About Lalkuan

Lalkuan city is located close to the banks of River Gaula in Nainital district of Uttarakhand. It is located at a distance of 38 km away from its district Headquarters Nainital, 268 km away from state capital Dehradun and 260 km away from the national capital Lucknow. The city is very popular for its Century Pulp and Paper industry that belongs to Birla Group.

People from all disciplines reside in the city and they mostly speak Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Garhwali and Kumauni. Agriculture and dairy are the two main occupations of the locals here. The city holds a total population of 7644 as per 2011 population census. The density of population in the city is 1798.6 people in an inch per sq km in an area of 4.25 sq km. Shri. Pramod Singh Rautela is a popular personality in Lalkuan who contributed his efforts to the youth development.

Geography of Lalkuan

Geography of LalkuanLalkuan is elevated at a height of 371 meters above sea level which is about 1217 feet and it got its coordinates at 29.08° North latitude and 79.52° East longitude. The city is bounded by Bhimtal Tehsil in the North, Dhari Tehsil in the North, Nainital Tehsil in the North and Okhalkanda Tehsil in the East. 

The River Gola and River Gaula flows very close to the east boundary of the city. Winters and monsoon are very cool in the city while summers are hot.

Areas and Localities in Lalkuan

The popular areas and localities in Lalkuan are A6 block, Railway colony, Chungi number 2, Staff colony and west Rajiv colony.

Localities nearby Lalkuan

The localities that lie nearby Lalkuan are Bachi Newar and Haripur Bachi localities in the north, Tanda, Khatola localities in the west, Fauji colony and TA colony in the south and Gola and Dauli ranges in its east.

Administration in Lalkuan

Lalkuan city constitutes a Nagar Panchayat with 7 wards for which elections are held once in 5 years to elect 7 ward members to the Lalkuan Nagar Panchayat to form local self-government in the city. The city operates under Kumaon administrative division of Uttarakhand state administration. To maintain law and order in the city a police station functions in the city.

Lalkuan Police Station
Address:
NH 87
Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Lalkuan is one of the eight sub districts or Tehsils in Nainital district apart from Haldwani, Ramnagar, Nainital, Dhari, Kaladhungi, Kosya Kutauli and Betalghat. Lalkuan is a Tehsil Headquarters. The district is again divided into 8 developmental blocks which also includes Lalkuan.

The city falls within Nainital Lok Sabha constituency and the current MP of the constituency is Shri Karan Chand Singh Baba elected to Parliament in the year 2014. The city belongs to Lalkuan Vidhan Sabha constituency and the current MLA of the constituency is Shri Harish Chandra Durgapal elected to Uttarakhand Vidhan Sabha in the year 2012.     

Places of Worships in Lalkuan

Places of Worships in LalkuanThe city is very popular for its places of worships which bring in a huge number of devotees to its grounds every year.

God Shiv Temple
Address:
CPP 25 Acre Colony
Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Temple
Address:
Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Shri Ram Mandir
Address:
Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Shiva Mandir
Address:
NH 87
Address: Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Shiv Mandir
Address
: Staff Colony
Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Maha Kali Mata Temple
Address:
Rajiv Nagar Bangali Colony
Lalkuan, Nainital- 262402

Tourist Places nearby Lalkuan

The city is located amidst very popular tourist destinations like Kathgodam at 29 km away, Bhimtal at 46 km away, Sattal at 57 km away, Bhowali at 54 km away and Nainital at 38 km away.

Clinics in Lalkuan

The J K Dental Care & Polly Clinic in Lalkuan is a very well-known clinic in the Tehsil which offers quality health care service.

J K Dental Care & Polly Clinic
Address:
Nainital Road
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 05942-268078
Landmark: Near State Bank Of India

Medical Stores in Lalkuan

The city operates two well-known medical stores like Jitendra Kumar Rajput pharmacy and the Anurag medical stores in its grounds.

Jitendra Kumar Rajput
Address:
H No.19-B, Railway Colony
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 9074166271

Anurag Medical Store
Address:
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402

Caterers in Lalkuan

The catering service agencies in the city offers quality food service for kinds of social events hosted in and around Lalkuan.

Kharak Singh & Caterers
Address
: Car Road
Rajeev Nagar-1, Bindukhatta
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 8979747415, 7895122120

M/S Negi Enterprises
Address:
Indira Nagar No- 2, Car Road
Bindukhatta
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 9639920995

Petrol Pumps in Lalkuan

The New Janta filling station and the Shaheed Chandan filling station are two fuel filling stations in Lalkuan city.

New Janta Filling Station
Address:
Nainital Road
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 9897038473, 05945-268060

Shaheed Chandan Filling Station
Address:
Bareilly Road
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 9917690516

Banks in Lalkuan

The city operates bank branches of nationalized and regional rural banks in its grounds.

State Bank Of India
Address:
Nainital Main Road
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 05945-269134, 268052, 18004253800

Uttarakhand Gramin Bank
Address:
Car Road, Bindukhatta
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 9219407780

The Nainital Bank Limited
Address:
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 05945-268024

State Bank Of India
Address:
Paint Puram Kusumkhera
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 05945-269134, 05945-269134

Axis Bank Ltd
Address:
House No. 413
Rajeev Nagar, Boring Katta
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 1800 103 5577

Punjab National Bank
Address:
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 1800 180 2222

Regional Passport Office for Lalkuan

The Dehradun passport office is the regional passport office for Lalkuan jurisdiction.

Dehradun Passport Office
Address
: 12, Aroma Hotel Building
New Road
Dehradun, Uttarakhand- 248001
Phone no: 0135 265 2165
Landmark: Near MKP Inter College

Textile Stores in Lalkuan

The Wasim cloth house is a very popular textile store in the city that receives customers from the whole of Lalkuan Tehsil.

Wasim cloth house
Address:
Gola Rd
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 05945 269 254

Retail Stores in Lalkuan

The Ganpat Ram Kirana Merchant is a popular general cum retail store in Lalkuan city where retail goods can be brought.

Ganpat Ram Kirana Merchant
Address:
NH 87
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402

Jewellery Showrooms in Lalkuan

The Aditya Jewellers in Lalkuan is a very famous jewellery showroom in Lalkuan Tehsil with numerous attractive jewellery collections.

Aditya Jewellers
Address:
Car Road
Bindukhatta
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 8057207136

Electronic Stores in Lalkuan

The Mateshwari Enterprises is a well-known electronic store in Lalkuan selling all branded electronic products.

Mateshwari Enterprises
Address:
Shastri Nagar Tikonia, Bindukhatta
Lalkuan, Nainital - 262402
Phone no: 9897010108

Quick Facts about Lalkuan

State: Uttarakhand
District: Nainital
Division: Kumaon
Altitude: 371 m
Latitude: 29.08° N
Longitude: 79.52° E
Population: 7644
PIN Code: 262402
STD Code: 05946
Local Languages: Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Garhwali and Kumauni

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