Rohru town located at shimla district

Rohru/Rohroo is teshil of distt Shimla of himachal Predash India. rohru is a town having its own municipal committee. it is located at the bank of PABBER RIVER. it is 115km away from Shimla and 98km from Rampur Bushar. it is only apporachable by bus and taxi services.Rohru have an average elivation 5,000 feets. Rohru is also known as APPLE VELLY of Himachal Pradesh.


Rohru formely was part of Bhushar reasat(state), when Himachal Pradesh comes into existance rohru was declared as seprate Teshil of district Shimla by the government of Himachal predesh.

Rohru has total population of 13,452 according to censos 2010 male population is about 59% and females are 41%. literacy rate of Rohru is 94%. its proude of rohru.
main earning of people are depend upon agricultur. some of people are in govt. services sme have their own busness. Rohru is well known apple producer in India. popularly rohru is known as APPLE VELLY. Rohru, Jbbal, Kothkhi, Seema are the heigest apple producing vallage.

climate conditions
rohru is totally hilly town temerature remains around 20-25 degree in summer and in winter it falls to -5 degree. rain here are predoical. Rohru also have higher snow fall which is required for apple production. higher show areas are Chanshil top, surachali top, Khara-pathar.

Place around Rohru
1.Shikru Devta temple:- is abeautiful temle made up of wood located in the heart of the town,the deity of this temple is Shikru devta who is deeply respected by the villagers. an annual fear is heald here in the month of april every year.

2.Hatkoti:- at altitude of1,100m is very beautiful village on the banks of Pabber river 11km away from rohru. Sanctified with a no of temples, it derived its name from godess Hateshwari, who is belived to be the embodiment of loard Shiva.

3.Samala:- is 2km away from town famous for Indera Gandhi cricket stadium. indoor stadium is also under construction. also samla is known for housing board colony(HIMUDA COLONY).

4.chirgaon:- 15km northeast to rohru famous for trout fishing.

5.Giri_ganga:- the hike of giri ganga is a enjoyable through deodar forest. this is the source of giri ganga that rise just below the "Kuffar peak" this pours its water into the mightly Yaumna & is a shine at the spoat.

Imp. info
distance from shimla 115km.
STD code- 01781
Pin code - 171207
vehicle no- HP10


Guest Author: 29 Feb 2012

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