Moga is a city in the Indian state of Punjab.
It became part and headquarters of 17th District in the state, Moga district of Punjab state on 24th day of November 1995, by then Chief Minister Harcharan Singh Brar. Before this, Moga was a part of Faridkot District as a tehsil. Moga town is situated on the National Highway 95 .Moga district is bordered by Jalandhar district in the north, Ludhiana district in the East, Sangrur in the South and Faridkot and Ferozpur in the West. It stretches between longitude 75 degree - 15, 75 degree - 25 east and latitude 30 degree - 35 and 31 degree 15 North. It spreads over an area on 2230 km2, which comes to 4.42% of the Punjab State. The average annual rainfall of district was 234.5 mm by the year 1999.
It is located 368 km from New Delhi,184 km from Chandigarh,67 km from Ludhiana,110 km from Amritsar,85 km from Bathinda and 1600 km from Mumbai.
As per provisional data of 2011 census Moga urban agglomeration had a population of 159,897, out of which males were 84,808 and females were 75,089. The literacy rate was 81.42 per cent.
See also: List of cities in Punjab and Chandigarh
As of 2001 India census, the town of Moga had a population of 124,624. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Moga has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 71%, and female literacy is 66%. In Moga, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.
By the provisional figure of same 2001 census the Moga District ranks 11th within Punjab with a population of about 886313, which is 3.65 percent of the total population of Punjab State. There are 883 females per thousand male in Moga district by census 2001, which is one less than found in 1991 census, that was 884. Although rate of population growth is low but the density of population has increased, which is 400 per km2. as compared to 351 by 1991 census. In Moga District 82.09 percent population is literate, whereas the rate for male & female literacy is 85.00 & 78.82 percent respectively.
Moga is in Punjab telecom region.
Important Cities close to MOGA :
, Jalandhar cantt
Providers with 4G coverage in MOGA :
Providers with 3G coverage in MOGA :
Mobile recharge and Datacard dealers near Moga
|JINDER TELE WORLD-BTD
||VPO THATHI BHAITEHSIL BAGHAPURANADISTT MOGADISTT MOGA
||Surchet Market, Near Sbi Bank, Kotkapura Road, Baghapurana
||BHAG SINGH MARKET, AMRITSAR ROAD MOGA
||SHOP NO 18, MOTI BAGH MARKET, NEAR SDM RESIDENCE, ZIRA
|SHIV SHAKTI TELECOM
||SHIV SHAKTI TELECOM , NANAK NAGRI MOGA
|VFMS GAGAN ENTERPRISES
||PALIKA MARKET LOHIAN KHAS JALANDHAR
|VFMS GURMEET TELECOM
||RAJINDRA ROAD DHARAMKOT
|VFMS KASHYAP COMMUNICATION
||NEAR DEV HOTEL MAIN BAZAR MOGA
|VFMS RICKY ENTERPRISES
||MOGA ROAD NEAR HDFC BANK KOT ISE KHAN DISTT.MOGA
|VFMS SHIV TARDING CO
||NIHAL SINGH WALA ROAD NEAR SHARMAN SWEET HOUSE BAGHAPURANA
|VFMS SHRI GANPATI ENTERPRISES
||MOGA ROAD SHAHKOT
||Banna Devi, G.T. Road, Church ke Samne, Aligarh
|SHREE GANESH ENT.
||Santokh Singh Market, Akalsha Road, Moga
||Near Govt Girls Sen Sec School Main Bazar Moga Pb. 142001
||Near Bombay House Bakery, Amritsar Road, Moga-142001
|Sat Kartar Telecom
||Akalsar Road, Near Sardar Nagar, Moga
||Stadium Road, Street No. 9, New Town, Moga