West.[4]

Places of importance

By the virtue of being a part of one of the oldest cities in the world (Varanasi), Bhelupur's history dates several hundred years back and houses several places of historical and touristic importance & interest.


Bhelupur has several schools and colleges; some dating back to the late 19th century.


Bhelupur is situated in centre of Varanasi city and South of Varanasi district. Kamchchha, Gurubaugh, Ashfaq Nagar, Khojwan, Gurudham colony, Jawahar Nagar colony, Padampuri colony, Ravindra Puri and Durga Kund are a part of Bhelupur jurisdiction.


Bhelupur is served by Varanasi railway station (3 kilometers) and Varanasi airport (21 kilometers).


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