District Collector

Shri Rakesh Kumar Jaiswal ,  IAS

Contact :  05642- 220254 / 220871



District Dholpur is situated in the eastern part of Rajasthan. The district  came  into  existence in 1982 comprising four tehsils of Bharatpur.  Read More

How To Reach

Climatic Position

Dholpur experiences quite variations in its seasons. It is quite hot in summers. Temperature reaches above 40 °C while temperature remains around 10 °C in winter.

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  • The Machkund Temple
  • Chambal Wild Life Sanctuary
  • Talab E Shahi                          

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The district majorly has three type of industries agro based, mineral based and forest based.

As on 31.03.12 total industrial units in the district were 2442.                

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Magnificent Dholpur

  • The Machkund

    The Machkund

    Muchchhkund is about 4 km from the town of Dholpur. It is an ancient sacred place. The place is named after Raja Muchchhukand, the 24th of the Suryavanshi Dynasty (the solar race) who is said to have reigned nineteen generations before Lord Ram. It is now a sacred place for pilgrims.

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  • National Chambal (Gharial) Wildlife Sanctuary

    National Chambal (Gharial) Wildlife Sanctuary

    The Chambal river remains one of north India's most unpolluted rivers, home to a rich diversity of flora and fauna. National Chambal (Gharial) Wildlife Sanctuary contains the rare Ganges river dolphins.

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  • Talab E Shahi

    Talab E Shahi

    Talab-e-Shahi:  27 kilometres from Dholpur (and 5 kilometers from Bari) is a picturesque lake called Talab Shahi. The lake and the palace were built in 1617 A.D. as a shooting lodge for Prince Shah Jahan. The palace and the lake were later maintained by the ruler of Dholpur. 

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