Kanpur has an area of over 605km2 with an approximate population of 5.03 million inhabitants in its area. It is administratively divided into 6 zones and 110 wards with a ward population range of 19,000 to 30,000. It is the 75th largest city in the world.
The name is believed to have derived from Karnapur (meaning "town of Karna", one of the heroes of the Mahabharata). Another theory is that it came from the nearby town of Makanpur, earlier known as Khairabad, where the Sufi saint of the MadariyaSufi order, Badiuddin Zinda Shah Madar, settled.
In 1207, Raja Kanh Deo of the Kanhpuria clan established the village of Kanhpur, which later came to be known as Kanpur. The area that is now Kanpur was ruled by rulers of Kannauj, Harsha Vardhan, Mihir Bhoja, Jai Chand and early Muslim rulers through the Sur Dynasty. The first mention of Kanpur was made in 1579 during Sher Shah's regime.
The observations, uploaded on the court website on Wednesday, came during the hearing of a public interest plea ... ‣ Portals ... ‣ Testing ... If we consider the report(s) of nodal officers of Gorakhpur, Lucknow, Prayagraj, Gautam Budh Nagar and Kanpur, the scene emerges otherwise than the picture shown (about) figures of deaths,” the court said. .
If we consider the report of NodalOfficers of Gorakhpur, Lucknow, Prayagraj, Gautambudh Nagar and Kanpur, the scene emerges otherwise than the picture shown with figures of deaths,” the bench said, adding that it would take up the matter “after considering our nodal officers’ report on the next date”.
However, after the Times of India published a report on the same, the Chief Minister's Office issued a clarification on Twitter saying that IITKanpur has been asked to find out if nitrogen plants in the state can be used to produce oxygen.
He was also issued a notice about the article on the supply of oxygen to Kanpur which he shared on Facebook ... Unko Rae Bareli ki janta kabhi maaf nahi karegi (People of Rae Bareli will never forgive the government officers, who routed 20 tonnes of oxygen to Kanpur to be in the good books of their bosses, thereby putting many lives in danger).”.
The barrage of memes came after he proposed the "solution" to the country's current oxygen shortage ... In a now-deleted tweet, the chief minister's office had directed that institutions like IITKanpur should coordinate with experts to explore the proposal. Twitter users, however, were unimpressed. DearAjay , ... News ... UP CM ... Translation ... Credit ... .
He has asked the additional chief secretaries of revenue, panchayati raj and rural development departments, all divisional commissioners, all ADGs, all IGs, the police commissioners of Lucknow, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Kanpur and Varanasi, and all chief medical officers to implement the restrictions strictly.
For the last four days, Anil Bajpai has been trying to get his 53-year-old wife Rashmi, a Covid patient, admitted to a hospital in Kanpur... A 34-year-old police constable, posted in Kanpur city, said that he has not received any ... Both Kanpur District Magistrate Alok Tiwari and Chief Medical Officer Dr Anil Mishra were unavailable for comment.
If a patient is without a bed, then the district magistrate and the chief medical officer of the district concerned will be accountable,” he said ... He also asked the officers concerned to get in touch with Indian Institute of Technology-Kanpur (IIT-K), Indian Institute of Management-Lucknow (IIM-L) and IIT-BHU for oxygen audit in cities.