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Connectivity from Varanasi to Robertsganj city

A legendary city of Uttar Pradesh, Sonebhadra district is Robertsganj. This city accounts the area of 6,788 km ² and is 90 km away from Varanasi city. The Robertsganj is situated at an average elevation of 301 meters and is famous for forts and some industrial contribution to the world. The most famous fort is “Vijaygarh Fort” because of the popular Hindi novel “Chandrakanta” written by “Devaki Nandan Khatri”. This city has the literacy of around 71%. The weather climate in summer goes up to 30 °C–42 °C and in winter it is about to 2 °C–15 °C while of the rainy season the weather looks pleasant.

Connectivity of Robertsganj

From the development view, there are enough facilities for this city’s residential people to stay tuned with the other cities. This city is not so far from Varanasi and has its industrial contribution as well, so It is connected by the following ways:

  • The Robertsganj city has its nearest airport situated in Varanasi and there are various flights available to the major cities of India.
  • The connectivity by road is also good here; it is only 90 km away so transporting from Varanasi to Robertsganj is easy and comfortable.
  • There are some of the major highways that pass from Robertsganj city like NH7, National Highway ,which connects to various cities and many more in other cities.

This city also possesses the train rout that gives the short journey time to reach Robertsganj city. Some of them are Singrauli-Varanasi Intercity expresses, S bhakhtiyarpur- Robertsganj and many more




Robertsganj city political details

The Robertsganj is one of the tourist place in India where, every year, thousands of people take visit and speed their holidays in between the nature and historical forts. The Robertsganj city is placed in Sonebhadra District, Uttar Pradesh, India. This city is 90 km away from Varanasi city and is situated at an average elevation of 301 meters. The Robertsganj city has the administrative headquarter of Sonebhadra district. This city has international connections with Bangkok, Colombo, Hong Kong, Macca and Kathmandu it is also connected with various major Indian cities by Road, by Train or By Flights.

The Robertsganj Political details

This city has various achievements like historical places, Rivers, Industrial plants and factories, etc. hence a strong political career is also present in the Robertsganj city. The Robertsganj city is a Lok Sabha parliamentary constituency of Uttar Pradesh.

  • The Robertsganj Lok Sabha constituency was created in the year 1962 and has members from Indian National Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party, Bahujan Samaj Party, Samajwadi Party, Aam Aadmi Party etc.
  • The last election held in Robertsganj city was in year 2014 and was won by “Chhotelal” from Bharatiya Janata Party with 378211 votes.
  • The Robertsganj Sonebhadra situated city has a long and shining political career in Lok Sabha Constituency and is an active and the hardworking assembly of India’s best politicians.

The city has various historical places that accounts as the best part of the Robertsganj city, the electrical power plants are situated in its rivers and various cement factories, coal power generation plant and many more things makes it a big resource of India.



About Robertsganj City of district Sonbhadra

Robertsganj is situated in southern part of eastern up and also known a famous city in Sonbhadra district, India.It is 90 km aways from Varanasi, 170 km from Allahabad, 320 km from Lukhnow and 376 km from Kanpur, Renukut is 58 Km away from Robertsganj.

You can visit anytime here but the best whether to visit here is July to March. The Average Winter temperature is 100- 17.50 C, In summer 2105 to 40C and Raining June to September.

Robertsganj is the city of old temples.There are many oldest temples, forts, falls, Few of them are Aghori Fort, Amarnath Gufa, Banvasi Sewa Ashram,
Buddha Idol, Dhanraul Dam, Ek Mukhi Shiv Temple,
Gauri Shanker Temple, Jwala Devi Temple, Kaimur Wildlife Sanctuary,
Kandakeshwar Mahadev, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Maa Vaishno Devi Temple,
Maya Van Chetna Kendra, Muir Fall, Mukha Dari,
Panch Mukhi Mahadev, Renukut, Rihand Dam and Govind Ballabh Pant Sagar,
Salkhan Fossils Park, Shaheed Udyan Parasi, Shiv Dwar,
Shiv Dwar in Shaktinagar , Shiv Temple Barailla, Son View Point
Van Devi Dham, Veer Lorik Pathar, Vijaygarh Fort
,Vishnu Temple

The spoken language here is Hindi, English and Bhojpuri, and Local transport is Auto, Cycle rickshaw or taxies.

You can reach here by the Road-NH-2, NH-27 and NH-76, NH-96, SH-44, SH-7, these roads connecting it with all major cities of uttar paradesh.

Bus stand of Robertsganj : Near Dhramshal.

Railways Station of Robertsganj : Near by Robertsganj Court(Tehsil)

Airport Near to Robertsganj : Babatpur Airport, Varanasi 145 km.

Robertsganj is Located between Vindhyan Range and Kaimur Range. There are many evident from the rock paintings found in abundance in this region,  that show that this area had been the centre of activities of pre-historic man. Ancient temples are spangled all over Vindhyan Range. Religious and Cultural evidences available here correlate this area with Ramayan and Mahabharata Era, 3rd Century to 9th Century.